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7.5 cm PaK 40
LM 39/43

Coastal Artillery

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Service Data:

In Service: 1941 to 1945

Production Data:

Manufacturer: Rheinmetall-Borsig
Number built:

Technical Data:

Type: Panzerabwehrkanone

Calibre: 7.5 cm
Length: 3.700 m
Weight: 2,680 kg
Breech: horizontal semi-automatic sliding block, percussion fired
Carriage: pedestal mounting
Elevation: -10° to +40°
Traverse: 65
Rate of fire: rounds per minute
Muzzle velocity: 548 m/s
Effective range: 7,680 m
Shell Weight: 6.80 kg
Used by: Heer
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German Artillery in World War II. 1939-1945.
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