8.8 cm SK L/35 naval gun

The 8.8 cm SK L/35 (SK - Schnelladekanone (quick loading cannon) L - Länge (with a 35-caliber barrel) was a German naval gun that was used in World War I on a variety of mounts.

Country Name Origin Year
Germany 1904
Country Name Operational Year Retirement Year
Germany 1904 1945 View

Type Naval gun
Place of origin German Empire
Service history
In service 1904—1945
Used by German Empire
Nazi Germany
Wars World War I
World War II
Production history
Designed 1900–1904
Length about 3.08 meters (10 ft 1 in)
Shell Fixed
Shell weight 10 kilograms (22 lb)
Caliber 88 millimeters (3.5 in)
Breech horizontal sliding-wedge
Muzzle velocity 620 m/s (2,000 ft/s)

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