After that, the company was ordered to transfer all tank documentation to Japan. It was introduced along with the initial Japanese Ground Forces tree in Update 1.65 "Way of the Samurai". 1 Background Story 2 Playstyle 3 Pros 4 Cons 5 Trivia 6 Real-Life Trivia 7 Gallery 8 In early 1943, Japanese ambassador, General Hiroshi Oshima, took a visit to the Eastern Front. Parts research is recommended for new users as if the horizontal aiming drive is damaged, you're basically done if you can't move in time. VIII T32-A Proto. VI Tier 6, Heavy tank ★ Premium tank. Going in a flank, taking down the lights and few medium enemy tanks is an easy task for this beast, and thus a flank can be easily secured if you drive carefully. War Thunder. Heavy tank M6A2E1. The HT No.6 when it is top tier is a strong tank with very good frontal armor which can bounce attacks easily from tier 4-5 tanks. Report Save. One disassembled Tiger was sent to Bordeaux on October 14, 1943, to be delivered to Japan by submarine. So on May 26, 1941, Henschel and Porsche were asked to submit designs for a 45 ton heavy tank that was to be ready for demonstration by June 1942. One of the most distinctive features of the Heavy Tank No. Not sure.Solar_Flare is most likely a Russian supertester as he seems to be testing all the new and upcoming premium/reward tanks.Re-uploaded from imgur. 6. Furthermore, the new vehicle may be used to train a Crew for other Japanese heavy tanks, which may be available in future updates. 6 is best used on the flanks of the current maps, as these are usually more open and allow good use of its armour and excellent gun. One disassembled Tiger was sent to Bordeaux on October 14, 1943, to be delivered to Japan by submarine. The first 250 Tiger tanks used a Maybach V-12 HL210 engine with 650 hp before switching over to the more powerful Maybach V-12 HL230 engine with 700 hp. Since World of Tanks is not a noob-friendly game, this Heavy Tank line should be the first pick for new players. If it doesn't most of the crew will be wounded and the ammo is likely to explode your tank. 250455. VI. VIII Captured King Tiger. The Heavy Tank No. World of Tanks Japanese Tiger Gameplay / Review. In 1943, the Japanese ambassador to Germany attended Henschel's field trials of the Tiger. The Heavy Tank No. Thus, knowing where you're going is of the utmost importance. It has basically the same driving quality of the "Tiger H1". While the first is fighting for the Japanese, the latter stays true to its German roots but is the main attraction of the Bovington Tank Museum in England. The tank was also expensive to maintain and took lots of fuel to run. As far as ammo is concerned, the default AP For AB it is recommended to use 3-5 rounds of AP Upgrading the tank should mainly be dedicated to turret traverse, hull traverse (as this is needed even with the turret traverse upgrade) and engine upgrades. Even then, you will have to turn the tank completely most of the time to quickly engage a target. I would love to purchase it to complement my Japanese lineup at that tier. Mumsy. RideR2's Realistic gunsight (TZF4a, TZF 5a/b/d/e/f/f2, TZF 9b/b1/c/d, TZF 12/a) for Pzkpfw II, Pzkpfw III, Pzkpfw IV, Pzkpfw V, Pzkpfw VI, https://wiki.warthunder.com/index.php?title=Heavy_Tank_No.6_(Japan)&oldid=86588, Cast homogeneous armour (Gun mantlet, Cupola), Commander's cupola is smaller and nicely rounded for better protection compared to. These new prototypes were the start of the usage of the Schachtellaufwerk wheel arrangements, but these also never passed prototype stages and were both cancelled in 1942. 5 years ago. Smoke shells allow it to escape from danger or to cover allies. With the importation now deemed unlikely to ever happen, the Japanese simply loaned the Tiger tank to the German army, which they used as part of the 101st SS heavy tank battalion in Belgium. Expand Collapse. 0 0 0. Links to the articles on the War Thunder Wiki that you think will be useful for the reader, for example: © 2021 Gaijin Network Ltd. All rights reserved. While the design gave the Tiger I great flotation due to the use of a wider track for lower ground pressure, it had disadvantages in environment and maintenance. The copula also has a better shape which makes it not so vulnerable. [1] The request was modified over time for more armour and better gun that increased the weight to 36 tons, but this project was dropped in 1938 in favor of the better prototypes VK 30.01(H) and VK 36.01(H). Decent cannon with adequate accuracy and a range of shells to choose. Web. 6 can easily one-shot all t-34s and still a good number of IS-1s, albeit endangering itself in the process. Play Now! Offline. #1 Kamil95, 1/29/17. It's best to keep 20 shells in AB, as the ammo is stored in the bottom of the tank. otherwise it is identical to the Tiger E. Turret armour has been improved a bit - large, flat commander's cupola has been replaced by a much smaller, angled variant. The Heavy Tank No.6 was initially made available as a pre-order bonus in for the release of the Japanese tree; it was discontinued after the 2019 Summer sales. HT No. In 1943, the Japanese ambassador to Germany attended Henschel's field trials of the Tiger. This, together with very exposed ammo racks on both sides means that facing several enemies at once is almost a certain end to a Heavy Tank No. Spare tracks now cover the entire lower plate. World of Tanks Heavy Tank No. The Heavy Tank No.6 is a premium gift rank III Japanese heavy tank VI vs. Tiger I In 1943, the Japanese ambassador to Germany attended Henschel's field trials of the Tiger. 