Highly collectible, demilled and legal to own Mk 8 artillery practice round is brass plated. Towering 34"h. with a stylish golden glow, it makes a bold conversation starter! The defunct unit is standard issue, once fired from 3" (76mm) diam. naval deck cannons on training missions. As seen aboard many U.S. Navy submarines, destroyers and destroyer escorts since the early stages of WWII through the 1990s, the gun was dual-purpose, boasting an equally deadly effect against surface and aerial targets. Muzzle Velocity: 2,700 FPS with a max. range of just over 16,000 yds. or 9 miles. Ceiling height was 21,500', capable of reaching very high enemy aircraft.
Condition: New, in original box. Go ballistic, be among the first to nab this rare collectible!