Was the T 62 A good tank?

Was the T 62 A good tank?

The T-62 entered service with the Soviet Army in July 1961. Because of the firepower of the new 115 mm gun, it was considered to be a formidable tank for the time, despite its drawbacks. Along with the T-55, the T-62 was one of the most common tanks in the Soviet inventory.

Was the t26 a good tank?

It was a development of the British Vickers 6-Ton tank and was one of the most successful tank designs of the 1930s until its light armour became vulnerable to newer anti-tank guns. It was produced in greater numbers than any other tank of the period, with more than 11,000 units manufactured.

IS-2 II real?

The IS-2-II is a Soviet tier 8 heavy tank. A project of a double-barreled vehicle based on the mass-produced IS-2 heavy tank. It was supposed to feature a wider, elongated hull. Existed only in blueprints.

What is the best USSR tank?

The best Soviet tank, the T-34, was the most modern in the world, and the KV series the best armoured.

Why Russian tanks have low depression?

Soviet tanks had limited elevation and depression limits on their guns. Because they were designed to fight offensively (i.e., not from prepared defensive positions) the ability to defilade behind terrain features and depress their guns to fire was limited.

IS-7 tank model?

Developed in 1948, the IS-7 heavy tank was weighed 68-tons, was heavily armored and included a 130mm S-70 gun. It incorporated an automatic loader which achieved up to 8 rounds per minute, stabilizers, infrared night scopes, eight machine guns and armor from 220 to 300mm thickness.

When was the IS-3 made?

The IS-3 (also known as Object 703) is a Soviet heavy tank developed in late 1944. Its semi-hemispherical cast turret (resembling that of an upturned soup bowl), became the hallmark of post-war Soviet tanks. Its pike nose design would also be mirrored by other tanks of the IS tank family such as the IS-7 and T-10.

What is the strongest tank in Russian?

The T-90M tank, which is one of the newest additions to Russia’s T-90 series, is the most technologically advanced battle vehicle within Russia’s frontline arsenal, according to The Drive, and was first issued to Russian military divisions in the spring of 2020.

Are Russian tanks superior to US tanks?

Overall the new Russian tank is on par with the US Abrams tank. In some areas it is slightly superior than the Abrams, however it has got no cutting-edge superiority. The Abrams has technical superiority in mobility and cross-country performance.

Does Russia still have T 55?

In 1979, only one T-55 tank was lost. Since the beginning of 1980, they began to be replaced by modern T-62 and T-64 tanks. The T-62 and the T-55 were auctioned off in 2012, with all Russian active-duty military units mainly operating the T-72, the T-80 and the T-90.

Was the P 1000 Ratte built?

The Landkreuzer P. 1000 Ratte was never actually built, in part due to the poor performance of another German super-heavy tank, the largest tank ever actually built, the Panzer VIII Maus (“Mouse”), with a weight of 175 tonnes.

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