7.5cm Selbstfahrlafette L/40.8


7.5cm Selbstfahrlafette L/40.8
Modell 1 und Modell 2

Modell 1
Modell 1

Modell 1
Modell 1

Modell 2 Mock-up
Modell 2 Mock-up

Modell 2
Modell 2

Modell 2
Modell 2

Modell 2
Modell 2

In 1934, Waffenamt ordered new anti-tank gun from Rheinmetall-Borsig, which was to be mounted on armored Bussing-NAG halftrack. Starting in 1935, three prototypes of Modell 1, which varied in height, width and length were build in next few years. In 1936/38, new variant of the gun with muzzle brake was mounted and improvements were made – Modell 2.

Specifications

Weight: 6080kg
Crew: 4 men
Engine: — / –cylinder / —hp
Speed: Road: 60km/h
Cross-Country: –km/h
Range: Road: —km
Cross-Country: —km
Fuel Capacity: — litres
Lenght: -.–m
Width: -.–m
Height: -.–m
Armament: 75mm L/40.8
Ammo: 75mm – ? rounds
Armor: 8-20mm

 

 

Photos provided by the Patton Museum Library, Ft. Knox, Kentucky.


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