Despite the tiny tanks' powerful explosive capabilities, they still proved to be unfeasible for one major reason: Opposing soldiers were fairly quick to figure out that disabling one required simply getting behind it and cutting the cord. This fairly obvious revelation would spell the unfortunate end of the all too brief "Almost Adorable" period of land artillery.
For more on actually-effective German tanks, check out Panzer Aces.
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