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90mm MK3 SMK(WP)-T M618A1

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Belgium

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


For use with current in-service 90mm CockerillMKIII and Engesa EC-90 guns for screening,signalling or target spotting purposes as wellas for its incendiary effects.

 

The round consist of a steel body filledwith White Phosphorus and fitted with anexplosive burster charge, a tracer, a tail finassembly and an electronic PD and Grazefuze. The fuze has two independent safeties,and complies with Stanag 4187 and Mil-Std-1316. The projectile is mounted on a brass cartridgecase which is filled with single base propellant and fitted with a mechanical primer. Ballisticallysimilar to the HE-T M616A1 round.

 

PACKAGING
Two (2) rounds per twin container 12 containers per pallet
UN Classification: 1.2 H UN 0243

in service and production

 

Type

Fixed round SMK(WP)-T

Calibre

90mm

Round mass (nominal)

9.1kg

Round length

623mm

Projectile mass (nominal)

5.3kg

Projectile filling (White Phosphorus)

0.9kg

Tracer

M22

Cartridge case

Brass

Primer

Percussion cap M61

Propellant SB (nominal)

1.1kg

 

Muzzle velocity (at 21°) (nominal)

714m/s

Dispersion

0.5 Mils

Operational range

800m

Effective range

>2,000m

Operational temperature

-32°C to +52°C

Defense Products & Services: 90mm MK3 SMK(WP)-T M618A1
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Defense Products & Services Sectors: Ammunition, fighting vehicle, 90 mm
Country: Belgium
Description: 90mm MK3 SMK(WP)-T M618A1
Source of Information: 

Mecar SA