B-29 Superfortress Gun System Controls?

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    I've always been interested in the gun system on the B-29. I understand that they were all remotely controlled from a central aiming station, or stations. Does anyone have any good sources of information on just how they worked, how the aiming systems were interfaced, and how effective they were, compared to say B-17 or B-24 manual systems. Or for that matter, how the remote turrets were controlled on those planes. I've done some searching, but what I've come across hasn't been very satisfactory.

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