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Hungarian 33M 20mm AA Gun

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  1. yan taylor

    yan taylor Member

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    Hi, can anyone help me with some extra data on the Hungarian 33M 20mm AA Gun please, I know that it was Swedish made and I have no phpto of it in Hungarian service, all I have is below.

    [FONT=&quot]33M AA gun (Swedish) [/FONT][FONT=&quot]
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    [FONT=&quot]Establish: 1933 [/FONT][FONT=&quot]
    Made:??????????????[/FONT]

    [FONT=&quot]Calibre: 20mmL/[/FONT][FONT=&quot] ??????
    Weight in Action: 280 kg
    Muzzle velocity: 730 m/s
    Elevation: -5° - +85°
    Traverse: 360° [/FONT]

    [FONT=&quot]Ceiling: 2.120m[/FONT]
    [FONT=&quot]Horizontal: ??????????????????[/FONT][FONT=&quot]
    Armour penetration: ??????????
    Rate of fire: 125 r.p.m. [/FONT]

    [FONT=&quot]Crew: ???????????????????????
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    [FONT=&quot]Traction:[/FONT][FONT=&quot] ???????????????????[/FONT]
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    [FONT=&quot]Can anyone fill in the gaps ?.[/FONT]
    Thanks for any help Yan.
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  2. dazzerjeep

    dazzerjeep Member

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    Thats an easy one NOT!
     
  3. gst121

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    [​IMG]This gun looks to be around 20mm. Hope it helps.
     
  4. yan taylor

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    Sorry Gst, it is a 36M AA Gun (Bofors 40mm AA Gun in Hungarian service) but thanks for the pic.
     
  5. yan taylor

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    The 33M 20mm was a Danish Madsen not Swedish Bofors, sorry for the confusion, I was getting mixed up with Bofors m/29 80cm AA gun, if anyone has any in data on the m/29 (its role on ground targets, armour penitration and max horizontal range) please let me know.
     
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