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PzKpfw I Ausf B 15cm sIG33(Sf)
(also known as Panzer I)


PzKpfw I Ausf B 15cm sIG33(Sf)

Armour Details


 Front 10mm@25(11.0mm)
 Side  10mm@0(10.0mm)


 Front 13mm@22(14.0mm)
 Side  13mm@22(14.0mm)
 Rear  13mm@0(13.0mm)
 Top  6mm@85(6.0mm)


 Front 13mm@27(15.0mm)
 Side  13mm@0(13.0mm)
 Rear  13mm@19(14.0mm)
 Top  6mm@90(6.0mm)
Gun Mantlet n/a

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

Effective Armour - Maximum 15 (mm) - Minimum 6 (mm)


Manufacture Dates 1940 - 1943
Quantity Produced 38
Weight  8.5 (tonnes)
Crew 4
M.G's small -
M.G's Large -
Length 4.46 (mtr)
Width 2.08 (mtr)
Height 2.46 (mtr)

Engine Details/Performance

Road Speed 25 (mph)
Cross Country Speed 11 (mph)
Range Road 87 (miles)
Range Cross Country - (miles)
Fuel Type Petrol
Fuel Capacity -
Horse Power 100
Power/Weight 11.76 (HP/tonne)

General Information

The PzKpfw I Ausf B 15cm sIG33(Sf)also known as Panzer I was a self propelled artillery vehicle , 38 of which were used by the germans between 1940 and 1943.

The vehicle was manned by a crew of 4 and was 2.08 metres wide, 4.46 metres long, 2.46 metres high and weighed 8.5 tonnes.

Powered by a 100hp petrol engine the PzKpfw I Ausf B 15cm sIG33(Sf) was capable of a road speed of 25mph and a cross country speed of 11mph. The PzKpfw I Ausf B 15cm sIG33(Sf) had a road range of 87 miles

Based on the pzkpfw i chassis, the vehicle was armed with a 15cm sIG33 L/11 with a muzzle velocity of 280m/sec which was capable of penetrating 40mm of armour at 800metres
Primary Armament
15cm sIG33 L/11
 Calibre 150 mm
 Muzzle Velocity 280 m/sec
 Shell Weight 25 Kg
 Ammunition30 rounds carried
Range(metres) 100 200 400 800 1200 1600 2000 2400
Penetration(mm) 42 42 41 40 38 37 36 35
Flight Time(secs) 0.35 0.72 1.45 2.97 4.54 6.16 7.84 9.58
Hit Probability % 98 98 88 29 18 12 7 4
Penetration is mm through vertical plate - calculated
Probability is % chance of hit on a 2 x 2.4mtr static plate

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