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76-mm Oto Melara Compact naval gun

Country of Origin: Italy

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The Oto Melara 76-mm/62-cal Compact dual-purpose, rapid-fire gun has been widely deployed on ships ranging from destroyers to missile boats. It is a development of the earlier Oto Melara MMI 76-mm gun with special attention paid to rapid ammunition feed, reliability and light weight.

The remotely controlled mount is normally unmanned, although local control through a stabilized optical sight is possible. The mount has a lightweight, watertight, fiberglass domed shield that...

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