6 taking fire from multiple directions won't last long. Slow turret traverse makes it hard to respond to flankers quickly. The Heavy Tank No. This caused the Henschel variant to be adopted as the Panzerkampfwagen VI Tiger and production started in August 1942. Stock shell has great penetration and damage, and can one-shot common opponents easily (eg. Aktuális akciók, események és kedvezmények. Heavy tanks are generally the most well armored vehicles in the game and usually have more firepower than light tanks and medium tanks of their tier, though tank destroyers and artillery still have more alpha damage. Heavy Tank No. Mobility wise the Heavy Tank No. This page was last modified on 9 July 2019, at 15:37. How do you play it? When angling the hull at around 40° and placing yourself far from the enemies (at least 500m away) the Heavy Tank No.6 can resist common tanks like the 76mm Sherman. Nonetheless the Heavy Tank No. Lower side hull armour is only 62 mm thick, exploitable when flanking the Tiger, Heavy Tank No. The best option is to take cover from one tank and fire on the other. Home; For friends; Tools; Forum. To get the Tiger to Japan, the plan was to disassemble the tank to parts and transport it via submarine to Japan, where it would be assembled to a complete model. I noticed it was in the store during Black Friday last year, and hasnt since then. The Tiger I should be played more as a bulky medium tank rather than a heavy tank despite its status, supporting allies from the sideline or from a distance rather than leading directly from the front. VIII Chrysler K. VIII T34. Unless it's a tank with good horizontal drive traverse such as the Tiger II, you'll pretty much only need to hit him 1-4 times to destroy him (depending on FPE and other factors). When driving the Heavy Tank No. Even if the Heavy Tank No.6 is angling, the, No access to APCR meaning it will struggle to penetrate heavy targets frontally. Then, you can work yourself into the enemy sides and rear of the main force in the centre, doing much more damage than if you would have driven straight in because you will set most enemies alight with one good shot to the rear, meaning there'll be little return fire. level 2. unfair plane, he kemp bush! Ammo storage at the hull sides are very easy to explode when hit. VI Gameplay. 122 TM maraton (02.12-02.22) Top of the Tree: WZ-113G FT (02.05-03.05) Top of the Tree: AMX 13 105 (01.20-02.20) Legfrissebb cikk hozzászólások. One must remain a distance, exploit the 88 mm long-distance power, and maintain a diamond-shape compound angling to maximize armour thickness against the trailing enemy shells that will inevitably come towards the Tiger's way. The Tiger I, as innovative as it is to tank warfare, was a strain on German war production. The only other heavy tank built in series was the Liberty or Mark VII, a joint US-British design, produced in 1918, of the WWI-era lozenge type. Web. 6 was to eliminate enemy tanks at a far range, similar to behaving like a sniping tank, or a Tank Destroyer. Heavy Tank No. 6 can excel at brawling with other tanks at medium, even possibly against two Panther Tanks to close range and escape undamaged. V T14. From the side, the best spot, as is usually the case, is just below the turret on the hull where the ammo is stored. However, the war situation for the Axis by the time this was ready made it virtually impossible to import across via submarine due to the improving tactics of anti-submarine warfare by the Allies and the landlock of the Allies on German territory. VIII T34 Black Edition. Your side also has ammo, if you load around 30 shells. It has excellent rate of fire and alpha dmg for its tier. VIII M6A2E1. VI M6. In 1943, the Japanese ambassador to Germany attended Henschel's field trials of the Tiger. VIII Patriot T26E5. The gun mantlet, MG port and driver's port are particularly hard to penetrate due to their complex, varying shape and thickness. V T1 Heavy Tank. In order to get past these fortified areas, the M6A2E1 project was started, which would mount the turret of Heavy Tank T29 on an up-armored Heavy Tank M6A2 hull. Its only use was in military training, movies, and propaganda. VIII Sgt. Characteristics. After that, the company was ordered to transfer all tank documentation to Japan. In 1943, the Japanese ambassador to Germany attended Henschel's field trials of the Tiger. ックス (Military Classics, issue 21) published on June 1st, 2008, “Tiger Heavy Tank. 6 is still pretty good for a heavy tank, it is much faster than a KV-1 and about equally fast as the IS-1, although the T-34/85 can easily outmaneuver all three at close range. Tank elemzések; heavy tank no vi; Jelenleg 318 vendég és 4 tag online . VIII Bog Horror. This page was last edited on 28 December 2020, at 12:50. level 2. After that, the company was ordered to transfer all tank documentation to Japan. The armour on the Tiger I was also one of the greatest at the time, with an astounding 102 mm of armour on the front hull armour, 82 mm on the side superstructure and rear, and 120 mm on the gun mantlet. 