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Kanone 592/605 (f)

K 592/605 (f), Railway guns

The difference between the two guns is the length of the barrel and the caliber. The data below go are for the 592 (f). The 605 was changed into 28.5 cm and had a barrel length of 11.4 m. 20 guns found their way inot German service. Made by schneider, La Creusot.

CaliberBarrel lengthGun weightShell weightRate of fireMax range
27.4 cm12.8 m155 tons237.5 kg3 per hour27 km