Discussions about the most effective tanks in World War 2 often revolve around the armor, gun and usually completely off kill:death ratios. I want to create a framework that allows to determine the overall effectiveness of a tank. Furthermore, the results can be used and compared to the overall...read more

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 Teniente) April 25, 2016

This PaK 40 is in great shape for its age/situation. Good design, low profile, light weight, and hard hitting. The WWII German PaK (PanzerAbwehrKanone) 40 was developed in early WWII but didn't see widespread production until about 1941. The gun was often used by allied forces whenever they...read more

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Royal Belgian Army museum A27M Cromwell tank in action at the Bastogne barracks, after a recent rebuild. December 2012. Ordnance QF 75mm and Rolls Royce Meteor V12, it was a British equivalent to the T-34-76 but entering service at the same time as the T-34-85.read more

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Well kept in excellent working condition after World War 2 ended! Good Soviet tank destroyer with a nice 100 mm D-10S gun able to penetrate German Panther medium tank from 1500m.read more

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 HQ Batallón) April 21, 2016

This is footage of a restored M18 Hellcat Tank Destroyer that is fully operational with live 76mm main gun, registered as a destructive device with the U.S. National Firearms Act of 1934. It is owned by the SCS Trust and resides in the Southwest United States. This vehicle has appeared in...read more

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 Teniente) April 20, 2016

Footage of the ex-Wehrmacht leFH 18 in Syria, shelling of the Shia town of Al-Fu'ah, Aug 30, 2015. The 10.5 cm leFH 18 was the standard divisional field howitzer used by the Wehrmacht during the Second World War.read more

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Maybe, the world's largest coastal guns are located outside of Harstad, 120 km north of Narvik. On the hillside to the North of Harstad, on Trondenes (still a Norwegian Military base), the Germans placed 4 giant canons which had a calibre of 40,6 cm!

The Germans placed 7 (4 in Trondenes...read more

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The Carden Loyd Carrier: Designed by Sir John Carden and Captain Vivian Loyd this was a low cost, two-man Machine-Gun Carrier for infantry use. The company was taken over by Vickers-Armstrong in 1927 and the vehicle was mass-produced for the British Army in addition to a thriving export trade....read more

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 Teniente) April 12, 2016

The A13 was the first British tank to have Christie Suspension. With a top speed of 40 miles per hour, it was much faster than the German Panzers, and had one of the best guns of its time. Despite this, many were lost in the battle for France in 1940. They fared better in the desert when their...read more

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 Teniente) April 11, 2016

The Aussie Offsider gets to go in a real Australian veteran tank at the excellent Brookton Motor Show 2016 at Brookton, Western Australia. As both GreasyJohn and the Offsider enjoy a game or two of the WW2 aircraft-and-tank simulator "War Thunder" online, it's very exciting to see a tank like...read more

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