Chi-Ha Kai (China)
6 km/h back39 km/h forward
5 km/h backSpeed
The ␗Type 97 Chi-Ha Kai is a rank I Chinese light tank with a battle rating of 2.0 (AB/RB/SB). It was introduced in Update 1.91 "Night Vision".
Survivability and armour
This tank has little to no armour, so is usually destroyed in a single shot, however at long ranges you will be able to survive multiple because the penetration drops off and the "no armour is best armour" rule comes into play.
This tank is sluggish for its BR and has a really bad traverse and reverse speed. Its just plain slow.
At the BR, the gun is not bad, it has good post penetration effects but seriously lacks penetration that some other tanks have.
The Chi-Ha Kai has a MG mounted to the turret which can not penetrate most tanks at its BR, but a few open topped vehicles will be a great target for MG fire.
Usage in battles
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|China light tanks|
|Type 63-I · Type 62 · ZBD86|
|American||␗M8 LAC · ␗M3A3 Stuart · ␗M5A1 · ␗M24|
|Soviet||␗T-26 · T-26 No.531 · ␗PT-76|