New Release: Bofors – 40mm Automatic Gun M1

Bofors - 40mm Automatic Gun M1

About the Bofors – 40mm Automatic Gun M1:

A true utilitarian weapon, the Bofors 40mm gun saw widespread use during the Second World War as naval armament, anti-aircraft gun, and defensive ground weapon. The gun was equipped with an automatic firing mechanism that sustained an excellent rate of fire. The barrel had an elevation range of -6 to + 90 degrees, affording the ability to engage both air and ground targets.


  • Ammunition: Armor-piercing and high-explosive two pound shells
  • Crew: 4
  • Rate of Fire: 120 rounds per minute
  • Muzzle velocity: 2,700 ft (822 m) per second
  • Effective range: 3,000 yds (2743 m)

Additional information about this Brickmania building kit:

The Bofors – 40mm Automatic Gun M1 kit comes with the following features

  • Elevating gun
  • BrickArms 40mm shells
  • Raising wheels
  • Deployable outriggers
  • Gun stay frame to secure barrel for traveling
  • 1/35 scale to match Brickmania’s other WWII kits

Pick up your own custom LEGO® Bofors – 40mm Automatic Gun M1 kits in our shop today

All Brickmania model kits are made of new-condition LEGO bricks. This model comes disassembled and includes complete printed building instructions and comes packaged in a sealed box. This is a limited-edition kit and production may be discontinued at any time.

This entry was posted by Jason Brix.

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