Wing Turrets

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Piaggio P.108 - P.108B - Defensive Armament
... a Breda "G9" 12.7 mm (.5 in) in a retractable ventral turret, with 400-450 rpg ... In addition to these two fully hydraulically-powered turrets, there were two 7.7 mm (.303 in) guns in the flanks, with 500 rpg ... The wing armament, which constituted the main defence of the aircraft, consisted of two radio-controlled, hydraulically-powered Breda "Z" turrets with 600 rpg in the outer-engine wing nacelles, linked to one of ...
König Class Battleship
... cm (12 in) SK L/50 guns in five twin turrets one turret was mounted fore, two aft in a superfiring arrangement, and the other two as wing turrets in a zig-zag "echelon" configuration ... For the König class, the use of main-gun wing turrets was abandoned ... Instead, a second turret was moved forward and placed in a superfiring arrangement, and a single rear-facing turret was mounted centerline amidships ...

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    The freeman, casting with unpurchased hand
    The vote that shakes the turrets of the land.
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    the uncomfortable angels that rot
    On the slabs, a wing chipped here, an arm there:
    The brute curiosity of an angel’s stare
    Turns you, like them, to stone....
    Allen Tate (1899–1979)