autogun

Military Guns and Ammunition

Hosted by autogun

This is intended for people interested in the subject of military guns and their ammunition, with emphasis on automatic weapons, particularly in larger calibres (12.7+mm).

  • 3172
    MEMBERS
  • 180154
    MESSAGES
  • 5
    POSTS TODAY

Discussions

SPAAG still being developed   Army Guns 20+mm

Started 6-Aug by autogun; 497 views.
Red7272

From: Red7272

6-Aug

The single barreled versions look practical. The widely spaced barrels and large chassis seem excessive for shooting at drones. 

Mr. T (MrT4)

From: Mr. T (MrT4)

7-Aug

SPAAG are getting a new lease of life as the drones become more widespread and a burst from a cannon can deal with targets. Also, new swarm decoys designed to overwhelm SAM systems is opening new gaps to fill ,SPAAG for the defense of SAMs systems

But anything sub 40mm is short-ranged, time for reemergence of 40-57mm cannon and even the 76mm as once built by Italians and now by chinese 

poliorcetes

From: poliorcetes

9-Aug

It depends on UAV category. for less than 2.5kg (and their menace is anything but negligible), either rheinmetall or nammo in 40 HV seem to be quite balanced

TOP