Cannone da 75/27 modello 06 and Cannone da 75/32 modello 37

Cannone da 75/27 modello 06
The Cannone da 75/27 modello 06 was a specially designed field gun used by the italian army during World War I and World War II.
Cannone da 75/27 modello 06 military army
The 1912 model
Cannone da 75/27 modello 06 military army
Cannone da 75/27 modello 06 spec’s
Weight – 1,080 kilograms (2,400 lb)
Barrel length – 2.25 metres (89 in) L/30
Shell – 6.35 kilograms (14.0 lb)
Caliber – 75 mm (2.95 in)
Breech – horizontal sliding block
Recoil – hydro-spring
Carriage – pole trail
Elevation – 10° to +16°
Traverse – 7°
Rate of fire – 4-6 rpm
Muzzle velocity – 502 m/s (1,647 ft/s)
Maximum range – 6,800 metres (7,400 yd)
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Cannone da 75/32 modello 37

Cannone da 75/27 modello 06 military army
The Cannone da 75/32
Cannone da 75/27 modello 06 military army

Cannone da 75/32 modello 37 spec’s:
Caliber: 75 mm
Length of barrel: 2.5m
Weight: travelling 1250 kg, firing 1200 kg
Maximum range: 12500 m
Elevation: –10º to +45º
Traverse: 50º
Muzzle velocity: 624 m/s
Rate of fire:
Shell weight: 6.3 kg
Users: Italy, Germany

Here is a youtube video of a model similiar to the Cannone da 75/32 modello 37 being fired in rome


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