Uploader Fast&FPS. While the addition of the 152 mm gun/launcher allows the player to reliably pierce enemy tanks armour at its tier. Join War Thunder for free: Or if you are a more aggressive player, flank the enemy and hide your position using your smoke grenade launchers. The M60A2 was in development since the 1960s as a temporary solution for the mutual German-American joint project of the Main Battle Tank - the MBT-70. ... Ahhh it sits at BR 8.3 in the US tank destroyer line in War Thunder :) Looks really good too Reply Good karma Bad karma +2 votes. The M60A2 was in development since the 1960s as a temporary solution for the mutual German-American joint project of the Main Battle Tank - the MBT-70. Development of this tank began in the late 1960s.It entered service with the US Army in 1972. War Thunder. Good Morning Vietnam Military Modelling Fun Hobbies Tamiya Plastic Models Scale Models The Great Outdoors Military Vehicles Wwii. Taking a reduced amount of shells is therefore advisable. Overall the armour will not completely protect you, but you have good chances to eat a bigger amount of shells than most other tanks. S radostí představujeme M60A2 Starship - hlavní bitevní tank postavený na šasi M60 se slušnou mobilitou, více než slušným pancéřováním a vynikající výzbrojí, kterou najdete i u tanku M551 Sheridan. Like on most American vehicles, this allows you to engage lightly armoured vehicles and slow aeroplanes at small to medium ranges. Attention! The 152 mm Gun Tank M60A2 is a rank VI American medium tank No thanks. I guess they are making fun of american tankers... Ggoddkkiller, of course they won't have a headache! The tank went into the series production in the 1974/75 and was based on the classic M60 hull with completely new, very well armoured (up to 290 mm! The M48 Patton was designed as a replacement for the M47. The lower part however will most likely get penetrated often due to the reduced thickness the further towards the turret back you get. Flank your enemies from sides using your mobility and punish them with some HEAT rounds. August 27, 2019; The M60 was the American response to the Soviet T-54A main battle tank after one was captured by Hungarians during the Hungarian Revolution of 1956. All Discussions Screenshots Artwork Broadcasts Videos News Guides Reviews. The back of the hull can even be penetrated by HMGs. This is set to be a monster of an update. We are excited to present to you the M60A2 # Starship - A Main Battle Tank based on the # M60 chassis with good mobility, more than decent armour and 152mm M81 gun/launcher system that was also used on the M551 # Sheridan . War Thunder. This page was last edited on 2 December 2020, at 22:25. The game is based around combined arms battles on air, land, and sea with vehicles from the Spanish Civil War to today. 5 MBT United States Sophie Wölfli 64,800 1,920,000 Stats - Stock (Renowned) 608 2,722 400 mm 2,700 112 / 74 / 41 292 / 121 / 64 49.68 km/h 7.99 s 25.10 10% 415 m 0.21 -10.0/-2.0 38.00 deg/s The M60A2 Starship is a tier 5 Main Battle Tank originating from the United States. In the market for War Thunder Equipment? Gaijin. Are those '290mm'' on the turret same as the M60A1's ''254mm'' mantlet that it was advertised in the devblog back then? What have you done to the gaijin that doesn't listen to the community!! Use this link to get 3% off your entire purchase and a custom Phly emblem for your vehicles. This section may also include the vehicle's dev blog entry (if applicable) and the in-game encyclopedia description (under === In-game description ===, also if applicable). Thulle_, Wait, seriously. This is a subreddit for War Thunder, a cross platform vehicular combat MMO developed by Gaijin Entertainment for Microsoft Windows, macOS, Linux, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Good enough armour with excellent armament and decent mobility guarantees versatility and the ability to step into most of the roles on the battlefield. often sits the error infront of the monitor :D, If you see a bug, please submit a bug report on forum instead of posting such ideas here ;), Love the tank too But it will be OP so i guess the T95 series could work, https://forum.warthunder.com/index.php?/topic/355719-169-rumor-round-up-and-discussion/ not according to this, if we are going in to the 70s with tanks at least we shoud get the t -64 i kow we are geting the t -55m but we nead theas tanks t-64s and the same age t -72 if we are going in this direction. how about you adapt. War Thunder > General Discussions > Topic Details. The manoeuvrability is average to bad: you lose a lot of speed while turning. How do you play it? Estamos excitados por apresentar o M60A2 Starship - Um tanque baseado no M60 e com uma boa mobilidade, blindagem e com o armamento usado no M551 Sheridan. M60A2 byl ve vývoji od 60. let minulého století jako dočasné řešení americko-německého projektu hlavního bitevního tanku - MBT-70. It also has the same 114 mm thick turret base, which … Only one shot will be enough to destroy this thing from cupola and there will be sekrit documented weak spots such as M60 and M60A1 without any doubt. All Discussions Screenshots Artwork Broadcasts Videos News Guides Reviews ... Up close in an M60A2 or M551? This news was published on the old version of the website. edit