76 mm mountain gun M48

The 76 mm mountain gun M-48 (AKA the Tito Gun), was developed after the Second World War to meet the requirements of Yugoslav People's Army mountain units, it can also be used as a field gun.

76 mm mountain gun M48
Class Vehicle
Type Towed Artillery
Manufacturer Zastava Arms
Origin Yugoslavia (Serbia)
Country Name Origin Year
Yugoslavia (Serbia) 1948
Country Name Operational Year Retirement Year
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ManufacturerName Production From Production To Quantity
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Type Mountain gun
Place of origin Yugoslavia
Service history
Used by  Yugoslavia
Production history
Manufacturer Crvena Zastava
Produced 1948-UNK
Number built unk
Weight 680 kg (1,500 lb)
Barrel length 1.25 m (4 ft 1 in) L/16.4
Caliber 76.2 mm (3 in)
Breech interrupted screw
Recoil hydraulic recoil compensation
Carriage folding split trail
Elevation -15 / +45 degrees, manual handwheel
Traverse 25 degrees
Rate of fire 20 - 25 rpm
Muzzle velocity 387 m/s (1,270 ft/s)
Maximum firing range 7.8 km (4.5 mi)

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