30-mm Mk 30 Weapon Systems // Artillery/Guns // Combat Vehicle Guns


Country of Origin: Germany

The German Mauser Mk 30 is a 30-mm automatic cannon. Variants have been fitted to a variety of naval and ground systems, including the Italian Breda Twin Compact and Single Compact naval gun mounts; the Greek Artemis towed anti-aircraft gun system; and the German Puma infantry fighting vehicle. The gas-operated cannon has an open bolt and a breech with dual locking flaps. The floating recoil system directs gun recoil along the center line, which reduces dispersion and improves accuracy....

 

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