Caernarvon

uk heavyTank VIII Caernarvon

Characteristics

Protection

44%
44%

Firepower

51%
51%

Shot Effectiveness

68%
68%

Maneuverability

23%
23%

Vehicle Details

Weight (t) 59.14
Hit Points 1640
Engine Power (hp) 650
Speed Limit (km/h) 34
Standard Shell Penetration (mm) 145 - 197
Standard Shell Damage 120 - 200
Rate of Fire (rounds/min) 12.4

Historical Reference

Development of this infantry support tank started in 1944. The first prototype was ready for trials in 1952. A total of 21 tanks were manufactured but never entered service. Some of the vehicles were later converted into the Conqueror heavy tanks.

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