T-26 M1939

T-26 M1939
Image: T-26 M1939 (Wikipedia)
YearJuly 1939
Vehicle TypeLight Tank
Origin & Designer[@designer]
Numbers Produced2.420
Crew3 (Commander, Gunner & Driver)
Main Armament1 x 45mm L/46 M1938 20K Gun
Main Armament[@sponson_traverse]
Elevation-10° to +40°
Turret Traverse360° (Manual)
Gun Traverse[@gun_traverse]
Gun Mount[@gun_mounts]
Maximum Range[@maximum_range]
Armour Penetration[@armour_penetration]
Gun SightT.O.P.
Secondary Armament2 x 7.62mm DT Machine Guns (Coaxial & AA Mount)
Smoke Discharger[@smoke_discharger]
Ammunition Carried165 x 45mm & 2.654 x 7.62mm
Combat Weight10.460 kg
Ground Clearance0.38m
Fording Depth0.80m
Trench Crossing1.80m
Obstacle Clearance0.70m
Climbing Ability40°
ArmourHull Front: 25mm
Hull Sides: 15mm
Hull Rear: 15mm
Hull Top: 6mm
Hull Bottom: 6mm
Gun Mantle: 25mm
Turret Front: 55mm
Turret Sides: 25mm
Turret Rear: 25mm
Turret Top: 10mm
EngineGAZ T26 (Manual)
Transmission5 Forward & 1 Reverse
Maximum Road Range183 km
Maximum Cross Country Range122 km
Maximum Water Range[@maximum_water_range]
Maximum Road Speed30 kph
Maximum Cross Country Speed18 kph
Maximum Water Speed[@maximum_water_speed]
NotesThe M1939 had a new cast turret and was used in the same way as the M1933 and M1938.