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Pak 40, German 7,5 cm anti-tank gun

by Jan Coen Wijnstok

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Germany. Heer,
  • Artillery, Self-propelled,
  • Equipment and supplies,
  • Antitank guns,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Ordnance and ordnance stores,
  • Germany,
  • Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGerman 7,5 cm anti-tank gun, Pak 40
    StatementJan Coen Wijnstok
    SeriesArmor photogallery -- no. 18
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUF628 .W56 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 pages
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27041118M
    ISBN 109788360672044
    LC Control Number2014415024

    The cm PaK 40 was a Rheinmetall solution for the German problems with their insufficiently strong anti-tank guns. It was first issued in very limited numbers by the end and start of It became the standard and a highly effective German anti-tank gun used until the end of the war, with s examples being built. The updated Pak 40 L/46 - cm Anti-Tank Gun features an elevating and depressing gun and collapsing tails for travel. Also included is a dark green camo sticker and dark brown camo sticker for the barrel. Featured BrickArms® include a 76mm barrel, Panther muzzle brake.

    To take the guns in the order we have shown them above, we begin with the cm PaK. This light anti-tank gun entered service in and proved to be an excellent weapon. It was produced in large quantities and widely copied, but by the thicker armour of many tanks was making the gun ineffective (it got the nickname of 'Panzeranklopfer.   This gun is a beast! As you can see the muzzle blast is incredible. The WWII German PAK (PanzerAbwehrKanone) 40 was developed in early WWII but .

    The  cm Pak 40 (7,5 cm Panzerabwehrkanone 40 - lit. cm armour defence cannon 40) was a German 75 millimetre anti-tank gun developed in – by Rheinmetall and used during the Second World War. W examples produced, the Pak 40 formed the backbone of German anti-tank guns for the l. > Plastic Models > Dioramas > Military: AFVClub German Pak 40 cm Anti-Tank Gun afv German Pak 40 cm Anti-Tank Gun This is the 1/35 Scale German Pak 40 cm Anti-Tank Gun Plastic Model Kit From AFV.


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Download books for free. Find books. Hungary bought the production license of the who would have produced the gun under the name of ‘7,5 cm 40 M. páncéltörő ágyú’. Only a handful of prototypes were manufactured before the end of the Second World War, however.

Two of these were used as the main armaments of the 43M. Turán III medium tank and 44M. German cm PaK 40 anti-tank gun being towed by a RSO Raupenschlepper Ost Tractor, Yugoslavia, Sep Development of an armed version of the RSO began only.

A fantastic reference book about the German cm Pak 40 AT gun, including full-color detail photos of guns in museums (Panzermuseum-Munster, Dutch Army Museum, Valkenburg, and Zandoerle), 31 b&w period photos of vehicles in action, and 15 scale drawings. Designed and built by Krupp AG to compete with the Rheinmetall cm the Pak 41 was intended from the onset to take advantage of the Gerlich principle to increase shot velocity.

In addition to its squeeze bore design and the use of a tungsten core. Armor PhotoGallery #18 7,5 cm PaK 40 German 7,5 cm Anti-tank Gun PaK 40 Jan Coen Wijnstok Published by Model Centrum Progres, Poland book may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or 4 The PaK 40 gun preserved in Zan doerle, near Eindhoven in the southern part of the Netherlands.

This gun was. Published on Aug 4, The cm PaK 40 ( cm Panzerabwehrkanone 40) was a German cm anti-tank gun developed in by Rheinmetall and used during the Second World War.

Pak 40 formed. More about the cm PaK 40 cannon. The cm PaK page contains all related products, articles, books, walkarounds and plastic scale modeling projects dedicated to this gun.

This topic is categorised under: Guns» Cannons» cm PaK   Perhaps the best German anti-tank gun of Hitler's Germany was a mm towed gun 7,5 cm PAK Its shells, depending on range, could hit everyone Tanks existing adversary.

