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130mm Self-Propelled Gun

Type 59 130mm self-propelled cannon
Types Self-propelled artillery
place of origin People's Republic of China
Production history
Development date 1950s
Production Date 1985
Basic specifications
weight 30,000 kg
length ?
width 3.23 m
height 2.68 / 3.5 meters
Number of operators 5 (Captain, driver, gunner, two loader)
engine WR4B-12V150LB diesel engine
power 520 horsepower (382 kW)
Power/weight 17.3 horsepower/ton
suspension Torsion bar
Combat range 450 km
Max Road Speed 55 km/h
Main weapon Type 59-1 130mm Cannon
Rate of Fire 8-10 rounds/min
Range 34,360m = MP-130 RAP
30,000 m = ERFB HE
Secondary weapon 12.7mm caliber machine gun

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