Danish version:
   

 

 You are here: 4Weapons & Weapon Systems4Guns after 1945476 mm Mk M/71

 

 Campaigns & Battles

 Navy News

 Photo Albums

 Historical Time Lines

 The Flag

 The Ships

 Naval Aviation

 Weapons & Systems

4Missiles

4Guns after 1945

4Other Weapons

 Wardroom

 Naval Memorials

 Navy Life & Humour

 Who does What?

Edited and
Designed by:

Johnny E. Balsved

 
Data Sheet Photo Album - -

76 mm Mk M/71 LvSa (1972- )

76 mm Kanon M/71 LvSa

The 76 mm Mk M/71 on board the corvette PETER TORDENSKIOLD.
(Photo: Royal Danish Navy)

-

General Specification:

Danish Apellation:

76 mm Gun Mk M/71 LvSa

Type of Origin:

OTO Melara 76/62 Compact

Primary Function:

Sea and air targets

Caliber:

76 mm

Muzzle Velocity:

925 m/sec.

Maximum Range:

15,750 m at 45 degrees elevation

Maximum Ceiling:

n/a

Weight of Projectile:

6.0 kilos

Ammunition Types:

Shell

Elevation:

-15 degrees/+80 degrees

Lateral Elevation Speed:

70 degrees/sec.

Vertical Elevation Speed:

40 degrees/sec.

Rate of Fire:

80-85 rounds/min.

Gun/Mounting:

Fully automatic gun in remote controlled single mount with automatic ammunition handling and loading

Fire Control:

n/a

Country of Origin:

OTO Melara, La Specia, Italy

-

Modifications:

n/a

-

Weapon or Weapon System in use or used on:

Ship or Class:

Number:

In Service:

NIELS JUEL Class, corvettes (3)

1

1980 -

WILLEMOES Class, guided missile boats (10)

1

1972 - 2000

-

Notes:

-

n/a

|To the Top

Additional Sources:

&

n/a

44You are also referred to the Naval Bibliography

- Do you have photos or other information
on this weapon or weapon system?

Are you able to contribute to the unfolding of the Danish Naval History,
please e-mail me, enclosures are welcome.
Please remember to list your sources.

You can also use the Naval Web Forum on this web-site.

|To the Top

 

-

INDEX OF
NAVY SHIPS

(alphabetical):

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

H

I

J

K

L

M

N

O

P

R

S

T

U

V

Y

1-9

-

   

This page was last updated: -

This page was first published: Januar 27, 2006

Copyright 2013-2016 Johnny E. Balsved - All rights reserved - Privacy Policy