Strv m/42

sweden mediumTank V Strv m/42

Characteristics

Protection

16%
16%

Firepower

25%
25%

Shot Effectiveness

40%
40%

Maneuverability

36%
36%

Vehicle Details

Weight (t) 21.66
Hit Points 620
Engine Power (hp) 324
Speed Limit (km/h) 45
Standard Shell Penetration (mm) 77 - 105
Standard Shell Damage 105 - 175
Rate of Fire (rounds/min) 8.0

Historical Reference

Developed on the basis of the Lago medium tank in the 1930s. The 75-mm Bofors gun was mounted on the 22.5-ton tank. A total of 282 vehicles of different variants were produced. The TM, TH, and TV variants used the Scania-Vabis L-603 twin engines, which provided 160 h.p., while the Strv m/42 EH tanks were powered by a single Volvo A8B engine that provided 370 h.p.

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