SU-152 self-propelled guns and other based on HF. Design and Production
"SU-152 and other ACS-based on KV."
About the author
Yuri Pasholok - known and popular historical consultant. For a long time worked as a staff officer of the Central Museum of the Great Patriotic War, participated in the restoration of the tanks in the «Military Historical Museum of armored vehicles» (Kubinka). Regularly printed in many thematic publications, is co-author of the monograph «Panzerkampfwagen Maus: design and production" as well as other works.
This book - the first in Russia, serious research of self-propelled artillery units on the basis of the heavy tank KV. The book shows the evolution of fully heavy SAU, since fighter bunkers Object 212 and up to serial SU-152. The book is based entirely on archival documents. More than half of text and graphic materials published. The book first presents a number of projects on the basis of self-propelled KV, previously unknown even to researchers.
From the book you will learn:
- Why to create a SU-152 was taken as a basis for the KV-1S?
- Details of hard work over the 152.4-mm howitzer Motovilikha 20-C
- On the effectiveness of tools, rate and its range of fire
- On peculiarities of anti armor slug
- And much more!