Mk.6 depth charge

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Description

The Mk.6 depth charge on the Higgins 81 ft PT-6.


Vehicles equipped with this weapon

General info

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Effective damage

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Comparison with analogues

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Usage in battles

The Mk.6 depth charges are most affective against submarines or smaller boats. Since there are no submarines however, most players tend to not use depth charges at all.

Pros and cons

Pros:

  • Can potentionally kill enemies sailing behind you

Cons:

  • Can explode when hit
  • Ineffective at fights with more than 100 meters distance

History

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See also

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External links

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Naval depth charges
USA  7.2 in T37 · Mk.6 · Mk.6 mortar · K-gun Mk.9
Germany  BB-1 · Mk.6 · Type 95 · WBD · WBF · WBG
USSR  BB-1 · BM-1 · RBM
Britain  Mk.6 mortar · Mk.VII · Mk.10 Hedgehog mortar · Y-gun Mk.VII
Japan  Mk.6 mortar · Mk.9 depth charge · Mk.10 Hedgehog · Type 95
Italy  B TG · B TG 100