2015. [2], The negotiation for the purchase of a Tiger tank from Germany went on in July 1943. Rather slow acceleration limits its short range maneuverbility. The origins of the class date to World War I and the first tanks; designed to operate in close concert with the infantry and facing both artillery and the first dedicated anti-tank guns, early tanks had to have enough armour to allow them to survive in no Greetings War Thunder Team, I was wondering if there is a good chance the Heavy Tank No.6 will return to the store or in game. Parts of the turret side armour are covered by attached tracks, adding additional 30 mm of armour. All these armour thicknesses proved invulnerable to most Allied anti-tank weaponry at the time, requiring more creative methods in shot placement to disable the tank. In 1943, the Japanese ambassador to Germany attended Henschel's field trials of the Tiger. Sign-in to your account. M6… The Heavy Tank M6 was an American heavy tank designed during World War II. World of Tanks The tank was produced in small numbers and never saw combat. Heavy Tank No. [3]. The best place to aim with the 88 is either at the gunner's side of the enemy turret, or between the driver and the gunner, usually wounding or knocking out most of the enemy crew at once. [1], During World War 2, General Hiroshi Oshima, the Japanese ambassador in Berlin, visited the Eastern front where he saw the infamous "Tiger" tank in person. VI is its tier. The demonstration and subsequent evaluations on the two designs determined that the Henschel variant was superior to the Porsche variant, proving more reliable, more mobile, and more easily produced than the Porsche. When having to close in a bit it is generally advisable to angle your hull to the sides by about 30°, that keeps away 85mm shells very well, even at closer ranges. It was eventually declared obsolete on 14 December 1944 after 6 prototypes and 40 units had been produced. Turret front covered by gun mantlet has variable thickness depending on exact place, ranging from 90 to 200 mm of armour. with a battle rating of 5.7 (AB/RB/SB). … This Japanese vehicle performance-wise is identical to the German Tiger E, but its firepower selection is identical to the Tiger H1. IX Concept 1B. These tanks generally sacrificed mobility and maneuverability for better armour protection and equal or greater firepower than tanks of lighter classes. 6 is powered by a slightly more powerful engine (700 HP, H1 has 650 HP). 6 is after all, a heavy tank and a 90 degree or more turn will almost always mean an immediate standstill. The mobility, while taken with less emphasis in the development, was still respectable at the time as the tank weighed about 57 metric tons, about 20 tons more than other country's main tanks, yet is able to keep up a speed of 38 km/h (Maximum speed was 45 km/h, but an engine governor was installed to preserve the engine life). Almost entire frontal lower plate is covered by attached tracks, adding 30 mm of armour. Japanese Tiger I (or Heavy tank No6) - posted in Gameplay: Votes are not public, no one will see what you have voted. VII T29. Following the Allied invasion of Northern Europe in 1944, the US Department of Ordnance, believing that they would encounter heavily fortified areas such as the Siegfried Line further in northwestern Europe, decided there would be a need for a limited number of tanks with heavier armor and more powerful guns in order to act as breakthrough tanks. The Heavy Tank No. The. War Thunder. Arcade Battles review of the Japanese premium heavy tank, the Heavy Tank No. During the development of the prototypes above, the German invasion of France showed that the Allied tanks such as the Somua, Char B1, and Matilda II were impervious to their current anti-tank weaponry and a need for better armoured and armed tanks were emphasized. The Heavy Tank No.6 was initially made available as a pre-order bonus in for the release of the Japanese tree; it was discontinued after the 2019 Summer sales. The importation cost of the Tiger ran towards 640,000 marks, about twice the delivery cost to the German army. If not angling the Heavy Tank No.6 can get destroyed easily by the T-34-85 or 76mm Sherman. After that, the company was ordered to transfer all tank documentation to Japan. One may feel the need to charge head-on into battle, blaring that 88 mm gun as shells bounce off the front armour while the Schachtellaufwerk suspension system runs over the ground; this is a short-lived strategy. Pages in category "Heavy tanks" The following 73 pages are in this category, out of 73 total. 