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    World War II Weapons : Swiss Anti-Tank Rifles of WW2
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    Published on Feb 14, 2017
    World War II Anti-Tank Rifles of Neutral Switzerland
    Schweizer Panzerabwehr Gewehre des zweiten Weltkriegs

    Oerlikon SSG 32 / SSG 36 - http://weaponland.ru/load/protivotank...
    http://tonnel-ufo.ru/eanglish/weapon/...
    Solothurn S-18-100 Semi Automatic Anti-Tank Rifle from 1932 Caliber - 20×105 mmB Solothurn Long 10 Round Magazine Armor Penetraion - 16 to 20mm
    http://tonnel-ufo.ru/eanglish/weapon/...
    Solothurn S-18-1000 Semi Automatic Anti-Tank Rifle from 1932 Caliber - 20×138mmB Solothurn Long 10 Round Magazine Armor Penetraion - 27mm
    - https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solothu...
    http://modernfirearms.net/atr/switch/...
    Swiss Tb-41 24mm Tankbusehe Semi Automatic Anti-Tank Rifle from 1941 Caliber - 24x139 (Swiss Tb41)Solothurn Long 10 Round Magazine Armor Penetraion - 27 to 45mm
    http://sassik.livejournal.com/200545....
    http://www.armyrecognition.com/forum/...
     
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    Soviet Anti-Tank Weapons of World War II
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    Published on Jun 1, 2016
    Soviet Russian Anti-Tank Weapons –Советский Противотанковое оружие из Великая Отечественная Война
    Soviet / Russian Anti-Tank Rifles of World War II
    PTRD-41 – http://www.wio.ru/galgrnd/ww2atr.htm
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PTRD
    PTRS-41 – http://world.guns.ru/atr/rus/simonov-...
    http://www.wio.ru/galgrnd/ww2atr.htm
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PTRS-41
    Sholokhov AT Rifle – http://tonnel-ufo.ru/eanglish/weapon/...
    PTR Grishelya I. and G. Gulin TSKBSV-50 Model 1936 – http://weaponland.ru/publ/sovetskie_p...
    PTR Vladimirov Model 1938 & 1939 - http://tonnel-ufo.ru/polish/weapon/an...
    http://forum.guns.ru/forum_light_mess...
    Shpitalnyi 1939 Anti-Tank Rifle – http://weaponland.ru/load/protivotank...
    PTR Baccini-Svetlichny 1940 – http://weaponland.ru/publ/sovetskie_p...
    PTR Rukavishnikov 1939 & 1942 - http://weapon.at.ua/load/190-1-0-125
    PTR Nikitin-Romanov 1942 -
    PTR Blum Model 1942 – http://tonnel-ufo.ru/eanglish/weapon/...
    PTRD Degtyarov Prototypes - http://forum.guns.ru/forum_light_mess...
    Soviet Anti-Tank Grenade & Rocket Launchers
    Ampulomet – https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/125-%D0...
    RPG-1 Rocket Propelled Grenade - https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A0%...
    SG-82 or LNG-82 Heavy Rocket launcher - http://army.lv/ru/spg-82/foto/628/698
    RPG-40 – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RPG-40
    RPG-41 - http://warfiles.ru/show-85800-ruchnay...
    RGD-41 / RPG-41 – http://weaponland.ru/board/ruchnaja_p...
    RPG-43 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RPG-43
    RPG-6 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RPG-6
    Russian Anti-Tank Guns:
    1-K 37 mm 37-мм противотанковая пушка образца 1930 года (1-К)
    Cheka-M1 37-mm 37-мм авиадесантная пушка обр. 1944 г. (ЧК-М1) Airborne Anti-Tank Gun from 1944 – https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/37-%D0%...
    BOB-25 Pygmy Light Airborne Anti-Tank Gun from 1942 –
    19-K 45-mm gun mod. 1932– Light Anti-Tank Gun from 1932 – https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/45-%D0%...)
    53-K 45-мм противотанковая пушка образца 1937 года (53-К) 45 mm Light Anti-Tank Gun from 1937 – Caliber - 45x310 mmR– Maximum Range – 4.4 km or 2.74 Miles Armor Penetration – 45 to 60mm Max - https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/45-%D0%...)
    M-42 45-мм противотанковая пушка образца 1942 года (М-42) 45mm Anti-Tank Gun from 1942–
    ZiS-2 ЗиС-2 57mm Light Anti-Tank Gun from 1941 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/57_mm_a...)
    BS-3 Dual Purpose Anti-Tank & Field Gun from 1944 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/100_mm_...)
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    Carl Gustav m/42: A 20mm Recoilless Antitank Rifle
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    Published on Apr 21, 2017
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    The Swedish Pansarvärnsgevär fm/42 made by the Carl Gustav company was an interesting early hybrid antitank weapon - a recoilless rifle firing solid armor-piercing projectiles. It used a 20x180mm case, propelling the 108g (1650gr) bullet at 950 m/s (3150 fps). This was capable of perforating 40mm of perpendicular armor plate at 100m (a high explosive projectile was also made). This was on the high end of armor penetration for anti-tank rifles, and the m/42 was able to do this with a weapon weighing just 11.7kg (25 lb) - less than a quarter of a comparable 20mm conventional rifle.

