80-cm Kanone Eisenbahn (Schwere Gustav)

At the battle of Sevastopol



Assembling of a 80-cm gun

On its way to fiering position outside Sevastopol


Calibre - 800mm

Barrel length - 32480mm

Weight -1329000kg

Max elevation - 65

Shell weight - HE: 4800kg PE: 7100kg

Muzzle velocity - 710/820m/sec

Max range - 38000/47000m

Crew - 500 to serve in combat

Manufacturer - Krupp