Tank Destroyer: T49

T49

Development started in the spring of 1942. After undergoing trials, the decision was made to replace the 57-mm gun with a 75-mm gun. The new design passed trials in the fall of 1942 but never saw service.

Characteristics for a vehicle with basic configuration and a crew with 100% qualification.

Main Characteristics

Tier V
Hit Points 340 HP
Weight/Load Limit 13.15 / 13.65 t
Price 400,000
Crew
  1. Commander
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Radio Operator
  5. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 330 h.p.
Speed Limit 61 km/h
Traverse Speed 30 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 16 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 21
  • sides 19
  • rear 13
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 21
  • sides 13
  • rear 13
Armament
Gun 57 mm Gun M1
Ammunition 70 pcs
Damage 56-94 HP
Armor Penetration 83-138 mm
Rate of Fire 25.0 rounds/min
View Range 370 m
Signal Range 325 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
IV T42
  • front 21
  • sides 13
  • rear 13
16 370 4,000
V T49
  • front 25
  • sides 19
  • rear 13
18 350 10,100
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
V 57 mm Gun M1 75/75/95 110/180/29 26.09 33,000
V 3-inch AT Gun M7 110/110/175 101/157/38 14.63 33,500
VI 76 mm AT Gun M1A1 115/110/185 128/177/38 18.75 50,330
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
IV Buick Series 60 330 20 10,400
V Wright Continental R-975C4 460 20 13,900
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
IV M10T41 13.65 30 4,300
V T49E2 16.4 32 10,200
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
IV SCR 510 325 1,980
VI SCR 610 420 24,600
X SCR 619 750 54,000