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Details of guns produced in 1927

This page showing the details of World War II guns which were produced in 1927 including shells used and armour penetration(where known)

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2.0cm Flak 28 Oerlikon L/7020mmL/70
HE 20x101RB 0.13Kg 750M/Sec []
7.5cm Le IG 1875mmL/22
HE 7.5cm I Gr 18 6Kg 210M/Sec [n/a]
HEAT 7.5cm I Gr38 H 3Kg 260M/Sec [45mm@30degrees]
76.2mm Regimental Gun M27 76.20mmL/15
AP AP 6.2Kg 387M/Sec []
15cm sIG 33 L/11150mmL/11
HE 15cm I Gr 33 38Kg 240M/Sec []
HEAT 15cm I Gr 39 Hl/A 25Kg 240M/Sec []

The data that has been used to create these records has come from Wikipedia, The Lone Sentry, The Bundes Archive and numerous books and websites that have provided the detailed information that has not been available anywhere else. The information we use to calculate the penetration tables, flight times and the hit probability comes from the Gun Calibre, the Shell Mass(Kg) and the muzzle velocity, plus range reductions to allow for gravity and wind resistance. This calculation originally came from a pre-war Krupp calculation which has been modified, and seems to fit the actual test results.

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