2pdr QF Mk.IIc (40 mm)
The 40 mm 2pdr QF Mk.IIc is a British naval armament, predominately used as a primary armament for coastal ships and an anti-aircraft weapon on bluewater ships.
Despite the name similarities, this weapon has no relation to the 40 mm QF 2-pounder used on British tanks.
Vehicles equipped with this weapon
|Vehicles equipped with this weapon|
|Motor gun boats||Fairmile C (312) · Fairmile C (332) · Fairmile D (601) · MGB-75 · SGB Grey Fox · SGB Grey Goose|
|Destroyers||HMCS Haida · HMS Brissenden · HMS Jervis · HMS Nepal · HMS Eskimo|
|Light cruisers||HMS Enterprise|
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- 2pdr QF Mk.VIII (40 mm) - A further developed version of the weapon.
|USSR naval cannons|
|30 mm||AK-230 · 30 mm/54 AK-630 · BP "Plamya"|
|37 mm||37 mm/67 70-K · V-11|
|45 mm||45 mm/46 21-K · 45 mm/68 21-KM · 45 mm/89 SM-20-ZIF|
|75 mm||75 mm/50 Canet patt.1892|
|76 mm||34-K · 39-K · 76 mm/60 AK-176M · AK-726 · D-56TS · F-34 · Lender AA gun, pattern 1914/15|
|85 mm||85 mm/52 92-K · 85 mm/54.6 ZIS-C-53 · 90-K|
|100 mm||100 mm/56 B-34 · 100 mm/70 SM-5-1 · Minizini|
|102 mm||Pattern 1911|
|120 mm||120 mm/50 pattern 1905|
|130 mm||130 mm/50 pattern 1913 · 130 mm/58 SM-2-1 · B-13|
|152 mm||152 mm/57 B-38|
|180 mm||180 mm/57 B-1-P · 180 mm/60 B-1-K|
|305 mm||12-inch/52 pattern 1907|
|40 mm||2pdr QF Mk.IIc (Britain)|
|47 mm||3 pdr QF Hotchkiss (Britain)|
|Britain naval cannons|
|20 mm||20 mm/70 Oerlikon Mk.II · 20 mm/70 Oerlikon Mark V · 20 mm/70 Oerlikon Mark 24|
|40 mm||2pdr QF Mk.IIc · 2pdr QF Mk.VIII · 2pdr Rolls Royce · QF Mark V · QF Mark VII · QF STAAG Mark II|
|47 mm||3 pdr QF Hotchkiss|
|57 mm||6pdr 7cwt QF Mk IIA|
|76 mm||3 inch 12pdr 12 cwt QF Mk.V · 3 inch/70 Mark 6 · 76 mm/45 QF 3in 20cwt HA Mark I · 76 mm/50 12pdr 18cwt QF Mark I · OQF 3in 20cwt|
|102 mm||4 inch/40 QF mark III · 4 in QF Mark V · 4 inch/45 Mark XVI · 4 inch/50 BL Mark VII · BL Mark IX|
|114 mm||4.5 inch/45 QF Mark IV · 4.5 inch/45 QF Mark V · 8cwt QF Mk I|
|120 mm||4.7 inch/45 Mk.XII|
|133 mm||5.25 inch/50 QF Mark I|
|152 mm||6 inch/45 BL Mark XII · 6 inch/50 BL Mark XXIII · 6 inch/50 QF Mark N5|
|190 mm||7.5 inch/45 BL Mk.VI|
|203 mm||8 inch/50 Mark VIII|
|305 mm||305 mm/45 Mark X · 12 inch/50 Mark XI|
|40 mm||Bofors L/60 Mark 2 (USA)|
|76 mm||76 mm/62 OTO-Melara Compact (Italy)|