6. Its recommended not stay in one place for too long or risk getting outflanked, spotted, or bombed. Weak and unsloped armor protection. WoT Best Tier V Heavy Tank – KV – 1. The Heavy Tank No. Turret roof armour has been increased to 40 mm (historically as a reaction to increasing numbers of Allied attack planes) and Gun mantlet is slightly more durable as well, there is now a small area of 140 mm thick armour, where it used to be the weakest part. The designs of the tank was finalized and ready for demonstration on April 20, 1942, Hitler's birthday, and showed the VK 45.01(H) and the VK 45.01(P). VIII T26E5. Even small adjustments can knock the speed down a bit. It still lacks the 80mm Turret ring protection and the improved turret-top armor. 6 - posted in General Discussion: Edit: This just might be the Kuro without legendary camo. The Heavy Tank No.6 is a gift rank III Japanese heavy tank with a battle rating of 5.7 (AB/RB/SB). It was introduced along with the initial Japanese Ground Forces tree in Update 1.65 "Way of the Samurai". This Japanese vehicle performance-wise is identical to the German Tiger E, but its firepower selection is identical to the Tiger H1. VI is a tier 3 Japanese premium heavy tank. 5 years ago. I refuse to call this anything but "Jap Tiger" 3. share. Status Report. The machine is armed with the powerful 88mm KwK 36 gun, able to penetrate most of the Tiger's targets with ease. The Tiger I heavy tank was arguably the most infamous tank of World War II. World of Tanks Heavy Tank No. One disassembled Tiger was sent to Bordeaux on October 14, 1943, to be delivered to Japan by submarine. Good reverse speed and hull traverse allows it to quickly angle for deflecting shells. The design for this tank began as early as January 1937 when Henschel & Sohn worked on a large "breakthrough" called the Durchbruchwagen that weighed about 30 tons on request by the German military. [3], Payment by the Japanese for the Tiger tank came into Henschel on 28 February 1944. After that, the company was ordered to transfer all tank documentation to Japan. The centre of the map would seem more logical, as there are a lot of enemies, but as has already been established, a Heavy Tank No. M6 Heavy Tank of 1941 Only a single unit of the T1E1 variant remains on display at the United States Army Ordnance Museum in Aberdeen, Maryland. Joined: 2/8/17 Posts: 15 Lastly, Heavy Tank No. The Soviet 85mm D-5T cannon can easily penetrate you at close range, while you stay nearly invulnerable at long range. War Thunder. Comparing: Heavy Tank No. 16 Dec. 2016. For example the. The box-like hull shape gives the ability to angling tactic. VI as well as the Tiger 131. Lethal Weapon of the Reich” by Mikhail Baryatinskiy, "Germany’s Tiger Tanks" by Thomas L. Jentz & Hilary L. Doyle. Heavy Tank No. The tank utilized a torsion-bar suspension system in a Schachtellaufwerk overlapping pattern, making the Tiger one of the first German tank design to use the pattern. The potency of the 88 mm cannon against the heavily armoured tanks that the Germans faced had Hitler ordered that the heavy tank design undertaken by Henschel and Porsche to utilize the 88 mm as its main armament instead of a 75 mm cannon. Unverified Member. Blogger.com, 21 Mar. This tank was also equipped with a mantlet that had a reinforced binocular sight. The tank was over-engineered, taking much more man-hour and materials for its worth as a war machine. Can absorb quite some shells sometimes. If you have not played the tank on the test server please skip to Question No … The Porsche variant had many chassis produced as Ferdinand Porsche thought the design would win, so the chassis were instead used in the Ferdinand tank destroyer. Cost-wise, two Panzer IVs or four StuG IIIs can be built for the cost of one Tiger I. Have some unique vehicles-Heavy Tank no 6,a-26c-45 and others Price 50$ Contact me for screenshots [email protected] This user is inactive. The main role of the Heavy Tank No. One disassembled Tiger was sent to Bordeaux on October 14, 1943, to be delivered to Japan by submarine. After discussing terms and possible variants it was decided to purchase Pz.Kpfw.VI Ausf E chassis No. S-Mine dischargers on the hull limits gun depression in certain areas. After that, the company was ordered to transfer all tank documentation to Japan. The armour was vertical faced so no sloping benefits were present like on the Panther. Heavy tank was a class of tanks produced from World War I through the end of the Cold War. 6, or when facing them angled. (JP) Heavy Tank No.6 Last-modified: 2020-12-16 (水) 05:35:00 これらのキーワードがハイライトされています: Japan - Heavy Tanks . These attributed to the low number of only 1,354 Tiger Is produced from 1942 to August 1944. Prime 6 Charcoal is created from hardwood waste sawdust, according to the company website.The sawdust is compressed and slow-carbonized into charcoal. 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