What is a VK 3001 (P)?
Find sources: “VK 3001” P – news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (May 2019) The VK 30.01 (P) was the official designation for a medium tank prototype proposed in Germany. Two prototype hulls were made. The tank never entered serial production, but was further developed into the VK 4501 Tiger (P).
What is the VK 36 (H)?
See here, here, or here for more information. The VK 36.01 (H) is a German tier 6 heavy tank. An experimental German WWII heavy tank developed by Henschel. The vehicle was a further development of the VK 30.01 (H) project and a stage in the design process for the Tiger.
How thick is the armor on the vk3001p?
The VK3001P’s hull armor thickness is actually 50/40/30 (currently 75/60/40). Actual weight is 30 tons (currently 35+ tons). One of the VK3001P’s historical armaments, the 7,5 cm KwK 37 L/24, is missing. The 10,5 cm KwK L/28 was never considered for this tank. Work on the 7,5 cm KwK 40 L/48 began long after development of the VK3001P had ceased.
Is the VK 30 a good tank to flank?
Fully upgraded, the VK 30.01 (P) is a workable support tank with good top speed. You can and should flank with it when you can, but this tank is let down by sluggish turret traverse, and it tends to take a while to accelerate to its top speed (lowered from 60 to 45 in 1.9).