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Paper Project with 800mm K, impression of the artist for the scheme.
On 23 June 1942 the German Ministry of Armaments proposed a 1000 tonne Landkreuzer P.1000 Ratte, and In December, Krupp designed an even larger 1500 tonne P.1500 Monster self-propelled gun. In 1943, Albert Speer, the Minister for Armaments, canceled both projects.
Super Heavy Self-Propelled Gun
|4 × MAN M9v 40/46 U-boat diesels | 2200 hp|
|Length: 124.00 m | Width:
18.00 m | Height: 12.00 m
Weight: 1500000 kg
|Maximum: 250 mm - Minimum: ? mm|
15 km/h | Power/weight: 5.9 hp/t | Range:
800 mm K (E) gun