The “88” was designed by Krupp engineers in Sweden in cooperation with Swedish Bofors. In the Spanish Civil War (1936-39), the German Condor Legion deployed a mobile flak detachment with 88s, which proved accurate and versatile in combat. The FlaK...read more
Used by the Germans in WWII, the Pak 40 makes other anti-tank guns look like toys. It can fire 10 shots per minute, and the force of one shot can blast through half a foot of steel. Watch as host Paul Shull fires one in the empty desert.
The Legendary 88 mm gun (eighty-eight) is a German anti-aircraft and anti-tank artillery gun from World War II. They were widely used throughout the war, and could be found on almost every battlefield. Developments of the original models led to a wide variety of guns.
This PaK 40 is in great shape for its age/situation. Good design, low profile, light weight, and hard hitting. The WWII German PaK (PanzerAbwehrKanone) 40 was developed in early WWII but didn't see widespread production until about 1941. The gun was often used by allied forces whenever they...read more
The 7.5 cm Pak 40 formed the backbone of German anti-tank guns for the latter part of World War II, so it was the standard German anti-tank gun. Following the invasion of the USSR in 1941 and the appearance of heavily armoured Soviet tanks such as the T-34...read more
The 6-pounder anti-tank gun was developed and produced in Great Britain during World War II. The first 6-pdr anti-tank guns saw service with the British 8th Army in North Africa in the summer of...read more