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The M1 Abrams is a Tier 6 progression Main Battle Tank under Sophie Wölfli's dealership.

History[]

Class: Main Battle Tank Developed: 1972-1975 Service: 1979-1990s Vehicles Built: 3273 Operators: USA

The Abrams Main Battle Tank is the current service MBT of the U.S. Army and several other countries. It was developed in the 1970s to replace the aging Patton series in American service. Unlike the failed MBT-70 project, the downfall of which was the widespread use of experimental technologies along with an extremely high price tag, the Abrams was designed to use modern but affordable and reliable components. What made it different from the Patton series was the use of Chobham composite armor and a gas turbine for propulsion, earning it the nickname "Whispering Death".

This is the initial production model, known as the M1. It was produced between 1979 and 1985 in Lima, Ohio and in Detroit, Michigan. This version was still armed with the M68A1 rifled cannon and all the produced vehicles went to the U.S. Army. In 1984, the production was briefly replaced by an interim model called M1IP, before fully switching to the upgraded M1A1. The service M1s were stationed in West Germany and were gradually upgraded in the 1990s to the M1A1 (and later M1A2 standard).

Vehicle Traits[]

  • Armored: This vehicle's armor can withstand a lot of punishment, allowing it to survive even serious firefights.
  • HESH Rounds: This vehicle can fire special Squash Head rounds. These are extremely effective against angled armor that is typical for Soviet tanks.
  • Gas Turbine: This vehicle is powered by a gas turbine, providing smoother acceleration compared to an ordinary diesel.

Ammunition[]

# Ammo
Name
Ammo
Type
XP Cost Damage Penetration Velocity Reload
Time
More
Info
1 105mm M735A1 APFSDS APFSDS Stock 380 560[note 1] mm 1501 m/s 5.80 s
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  • Accuracy (Fully Aimed): 0.09 °
  • Damage Randomization: ± 5 %
  • Penetration Randomization: ± 5 %
  • Ricochet Angle: 67.0 °
2 105mm M774 APFSDS APFSDS Experience.png 25,085 410 610[note 2] mm 1509 m/s 5.80 s
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  • Accuracy (Fully Aimed): 0.09 °
  • Fire Chance Bonus: 25 %
  • Damage Randomization: ± 5 %
  • Penetration Randomization: ± 5 %
  • Ricochet Angle: 67.0 °
3 105mm M393A2 HEP HEP Experience.png 19,865 340 450 mm 760 m/s 5.80 s
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  • Accuracy (Fully Aimed): 0.11 °
  • Fire Chance Bonus: 200 %
  • Damage Randomization: ± 5 %
  • Penetration Randomization: ± 15 %
  • Bonus Module Damage: 35 %
  • Spall Threshold: 137 mm
4 105mm M456A2 HEAT HEAT Experience.png 25,385 530 730 mm 1173 m/s 5.80 s
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  • Accuracy (Fully Aimed): 0.10 °
  • Fire Chance Bonus: 300 %
  • Damage Randomization: ± 10 %
  • Penetration Randomization: ± 10 %
  • Bonus Module Damage: 25 %
5 7.62mm AP AP Stock 8 18[note 3] mm 855 m/s 5.00 s
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  • Accuracy (Fully Aimed): 0.15 °
  • Magazine Type: Clip
  • Partial Reload: Yes
  • Magazine Size: 800
  • Burst Fire Rate: 400 rd/min
  • Damage Randomization: ± 10 %
  • Penetration Randomization: ± 10 %
  • Ricochet Angle: 67.0 °

Upgrades[]

Armor[]

M1 Abrams Stock Armor
XP Cost Credit Cost Hull
Armor
Hull
Composition
Turret
Armor
Turret
Composition
ERA Name ERA
Penetration
Reduction
Stock Stock 650 mm (vs AP)
905 mm (vs HEAT)
Composite 765 mm (vs AP)
1440 mm (vs HEAT)
Steel Layers with Air Gaps N/A N/A vs AP
N/A vs HEAT
Like the Challenger 1, the original M1 was among the first to use high-end composites on the frontal arc of the vehicle, offering extensive protection against both HEAT and kinetic charges at the cost of weight, cost, and complexity. Although only intended for frontal assaults, it offers a solid blend of defense, power, and speed on the modern battlefield.

Weapon[]

# Name XP Cost Credit Cost Aim Time Reload Time More Info
Weapon1 105mm L/52 M68A1 Rifled Cannon Stock Stock 1.50 s 5.80 s
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Stats:

  • Depression/Elevation: -10.0° / 20.0°
Ammo:
105mm M735A1 APFSDS
105mm M774 APFSDS
105mm M393A2 HEP
105mm M456A2 HEAT
7.62mm AP

Engine[]

Name XP Cost Credit Cost Max Speed Reverse Speed Forward
Acceleration
Hull Traverse Fire Chance
Honeywell AGT-1500 1500 hp Gas Turbine Engine Stock Stock 72 km/h 30 km/h 4.60 s (0 to 32 km/h)
15.72 s (0 to Max Speed)
25.70° 8 %

Parts[]

Name XP Cost Credit Cost Description Notes
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M82 Smoke Grenades
Stock Stock Comes with 4 charges
Recharge time: 35s
Duration: 10s
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M90 Smoke Grenades
Experience.png 9,630 Credits .png 190,215 Comes with 8 charges
Recharge time: 25s
Duration: 10s
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Abrams Integrated Display and Targeting System
Experience.png 14,045 Credits .png 277,400 Accuracy is improved by 10%
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Improved Loading Mechanism
Experience.png 37,830 Credits .png 747,000 Rate of fire is increased by 7%
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Improved Gun Stabilizer
Stock Stock Overall accuracy while moving is improved by 20%
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Upgraded Fire Control System Sensors
Stock Stock Reduces the accuracy penalties for firing and traversing the hull.
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Stock Tracks
Stock Stock Mobility (Light Terrain): 87.9%
Mobility (Heavy Terrain): 73.2%
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Improved Tracks
Experience.png 3,310 Credits .png 65,385 Mobility (Light Terrain): 88.8%
Mobility (Heavy Terrain): 74.4%

Footnotes[]

  1. 560 mm at 150m;
    420 mm at 500m
  2. 610 mm at 150m;
    458 mm at 500m
  3. 18 mm at 100m;
    9 mm at 1000m
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