Grumman F7F Tigercat Heavy Fighter VII tier 1
Pilot

Designed as a heavy carrier-based fighter for the U.S. Pacific Fleet. First flew in November 1943. A total of 364 aircraft were produced.
Powerful machine gun and autocannon armament effective against aircraft with high survivability
Good survivability, but large dimensions and vulnerable engines
High airspeed, long-lasting boost
Ineffective in maneuvering combat
Effective in mid-altitude combat and in destroying small amounts of ground targets
Can carry bombs and rockets
  • 1,400,000
    Price
  • 68,000
    Research price

Configuration Grumman F7F Tigercat

Engine
VII
0
Engine R-2800-22W
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 1250.0
Power 2400
Compatibility: Grumman F7F Tigercat
VII
2xR-2800-22W
VIII
20500
Engine R-2800-48
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 1315.0
Power 2500
Price:
Research price 20,500
Purchase price 110,500
Compatibility: Grumman F7F Tigercat
VIII
20500
2xR-2800-48
VIII
24000
Engine R-2800-57
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 1450.0
Power 2800
Price:
Research price 24,000
Purchase price 133,000
Compatibility: Grumman F7F Tigercat
VIII
24000
2xR-2800-57
Airframe
VI
0
Airframe F7F-1
Specifications:
Weight , kg 7410.0
Hit Points 500
Compatibility: Grumman F7F Tigercat
VI
F7F-1
VII
18600
Airframe F7F-3
Specifications:
Weight , kg 8180.0
Hit Points 550
Price:
Research price 18,600
Purchase price 95,000
Compatibility: Grumman F7F Tigercat
VII
18600
F7F-3
Cowling-mounted weapon
VI
0
Machine gun 12.7 mm AN/M2 (C)
Sustained fire without overheating
Effective against maneuvering targets
Specifications:
Damage per Second 45
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 750
Effective Fire Range , m 520
VI
4x12.7 mm AN/M2 (C)
Wing-mounted weapon
VI
0
Autocannon 20 mm M2 (W)
Effective at most ranges
Increased chance of critical hit
Specifications:
Damage per Second 90
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 400
Effective Fire Range , m 700
VI
4x20 mm M2 (W)
VIII
19500
Autocannon 20 mm M3 (W)
Effective at most ranges
Increased chance of critical hit
Specifications:
Damage per Second 115
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 420
Effective Fire Range , m 760
Price:
Research price 19,500
Purchase price 47,150
VIII
19500
4x20 mm M3 (W)
Outboard weapon
No weapons
V
0
Bombs 500 lb
Effective against armored ground targets
Large blast radius
V
500 lb
VI
5000
Bombs 1,000 lb
Effective against armored ground targets
Large blast radius
Specifications:
Damage 6000
Damage Radius , m 90
Price:
Research price 5,000
Purchase price 1,800
VI
5000
1,000 lb
Outboard weapon
No weapons
IX
17800
Rockets 5'' HVAR Mk. 25
Effective against armored ground targets
Specifications:
Damage 1500
Damage Radius , m 30
Price:
Research price 17,800
Purchase price 800
IX
17800
8x5'' HVAR Mk. 25

Specifications

Hit Points 500
Weight, kg 10510.0
Firepower 604
12.7 mm AN/M2 (C) 4
20 mm M2 (W) 4
20 mm M3 (W) 4
500 lb 1
1,000 lb 1
5'' HVAR Mk. 25 8
Maneuverability 455
Average Time to Turn 360 deg, s 14.90
Rate of Roll, °/s 80
Controllability 78
Airspeed 770
Top Speed at Sea Level, km/h 680
Top Speed at Best Altitude, km/h 680
Maximum Dive Speed, km/h 820
Stall Speed, km/h 180
Rate of Climb, m/s 61.60
Optimum Airspeed, km/h 499
Altitude Performance, m 1800
Optimum Altitude, m 1800