The majority of units in American Conquest have a very similar attack speed of around 0.7 hits per second. Some units hit slightly faster and some slightly slower.
Pikemen, Halberdiers, Spearmen (Inca and Aztec), and Lancer Cavalry are the fastest hitting units ingame.
|Hits per second|
|Pikemen||2.0 hits per second|
|Lancer Cavalry||1.3 hits per second|
|1.0 hits per second|
|Inca Spearman||1.0 hits per second|
|Aztec Spearman||0.9 hits per second|