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United States' 90 mm M1 Anti-Aircraft

Specifications

  90 mm M1 Anti-Aircraft
Caliber 90
Length of gun 15' 6"
Length of bore  
Rifling  
Length of rifling  
Weight traveling  
Weight in action 17,714 lb, 19,000 lb
8,626 kg
Elevation 80°
Traverse 360°
Muzzle Velocity 2,700'/sec
Range of shell  
Ceiling of fire 33,800', 34,000'
10,300 m
Shell weight 23.4 lb
10.6 kg
Rate of fire 15 rpm
Armor penetration  
Breech mechanism  

Sources:

  1. US Army Handbook 1939-1945, George Forty, 1995
  2. Allied Artillery of World War Two, Ian V. Hogg, 1998
20th Century American Military History Crucial Site