    This was possible because of its recoilless design - upon firing, the rear end of the cartridge case would blow out and vent out the back of the weapon, instead of being firmly sealed like a conventional rifle. This created a counter balancing recoil impulse which prevented the gun and shooter from having to absorb the full recoil energy produced by a heavy bullet launching off at high velocity. The tradeoff was that much of the potential energy of firing was wasted venting out the back instead of pushing the bullet forward, which is why the cartridge case was so oversized.

    About a thousand of the guns were made by the end of World War 2, at which time even it had been made quite thoroughly obsolete by the rapidly increasing thickness of tank armor. It would, however, be the stepping-stone to the m/48 Carl Gustav 84mm recoilless rifle, which used a shaped charge warhead to perforate armor with a stream of molten melt instead of relying on velocity of a hardened projectile.

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    American Anti Tank Weapons of World War II
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    Published on Oct 9, 2015
    American Anti-Tank Weapons
    Bazooka Series
    M1A1 Bazooka - http://world.guns.ru/grenade/usa/bazo...
    M9 Bazooka - http://world.guns.ru/grenade/usa/bazo...
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a76ts...
    Recoilless Guns
    M18 Recoilless Gun - http://world.guns.ru/grenade/usa/m1-r...
    Anti-Tank Guns:
    37 mm Gun M3 – Caliber –
    M5 3-inch Gun -Anti-Tank Gun from 1943 – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/3-inch_...
    90mm Gun T8 Prototype Heavy Anti-Tank Gun from 1944 –http://www.armchairgeneral.com/forums...
    105mm Gun T8 - http://www.armchairgeneral.com/forums...
    M-9 Anti-tank Rifle Grenade from 1940 - http://www.popernack.com/library/libr...

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    How to Operate a Finnish Lahti ANTI TANK GUN
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    Published on Apr 8, 2014
    Kenton Tucker, the owner of many exotic firearms and host of Big Sandy
    Machine Gun Shoot, talks about the history and operation of a 20mm Lahti anti-tank gun.

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    Interview portion of this video by Rob Lippert.
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    German Light Anti-Tank Weapons of World War II
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    Published on Apr 11, 2015
    German Light Portable Anti Tank Weapons of World War II / WW2
    Sources -
    Panzerfaust Series
    Faustpatrone 30 - http://www.imfdb.org/wiki/Panzerfaust
    http://www.razyboard.com/system/moret...
    Panzerfaust 30 - http://www.imfdb.org/wiki/Panzerfaust
    Panzerfaust 60 - http://www.imfdb.org/wiki/Panzerfaust
    Panzerfaust 100 - http://ostfront.forumpro.fr/t155-panz...
    Panzerfaust 150 - http://weaponland.ru/load/granatomet_...
    Panzerfaust 250 - http://forum.guns.ru/forummessage/51/...
    Panzerschreck - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panzersc...
    Panzerschreck- Panzertod - http://survincity.com/2013/04/german-...
    Recoilless Guns
    7.5 cm Leichtgeschütz 40 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/7.5_cm_L...
    http://2iemeguerre.ca/blindes/leichtg...
    10.5 cm LG 40 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/10.5_cm_...
    http://en.valka.cz/viewtopic.php/t/19...
    10.5 cm LG 42 -
    8.8 cm Raketenwerfer 43 -http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/8.8_cm_R...
    German Anti-Rifles
    http://chiwulltun.blogspot.com/2009/1...
    Panzerbüchse 38 - http://fritzwaffen.blogspot.com/2010/...
    Panzerbüchse 39 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panzerb%...
    Panzerbüchse 40K – http://fritzwaffen.blogspot.com/2010/...
    Panzerbüchse 40G - http://fritzwaffen.blogspot.com/2010/...
    Walther Pzb-40 7.92mm - http://fritzwaffen.blogspot.com/2010/...
    Panzerbüchse Mauser M41 - http://fritzwaffen.blogspot.com/2010/...
    Pzb SS-41 7.92mm - http://fritzwaffen.blogspot.com/2010/...
    Gustloff M1941- 15mm - http://fritzwaffen.blogspot.com/2010/...
    BSW-1 Berlin Suhler Waffen -http://www.armyguide.ru/index.php/fir...
    2.8 cm schwere Panzerbüchse 41 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2.8_cm_...
    German Anti-Machine Guns
    Mauser MG 141 – http://fritzwaffen.blogspot.com/2010/...
    Anti-Tank Grenades & Anti-Tank Rifle Grenades –
    GewehrPanzergranate 30 / G. Pzgr. 30 - http://weaponland.ru/board/ruzhejnaja...
    Hafthohlladung - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hafthohl...
    http://weaponland.ru/board/ruchnaja_k...
    Panzerhandmine – 1 - http://weaponland.ru/board/ruchnaja_k...
    Panzerhandmine-3 PHM 3 - http://weaponland.ru/board/ruchnaja_k...

