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WWII Tanks Vehicle Data Sheet

PzKpfw II Ausf b
(also known as Panzer II)


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Armour Details


 Front 13mm@45(18.0mm)
 Side  13mm@21(14.0mm)
 Rear  13mm@21(14.0mm)
 Top  10mm@86(10.0mm)


 Front 13mm@10(13.0mm)
 Side  13mm@0(13.0mm)
 Rear  13mm@0(13.0mm)
 Top  10mm@82(10.0mm)


 Front 13mm@45(18.0mm)
 Side  13mm@0(13.0mm)
 Rear  13mm@7(13.0mm)
 Top  5mm@90(5.0mm)
Gun Mantlet 20 mm

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

Effective Armour - Maximum 18 (mm) - Minimum 5 (mm)


Manufacture Dates 1937 - 1945
Quantity Produced 25
Weight  7.9 (tonnes)
Crew 3
M.G's small 1
M.G's Large -
Length 4.76 (mtr)
Width 2.14 (mtr)
Height 1.96 (mtr)

Engine Details/Performance

Road Speed 25 (mph)
Cross Country Speed 11 (mph)
Range Road 125 (miles)
Range Cross Country - (miles)
Fuel Type Petrol
Fuel Capacity -
Horse Power 140
Power/Weight 17.72 (HP/tonne)

General Information

The PzKpfw II Ausf balso known as Panzer II was a light tank , 25 of which were used by the germans between 1937 and 1945.

The vehicle was manned by a crew of 3 and was 2.14 metres wide, 4.76 metres long, 1.96 metres high and weighed 7.9 tonnes.

Powered by a 140hp petrol engine the PzKpfw II Ausf b was capable of a road speed of 25mph and a cross country speed of 11mph. The PzKpfw II Ausf b had a road range of 125 miles

Based on the pzkpfw ii chassis, the vehicle was armed with 1 light machine gun, a 2.0cm Kwk 30 L/55 with a muzzle velocity of 899m/sec which was capable of penetrating 18mm of armour at 800metres
Primary Armament
2.0cm Kwk 30 L/55
 Calibre 20 mm
 Muzzle Velocity 899 m/sec
 Shell Weight 0.12 Kg
 Ammunition180 rounds carried
Range(metres) 100 200 400 800 1200 1600 2000 2400
Penetration(mm) 28 27 24 18
Flight Time(secs) 0.11 0.24 0.51 1.26
Hit Probability % 98 98 98 93
Penetration is mm through vertical plate - calculated
Probability is % chance of hit on a 2 x 2.4mtr static plate

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