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TY: Best Tank - Article....

Postby Jamrowski » Fri Apr 28, 2017 3:02 pm

Interesting read below in terms of rating the signature MBT's in the game.....

http://www.wwpd.net/2016/09/team-yankee ... s.html?m=1

I'm still a fan of the M1 (just don't mention the gun!!)
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Re: TY: Best Tank - Article....

Postby Graeme_the_Bald » Mon May 08, 2017 9:05 pm

Ah, but its not the length of the pencil, etc.
Imo it comes down to the style of play you prefer, and how much time &£ you have to throw at painting tanks.
Plus, tanks are not everything in TY; all the infantry bristle with AT, so it's not all that clear cut.
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Re: TY: Best Tank - Article....

Postby Lavallin » Tue May 09, 2017 8:43 am

British infantry AT is amazing (a mix of longer and shorter range, with credible AT values), but I thought most others didn't have quite enough punch to defeat ERA? RPGs etc are enough to threaten softskin vehicles, but I thought not most MBTs, even in assault?

That said, the difference between tanks with "1st rate" Chobham/BDD protection, and tanks with Bazooka Skirt is significant - the latter can certainly be threatened by man-portable weapons.

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