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Kanone Theodor

K Theodor, Railway guns

4 guns of this type were made by Krupp. At first it was named Theodor-Karl but the Karl was a huge 60 cm mortar so to avoid confusion the name of the railway gun was shortened to Theodor. The mounting was riveted.

CaliberBarrel lengthGun weightShell weightRate of fireMax range
23.8 cm8.9 m95 tons148.5 kg1 per 3 minutes26.7 km