Number 80 Mod. 1 (800 kg)
The 800 kg Navy Type Number 80 Model 1 is a Japanese general-purpose bomb.
Vehicles equipped with this weapon
|Vehicles equipped with this weapon|
|Jet fighters||Kikka · R2Y2 Kai V1 · R2Y2 Kai V2 · R2Y2 Kai V3|
|Bombers||B5N2 · B6N1 Model 11 · B6N2 Model 12 · B6N2a Model 12Ko · B7A2|
|G4M1 · G5N1 · G8N1 · H6K4 · H8K2 · H8K3 · P1Y1 mod. 11 · ␗P1Y1 mod. 11|
Tell us about the tactical and technical characteristics of the bomb.
|Explosive mass||390 kg|
|HE max penetration||134 mm|
|Armour destruction radius||15.5 m|
|Fragment dispersion radius||169.5 m|
Comparison with analogues
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Usage in battles
This bomb is best used against fixed targets and vehicles convoys at low altitude, but it can also be used against destroyers and cargo ships if they are slow enough.
Pros and cons
- Allows fighters to equip and perform low-level bombing runs
- Few can be carried at one time
- Requires two bombs in order to fully destroy a bombing base
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- Navy Type 99 Number 80 AP (800 kg), the AP counterpart of the Number 80 Model 1
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