M46 Patton

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Characteristics

Protection

48%
48%

Firepower

49%
49%

Shot Effectiveness

62%
62%

Maneuverability

44%
44%

Vehicle Details

Weight (t) 41.00
Hit Points 1550
Engine Power (hp) 560
Speed Limit (km/h) 48
Standard Shell Penetration (mm) 146 - 198
Standard Shell Damage 169 - 281
Rate of Fire (rounds/min) 8.5

Historical Reference

Developed in 1948 and 1949, the M46 Patton was a modernized and improved version of the M26 Pershing. A total of 1,168 M46 tanks, in two basic variants, were manufactured between 1949 and 1951. Pattons saw wide use in the Korean War.

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