T1E2 Tank

From Tankpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
T1E2
T1E2 Light Tank.png
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)
Unit cost Unknown
Produced Prototypes only 1929
Specifications
Weight 8.8 tons (7.98 metric tons)
Length 12 ft 9.6 in
Width 6 ft 2.4 in
Height 7 ft 7.2 in
Crew 2, 1.Commander, Driver 2.Gunner, Radio Operator, Loader

Armor Hull Armour (inches) front 0.6 (15.24 mm), sides 0.4 (10.16 mm)
Turret Armour (inches) front 0.6 (15.24 mm), sides 0.25 (6.35 mm)
Main
armament
Main: 37 mm M5, L/50 smoothbore gun, (104 rounds)
Secondary: .30 cal M1919A4, coaxial, (3000 rounds)
Engine Cunningham V8 gasoline, water cooled
132 hp (Bad rounding hereScript error kW) (net)
Suspension Leaf springs with 4 two wheeled bogies
Speed 18.2 mph (29.29 kph)

Works Cited:

1. "T1E2 tank, light, 37mm." JED. N.p., 30 Jun 2013. Web. 31 Jul 2013. <http://www.jedsite.info/tanks-tango/tango-numbers-us/t1light_series/t1e2/t1e2.html>.

2. "T1 Cunningham." Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 27 May 2013. Web. 31 Jul 2013. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/T1_Cunningham>.