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 |InTheGame_research=  |InTheGame_research=
 +Get the Hull type b upgrade first.<br />
 +Follow that by the gun fire control system for increased gun range.<br />
 +
 +
 +'''Pros'''
 +* Incredible armour for its tier.
 +* Fastest current Tier 2 cruiser at 26.4kts.
 +* Gun range is good before the upgrade.
 +
 +'''Cons'''
 +* Despite its speed the Chikumas Manoeuvrability is poor.
 +* Has less concealment than the Chester.
 +* AA Guns are practically useless.
  
 |History=The three Chikuma-class cruisers (筑摩型防護巡洋艦 Chikuma-gata bōgojun'yōkan?) were protected cruisers operated by the Imperial Japanese Navy. They participated in numerous actions during World War I.<br /> |History=The three Chikuma-class cruisers (筑摩型防護巡洋艦 Chikuma-gata bōgojun'yōkan?) were protected cruisers operated by the Imperial Japanese Navy. They participated in numerous actions during World War I.<br />

Revision as of 19:31, 21 July 2015





Chikuma

Ship_PJSC035_Chikuma_1912.png
Overview
69000 Credits.png Cost
17300 Hit Points
Mobility
26 kt Max Speed
5 s Rudder Shift Time
530 m Turn Radius
Armor
-1 - -1 mm Hull Armor
-1 - -1 mm Citadel Armor
-1 - -1 mm Deck Armor
-1 - -1 mm Extremities Armor
Primary Armament
Guns
Secondary Armament
Guns
Torpedoes
Torpedoes
Aircrafts
Recon Squadrons
Visibility
4.2 km Aerial Detection Range
9.2 km Surface Detection Range
II
Chikuma
69000
Designed as part of the program to create a "high-speed fleet" using the latest technology of the time. The first in Japan, and one of the first light cruisers in the world, to be equipped with turbine-driven propulsion. The ship carried decent armament and had a high top speed for her time.

Modules

Cost, artilleryShotspeed artilleryRotationtime artilleryDamagehe artilleryDamageap
152 mm/45 41st Year Type on a single mount 7500 5.2 20 2500 2900

Cost, health planesAmount artilleryNumbarrels atbaNumbarrels aaNumbarrels
Chikuma (A) 10000 17300 0 1 1 1
Chikuma (B) 42000 18700 0 1 1 1

Cost, suoMaxdist suoIncreasedistpercent
Type2 mod. 1 4500 9.3 0
Type2 mod. 2 18000 10.3 10

Cost, mobilityMaxspeed
Propulsion: 22,500 hp 5000 26


Compatible Equipment

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Player Opinion

Early Research

Get the Hull type b upgrade first.
Follow that by the gun fire control system for increased gun range.


Pros

  • Incredible armour for its tier.
  • Fastest current Tier 2 cruiser at 26.4kts.
  • Gun range is good before the upgrade.

Cons

  • Despite its speed the Chikumas Manoeuvrability is poor.
  • Has less concealment than the Chester.
  • AA Guns are practically useless.


Historical Info

The three Chikuma-class cruisers (筑摩型防護巡洋艦 Chikuma-gata bōgojun'yōkan?) were protected cruisers operated by the Imperial Japanese Navy. They participated in numerous actions during World War I.


The Chikuma class was the final class of protected cruiser in the Imperial Japanese Navy, and was followed by the Tenryū class of light cruisers.



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