M2 Light Tank

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Light Tank M2A4
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Fitters are at work assembling an M2A4 light tank which has just arrived at a British ordnance depot.
Type Light tank
Place of origin United States
Specifications
Weight 11.6 tonnes (Bad rounding hereScript error long tons;Bad rounding hereScript error short tons)
Length 4.43 m (Bad rounding hereScript error ft)
Width 2.47 m (Bad rounding hereScript error in)
Height 2.65 m (Bad rounding hereScript error in)
Crew 4 (Commander/gunner, loader, driver, co-driver)

Armor 6–25 mm (Expression error: Unrecognized punctuation character "[".Expression error: Unrecognized punctuation character "[".Expression error: Unrecognized punctuation character "[". Expression error: Unrecognized punctuation character "[".)(Hull:Front-25mm Sides-25mm Rear-25mm)(Turret:Front-16mm Sides-16mm Rear-16mm)
Main
armament
1x 37 mm Gun M5
103 rounds / .50 cal Gun MG HB M2 1800 rounds
Secondary
armament
5x .30-06 Browning M1919A4 machine guns
8,470 rounds
Engine Continental W-670-9A, 7 Cylinder
245–220 hp (Expression error: Unrecognized punctuation character "[".Expression error: Unrecognized punctuation character "[".Expression error: Unrecognized punctuation character "[". Expression error: Unrecognized punctuation character "[".)
Suspension Vertical Volute Spring Suspension (VVSS)
Operational
range
320 km (Bad rounding hereScript error mi)
Speed 58 km/h (Bad rounding hereScript error mph)

Works Cited:

1. "M2 Light Tank." Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 26 Jun 2013. Web. 7 Jul 2013. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M2_Light_Tank>.