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WWII Tanks Vehicle Data Sheet

Char 2C - Bis


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Armour Details


 Front 35mm@15(36.0mm)
 Side  30mm@10(30.0mm)
 Rear  30mm@10(30.0mm)
 Top  12mm@85(12.0mm)


 Front 45mm@45(64.0mm)
 Side  30mm@0(30.0mm)
 Rear  20mm@30(23.0mm)
 Top  12mm@90(12.0mm)


 Front 45mm@15(47.0mm)
 Side  30mm@0(30.0mm)
 Rear  20mm@30(23.0mm)
 Top  12mm@90(12.0mm)
Gun Mantlet 40 mm

Armour (x)mm @ (y) (Effective mm @ 0)

Effective Armour - Maximum 64 (mm) - Minimum 12 (mm)


Manufacture Dates 1926 - Unknown
Quantity Produced -
Weight  68 (tonnes)
Crew 12
M.G's small 4
M.G's Large -
Length 10.36 (mtr)
Width 2.97 (mtr)
Height 4.05 (mtr)

Engine Details/Performance

Road Speed 4 (mph)
Cross Country Speed - (mph)
Range Road - (miles)
Range Cross Country - (miles)
Fuel Type Petrol
Fuel Capacity -
Horse Power 180
Power/Weight 2.64 (HP/tonne)

General Information

The Char 2C - Bis was a heavy tank used by the french between 1926 and 1945.

The vehicle was manned by a crew of 12 and was 2.97 metres wide, 10.36 metres long, 4.05 metres high and weighed 68 tonnes.

Powered by a 180hp petrol engine the Char 2C - Bis was capable of a road speed of 4mph .

Based on the heavy tank chassis, the vehicle was armed with 4 light machine guns, a 155 mm with a muzzle velocity of 0m/sec which was capable of penetrating 0mm of armour at 800metres
Primary Armament
155 mm
Range(metres) 100 200 400 800 1200 1600 2000 2400
No data available

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