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    Tank Destroyer M1134 Stryker in Action - Awesome Tanks Hits with the TOW Missile
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    Published on May 21, 2017
    US Soldiers/Marines conducting anti-tank training. TOW missiles fired from M41 Sabers mounted to the turrets of Stryker Combat Vehicles. Also video includes shots with the LAV-25 (Light Armored Vehicle), M1128 Stryker (Mobile Gun System) and M1126 Infantry Carrier Vehicle.

    M1134 Anti-Tank Guided Missile Vehicle is a US armored fighting vehicle from the Stryker family of vehicles. As the brigade's primary tank destroyer system, the ATGM reinforces the brigade's infantry battalions, reinforces the brigade reconnaissance squadron and provides long-range direct fires.

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    American Weapons: American Anti Tank Rifles of WW1 & WW2 - Youtube
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    Published on May 27, 2017
    American Anti-Tank Rifles -
    Shoulder-Fired Browning M2 Anti-Mechanization Weapon 1936
    In 1936 the US Army tested an experimental semi-automatic variant of the M2 Browning .50 caliber machine gun modified for shoulder-firing from a spring-loaded bipod. The project was abandoned right before WW2 because the weapon weighed 77 pound and was considered too heavy for the average soldier
    Source - http://forums.spacebattles.com/thread...
    http://americansocietyofarmscollector...
    Williams .50 caliber Browning - http://www.uscarbinecal30.com/William...
    T1 and T1E1 Anti-Tank Rifles - http://weaponsman.com/?cat=12&paged=3
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    British Anti Tank Weapons of World War II
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    Published on Jul 5, 2015
    Britain Anti-Tank Weapons –
    Anti-Tank Grenades:
    Grenade Rifle No. 68 Anti-Tank Rifle Grenade - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No._68_...
    No. 73 Grenade Thermos or Woolworth bomb - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No._73_...
    http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/ite...
    http://www.twwiki.com/wiki/%E5%8F%8D%...
    No. 74 Sticky bomb - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sticky_...
    No. 75 AT Hawkins – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hawkins...
    British Light / Portable Anti-Tank Weapons
    Anti-Tank Rifles – http://www.slideshare.net/tcattermole...
    Godsal Anti-Tank Rifle –
    Stanchion Model 1935 - http://www.slideshare.net/tcattermole... Inch Boys Anti-tank Rifle - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boys_an...
    PIAT (Projector, Infantry, Anti Tank) – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PIAT
    Mounted or Towed
    3-inch Mk. I OSB Gun (Smith Gun) – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smith_Gun
    http://www.network54.com/Forum/47210/...).
    http://sassik.livejournal.com/206567....
    Northover Projector Anti-Tank Grenade Launcher - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northov...
    Blacker Bombard 29mm Spigot Mortar - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blacker...
    Anti-Tank Guns
    Ordnance QF 2-pounder Anti-Tank Gun - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ordnanc...
    Ordnance Quick-Firing 6-pounder 7 cwt Anti-Tank Gun - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ordnanc...
    Ordnance Quick-Firing 17-pounder Anti-Tank Gun - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ordnanc...
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    Ultimate Anti-Tank Weapon: FGM-148 Javelin Missile in Action
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    Published on May 28, 2017
    US Soldiers/Marines fire an FGM-148 Javelin anti-tank missile during live fire training exercise.

    The FGM-148 Javelin is an American man-portable fire-and-forget anti-tank missile fielded to replace the M47 Dragon anti-tank missile in US service. It uses an automatic infrared guidance that allows the user to seek cover immediately after launch, as opposed to wired guided systems, like the Dragon, where the user has to actively guide the weapon throughout the engagement.

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