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Heinkel He 111 - Variants
... flexible Ikaria turret in the nose A Stand, a B Stand with one DL 15 revolving gun-mount and a C Stand with one MG 15 ... He 111 E-5 Fitted with several internal auxiliary fuel tanks ... The internal bomb bay was replaced with a 835 L fuel tank and a 120 L oil tank ...
T-35 - Production History
... Factory, which began work on a heavy tank in 1930 ... engineer Grotte worked on the 100-ton four-turreted TG-5 tank, armed with a 107 mm naval gun, using pneumatic servo-controls and pneumatic suspension ... concept of large, multi-turreted breakthrough tanks was favoured by several European armies in the 1920s and 1930s ...
M4 Sherman - Armor
... The M4’s gun mantlet was also protected by 76 mm (2.99 in) of armor sloped at 30 degrees, The turret side armor was 50 mm (1.97 in) a 5-degree angle while the rear was 64 mm at a 90-degre ... the Russian T-34 is often credited for introducing sloped armor in a production tank, the Sherman's upper hull was angled at 56 degrees, while the lower half of the hull was curved ... M2 and M3 medium tanks also had sloped armor ...
85 Mm Air Defense Gun M1939 (52-K) - Tank Guns
... By 1943, the 76.2mm F-34 tank gun of the T-34 medium tank was found to be severely lacking in long-range firepower, compared to the German Tiger I heavy tank's ... Petrov's design bureaus to develop new 85mm tank guns based on the M1939's antitank ammunition ... Petrov developed the new D-5 85mm gun, which was shortly mounted on the chassis of the SU-122 self-propelled gun to create the SU-85 tank destroyer ...
75 Mm Gun M2/M3/M6 - History
... The 75mm tank gun has its origins in the famous French Canon de 75 modèle 1897 field gun of World War I fame which was also adopted by the United States and used well into World War II as the 75mm M1897 field gun ... Both the tank and field guns fired the same range of 75x350R ammunition ... SQ was the standard setting with PD used against structures, gun positions or lightly protected vehicles ...

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