Talk:28 cm SK L/40 "Bruno"

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What's this L/40 nonsense?[edit]

The barrel length in the infobox is 10.401 m. That's only 40 times 26 cm rather than 28 cm. In other words, it is only 37 calibers for a 28 cm gun. What's going on here? Gene Nygaard (talk) 12:34, 3 March 2010 (UTC)

Figure given in infobox is bore length. Apparently Germany used total barrel length to get the "40 calibers" : 11.2 m / 28.3 cm = 39.58 Rcbutcher (talk) 12:51, 3 March 2010 (UTC)