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July 03, 2020

Anchorage Tier VIII American Cruiser (0.9.6 Updates)


July 3rd 2020
* Updated latest Changes to Stats
OLD - NEW
Please Note! that all information in this article is preliminary and in some parts datamined, and will change during testing. After release of this ship, the final information will be published on the official WG portal.

American Cruiser VIII Anchorage 1940

A heavy cruiser design created under Project CA-B. The ship outmatched Baltimore-class ships in size and power, and also carried torpedo armament.
Wows Gamer Blog Anchorage Anchorage Flag
Anchorage, now the largest city in Alaska, was founded in 1914 on the shores of a gulf. The city's name stands for a "place off the coast which is suitable for ships to anchor."

SHIP DETAILS
Ship Name:   Anchorage
Tier:   VIII (8)
Is Paper Ship:   Yes
Class:   Cruiser
WG Introduction:   June 5th 2020
Status:   Premium Ship
Status During testing:   Special Ship
Ship Release:   :   ~0.9.7-0.9.8
*Base Value:     11,000
Resource Purchase:    Unknown
Nation:   USA
Permoflage:  Level 10 Free
Current Status:   WIP (Testing Soon)
*Base Value is the Doubloon base value of the ship in respect of tier, class, status and final resource. (This can change).

hull
Hit Points:   41,800 hp
Overall:   6~206 mm
Citadel  Fore Athwartship:   127~152 mm
Citadel  Aft Athwartship:   127~152 mm
Citadel Armor Belt:   152 mm
Citadel Plating:   102~127 mm
Citadel Deck:   76 mm
Citadel Bottom:   40 mm
Superstructure:   16 mm
Turrets:   38~203 mm
Tonnage:   20,254 tn

main battery
4 x 3 203 mm/55 Mk15:
Max Range:   15.6 km
Reload:   15.0 to 15.5 s
180° Turn Time:   30 s
Dispersion at Max Range:   141 m
Sigma:   2.0σ

shell types

HE SHELLS
12x 203 mm HE/HC Mk25:
Alpha Damage:   2800
Alpha Piercing HE:   34.0 mm
Ammo Type:   HE
Shell Air Drag:   0.333
Shell Always Ricochet At:   60.0°
Shell Detonator:   0.01
Shell Detonator Threshold:   2.0
Shell Diameter:   203 mm
Shell Krupp:   630.0
Shell Mass:   118.0
Shell Ricochet At:   91.0°
Shell Speed:   823.0 m/s
Burn Probability:   14%

AP SHELLS
12x 203 mm AP Mk21:
Alpha Damage: 5000
Ammo Type: AP
Shell Air Drag: 0.356
Shell Always Ricochet At: 67.5°
Shell Detonator: 0.033
Shell Detonator Threshold: 34.0 mm
Shell Diametr: 203 mm
Shell Krupp: 2919.0
Shell Mass: 152.0
Shell Ricochet At: 60.0°
Shell Speed: 762.0 m/s

SECONDARIES
4 x 2 127 mm HE Mk32:
Range:   5.0 km
Damage:   1800
Chance of Fire:   5%
Reload:   6.0 s
HE Armour Penetration:   21 mm
Shell Velocity:   792 m/s
Shell Mass:   24.5 kg
Sigma:   1.0σ

TORPEDO ARMAMENT
*2 x 4 533 mm Mk16 mod. 1:
Reload:   90 s
180° Turn Time:   7.2 s
Range:   10.5 km
Damage:   19033
Speed:   66 kts
Visibility Distance:   1.4 km
Reaction Time:   8.158 s
Chance of Flood:   ~323%
*Also used on Fletcher, Gearing

AA DEFENCE
LONG RANGE 
2 x 2 127 mm/38 Mk29 mod. 0:
4 x 1 127 mm/38 Mk24:
Action Zone:   ~3.5-5.8 km
Hit Probability:   90 %
Damage Within an Explosion:   1470
Continuous Damage Per Second:   88
Number of Explosions Per Salvo:   4
SHORT RANGE
14 x 4 28 mm/75 Mk2 mod. 2:
16 x 1 20 mm Oerlikon Mk4:
Action Zone:   ~2.4 km
Hit Probability:   85 %
Continuous Damage Per Second:   214

MANOEUVRABILITY
Maximum Speed:   33.0 kts
Turning Circle Radius:   800 m
Rudder Shift Time:   11.2 s
Propulsion:   120.000 hp

CONCEALMENT
Surface Detectability:   13.6 km
Air Detectability:   8.0 km
Detectability after Firing Main Guns in Smoke:   8.0 km

CONSUMABLES
Slot 1:   Damage Control Party:
Work Time:   5 s
Reload Time:    60 s

Slot 2:   Catapult Fighter:
Charges:   3
Action time:   60 s
Reload time:   90 s
Fighter Radius:   3 km
Fighters:   x 4

Slot 2:   Spotting Aircraft:
Charges 4
Action time 100 s
Reload time 240 s
Added Spotting Radius +20%

Slot 2:   Hydroacoustic Search:
Charges:   3
Action Time:   100 s
Reload Time:   120 s
Torpedo Detection Range:   3.5 km
Ship Detection Range:   5.0 km

Slot 3:   Smoke Generator:
Charges 2
Action time 30 s
Smoke screen dispersion time 124 s
Reload time 160 s
Radius 450.0 m

IMPORTANT! Because this Ship is WIP, the information in this Article is tentative and reflects the state of game development at the time of its publication. Changes and new features may be removed entirely or implemented differently by the time the update goes live. Screenshots, specific values of certain characteristics, and details of in-game mechanics will not necessarily be relevant after this Ship is released.