The T-249-B 37mm Vigilante Cannon. US's biggest rotating gun




 
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January 12th, 2005  
FO Seaman
 
 

Topic: The T-249-B 37mm Vigilante Cannon. US's biggest rotating gun


The T-249-B is a 37mm cannon was used for anti-tank and anti-aircraft. It was submited into US Army test trials in 1959 but was to expensive and drop then was started again and was feild for a short time and then the Army took the M167 VADS into service.

http://www.quarry.nildram.co.uk/RED%20QUEEN.htm
January 12th, 2005  
Redleg
 
 
Any links and/or pictures??
January 12th, 2005  
chewie_nz
 
well i know i can't find it
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January 13th, 2005  
jimmyboy
 
if you want pictures click on the 'here' hyperlinks in the text.

and i was just thinking that looks like a good weapon for recce groups.
January 13th, 2005  
chewie_nz
 
http://www.quarry.nildram.co.uk/T249_Vigilante.jpg
January 13th, 2005  
bushpig1998
 
 
A10 on tracks?
I would REALLY not like to run into one of these....ouch!
January 14th, 2005  
Sea_Cadet
 
damn what a wonderful anti-personal tank