7.5 cm Feldkanone 38 Field Gun

Country of OriginGermany
TypeField Gun
Caliber75.000 mm
Barrel Length2,550.000 mm
Weight1366.000 kg
Ammunition Weight5.85 kg
Rate of Fire8 rounds/min
Range11,500 m
Muzzle Velocity605 m/s


ww2dbaseThe 7.5 cm Feldkanone (FK) 38 were designed by the German armament firm Krupp and they were adopted by the German Army in 1939. 80 guns were produced for the German Army, and 64 were built for export to the Brazilian Army. They were longer than the earlier 7.5 cm FK 18 field guns for a better range, but instead of replacing, 7.5 cm FK 38 guns served alongside of 7.5 cm FK 18 guns.

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Last Major Revision: Dec 2010

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1. Luiz says:
23 Oct 2015 03:08:35 PM

What is the length of the round? And the shell case?

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