Expeditionary Tank

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Expeditionary Tank
Expeditionary Tank
Tier / Class:
6 LT
United States
Stats - Stock (Renowned)
Max Damage:
Max Penetration:
450 mm
440 mm
Hit Points:
Hull F/S/R:
30 / 20 / 20
Turret F/S/R:
35 / 20 / 20
Max Speed:
81.97 km/h
Acceleration 0-32kph:
3.23 s
Hull Traverse:
46.22 deg/s
410 m
Accuracy (Decay):
Accuracy (Spread):
Max Turret Rotation:
Max Cannon Depression:
-10.0 / -10.0°
Turret Traverse Speed:
46 deg/s

The Expeditionary Tank is an exclusive, tier 6 Special Light Tank that was included in the Lord of War pre-order founder's pack.

Player Recommendations[edit | edit source]

This light tank is best played as an agile Flanker that can use its 9-Shot Autoloader to deal good amounts of damage.

Pros and Cons[edit | edit source]

Pros[edit | edit source]

  • Good view range
  • Good speed and maneuverability
  • Small turret and high gun depression can minimize exposure to enemy fire

Cons[edit | edit source]

  • Weak Armor
  • Rather long time between shots (4 seconds)

Upgrade Suggestions[edit | edit source]

Premium vehicles in Armored Warfare come fully upgraded.

Retrofit Suggestions[edit | edit source]

  • Advanced Fire Control
  • Advanced Muzzle Reference System
  • Improved Gun Breech
  • Air Induction Precleaner

Commander and Crew Skill Suggestions[edit | edit source]

  • Commander: Viktor Kirsanov, for higher RoF, shortening downtime between shots
  • Driver: Smooth Ride, Off-Road Driving
  • Gunner: Sharpshooter, Quick Draw

Armor[edit | edit source]

Expeditionary Tank Stock Armor
Reputation Cost Credits Hull F/S/R Hull Composition Hull Modifiers (AP/HE/SC) Turret F/S/R Turret Composition Turret Modifiers (AP/HE/SC) ERA F/S/R ERA Composition ERA Modifiers Turret Traverse
Stock Stock 30/20/20 High Hardness Steel 1.50/1.50/1.50 35/20/20 High Hardness Steel 1.50/1.50/1.50 0/0/0 - .00/.00/.00 46deg/s
The experimental Teledyne Expeditionary failed to pass muster as an airdroppable vehicle due to weight and height issues, but with a low-profile turret later used on the Stryker series and a well-sloped upper glacis, it still performs well in support duties. The entire vehicle is protected with thin, high hardness steel that offers all-around small arms protection.

Firepower[edit | edit source]

105mm L/52 M65 Low Recoil Force Cannon
Shell name Type Reputation Salvo Size Damage Area of Effect Penetration Speed Rate of Fire Max Accuracy Aim Time Reload Time
105mm M774 APFSDS AP Stock 9 445 0m 440mm 1,509m/s 14.3rd/min 0.12° 2s 14s
105mm M456A1 HEAT HEAT Stock 9 450 0m 450mm 1,178m/s 14.3rd/min 0.12° 2s 14s
105mm M393A2 HEP HESH Stock 9 95-512 0m 270mm 760m/s 14.3rd/min 0.12° 2s 14s

Mobility[edit | edit source]

Name Reputation Cost Credits Max Speed 0 to 32km/h
Cummins Vta-903T Diesel Engine Stock Stock 81.97km/h 2.73s

Upgrades[edit | edit source]

Premium vehicles come fully upgraded.

History[edit | edit source]

Created by the United States for the Armored Gun System competition, this prototype light tank was built with the intent of increasing the combat strength of light forces. Development of the hull and chassis took place during the early half of the 1980’s, with final assembly taking place in 1985. Ultimately, it was unable to take top honors at the competition in 1992 and did not enter production. Although the vehicle did not make it past the prototype stage, the turret provided the basis for the M1128 Stryker Turret.

Variants[edit | edit source]

The Expeditionary Tank Reaper, a Premium variant that was purchasable during Helloween 2016 & 2017
The Expeditionary Tank Uncle Sam
  • Expeditionary Tank Reaper
  • Expeditionary Tank Uncle Sam

External links[edit | edit source]

Gallery[edit | edit source]