Heavy Tank: T57 Heavy Tank

T57 Heavy Tank

A project of a heavy tank with an oscillating turret and automatic loading. Developed from 1951. Experimental turrets for 120-mm and 155-mm guns were manufactured by 1957. However, the project was deemed unsuccessful and the development was discontinued.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier X
Hit Points 2,250 HP
Weight/Load Limit 54.43 / 58.0 t
Price 6,100,000
Crew
  1. Commander (Radio Operator)
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 810 h.p.
Speed Limit 35 km/h
Traverse Speed 30 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 36 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 203
  • sides 50
  • rear 38
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 127
  • sides 137
  • rear 50
Armament
Gun 120 mm Gun T179
Ammunition 36 pcs
Damage 300-500 HP
Armor Penetration 194-323 mm
Rate of Fire 7.74 rounds/min
View Range 400 m
Signal Range 745 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
X T169
  • front 127
  • sides 137
  • rear 50
36 400 66,000
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
X 120 mm Gun T179 400/400/515 258/340/60 7.74 310,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
X Continental AV-1790-5C 810 20 99,000
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
X T97 58.0 30 82,500
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
X AN/VRC-3 745 51,600