The manoeuvrability is average to bad: you lose a lot of speed while turning. my subreddits. The game is based around combined arms battles on air, land, and sea with vehicles from the Spanish Civil War to today. Good enough armour with excellent armament and decent mobility guarantees versatility and the ability to step into most of the roles on the battlefield. Материал из War Thunder Wiki. ... 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. ... Meet one of the most interesting Italian aircraft of the conflict in War Thunder’s Update 1.69! Like on most American vehicles, this allows you to engage lightly armoured vehicles and slow aeroplanes at small to medium ranges. What are its strengths and weaknesses? The M551 has essentially no armor but can carry 3 more ATGM's while the M60A2 carries 3 less, but has some actual armor. I started screaming at the top of my voice like a monkey. It was introduced in Update 1.69 "Regia Aeronautica". War Thunder First 10 - M60a2 With MGM-51 Shillelagh ATGMs - Duration: 1:12:42. Very easy to reload. At least they have high mobility and can make some use of the HEAT round. ... M60A2 оказался последним танком США с ракетным вооружением. The M60A2 Starship is the perfect combination of armour, firepower, and speed. Taking a reduced amount of shells is therefore advisable. 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. 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. How do you play it? 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. If not hit head-on, these sides can bounce most of the incoming shots. This is a subreddit for War Thunder, a cross platform vehicular combat MMO developed by Gaijin … ), 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. Add addon M60A2 Starship. I would have been more ok if they did it with the MBT/KPz-70. 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! 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. The mobility of the vehicle is average for its tier. There won't be a head to ache! Go ahead and draw some fire on yourself, your turret armour can surely take some beating without causing a headache to your crew. I assume it was made for some training purposes or as a target for a gunnery range from spare parts. Added Feb 9th, 2019. The M60A2 shares the hull with the other M60 variants. Location Addons. 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.'' It was nicknamed Starship due to its sophisticated technology. Great work!". Were your light tanks overwhelmed by the front line of enemy heavy tanks? It also has the same 114 mm thick turret base, which … Fired one in Ft Knox. This page was last edited on 2 December 2020, at 22:25. 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. Overall the armour will not completely protect you, but you have good chances to eat a bigger amount of shells than most other tanks. The outer parts of the turret are significantly lower than the breech and rounded like in most post war soviet tanks. I would guess KV-2, M60A2, or M551 Sheridan. 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. If the historical reference turns out to be too long, take it to a separate article, taking a link to the article about the vehicle and adding a block "/History" (example: https://wiki.warthunder.com/(Vehicle-name)/History) and add a link to it here using the main template. with a battle rating of 8.0 (AB/RB/SB). ... (M60A1/M60A2 compared with T-62) *Ha, it talks about period ATGMs as well, and that famous Soviet depression )))) Join War Thunder for free: 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. Hows about no more new content for 1 year and use this ample time to fix this broken ass game called war thunder?Please? We built this tank on shells and rockets! The M60A2 shares the hull with the other M60 variants. 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. 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. War Thunder. Suggested roles are support, sniper, and flanker. M60A2 byl ve vývoji od 60. let minulého století jako dočasné řešení americko-německého projektu hlavního bitevního tanku - MBT-70. 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. Be sure to reference text and sources by using , as well as adding them at the end of the article with . 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. 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. The M60A2 was a short-lived production model and was eventually replaced by the M60A3 - many of the Starships were converted into the A3 model or specialized vehicles such as bridgelayers. War Thunder. Download Wallpaper: 1280x1024 | 1920x1080 | 2560x1440. The War Thunder Team Discuss on the Forums Join us More than 20,000,000 gamers TWITTER More than 70,000 followers FACEBOOK More … 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. 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. Skins and camouflages for the M60A2 from live.warthunder.com. Attention! Tank vstoupil do sériové produkce v letech 1974/75 - trup tanku vzešel z klasického M60, ale věž byla úplně nová a velice dobře pancéřovaná (až 290 mm! Describe the history of the creation and combat usage of the vehicle in more detail than in the introduction. Vertical rounds: 33 (+13) Empty turret: 25 (+21). It will however not stop shells fired out of cannons of equal tier. War Thunder. August 27, 2019; The side armour on the hull is thick enough to withstand cannon fire of up to 25 mm (excluding APDS and the part around the gearbox), while cannons with a calibre of up to 40 mm will have significant problems and the tank may withstand a large number of shells. You can, however, turn on the spot thanks to neutral steering. The … This entry was posted in Q&A, ... Coming out: I love War Thunder! Or if you are a more aggressive player, flank the enemy and hide your position using your smoke grenade launchers. It also has the same 114 mm thick turret base, which is a weak point. It was introduced in Update 1.61 "Road to Glory". what you see broken is fine for others. Thulle_, Wait, seriously. 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. Saw the words "sheridan" and "m60" All about equipment from War Thunder: details, 3d models, armor models, modules and crew This machine will surely be a well appreciated addition to the American medium Ground Forces tech tree. edit subscriptions. The turret side is around the cannon is 120-140 mm thick and will resist most shots if angled. The centre part of the turret is a cast 220 mm plate in front of the cannon breech, which while not thick enough to protect you against any shells of even outdated guns, often eats shots (at cost of the cannon breech). No thanks. Seriously, Gaijin, amazing work. Saved by Stefano Milone. 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. Filename M60A2byLukegrant.rar Category Vehicle Model. 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). All Discussions Screenshots Artwork Broadcasts Videos News Guides Reviews. No idea. This is a subreddit for War Thunder, a cross platform vehicular combat MMO developed by Gaijin Entertainment for Microsoft Windows, macOS, Linux, PlayStation 4, Xbox One. 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