Tank guns have several features fitted to their externals that improve certain characteristics of the gun or the tank in general; or serve to protect the gun and crew. Let’s have a look at three features to see what they do in the coming days. Let’s start with the muzzle brake.
We see all of those gorgeous tanks with schürzen armor plated to the sides (Pz IV for instance), but what are they there for? Let’s find out.
Edit: I have revised the initial text of the article. Thanks to our readers for the input.