However, such weapon had certain cons. A gun longer than 5 and weighing about 1,5 was in need of a tractor, which sharply reduced its mobility on the battlefield.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The 5 cm Pak 38 (L/60) (5 cm Panzerabwehrkanone 38 (L/60)) was a German anti-tank gun of 50 mm calibre.

It was developed in by Rheinmetall-Borsig AG as a successor to the cm and was in turn followed by the cm Pak The following is a list of German military equipment of World War II which includes artillery, vehicles and vessels.

World War II was a global war that was under way by and ended in Following political instability build-up in Europe fromthe Germans, which aimed to dominate Europe, attacked Poland on 1 Septembermarking the start of World War II. The 5 cm Pak 38 (L/60) (5 cm Panzerabwehrkanone 38 (L/60)) was a German anti-tank gun of 50 mm was developed in by Rheinmetall-Borsig AG as a successor to the cm and was in turn followed by the cm Pak Schwerer Gustav (English: Heavy Gustaf) was a German centimetre ( in) railway was developed in the late s by Krupp in Rügenwalde as siege artillery for the explicit purpose of destroying the main forts of the French Maginot Line, the strongest fortifications in existence at the fully assembled gun weighed nearly 1, tonnes (1, short tons), and could fire shells.

The cm Pak 40 (7,5 cm Panzerabwehrkanone 40) was a German millimeter anti-tank gun developed in by Rheinmetall and used during the Second World War. The Pak 40 formed the backbone of German anti-tank guns for the latter part of World War II, mostly in towed form, but also on a number of tank destroyers such as the Marder series.

The first such vehicle was built by using a captured French Lorraine 37L fully-tracked armored tractor and arming it with the German PaK 40 anti-tank gun. The first such gun was the mm Rheinmetall (the cm Pak). This was too limited in power at the time of the Battle of France (), and was superseded by the mm 5-cm Pak This mm weapon is gradually being replaced, in turn, by the mm cm which is the standard German antitank.

Inthe german command ordered the development of new guns that had to be smaller in weight and size while maintaining military qualities.

One of the solutions to such problem was the gun 7,5 cm pak Arguably the best german anti-tank gun nazi Germany was mm towed gun 7,5 cm pak Its missiles, depending on range, could hit all. Books. Die 7,5-cm Panzerjägerkanone Waffen-Arsenal - Waffen und Fahrzeuge der Heere und Luftstreitkrafte Nr.

Sonderband Wolfgang Fleischer. + Actions Stash. PaK 40 German 7,5 cm Anti-tank Gun. Armor PhotoGallery Nr. Jan Coen Wijnstok. + Actions Stash. Walkarounds. Panzerabwehrkanone 7,5 cm Pak 40 L/ by Carsten Gurk.

cm Pak 40 anti-tank gun history. It was with the arrival of the Russian T tank that the study of an anti-tank gun was increasingly pressing for the German army on the eastern front, which until then had no No light artillery capable of stopping these new enemy tanks.

It was necessary for Germany to develop a powerful anti-tank gun as quickly as possible. The PAK 40 was a German 75 mm anti-tank gun. The gun was first constructed in It was equipped by the army at the end of and was successfully used until the end of the war.

It became the main department and constituted the majority of German anti-tank artillery. PAK 40 was also equipped in other Axis s: 3.The design of the KwK 40 was adapted from the similar towed anti-tank gun, the cm Pak It replaced the short-barrel cm KwK 37 L/24 close-support gun, providing a huge improvement in firepower for mid-war tank designs.

It came in two versions, with L/43 and L/48 barrel lengths, the former used during and earlyand the latter after that point.The cm Pak 40 formed the backbone of German anti-tank guns for the latter part of World War II, so it was the standard German anti-tank gun.

Following the invasion of the USSR in and the appearance of heavily armoured Soviet tanks such as the T and KV-1, its development, which had started inwas given an increased priority.