For other Type 98 items, check the Type 98 Disambiguation.
OverviewThe Type 98 Ke-Ni (九八式軽戦車 ケニ Kyuhachi-shiki keisensha Ke-Ni) (Also known as Type 98A Ke-Ni) is a Japanese light tank designed to replace the Type 95 Ha-Gō light tank.
Type 98 Ke-Ni
The Type 98 Ke-Ni-Kai (Also known as Type 98B Ke-Ni) is am experimental model with Christie type suspension with 4 large road wheels with helical springs. The suspension did not have return rollers and the idlers are at the front, with the sprocket-wheels at the front.
The Ta-Se (Taiku (Anti-Air) Sensha (Tank)) is an anti-aircraft variant with development starting in November 1941. It was equipped with a singular 20mm Type 2. A single prototype was produced. Another design with twin guns was conceived in 1944, but wasn't taken further.
|Japanese Land Vehicles of WWII - Half-Tracks|
|Combat||Amphibious Offensive||Chenilette St-Chamond M1921 • Inoma-Kaminishi • Sumida AMP|
|Self-Propelled Anti-Aircraft Gun||Type 98 Ho-Ki SPAAG|
|Utility||Transport & Towing||Type95 Kurogane • Type98 Ho-Ki Prime Mover • Type1 Ho-Ha|
|Amphibious Transport & Towing||Ishikawan Jime|
|Japanese Land Vehicles of WWII - Wheeled|
|Combat||Self-Propelled Anti-Aircraft Gun||Type98 Ta-Se (truck)|
|Self-Propelled Anti-Tank Gun||Nissan 80|
|Armoured / Scout / Patrol Cars||Austin Model 1918 • British Crossley Mk I • Type92 Osaka • Type87 Armoured Car • Type3 Sumida • Type92 Chiyoda • Type92 Chokei Sensha • Type92 Kokusan|
|Utility||Transport & Towing||Nissan 180 • Nissan Model 97 • Toyota KB • Toyota KC • Type94 Truck • Type97 Truck • Type1 Truck • Type2 Truck|
|Staff Cars||Nissan 70 • Toyota Syoki • Type92 Chiyoda • Model93 Staff Car • Model95 Kurogane • Nissan Model97 Staff Car • Type98 Staff Car|
|Amphibious Transport & Towing||Su-Ki Amphibious Truck|
|Motocycles||Model 97 Kurogane • Sanrinsha|