"Moskito" is a cable-controlled rocket which can be carried and shot by a single man.?
"Moskito" is a cable-controlled rocket which can be carried and shot by a single man. It has been specially designed as a portable weapon against tanks. Its range reaches about 5500 feet. The bursting head had about a weight of 8 pounds. The perforating-power of the bursting head reaches 20 inches through blinding steel.
Fire-controlled radar unit "Bat" be combined with a anti-aircraft twin-gun 35 mm. The radar "Bat" finds its aim, controls the battery of the guns, calculates all the parameters and commands the fire.
The automatic twin-gun "Oerlikon" type 353 MK has a shooting cadence of 550 shots per gun in a minute. The initial speed of the projectile is 1175 meters per second. The two well known associated factories WERKZEUGMASCHINEN-FABRIK OERLIKON Buehrle & Co. and CONTRAVES AG have developed and constructed the above mentioned weapons themselves, where Contraves AG has done the electronical part and Werkzeugmaschinen-Fabrik Oerlikon, Buhrle & Co. the guns and ammunition. A demonstration of these weapons took place on Wednesday, 14th of October at the ochsenboden near Einsiedeln, Switzerland.