there is no need to play british things any more !!! Medium tank T-80B. Being introduced to War Thunder as part of update 1.87, the T-80U will be the first vehicle awaiting Soviet tankers at the brand new seventh rank, coming to ground forces in the next major update! I have up to the T-80U main battle tank. Along with some other upgrades they became known as Russian T-80UM's. Just take notice of the soviet flag on that unit card. But the T-80B in game is not this either, it has a 3-layer plate like the T-80B 1976. ", it's not even funny anymore, it's hopelessly pathetic. With all additions and upgrades the vehicle recieved the designation T-80UM. T80U can penetrate Leopard’s hull anywhere and can one shot it that way and/or detonate ammo rack. Baryatinskiy, Mikhail. We can enjoy the happiness for killng thousands of Challenger 2s easily and efficiently ! Slow version of T-80U in short. War Thunder. If so, which it should be accurate for the T-80UM I believe, I think instead of removing them, the current in game tank should be renamed T-80UM. I just want the vehicles to be accurate. Correct, the T-80Us that got thermal imaging were T-80UKs and post cold war variants. Other than the looks which are different what is going to make Leclerc so special and different from the current MBT's in game? Can't find category page for "USSR medium tanks", or any of them for that matter. T-80U is good, Tunguska is good, and BMP-2M is also good. Because the T-80B in game, I believe is some obscure 1985 variant - it is the T-80B, but, upgraded to T-80BV standards. We will have some news soon on things for other nations :), Smin1080p, and rus had exelent t80,usa exelent m1 and m1ip,germany exelent leopard 2a4 so why are they geting rank 7 vehichles wjy not just british,frensh and italy get new vehichles, cool... so new Rule no. To be fair most aren't "ungrateful" as this is not a charity but rather from disappointed customers who feel that the devs completely neglect the important parts of the game, while you pay for this game. As a result, the T-80U becomes quite a tough nut to crack, even for some of the more modern shells in the game. The T-80U is armed with the same 125 mm cannon found in the T-80B, with its 3BM42 "Mango" round proving competitive against other Rank VII offerings. Wintermute_, more supersonic and more tank ? World of Tanks; World of Warplanes; ... T-80U ␙T-80U. I'm not sure if the MoD purchased them. So then the T-72B3 has slightly superior armor. T-80U byl vyráběn v Leningradu, ale v roce 1989 byla výroba přesunuta do Omsku. Overall, around 700 T-80Us have been produced since 1985, but the vehicle never saw any combat action. Correct. Despite that, the T-80U is very agile for its size and weight while also sitting quite low to the ground, making it very deadly, especially when hiding behind a hilltop or ditch. So the T-80U is easily equal in just forward mobility, if not slightly better due to the lighter weight. Minimum purchase required. Thanks for nothing, You realize in all likelyhood everyone is getting a new MBT, right? Price: US $350.00. They didn't had this kind of equipment for their frontline tanks. It will be useless slow crap as T-72B we already have, there are only 2 differences: 2nd gen gunner's sight, and Kontakt-5 ERA. 3, Ian Allen Publishing, 2007. Good speed Good firepower Good Armor, exelent coverage Good AA .50 cal + has bouncy armor, low profile 2A5. I'll just be waiting for my M1A1 Abrams. Khrizantema-S. ZPRK 2S6. The soviet Red Army T-80U is the one we got ingame. 3D model. T-80U demonstrates the advantages of a gas turbine engine. SNEEKESNAKE, December 7, 2019 in Historical Discussion. Russian Armour ed., vol. SINGLE. so i would like gaijin to remove the Thermal sights from the T-80U and it's predecessors, https://www.army-technology.com/projects/t80/, http://fofanov.armor.kiev.ua/Tanks/MBT/t-80.html. Right now the unit card precisely refers to the T-80B and T-80U of the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. Powered by Invision Community. Item Information. Use this link to get 3% off your entire purchase and a custom Phly emblem for your vehicles. © 2020 by Gaijin Games Kft. The T-80B is a Rank VI Soviet medium tank with a battle rating of 10.0 (AB/RB/SB). It also has a -15 kph reverse and neutral steering. Jesus christ wait until the patch notes come out to say shit like this, No, it's not a new rule. Stabilized persicope TKN-4S (1 day and 1 passive IR channel). Appreciate the layout of modules as well as the number and location of crew members. Now literally anything 9.0 and up punch right through anywhere on it's UFP. The vehicle also saw service abroad with some other countries as well, primarily with South Korea and Cyprus. 1989, you are more comparable in mobility to the Rank VI MBTs, but very few tanks if any can penetrate the T-72B3 without aiming for the critical spots, which are the same on both tanks. The T-80U had been factory produced in Leningrad in 1987, but in 1989, its production was moved to Omsk. The USSR ceased to exist in 1991. Thermals are expensive so were not widely fielded by the Soviets due to lack of perceived necessity, they were available as an upgrade though as they are ingame, perhaps one of the few tanks that should have it as a module to unlock (rather than artificially nerfed at stock). I just want my favorite tank to be accurate. Strange, since I was able to enter USA medium tank page before, but now cannot find it somehow. It was introduced in Update "New Power".. General info Survivability and armour. LandKreuzer_89, New lipstick, same old pig. The T-80B is visually similar to the T-64B, it retains the same rounded turret, sloped frontal armour and skirted sides, as well as the same jacketed 125 mm smoothbore gun. So it's better than the T-64/72 but not good enough to really compete. However they will be retired soon as they're too old to maintain and because the ROKA cannot buy parts. The T-80U, tagged