15cm Kanone 16 (15cm K16) Technical Specifications
Service Year: 1917
Type: 150mm Towed Heavy Field Gun
National Origin: Imperial Germany
Manufacturer(s): Krupp - Imperial Germany
Design (Crew Space, Dimensions, Weight, and Systems)
Operating Crew: 8
Length: 22.31 feet (6.80 meters)
Operating Weight: 12 tons (10,900 kg; 24,030 lb)
Nuclear / Biological / Chemical Protection: None
Nightvision Equipment: None
Installed Power and Standard Road Performance
Engine(s): None. This is a towed artillery piece.
Engagement Range: 14 miles (22 km)
Armament and Ammunition
1 x 149.3mm gun barrel
Dependent on ammunition carrier.
Global Operators / Customers
Belgium; Imperial Germany; Nazi Germany
Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
15cm Kanone 16 - Base Series Designation
15cm K16 - Shortform designation
15cm K 429(b) - Captured Belgian guns in new German Army service.