subscriptions. M60A2: The Starship We are excited to present to you the M60A2 Starship - A Main Battle Tank based on the M60 chassis with good mobility, more than decent armour and great armament that was also used on the M551 Sheridan. ), low profile turret housing the 152mm M81 gun/launcher system that was able to use the wire-guided MGM-51 Shillelagh anti-tank missile as well as the conventional ammunition. The mobility of the vehicle is average for its tier. The outer parts of the turret are significantly lower than the breech and rounded like in most post war soviet tanks. Apr 26, 2020 - Named after General George S. Patton, Jr., the M47 medium tank was an interim vehicle that was quickly designed and produced to meet the needs of the US Army during the Korean War. With a top speed of 48 km/h (RB) and -11km/h in reverse, it is not as fast as other tanks like the Leopard 1, but fast enough to get where you want quickly. With a combat weight of 52 tons it was able to reach 48 km/h on the road or 25 km/h during cross-country combat deployments. Last edited by Katokevin ; … ... M60A2 оказался последним танком США с ракетным вооружением. That means that the front hull armour is sufficient to stop 100 mm/105 mm kinetic ammunition of the same tier, while it does not protect you against hollow charge shells with a calibre of 90 mm and above. The crew is well spaced, a solid shot in the front turret will likely only kill a single crew member, since all crew members sit next to each other and not behind each other like in most other tanks, but this obviously increases the chance to get destroyed due to a side-shot. I would guess KV-2, M60A2, or M551 Sheridan. The hull is completely filled with ammunition, ammo is placed to the left, right and behind the driver (which is sitting in the middle of the front hull). В дальнейшем управляемые ракеты устанавливались лишь на БМП и авиацию. What are its strengths and weaknesses? The M60A2 is a variant of the M60 Patton Main Battle Tank (MBT) and was developed as a force multiplier for units, operating the M60A1s. Very nice, i hope we will see something for germany (MBT70) or uk (chieftain mk.v) in the next weeks. … https://wiki.warthunder.com/index.php?title=M60A2&oldid=79797, Turret front is hard to predictably penetrate due to its odd design, Stabilizer allows for accurate firing on the move and fast reaction time, especially for a vehicle with the ability to launch ATGMs, Slow - off road the Starship struggles to reach 30 km/h on a slight downhill, Cupola is one huge weak point sticking out up top, ATGM has a reload several seconds longer than normal ammunition, ATGM has a very low starting speed making it hard to hit moving targets at closer ranges. This is a subreddit for War Thunder, a cross platform vehicular combat MMO developed by Gaijin … This is a subreddit for War Thunder, a cross platform vehicular combat MMO developed by Gaijin Entertainment for Microsoft Windows, macOS, Linux,... jump to content. There won't be a head to ache! Seriously, Gaijin, amazing work. It was introduced in Update 1.95 "Northern Wind". Depiction of any real-world weapon or vehicle in this game does not mean participation in game development, sponsorship or endorsement by any weapon or vehicle manufacturer. The M551 has essentially no armor but can carry 3 more ATGM's while the M60A2 carries 3 less, but has some actual armor. All Discussions Screenshots Artwork Broadcasts Videos News Guides Reviews ... Oh, and the M60A2 was 152mm and the shell is very short and was part of the propellent, so nothing is ejected after firing. Jun 20, 2017 @ 10:28pm M60A3 i dont recall this tank is in the game, we need era … It will however not stop shells fired out of cannons of equal tier. We built this tank on shells and rockets! This is a subreddit for War Thunder, a cross platform vehicular combat MMO developed by Gaijin Entertainment for Microsoft Windows, macOS, Linux,... jump to content. At least they have high mobility and can make some use of the HEAT round. what you see broken is fine for others. my subreddits. All about equipment from War Thunder: details, 3d models, armor models, modules and crew Are your friendlies stuck in a difficult situation and cannot move? I would have been more ok if they did it with the MBT/KPz-70. This machine will surely be a well appreciated addition to the American medium Ground Forces tech tree. Either way, the amount of ATGM's are limited on both and it's really down to which you would prefer. Материал из War Thunder Wiki. I assume it was made for some training purposes or as a target for a gunnery range from spare parts. Yet they dare to write this ''Go ahead and draw some fire on yourself, your turret armour can surely take some beating without causing a headache to your crew.'' The M60A2 shares the hull with the other M60 variants. The Shillelagh missile unlocks the possibility on long-range sniping, along with the powerful HEAT shell. Battlefield 2 invades the high-tech frontlines of modern warfare. Vertical rounds: 33 (+13) Empty turret: 25 (+21). my subreddits. Fired one in Ft Knox. edit subscriptions. If not hit head-on, these sides can bounce most of the incoming shots. War Thunder First 10 - M60a2 With MGM-51 Shillelagh ATGMs - Duration: 1:12:42. 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