Strv m/41 S-I

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This page is about the Swedish light tank Strv m/41 S-I. For the tech tree version, see Strv m/41 S-II.
Strv m/41 S-I
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Strv m/41 S-I
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Description

The Stridsvagn m/41 S-I is a premium gift rank II Swedish light tank with a battle rating of 2.7 (AB/RB/SB). It was introduced during Update "Ixwa Strike".

The Strv m/41 S-I is the first Swedish license-production variant of the Czech TNH tank design. It would be later improved in the second version: Strv m/41 S-II.

General info

Survivability and armour

Armourfront / side / back
Hull50 / 15 / 15
Turret50 / 20 / 35
Crew4 people
Visibility81 %

Armour type:

  • Rolled homogenous armour (Hull, Turret plates)
  • Cast homogenous armour (Hull machine gun port, Turret machine gun port, Gun mantlet, Gunner optic housing)
Armour Front (Slope angle) Sides Rear Roof
Hull 50 mm (20°) Hull plate
15 mm (74°) Front glacis
50 mm (18°) Lower glacis
15 mm (59°) Belly-Lower glacis connecting plate
15 mm 8 mm (35-65°) Top
15 mm (6-24°) Bottom
8 mm
Turret 50 mm (10°) Turret front
35 mm (4-57°) Gun mantlet
20 mm (9°) Turret ring
20 mm (8-9°) Turret sides
13 mm Gun mantlet sides
35 mm (6-7°) 8 mm
Cupola 21 mm Vision ports 15 mm 15 mm 8-15 mm

Notes:

  • Tracks, suspension wheels, and bogies all have thicknesses of 15 mm thick.
  • Belly armour is 5 mm thick.

Mobility

Speedforward / back
AB48 / 6 km/h
RB and SB43 / 6 km/h
Number of gears5 forward
1 back
Weight10.5 t
Engine power
AB279 hp
RB and SB146 hp
Power-to-weight ratio
AB26.6 hp/t
RB and SB13.9 hp/t
Game Mode Max Speed (km/h) Weight (tons) Engine power (horsepower) Power-to-weight ratio (hp/ton)
Forward Reverse Stock Upgraded Stock Upgraded
Arcade 48 6 10.5 226 279 21.52 26.57
Realistic 43 6 129 146 12.29 13.9

Modifications and economy

Repair cost
AB420 Sl icon.png
RB690 Sl icon.png
SB1 400 Sl icon.png
Crew training2 300 Sl icon.png
Experts15 000 Sl icon.png
Aces110 Ge icon.png
Research Aces320 000 Rp icon.png
Reward for battleAB / RB / SB
Talisman.png 2 × 40 / 40 / 60 % Sl icon.png
Talisman.png 2 × 112 / 112 / 112 % Rp icon.png
Modifications
Mobility Protection Firepower
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Tracks
Mods new tank suspension.png
Suspension
Mods new tank break.png
Brake System
Mods new tank filter.png
Filters
Mods new tank transmission.png
Transmission
Mods new tank engine.png
Engine
Mods tank tool kit.png
Parts
Mods extinguisher.png
FPE
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Crew Replenishment
Mods new tank horizontal aiming.png
Horizontal Drive
Mods tank cannon.png
Adjustment of Fire
Mods airstrike.png
Airstrike
Mods tank ammo.png
37mm_sw_m39_APHE_ammo_pack
Mods new tank vertical aiming.png
Elevation Mechanism
Mods art support.png
Artillery Support
Mods scouting.png
Improved optics
Mods tank ammo.png
37mm_sw_kan_APDS_ammo_pack

Armaments

Main armament

Ammunition100 rounds
Reloadbasic crew → aces
4.1 → 3.1 s
Vertical guidance-14° / 20°
Main article: kan m/38 (37 mm)
37 mm kan m/38 Turret rotation speed (°/s) Reloading rate (seconds)
Mode Capacity Vertical Horizontal Stabilizer Stock Upgraded Full Expert Aced Stock Full Expert Aced
Arcade 100 -14°/+20° ±180° N/A 13.3 18.4 22.4 24.8 26.4 4.03 3.57 3.29 3.10
Realistic 8.3 9.8 11.9 13.2 14.0

