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Re: Long Range Cannon Gets Direct Hit on Target 43 Miles Away
« Reply #1 on: December 22, 2020, 07:28:43 PM »
Didnít the Paris Gun (Germanyís Big Bertha) have a range of 60+ miles or more during WWI?
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Re: Long Range Cannon Gets Direct Hit on Target 43 Miles Away
« Reply #2 on: December 23, 2020, 07:20:57 AM »
Didnít the Paris Gun (Germanyís Big Bertha) have a range of 60+ miles or more during WWI?

The Paris Gun had long range but poor accuracy.  You needed a large target like a city to make sure you hit within the target.

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Re: Long Range Cannon Gets Direct Hit on Target 43 Miles Away
« Reply #3 on: December 23, 2020, 07:53:55 AM »
Neat!