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WWII Tanks Vehicle Data Sheet

PzKpfw II Ausf J
(also known as Panzer II)


PzKpfw II Ausf J

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Armour Details


 Front 80mm@10(81.0mm)
 Side  50mm@23(54.0mm)
 Rear  50mm@22(54.0mm)
 Top  25mm@90(25.0mm)


 Front 80mm@20(85.0mm)
 Side  50mm@20(53.0mm)
 Rear  50mm@20(53.0mm)
 Top  25mm@90(25.0mm)


 Front 80mm@13(82.0mm)
 Side  50mm@0(50.0mm)
 Rear  50mm@0(50.0mm)
 Top  25mm@90(25.0mm)
Gun Mantlet 113 mm

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

Effective Armour - Maximum 85 (mm) - Minimum 25 (mm)


Manufacture Dates 1941 - 1945
Quantity Produced 22
Weight  18 (tonnes)
Crew 3
M.G's small 1
M.G's Large -
Length 4.24 (mtr)
Width 2.38 (mtr)
Height 2.05 (mtr)

Engine Details/Performance

Road Speed 19.375 (mph)
Cross Country Speed 8 (mph)
Range Road 100 (miles)
Range Cross Country - (miles)
Fuel Type Petrol
Fuel Capacity -
Horse Power 140
Power/Weight 7.77 (HP/tonne)

General Information

The PzKpfw II Ausf Jalso known as Panzer II was a light tank , 22 of which were used by the germans between 1941 and 1945.

The vehicle was manned by a crew of 3 and was 2.38 metres wide, 4.24 metres long, 2.05 metres high and weighed 18 tonnes.

Powered by a 140hp petrol engine the PzKpfw II Ausf J was capable of a road speed of 19mph and a cross country speed of 8mph. The PzKpfw II Ausf J had a road range of 100 miles

Based on the pzkpfw ii chassis, the vehicle was armed with 1 light machine gun, a 2.0cm Kwk 38 L/55 with a muzzle velocity of 899m/sec which was capable of penetrating 18mm of armour at 800metres
Primary Armament
2.0cm Kwk 38 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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