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   MAUSER Mk214 TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION   

 

Mauser Mk214

 Caliber

50mm

 Weight

490kg

 Length (without loading device)  

4160mm

 Length of pipe

2825mm

 Weight of pipe

201kg

 Installation Weight

718kg

 Rate of fire

     150 rounds/minute     

 Muzzle Velocity

920 to 930 m/sec

 Fired Projectile inertia

8,850kg/sec

 Fired Explosive 

0,675kg/sec

 Performance figure

4.5PS/kg

 

Projectile 

 Cartridge Length                

              607.5mm              

 Cartridge Weight

3.80kg

 Projectile Weight

1.54kg

 Projectile Length

230mm

 Explosive

0.27kg

 Propellant

0.92kg

 Case Length

425mm

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Kind thanks to Jim Brantley for permission to use the  images of the Mauser Mk214, displayed within this page. Visit his website at http://www.infinet.com/~brantley. for a whole selection of photographs from the `UNITED STATES AIR FORCE MUSEUM. Thanks to Classic Publications for the B&W photographs.

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