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75mm/60 Bofors Antiaircraft Gun


Specifications:


Ammunition type Contact fused HE fixed shell

Projectile weight

15 lb

6.8 kg

Velocity

2723 feet/s

830 m/s

Maximum elevation      

90 degrees

Range

15,300 yards

14,000 meters

Altitude

32,800 feet

10,000 meters

Rate of fire

12 to 15 rounds per minute


Various models of the Bofors 75mm antiaircraft gun were widely used throughout the Dutch military establishment, both on land and on warships.

References

NavWeaps.com (accessed 2010-6-24)

Obervalgen Forum (accessed 2010-6-25)


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