with USSR flag, is the one ingame. As a result, the ammunition selection remains virtually the same as with the preceding T-80B. To counter the weight increases resulting from the additional armour fitted to the T-80U, Soviet engineers decided to mount a slightly more powerful gas turbine engine to the vehicle, producing 1,250 horsepower. Home > War Thunder Accounts > Leo 2A5, T-80U, M1, Ho 229 whith talismans | 80 Premium, Rare and talisman vehicle | Full email access! Just for your education T-80U is a standalone variant of the T-80 all those models are members of the T-80 branch , for instance T-80UE-1 is a modernization offered to T-80BVs . Describe armour protection. Compared to earlier versions of the T-80, the T-80U features a new turret and an improved, cellular type of composite armour being used in both its turret and hull. It is the Federation's T-80UM version, one of the many post cold war T-80U variants. In 90's Russia gave T-80Us among other things to Korea instead of money. FINALLY TANK NEWS The T-80U is an improved version of the legendary Soviet T-80 main battle tank, featuring a more powerful engine, increased mobility, and improved protection. Nah, better add new top BR MBT's and new premium stuff. Even if they didn't they'll probably be outfitted with Thermal optics because over the past year I believe, I've seen some articles talking about Russia reactivating the T-80 tank for service. In total honesty, I would give up the thermals and let it be a premium, because it is unhistorically accurate to be on the present T-80B. Unlike the T-80B, which is already familiar to some tankers, the T-80U features greatly improved protection over its predecessors and also received minor improvements to its firepower. Ouiche, Do I smell a subscriber from /r/DeepFriedMemes ? This is a subreddit for War Thunder, a cross platform vehicular combat MMO developed by Gaijin Entertainment for Microsoft Windows, macOS, Linux, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. As far as firepower is concerned, the T-80U continues to use the already familiar 2A46M 125mm smoothbore cannon, found on several contemporary Soviet MBTs. There was the T-80B in 1978, and in 1983 there was the +16mm high hardness RHA plate added, as known. Ingame, USSR T-80U and T-80B need to lose their thermal devices. Subsequently, the tank was equipped with a new, more powerful GTD-1250 gas turbine engine which helped compensate for the increased weight of the vehicle and improved its dynamics. The Charming Zaphkiel Wielder T-80B : War Thunder : Medium tank T-80B - Info. Well, in the meantime, you can enjoy this awesome Soviet tank and the American Cruiser we announced today :). The Russian Federation as successor started to equip some T-80's with thermals. Home; For friends; Tools; Forum. The modifications also affected the armament of the tank - the T-80U is equipped with a new 1A45 fire control system and Reflex ICBM, which used more advanced 9M119 guided missiles. And the version we have in game is not the Soviet T-80. The T-80U received turret and upper frontal enhancements as part of its new construction, and was equipped with a second generation ERA protection system known as Kontakt-5. After they announced the Leopard 1 coming to the game, and the IT-1 and eventually T-62 came, I abandoned the German line and went strait up the Soviet line, hoping perhaps one day the T-80 would be a tank in game. It's a bit faster than the T-64 series but still slower than Leopards. Kowalski_gg, Let me introduce the m1 repair cost and shell cost without prem rewards. I am unsure of this, but they tested a few T-80Us, and rejected them. High concentration of deep fried memes and regular application of Nyan Cat 10 hours. 1 This site uses We recommend the following browsers Select Language Site search Donate Site search Donate So if it had it experimentally, I say remove it from the game, on the current T-80B. Just like the t-80U. War Thunder moderators, how do you stay sane with all these childish and ungrateful comments on devblogs? Because the current T-80B is the incorrect version if this is it, and it is experimental of course, so I don't think an experimental module should be on a production tank. An exception to this, however, is the new armour-piercing shells and addition of the slower moving, but higher penetrating, 9M119 “Refleks” ATGM to the T-80U’s arsenal. If certain different T-80 versions from USSR successor states like the Russian Federation got thermal imagers by default, this particular T-80 versions first need to be introduced to War Thunder. Climbing the ranks with Soviet tanks - War Thunder Official Channel. There are plenty of new things for all nations :), Smin1080p, Soviet MBT driver do hoever get a new one to enjoy in every single patch while other nations still only have a single 3rd gen MBT, namely Japan, Germany and France is still stuck with a gen. 2.5 kind of vehicle. And a T-80B modernized, with a 30mm hhRHA plate. Now it's pretty balanced. The T-80U will arrive to War Thunder as part of the upcoming update 1.87 and will become one of the first vehicles to occupy rank VII of the Soviet ground forces tree. Russian ground forces Tier II - Review and Analysis - Oxy. The Т-90А is a rank VII Soviet medium tank with a battle rating of 10.3 (AB/RB/SB). I have suggested 6 T-80 variants on the WT moderated suggestions so far. i've seen on many sources that the T-80U and it's predecessors not having Thermal gun sights just passive and active infrared sights (night vision). von_Stauffenburg, The Abrams and the Leo2a4 will not be able to penetrate this tank from the front. The powerful modern engine not only compensates for the increased weight of the tank, but also increases its mobility. PATCH. From the, beefier look on the welds, this is not the 16mm plate installed on many tanks in 1983, but a 30mm plate to upgrade to T-80BV standards. 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