Heavy Tank: IS-3

IS-3

Mass production of the vehicle started in May 1945. On September 7,1945, IS-3 tanks type took part in the Allied Victory Parade through Berlin. A total of 1170 vehicles were manufactured by the end of 1946, when production was canceled. From 1948 through the late 1950s, the tanks underwent a number of modernization refits.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier VIII
Hit Points 1,450 HP
Weight/Load Limit 48.68 / 50.56 t
Price 2,568,500
Crew
  1. Commander (Radio Operator)
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 650 h.p.
Speed Limit 38 km/h
Traverse Speed 27 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 28 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 110
  • sides 90
  • rear 60
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 175
  • sides 175
  • rear 100
Armament
Gun 122 mm D-2-5T
Ammunition 28 pcs
Damage 293-488 HP
Armor Penetration 131-219 mm
Rate of Fire 4.08 rounds/min
View Range 330 m
Signal Range 440 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
VIII Kirovets-1
  • front 175
  • sides 175
  • rear 100
28 330 30,000
VIII IS-3
  • front 249
  • sides 172
  • rear 100
26 350 31,500
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
VII 122 mm D-2-5T 390/390/465 175/217/61 4.08 84,980
VII 100 mm D10T 250/250/330 175/235/50 6.82 78,180
VIII 122 mm D-25T 390/390/465 175/217/61 4.88 125,140
IX 122 mm BL-9 390/390/465 225/265/68 4.51 178,500
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
VIII V-11 650 15 55,270
IX V-2-54IS 700 12 79,290
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
VII IS-3 50.56 27 17,780
VIII IS-3M 53.9 30 31,450
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
VII 10RK 440 18,600
IX 12RT 625 33,600
X R-113 730 52,200