240mm TAZ Modele 1893/96 (24 Colonies) Technical Specifications
Service Year: 1917
Type: Railway Gun
National Origin: France
Manufacturer(s): State Factories - France
Design (Crew Space, Dimensions, Weight, and Systems)
Operating Crew: 45
Operating Weight: 154 tons (140,000 kg; 308,647 lb)
Nuclear / Biological / Chemical Protection: None.
Nightvision Equipment: None.
Installed Power and Standard Road Performance
Engine(s): 1 x Locomotive required for drive power.
Maximum Road Range: 14 miles (23 km)
Armament and Ammunition
1 x 240mm (24cm) main gun tube.
Dependent upon accompanying ammunition supply.
Global Operators / Customers
France; Nazi Germany (captured systems)
Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
240mm TAZ Modele 1893/96 (24 Colonies) - Base Series Designation.