Light Tank: T71

T71

Experimental airborne light tank with an oscillating turret. Developed from 1952 through 1953 as a replacement for M41. The armament was deemed ineffective, and the development was discontinued. Only one wooden prototype was built.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier VII
Hit Points 840 HP
Weight/Load Limit 17.91 / 18.0 t
Price 1,400,000
Crew
  1. Commander (Radio Operator, Loader)
  2. Gunner (Loader)
  3. Driver
Mobility
Engine Power 340 h.p.
Speed Limit 64 km/h
Traverse Speed 54 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 42 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 25
  • sides 22
  • rear 19
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 22
  • sides 22
  • rear 22
Armament
Gun 76 mm Gun M1A2
Ammunition 60 pcs
Damage 86-144 HP
Armor Penetration 96-160 mm
Rate of Fire 16.36 rounds/min
View Range 400 m
Signal Range 410 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
VII T71
  • front 22
  • sides 22
  • rear 22
42 400 17,400
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
VI 76 mm Gun T185 150/150/185 175/210/38 12.0 63,000
VI 76 mm Gun M1A2 115/110/185 128/177/38 16.36 62,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
V Continental AOI-628-1 340 20 14,000
VII Continental AOI-628-2 400 15 34,000
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
VI T71 18.0 54 15,000
VII T71A1 20.0 56 18,000
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
VI AN/GRC-3 410 21,600
X AN/GRC-7 745 54,000