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Kanone Kurze Bruno

K Kurze Bruno, Railway guns

This gun was made by Krupp and Hanomag. The barrels were first used in World War 1. This gun had a mounting constructed with rivets. In total 8 guns became operational, in 1945 4 more were found in maintenance units.

CaliberBarrel lengthGun weightShell weightRate of fireMax range
28.3 cm11.2 m130 tons240 kg1 per 6 minutes29.5 km