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105mm L51 HEP-T (HESH-T)

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Italy

SIMMEL DIFESA SPA
Via Ariana Km 5,2
00034 Colleferro (Rome)


The Simmel Difesa 105mm L51mm HEP-T cartridge is designed to be used against armoured targets, light materiel and personnel.

 

The HEP-T (HESH-T) projectile consists of asteel cylindrical body fitted with BD (BaseDetonating) fuze and a tracer is secured. The projectile is loaded with a high explosive charge of Composition A3. The projectile is assembled to a brass (or steel) cartridge case fitted with an electric primer and containing a bagged propelling charge.

 

PACKAGING
One (1) round per fiber container, 2 containers per wooden box
UN Classification: 1.1E UN 0006

in service and production

Type

Fixed round HEP-T (HESH-T)

Calibre

105mm

Round mass (nominal)

20.5kg

Round length

938mm

Projectile mass (nominal)

11.35kg

Projectile filling (Comp A3)

3.0kg

Fuze

BD

Tracer

M12

Cartridge case

Brass

Primer

Electric

Propellant SB (nominal)

2.7kg

 

Muzzle velocity at 21°C (nominal)

731m/s

Dispersion

0.3 Mils

Maximum range

9,510m

Operational temperature

-40°C to +52°C

Defense Products & Services: 105mm L51 HEP-T (HESH-T)
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Defense Products & Services Sectors: Ammunition, artillery, 105 mm | Ammunition, fighting vehicle, 105 mm
Country: Italy
Description: 105mm L51 HEP-T (HESH-T)
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SIMMEL DIFESA SPA