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20-mm Rheinmetall Mk 20 Rh 202

Country of Origin: Germany


The Rheinmetall Mk 20 Rh 202 20-mm automatic cannon is fitted on aircraft, combat vehicles and small patrol ships. It is also fielded as a towed anti-aircraft gun. The Rh 202 is a gas-operated weapon noted for its low recoil, high reliability and ease of field maintenance.

The gun has either a two-belt feed mechanism (Type 2) or a single-belt (Type 3) mechanism. The Type 2 gun can select one of two belts fed from above for firing. The Type 3 can feed the single belt from above or...

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