MT-LB S-8

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MT-LB S-8
MT-LB S-8
Details
Tier / Class:
6 AFV
Nation:
Ukraine
Dealer:
Special
Cost:
3250 Gold
Stats - Stock (Renowned)
Max Damage:
300
DPM:
8,633
Penetration:
420 mm
Hit Points:
1,860
Hull F/S/R:
20 / 20 / 20
Turret F/S/R:
N/A
Max Speed:
60.00 km/h
Acceleration 0-32kph:
3.23 s
Hull Traverse:
39.19 deg/s
Camouflage:
40%
Vision:
420 m
Accuracy (Spread):
0.189°
Max Cannon Depression:
-10.0/ -10.0°
Turret Traverse Speed:
54.25 deg/s

The MT-LB S8 is a tier 6 Premium armored fighting vehicle originating from the Ukraine.

Features[edit | edit source]

  • Invisible movement: motion does not reduce camouflage factor.
  • Designated target: vehicle has the ability to designate targets that are within line of sight and vision range. Designated targetsare called out and takes increased damage.
  • Missile weapons only: this vehicle only had weaponry.
  • Rocket weapon: trajectory does not change after firing.
  • Recon package : this vehicle's recon package provides an improved vision rangewhen stationary.
  • Missile volley: the vehicle May Fire volleys of ATGMs.
  • Smoke generators : generate a smoke screen around the vehicle.

Player Recommendations[edit | edit source]

Pros and Cons[edit | edit source]

Pros[edit | edit source]

  • Massive damage output. Great for devastating distracted enemies in close range.
  • Missiles easily damage hard targets, regardless of the heavy front armor
  • Invisible movement
  • Great camo factor
  • Low silhouette
  • Good for peeking thanks to the high up rocket pods
  • Huge clip capacity
  • Great smoke screen

Cons[edit | edit source]

  • No armor
  • Very slow clip reload (1 min)
  • Very long aim time
  • Extremely high recoil if fired on full auto
  • Missiles are NOT guided
  • Abysmal ammo capacity (just 2 clips) so you cant afford to miss
  • No partial clip reload possible

Upgrade Suggestions[edit | edit source]

Premium vehicles in Armored Warfare come fully upgraded.

Retrofit Suggestions[edit | edit source]

Commander and Crew Skill Suggestions[edit | edit source]

Armor[edit | edit source]

MT-LB 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 20/20/20 Steel 0/0/0 Steel 50
Build on the chassis of the light-armored MT-LB, this rocket launcher does not offer any additional protection.


Firepower[edit | edit source]

80mm B8 Launcher
Missile Name Type Reputation Salvo Damage Area of Effect Penetration Speed Rate of Fire Caliber Reload Self-homing
80mm S-8K0 HEAT HEAT Stock 40 300 0m 420mm 450m/s 100rd/min 80mm 60s No


Mobility[edit | edit source]

Name Reputation Cost Credits Max Speed 0 to 32km/h Hull Traverse
YaMZ-238ND8 300 hp Diesel Engine Stock Stock 60km/h 3.23s 35.63deg/s


Upgrades[edit | edit source]

Premium vehicles in Armored Warfare come fully upgraded.

Special Ability[edit | edit source]

Name Activation Time Duration Reload Time Ability Changes
Designate Target
Ability Designate.png
2 s 20 s 50 s The designated target remains visible and receives full damage. Component saving -10%
Crew saves -10%
Camouflage factor -100%


History[edit | edit source]

Ukraine's MT-LB S8 MRLS entered service in 2015. The Ukrainian multiple rocket launcher was based on the light-armored Soviet MT-LB.

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