Ammunition

Penetration statistics
Ammunition Type of
warhead
Penetration @ 0° Angle of Attack (mm)
10 m 100 m 500 m 1,000 m 1,500 m 2,000 m
slpprj m/38 APBC 59 55 41 28 19 13
slpgr m/39 APBC 55 51 37 26 17 12
3,7 cm slpprj m/49 APDS 105 103 97 89 82 75
Shell details
Ammunition Type of
warhead
Velocity
(m/s)
Projectile
Mass (kg)
Fuse delay
(m)
Fuse sensitivity
(mm)
Explosive Mass
(TNT equivalent) (g)
Ricochet
0% 50% 100%
slpprj m/38 APBC 785 0.74 N/A N/A N/A 47° 60° 65°
slpgr m/39 APBC 800 0.74 1.2 9 15 47° 60° 65°
3,7 cm slpprj m/49 APDS 1,150 0.71 N/A N/A N/A 75° 78° 80°

Ammo racks

Ammo racks of the Strv m/41 S-I
Full
ammo
1st
rack empty
2nd
rack empty
3rd
rack empty
4th
rack empty
5th
rack empty
Visual
discrepancy
100 51 (+49) 36 (+64) 26 (+74) 11 (+89) (+99) No

Machine guns

Ammunition4 000 rounds
Belt capacity250 rounds
Reloadbasic crew → aces
10.4 → 8.0 s
Fire rate649 shots/min
Main article: ksp m/36 (8 mm)
8 mm ksp m/36
Mount Capacity (Belt) Fire rate Vertical Horizontal
Coaxial 4,000 (250) 649 -14°/+20° N/A

Usage in battles

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Pros and cons

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History

In 1939, Sweden purchased the production right of TnH light tank from Czech CKD company, which is actually the export type of lt-38 tank. Subsequently, the Scania vabis factory began to produce this tank and obtained the number strv m/41. The Swedish self-produced tank is named strv m/41, with a total weight of 11 tons, a length of 4.6 meters, a width of 2.14 meters, and a height of 2.35 meters. The overall design is similar to the early model of Panzer 38 (T). The armor thickness of the body and the front of the turret is 25 mm. It uses a four person car set, and the engine is a Scania Vasby 1664 gasoline engine, with an output power of 142 horsepower, a maximum road speed of 42 km / h, and a maximum travel of 200 km. Strv m/41 uses Swedish made weapons. The main gun is a bofoss 37mm m/38 tank gun, that is, the vehicle mounted bofoss 37mm anti tank gun, which can penetrate 55mm vertical armor at a distance of 200 meters, and the auxiliary weapon is two 8mm m/39 machine guns. Compared with the original Czech version, the strv m/41 model has detailed differences in appearance. The most obvious is the addition of a periscope above the loader seat on the top of the turret, and the shape of the rear of the turret is also different. Because it took a lot of time to digest the technology and set up the production line, the strv m/41 tank was delivered in December 1942 and completed in August 1943. It was initially equipped with the third Armored Regiment.

Media

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See also

Main article: LT-38 (Family)
Vehicles equipped with the same chassis
Related development

External links

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AB Scania-Vabis
Light Tanks 
Strv m/41  Strv m/41 S-I · Strv m/41 S-II
Tank Destroyers 
Strv m/41  Spj fm/43-44
Sav m/43  Sav m/43 (1944) · Sav m/43 (1946)

Sweden light tanks
L-60  Strv m/38 · Strv m/39 · Strv m/39 TD · Strv m/40L
Strv m/41  Strv m/41 S-I · Strv m/41 S-II
Ikv 91  Ikv 91 · Ikv 91-105
CV 90  CV 90105 TML · Strf 9040B · Strf 9040C · Strf 9040 BILL · CV 90120
Wheeled  Pbil m/40 · U-SH 405
Other  Strv m/31 · Strv 74

Sweden premium ground vehicles
Light tanks  Strv m/39 · Pbil m/40 · Strv m/41 S-I · CV 90105 TML
Medium tanks  Strv 81 (RB 52) · Strv 103-0
Tank destroyers  Ikv 73 · SAV 20.12.48