DT (7.62 mm)

From War Thunder Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
DT (7.62 mm)
Degtyaryov machine gun
Weapon DT (7.62 mm).png
General characteristics
7.62 mmCalibre
63 roundsBelt capacity
600 shots/minRate of fire
815 m/sMuzzle velocity
10 mm Maximum penetration

Description

The DT is a Russian light machine gun equipped on various vehicles, first put into combat in 1928.

Vehicles equipped with this weapon

Vehicles equipped with this weapon
Light tanks 
BT-5  BT-5 mod. 1933 · RBT-5
BT-7  BT-7 mod. 1937 · BT-7 (F-32)
T-26  T-26 mod. 1939 · T-26 (1st Gv.T.Br.) · T-26-4 · T-26E
T-50  T-50 · T-126(SP)
T-60  T-60
T-70  T-70
T-80  T-80
Medium tanks 
T-28  T-28 · T-28E
T-34 (1940)  T-34 (Prototype) · T-34 (1940) · T-34E
T-34 (1941)  T-34 (1941) · T-34E STZ · T-34 1941 (1st Gv.T.Br.) · T-34-57
T-34 (1942)  T-34 (1942)
T-34 (1943)  T-34-57 (1943) · ▀T-34-747(r) · T-34-85 (D-5T) · T-34-85 · T-34-85E
T-34 (1944)  T-34-100
T-44  T-44 · T-44-100 · T-44-122
Heavy tanks 
Matilda  ▂Tank MK-II "Matilda" (F-96)
IS-1  IS-1
IS-2  IS-2 · IS-2 (1944) · IS-2 "Revenge for the Hero brother"
IS-3  IS-3
IS-6  IS-6
KV-1  KV-1 (L-11) · KV-1 (ZiS-5) · ▀KV-IB · KV-1E · KV-1S · KV-85 · KV-122
KV-2  KV-2 (1940) · ▀KV-II 754(r) · KV-2 (ZiS-6)
KV-220  KV-220
T-35  T-35
Tank destroyers  ZiS-30

General info

Tell us about the tactical and technical characteristics of the cannon or machine gun.

Available ammunition

Describe the shells that are available for the weapon and their features and purpose. If it concerns autocannons or machine guns, write about different ammo belts and what is inside (which types of shells).

Comparison with analogues

Give a comparative description of cannons/machine guns that have firepower equal to this weapon.

Usage in battles

Describe the cannon/machine gun in the game - its distinctive features, tactics of usage against notable opponents. Please don't write a "guide" - do not impose a single point of view, but give the reader food for thought.

Pros and cons

Summarise and briefly evaluate the weaponry in terms of its characteristics and combat effectiveness. Mark pros and cons as a list.

Pros:

Cons:

History

Examine the history of the creation and combat usage of the weapon in more detail than in the introduction. If the historical reference turns out to be too long, take it to a separate article, taking a link to the article about the weapon and adding a block "/ History" (example: https://wiki.warthunder.com/(Weapon-name)/History) and add a link to it here using the main template. Be sure to reference text and sources by using <ref></ref>, as well as adding them at the end of the article with <references />.

Media

An excellent addition to the article would be a video guide, as well as screenshots from the game and photos.

See also

Links to the articles on the War Thunder Wiki that you think will be useful for the reader, for example:

  • reference to the article about the variant of the cannon/machine gun;
  • references to approximate analogues by other nations and research trees.

External links

Paste links to sources and external resources, such as:

  • topic on the official game forum;
  • encyclopedia page on the weapon;
  • other literature.


Tank machine guns
USA  7.62 mm: M1919A4 · M37 · M60D · M73 · M240
  12.7 mm: M2HB · M85 · M8C
Germany  7.62 mm: MG 3A1 · FN MAG 60-40
  7.92 mm: MG 13 Dreyse · MG 34 · MG 42 · MG 37(t)
USSR  7.62 mm: DT · Maxim · SGMT · PKT · RP-46
  12.7 mm: DK · DShK · NSVT
  14.5 mm: KPVT
Britain  7.62 mm: L3A1 · L8A1 · L8A2 · L37A1 · L37A2 · L94A1
  7.7 mm: Vickers
  7.92 mm: BESA
  12.7 mm: L21A1
Japan  6.5 mm: Type 91
  7.62 mm: Type 74
  7.7 mm: Type 97
  12.7 mm: Type 60 (B)
Italy  7.62 mm Beretta MG 42/59
  8 mm: Breda Mod. 38
France  7.5 mm: MAC 31 · AAT-52
  7.62 mm: AAN-F1