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Type 95

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    type 95

    Tank 95 sample, called KE-GO 7, was developed in the early 30s and met the requirements of the Japanese army at the time. By the time production ceased in 1943, was built more than 1,100 of these tanks. The main drawback of the machine - its commander in addition to their main duties was to fire the gun, which reduced the combat effectiveness. If weakness reservation was still valid during operations against the Chinese infantry in Manchuria and North China, during the fight with the Americans and the British, it was fatal. Therefore, despite the further strengthening of arms, weak armor of the tank and the car did flammable maloprisposoblennoy to modern warfare. Model 95 also served as the basis for the model 2 SC-MI - amphibious tank, which is widely used in earlier Pacific campaigns of World War II.

    Production:

    Japan

    Crew:

    2

    weight:

    7 tons

    Dimensions:

    length 4.38 m, width 2.70 m, height 2.28 m

    Range:

    200 km

    Armor:

    9-12 mm

    Armament:

    37-mm cannon and two 7.7-mm machine guns

    Engine

    :

    6-cylinder diesel engine Mitsubishi NVD-6120 air-cooled, with capacity of 110 liters. with.

    Performance: max road speed of 40 km / h; fording 1 m;





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