T1E1 Tank

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T1E1 Light Tank.jpg
Type Light Tank
Place of origin  United States
Service history
In service prototype only
Used by United States of America
Production history
Designer James Cunningham
Manufacturer James Cunningham, Son & Company (Rochester, NY)
Produced Prototypes only 1927
Weight 15,000 pounds (Bad rounding hereScript error kg)
Length 12.8 feet (Bad rounding hereScript error m)
Width 52 inches (Bad rounding hereScript error mm)
Height 7.2 feet (Bad rounding hereScript error m)

Main: 37 mm
Engine Cunningham V8 442-cubic-inch 110hp
110 hp (Bad rounding hereScript error kW)

The T1E1 light tank was a variant of the T1 Cunningham; 4 prototypes were built in 1927. The T1E1 utilized a Cunningham V8 442-cubic-inch 110hp engine and a Cott spur gear transmission ("T1E1 tank, light, 37mm."). The weight of the T1E1 was 15,000-pounds ("T1E1 tank, light, 37mm."). The T1E1 light tank utilized a 37mm gun as it's main armament; and had between 1/4" and 3/8" of armour.

Works Cited:

1. "T1E1 tank, light, 37mm." JED. N.p., 30 Jun 2013. Web. 31 Jul 2013. <http://www.jedsite.info/tanks-tango/tango-numbers-us/t1light_series/t1e1/t1e1.html>.