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It was adopted by the Romanians and used to outfit the mortar platoon supporting the infantry and cavalry.
Calibre: 81.4 mm
Barrel length: 1267.5mm
Elevation: 45° - 85°
Traverse: 8° - 12°
ROF: 18 rounds/min
Maximum Range: 2850m
Shell weight (HE shell model 1924/27): 3.310 kg
Accuracy of the 81.4mm Brandt mortar model 1927/31 mortar:
• 8m x 17m square at 460m range
• 9m x 32m square at 995m range
• 17m x 35m square at 1730m range
• 32m x 42m square at 2060m range
In Flames Of War
A Romanian Infantry company can be supported by a Mortar Platoon from its weapons platoon choices.