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Author Topic: PSA: Penning swedish TDs  (Read 346 times)


  • Relic Armoured - Second Division
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PSA: Penning swedish TDs
« on: February 14, 2017, 05:07:47 PM »

So apparently HEAT has a greater ricochet angle (85 vs 70) than AP and it is possible to pen the Swedish TDs frontally VERY easily with it.
If you have a low caliber gun, this is super helpful.

Here's some screenshots:

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When he's looking straight at you, his armor's only angled at 80%, which heat can easily pen

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Pretty close to the max angle you can pen heat at. Note that the effective armor is ~160mm and t8s often have 200mm+ of heat pen.

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.. Armor view of the situation. Even at that angle, his UFP is pennable by heat.

Sorry if y'all already know this, I just found out today and wanted to let everyone know.

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  • Relic Armoured - Main Division
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Re: PSA: Penning swedish TDs
« Reply #1 on: February 14, 2017, 05:14:55 PM »

Problem is that the Tier 10 variant has the shield up front to counter HEAT. You'd have to loop shots over the shield in order to pen. Theoretically anyways.

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Re: PSA: Penning swedish TDs
« Reply #2 on: February 14, 2017, 05:53:26 PM »

also since the sides are typically 30mm thick if you have any sort of side shot you can generally overmatch it