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Dutch 4.7"/50 QF Bofors Gun


Specifications:


Bore
4.724"
120mm
Ammunition type
Semifixed
Projectile weight
52.9 lbs
24 kg
Velocity 2953 feet per second
900 meters per second
Maximum elevation       30-35 degrees
Rate of fire
10 rounds per minute

The 4.7"/50 gun was mounted on most Dutch destroyers.

References

Campbell (1985)

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