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76mm L62 HE-PF-IM6-OES

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Italy

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


The 76mm L62 HE-PF-IM6-OES ammunitionis designed by Simmel Difesa and OTO Melarato increase the safety during storage and transport by its IM characteristics. It can befired by the 76L62 OTO Melara compact gunin anti-missile role as well as against aircraft threats.

 

The HE-PF-IM6-OES round is the latest version of the Pre-Fragmented Ammunition filled with insensitive explosive. The HE-PF-IM6-OES body incorporates preformed fragments to maximize the round effectiveness to engage aerial targets (missiles and aircrafts) as well as fast jet boats. The lethal beam consists of pre-formed fragments made of high quality tungsten cubes and steel fragments coming from the shell. The pre-formed fragments assure high levels of penetrations. The round is fitted withthe 3AP microwave fuze. It can ignite the HE charge by target impact or proximity function.The projectile is assembled on a brass cartridge case filled with a multi-perforated single base propellant and fitted with a percussion primer.

 

PACKAGING
Two (2) complete rounds in a plastic shock absorber container in a wooden box or i.a.w Client’s requirements
UN Classification: 1.1 E UN 0006

in service and production

Type

Fixed round HE-PFF

Calibre

76mm

Round mass (nominal)

12.5kg

Round length

907mm

Projectile mass (nominal)

6.3kg

Projectile filling (B2263A)

0.73kg

Fuze

3AP

Fragments

Tungsten cubes

Cartridge case

Brass

Primer

Percussion

Propellant SB (nominal)

2.35kg

 

Muzzle velocity at 21°C (nominal)

905m/s

Dispersion

External ballistic i.a.w. OTO Melara range table

Maximum range

15,900m

Operational temperature

-33°C to +63°C

Defense Products & Services: 76mm L62 HE-PF-IM6-OES
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Defense Products & Services Sectors: Ammunition, naval, 76 mm
Country: Italy
Description: 76mm L62 HE-PF-IM6-OES
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SIMMEL DIFESA SPA