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T-54 Turret Armor Mistake

T-54 Turret Armor Profile

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Xorinium #1 Posted 13 October 2018 - 04:26 PM

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The T-54's the turret armor profile is a bit wonky, especially the area above the cheeks. It's flat and easy to pen, which is odd because the parts I circled in the attached picture differ between the actual armor profile where the area is flat and the tank's texture model, where it's round. I still bounce shots with the tank's turret, but I also easily pen the upper cheeks on another T-54 with low-pen guns in those spots. What the deal with the armor? Shouldn't the armor be rounded all the way through like the T-55A's armor profile? 
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Zuke76 #2 Posted 13 October 2018 - 06:54 PM

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Its not going to be impenetrable, it has weakspots that are there for a reason.

Meat_Locker #3 Posted 13 October 2018 - 09:05 PM

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The turret gets misshapen because that’s where the extra bias is stored.

 


Xorinium #4 Posted 14 October 2018 - 12:24 AM

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View PostZuke76, on 13 October 2018 - 06:54 PM, said:

Its not going to be impenetrable, it has weakspots that are there for a reason.

 

The upper cheeks stick out like horns (Ok, I might be exagerating) I wonder if that was a part of the T-54 nerf years back. 

If the turret armor profile matched the actual shape of the turret, the tank model would be more accurate.







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