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Sturmtiger_abandoned_and_blown_by_its_crew_and_captured_by_US_troops

Type Heavy assault gun Place of origin Nazi Germany Service history In service August 1944 - 1945 Wars World War II Production history Designer Alkett Designed 1943–1944 Manufacturer Alkett Produced October 1943 – January 1945 Number built 19 (1 prototype and 18 production) Specifications Weight 68 tonnes (75 short tons; 67 long tons) Length 6.28 metres (20 ft 7 in) Width 3.57 metres (11 ft 9 in) Height 2.85 metres (9 ft 4 in) Crew 5 driver machine gunner / radio operator loader 2nd loader commander / gunner max. 150 mm (superstructure front, at 47° from vertical) min. 62 mm Main armament 380 mm RW 61 rocket launcher L/5.4 (14 rounds, up to 376 kg each) Secondary armament 100 mm grenade launcher (using SMi 35 leaping mines) 7.92 x 57 mm MG 34 machine gun Engine V-12, water-cooled Maybach HL230P45 engine 700 PS (690 hp, 515 kW)[1] Power/weight 10,77 PS/tonne Suspension torsion-bar Operational range 120 kilometres (75 mi) Speed 40 kilometres per hour (25 mph)

Sturmtiger_abandoned_and_blown_by_its_crew_and_captured_by_US_troops
johnbr, Dec 6, 2012
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