Specifications for the
Towed Anti-Aircraft Gun System
Country of Origin: Soviet Union
Manufacturer: State Factories - Soviet Union / China / Poland
Initial Year of Service: 1949
Focus Model: ZPU-2
Overall Length: 11.61ft (3.54m)
Width: 6.30ft (1.92m)
Height: 6.00ft (1.83m)
Weight: 0.7 US Short Tons (639kg; 1,409lbs)
Powerplant: None. This is a towed-artillery piece.
Maximum Speed: 0mph (0 km/h)
Maximum Range: 5 miles (8 km)
NBC Protection: None
2 x 14.5mm heavy machine guns in side-by-side arrangement.
2,400 x 14.5mm ammunition
ZPU-2 - Base Series Designation; twin-barreled version of the ZPU family of AA gun systems.
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