28 July 2021, 06:17:32 *

Login with username, password and session length
Welcome to War and Tactics!    War and Tactics Forum is currently undergoing some modifications that might disable features you are used to. This is unabvoidable as we have to update the forum engine to a new structure that is incompatible with many of the features we had used so far. The good news: WaT will be more secure and stable, and most of the features we uninstalled will be a natural part of the new structure anyway. For the rest we will be looking for solutions. (APR 23, 2018)
  Home   Forum   Help ! Forum Rules ! Search Calendar Donations Login Register Chat  
Pages: [1]   Go Down
Share this topic on Del.icio.usShare this topic on DiggShare this topic on FacebookShare this topic on GoogleShare this topic on MySpaceShare this topic on RedditShare this topic on StumbleUponShare this topic on TechnoratiShare this topic on TwitterShare this topic on Yahoo
Author Topic: Sd.kfz. 186 Sturmtiger  (Read 3700 times)
WaT supporter
WaT Supporter


Offline Offline


Location: Eemnes The Netherlands
Posts: 1902

View Profile WWW
« on: 26 November 2014, 19:06:26 »

Sturmtiger, Tigermorser.

A heavy gun (38) cm build on the chassis of a Tiger 1 tank.
Gun name: 38cm wurfgerate der kriegsmarine, or a 38 cm navalgun with a shortened barrel.
Production started in april 1944, 12 vehicles were ordered but eventually 18 were delivered by the ALKETT firm.
The tank saw its first action during the Warschau uprising in 1944.
At the end of february 1945 still 16 vehicles were operational.

Armor front: 150 mm
Crew: 5
Main gun: Raketenwerfer 61 38L5,4
Secundary weapon: 1 x MG 34 mounted in the front of the vehicle.
Ammo: Schwere Sprenggranate 4581 with a range of 6km, 14 rounds stored in the vehicle.
A small crane on top of the tank helped the crew to load the gun.

Abandoned vehicle late april 1945 somewhere in germany

2 site view of the production vehicle.

Sturmtiger at Munster, picture Stoffel

My topics are about my personal opinion, my thoughts and what I think. They do not reflect the official opinion of the ministry of defense of the Netherlands.
Pages: [1]   Go Up
Jump to:  

Unique Hits: 35983313 | Sitemap
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.16 | SMF © 2011, Simple Machines
TinyPortal v0.9.8 © Bloc
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Google visited last this page 28 April 2021, 02:30:37