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Bulgaria - naval aviation and armaments

BULGARIA - GUNS

 

Caliber,

 mm

Bore

length,

 cal

No

of

bores

Type of mount

Guns used

Year

Ships used on

Maximal

elevation

 angle,

Shell

 mass, kg

Initial

velocity, m/s

Rate of fire

of one bore,

rounds per min

Fire range /

 AA rceiling, km

7.9 79.0 1 MG15 7.9mm MG15 1921 small ships 90 0.010 760 450 - 500  
7.9 79.0 1 MG34 7.9mm MG34 1936 small ships 90 0.010 760 800 - 900  
8.00 80.0 1 Hotchkiss MG 8mm Hotchkiss Mil 1921 many 90        
20.0 65.0 1 MPLC/30 2cm FlaK 30 1939 PT 85 0.120 875 280 - 300 4.8 / 3.7
20.0 65.0 1 MPLC/30 2cm FlaK 38 1941 SC 85 0.120 875 450 - 500 4.8 / 3.7
20.0 65.0 4 Vierling L/38 2cm FlaK 38 1944 LCT 90 0.120 875 450 - 500 4.8 / 3.7
37.0 80.0 1 Ein LC/34 3.7cm SK C/30 (83.1 cal) 1934 TB, SC, LCT 80 0.748 1000 30 8.5 / 6.8
20.0 80.0 1 Hispano 20 mm Mk I, II (Hispano) 1941 PT   0.123 884 ~320  
47.0 50.0 1 M1902 47mm Hotchkiss M1902 1908 TB, SC 30 1.50 785 25 ~7.5
75.0 33.4 1 Ein LC/34 7.5cm SK C/34 (36.2 cal) 1944 LCT 80 5.8 616 ~15 ~9 / ~6
75.0 34.5 1 M1897 75mm/34.5 M1897 1921 SC 20 6.18 570 10 ~6.0
75.0 ~43 1 LM43 7.5cm PaK40 (46.0 cal) 1944 LCT 22 6.8 792 12 - 14 10.0
75.0 ~43 1 BordL39/43 7.5cm PaK40 (46.0 cal) 1944 LCT 22 6.8 792 12 - 14 10.0

 

Ivan Gogin, 2009