| Panzerfaust 44 Lanze |
antitank grenade Panzerfaust 44 "Lanze" is a further development of the ideas embodied by German designers in the period of the Second World War grenade launchers Panzerfaust.
development of the second generation of German anti-tank grenade was launched concern Dynamit-Nobel AG in about 1960, and in the mid-sixties, the new launcher was adopted by the Bundeswehr.
In some modifications this launcher served until the early nineties, when he was replaced by the third generation grenade Panzerfaust 3.
antitank grenade Panzerfaust 44 "Lanze" is a reusable trigger with a smooth barrel caliber 44 mm, open at both ends.
The barrel is mounted
handle fire control, trigger mechanisms and igniting the original design, as well as mounts for the optical sight.
| Caliber trunk / garnet mm || 44/67 |
| barrel length / with a grenade, mm || 800/1162 |
| length grenades mm || 550 |
| Weight trunk / grenade, kg || 7.8 / 10.3 || Penetration, mm || 370 |
used for sighting optical sight, but the grenade there is a device consisting of a stalk, simple percussion - trigger and shop with five tracer bullets. This device allows you to launch grenades after the shooting at a target tracer bullet in case of failure of the optical sight.
for comfortable hold weapons firing is more spring-loaded pistol grip and shoulder rest.
antitank rocket-propelled grenade for Panzerfaust 44
In flight configuration
shot is fired by dinamoreaktivny (recoilless) scheme using rechargeable in front trunk lifting charge, staffed protivomassoy of fine iron powder.
main ammunition for Panzerfaust 44 anti-tank is cumulative garnet nadkalibernoy warhead equipped jet accelerator and folding tail fins.
antitank rocket-propelled grenade for Panzerfaust 44 (top)
And lifting charge for it (below)
grenade is also charged in the front trunk. When fired, the lifting charge throws a grenade at the speed of about 170 m / s, thus thrown back protivomassa to compensate for recoil forces while minimizing the danger zone behind the arrow. After the departure of the barrel runs jet engine grenades, further overclock it to 210 m / s.
maximum range of Panzerfaust 44 is about 1000 meters, the effective range for purposes such as moving tank - up to 300 meters.
When using the