Chieftain's Q&A #24. Harpoon-based Books, Misfires and Unmasking8
If you've not seen a Q&A before, this is easy. People send me questions, I answer them. Some are sillier than others.
02:48 Were the Italians really as bad as all that?
06:57 Is the loader really told, at gunpoint, to take of his CBRN mask, or was that a joke?
10:26 What's the deal with post-war AT guns?
14:07 If you could sent an AFV design back to WW1....?
16:02 Are there any non-inlines or Vs in tank engine design?
17:19 What was your average engagement distance in Iraq, is it worth focusing less on long-range capability?
18:35 Why didn't the US put serious stock in the medium tank in the interwar period?
19:43 Why weren't gunshields mounted on US halftracks?
21:49 If IS-3 was such a shock, why didn't they just start building T29s or T32s?
23:10 Were there any examples of huge gun tanks like 175mm on a 108" turret ring?
24:43 Why did the US keep with cast armor?
25:47 CVR(T) use in the Falklands.
27:12 What's your pick of the bunch of modern IFVs?
28:45 What are stand-out tanks for their time in regards crew comfort?
30:38 Main gun misfire drills
32:58 How long are you expected to stay in a tank without dismounting for maintenance?
33:52 If I could own and drive any tank ever built?
34:34 Was the M2 Medium ever used in combat?
34:49 What did the CO and XO of an independent tank battalion do?
36:30 What was the most bizarre or destructive AFV mishap I've witnessed?
39:07 Was "Red Storm Rising" more or less correct in its plot compared to a real WW3?
42:05 What sort of terrain would you prefer as an attacker or a defender?
43:55 First tank to have air conditioning?
45:59 Go back to 1942, what would you tell the designers of tanks to do?
46:45 What is the most heinous fielded track tensioning system?
47:33 How does one prepare an AFV for travel?
48:12 Were there any attempts to repurpose flame tanks for peaceful applications?
48:54 What was the purpose of rear-facing machine-guns on turreted tanks?
50:44 Top three moments of "Haven't you muppets learned anything?" from 1936 on?
51:39 How to tell the difference between SU152 and ISU152
53:25 Is there a master list of my videos?
54:20 Was the AS42 Sahariana better than the LRDG vehicles?
55:02 Why couldn't they make a 76mm round with as much HE as the 75mm?
56:23 Would the MPF make a good cavalry vehicle instead of Bradley?
57:00 History of the Jerrycan
57:18 How long would an M60A3 TTS last in WW3?
58:45 What other content creators would I like to collab with?
1:00:04 What are some fundamental, persistent 'rules' of tanking?
1:01:25 What smaller countries made their own tanks?
1:03:38 Rate Australian armored forces.
1:06:06 Lazerpig's 'comb' video.
About The Chieftain
The Chieftain (Real name Nicholas Moran) is Wargaming America's resident tanker and amateur historian.
Minute of Mae: Swiss Schmidt-Rubin 1896/1911