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105mm TK TPFSDS-T M1056

Companies & Organizations:

Belgium

Mecar SA
Rue Grinfaux 50
7181 Petit-Roeulx-lez-Nivelles


For use with 105mm US M68, UK L7, CN105F1and other Stanag 4458 compliant tank guns,to provide cost effective marksmanship andlive fire training of gun crews.

The projectile consists of a sub-projectileand sabot. The sub-projectile comprises a FinStabilized steel rod and a tracer assembledin the fin assembly. The sub-projectile iscontained in a 3-piece aluminium DiscardingSabot, held in place with a polymer band at the forward end and a polymer obturating band atthe rear end of the sabot. The projectile is crimped to the cartridge case, which is loaded withcool burning, multi-perforated, loose propellant, and is fitted with an electric primer and a wearreducing liner. This round is similar, in appearance and ballistically to the MECAR 105mm APFSDS-TM1060A2/A3 rounds as well as most other existing APFSDS-T rounds, up to a range of 2.5 km.

 

PACKAGING
Two (2) rounds per twin container 12 containers per pallet
UN Classification: 1.2 C UN 0328

in service and production

Type

Fixed round TPFSDS-T

Calibre

105mm

Round mass (nominal)

17.5kg

Round length

962mm

Projectile mass (nominal)

5.2kg

Projectile

Steel

Tracer

M13

Cartridge case

Brass

Anti-wear additive

Titanium dioxide

Primer

Electric cap M120

Propellant (nominal)

5.6kg

 

Muzzle velocity (at 21°) (nominal)

1,505m/s

Dispersion

0.32 Mils

Operational temperature

-32°C to +52°C

Defense Products & Services: 105mm TK TPFSDS-T M1056
Companies & Organizations: 
Defense Products & Services Sectors: Ammunition, fighting vehicle, 105 mm
Country: Belgium
Description: 105mm TK TPFSDS-T M1056
Source of Information: 

Mecar SA