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106mm RCL HEAT-T M1070

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Belgium

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


For use with 106mm recoilless rifle, todefeat armoured fighting vehicles, bunkersand hard targets. This round replaces the USM344 model type, and has improved fuzingand explosive filling. A ballistically matchedtraining round is also available.

 

The steel nose cone adapter of the projectilecarries a cap with a piezoelectric element toinitiate the PIBD fuze in the base. The fuze hastwo independent safety devices to ensure safety during handling, storage and transport. It also functionsin graze mode to ensure functioning at all impact angles. A copper cone within the projectile generatesthe shaped charge effect. The explosive charge is Composition B. In the event of a non-functioning, thefuze will discharge all electrical power and be rendered inert within 10 minutes of firing.

 

PACKAGING
Two (2) rounds per twin container 12 containers per pallet
UN Classification: 1.1 E UN 0006

 

in service and production

Type

Fixed round HEAT-T

Calibre

106mm

Round mass (nominal)

16.4kg

Round length

999mm

Projectile mass (nominal)

8.3kg

Projectile filling (Comp B)

1.0 kg

Fuze

PIBD

Tracer

M84

Cartridge case

Perforated steel

Primer

Percussion cap M61

Propellant DB (nominal)

3.7kg

 

Muzzle velocity (at 21°) (nominal)

500m/s

Dispersion

0.8 Mils

Maximum range

2,750m

Penetration (at 60° obliquity)

150mm

Operational temperature

-32°C to +52°C

Defense Products & Services: 106mm RCL HEAT-T M1070
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Defense Products & Services Sectors: Ammunition, fighting vehicle, 105-130 mm
Country: Belgium
Description: 106mm RCL HEAT-T M1070
Source of Information: 

Mecar SA