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Type 89 grenade discharger


Type Grenade launcher
Place of origin Empire of Japan
Service history
In service 1929–1945 (Japan)
Used by Imperial Japanese Army
Indonesian National Army
Wars Soviet–Japanese border conflicts,
Second Sino-Japanese War,
World War II
Indonesian National Revolution
Malayan Emergency
Korean War
Vietnam War
Weight 4.7 kg (10 lb 6 oz)
Length 610 mm (24 in)
Barrel length 254 mm (10 in)

Cartridge 793 g (28 oz)
Caliber 50 mm (1.97 in)
Rate of fire 25 rpm
Effective firing range (Type 89 shell):
120 m (131 yd)
Maximum firing range (Type 89 shell):
670 m (732 yd)