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Description

The ‘8.8cm Panzergranate 40/43’ is an Armor-Piercing, Composite Rigid round with a tungsten penetrator. It is capable of penetrating 238mm of armor but will do reduced damage to the target. It is most effective at close range.
― Heroes & Generals

Overview

Ammo Name [88×822mm R] 8.8cm Panzergranate 39/43 [88×822mm R] 8.8cm Panzergranate 40/43
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Against Infantry Explosion Damage 130 130
Explosion Radius 1 1
Velocity 1000 MWA.png 1130
Cone Modifier 1 MWS.png 1.1
Against Armor Correction Angle 8 MWS.png 3
Min. Damage 1466.25 MWS.png 1275
Max. Damage 1884.85 MWS.png 1639
Min. Penetration (mm) 192 MWA.png 228
Max Penetration (mm) 212 MWA.png 248
Penetration Near Range 10 10
Penetration Far Range 1500 MWS.png 1000
Armor Penetration Far 10% 10%
Armor Damage Far 50% MWS.png 25%

While dominant over every other ammunition type, the decreased damage and effectiveness at range when compared to the Panzergranate 39/43 - which can already penetrate all the tanks it needs to - makes this ammo not worth using.

Faction Comparisons

Ammo Name [88×822mm R] 8.8cm Panzergranate 40/43 [90×600mm R] 90mm APC, M82, Shot [122mm] 122mm BR-471B
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WA 79.png
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Faction Icon-GR-Symbol.png Germany Us.png United States Icon-SU-Symbol.png Soviet Union
Against Infantry Damage Near 1400 1400 1400
Damage Far 1000 1000 1000
Near Range 0 0 0
Far Range 2000 2000 2000
Explosion Damage 130 130 130
Explosion Radius 1 1 1
Velocity 1130 1021 800
Conefire 0.099 0.099 0.099
Against Armor Correction Angle 3 15 15
Min. Damage 1275 1610 2150
Max. Damage 1639 2070 2763
Min. Penetration (mm) 228 129 160
Max Penetration (mm) 248 149 180
Penetration Near Range 10 10 10
Penetration Far Range 1000 2300 1500
Armor Penetration Far 22.8 - 24.8 12.9 - 14.9 16 - 18
Armor Damage Far 318.75 - 409.75 805 - 1035 1290 - 1657.8
Min. Explosion Damage
Max. Explosion Damage
Min. Explosion Penetration (mm)
Max. Explosion Penetration (mm)

Ammo Name [88×822mm R] 8.8cm Panzergranate 40/43 [90×600mm R] 90mm APC, M82, Shot [100×717mm R] 100mm UBR-412B
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WA 79.png
WA 165.png
Faction Icon-GR-Symbol.png Germany Us.png United States Icon-SU-Symbol.png Soviet Union
Against Infantry Damage Near 1400 1400 1400
Damage Far 1000 1000 1000
Near Range 0 0 0
Far Range 2000 2000 2000
Explosion Damage 130 130 130
Explosion Radius 1 1 1
Velocity 1130 1021 897
Conefire 0.066 0.099 0.066
Against Armor Correction Angle 3 15 7
Min. Damage 1275 1610 1919
Max. Damage 1639 2070 2466
Min. Penetration (mm) 228 129 150
Max Penetration (mm) 248 149 170
Penetration Near Range 10 10 10
Penetration Far Range 1000 2300 1500
Armor Penetration Far 22.8 - 24.8 12.9 - 14.9 15 - 17
Armor Damage Far 318.75 - 409.75 805 - 1035 1151.4 - 1479.6
Min. Explosion Damage
Max. Explosion Damage
Min. Explosion Penetration (mm)
Max. Explosion Penetration (mm)
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