SPG: SU-8

SU-8

A "Medium Triplex" self-propelled gun. Development started in 1934, but was soon suspended. After a pause, development resumed in 1939, but the vehicle never entered mass production.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier VI
Hit Points 270 HP
Weight/Load Limit 21.78 / 21.8 t
Price 932,000
Crew
  1. Commander (Radio Operator)
  2. Gunner
  3. Gunner
  4. Driver
  5. Loader
  6. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 440 h.p.
Speed Limit 48 km/h
Traverse Speed 20 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 18 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 30
  • sides 20
  • rear 20
Armament
Gun 122 mm Howitzer A-19
Ammunition 26 pcs
Damage 349-581 HP
Armor Penetration 49-81 mm
Rate of Fire 4.0 rounds/min
View Range 350 m
Signal Range 360 m

Configuration

Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
VI 152 mm Howitzer ML-20 mod. 1931 910/700 88/250 2.18 64,830
VI 122 mm Howitzer A-19 465/390 65/217 4.0 60,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
IV M-5-400F 440 20 10,000
IV M-17L 450 20 10,770
IV M-17T 500 20 13,460
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
V SU-8 21.8 20 8,500
VI SU-8 Bis 24.5 22 13,600
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
V 10R 360 3,660
IX 12RT 625 33,600