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115mm TK APFSDS-T M1150

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Belgium

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


For use with 115mm tank guns, to defeatarmoured targets by means of the kineticenergy (KE) of its tungsten alloy long rodpenetrator.

 

The projectile consists of a sub-projectileand sabot. The sub-projectile comprises anArmour Piercing Fin Stabilized tungsten alloylong rod penetrator, an aluminium windshieldand a tracer assembled in the fin assembly.This is contained within a 3-piece aluminium Discarding Sabot, held in place with a plastic bandat the forward end and a plastic obturating band at the rear end of the sabot. The projectileis crimped to the cartridge case which is loaded with cool burning, multi-perforated, loosepropellant, and is fitted with a percussion primer and a wear reducing liner.

 

PACKAGING
One (1) round per container, 2 containers per wooden box
12 wooden boxes per pallet
UN Classification: 1.2 C UN 0328

in service and production

Type

Fixed round APFSDS-T

Calibre

115mm

Round mass (nominal)

25kg

Round length

1110mm

Projectile mass (nominal)

6.5kg

Penetrator

Tungsten alloy

Tracer

M21

Anti-wear additive

Titanium dioxide

Cartridge case

Brass

Primer

Percussion cap M61

Propellant (nominal)

8.5kg

 

Muzzle velocity (at 21°) (nominal)

1635m/s

Dispersion

0.3 Mils

Line of sight penetration (RHA at 2,000m & 60° obliquity)

>500mm

Operational temperature

-32°C to +52°C

Defense Products & Services: 115mm TK APFSDS-T M1150
Companies & Organizations: 
Defense Products & Services Sectors: Ammunition, fighting vehicle, 115 mm
Country: Belgium
Description: 115mm TK APFSDS-T M1150
Source of Information: 

Mecar SA