17 Cm K (E)

17 Cm K (E)

The 17 cm Kanone in Eisenbahnlafette (17 cm K (E)) was a German railroad gun used in the Second World War.

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17 Cm K (E) - Design & History
... This weapon was designed with the intent of replacing the 15 cmK (E mounted on the same carriage, although only 6 were built before it was realized ... The elderly 17cm Schnelladekanone L/40 was used because it was available in some numbers, having been designed as the casemate gun for the Deutschland-class predreadnought ... It fired a 17cm Sprgr L/4.7 KZ mit Hb shell weighing 62.8 kilograms (138 lb) ...