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160 mm Mortar Round with Volume Detonating Warhead by KINTEX

Companies & Organizations:

Bulgaria

Kintex
66 James Baucher blvd
1407 Sofia


160mm cartridge with volume detonating mortar round and variable propelling charge VDMM-160 to 160mm mortar MT-13 is intended to affect manpower in the open and military techniques during march, in concentration regions, points of support, defensive field works, observation points, as well as in urban built- up territories, fortification equipment, in broken grounds and armored machi- nery, causing heavy damages and impossibility to deliver combat minimizing civilian casualties.

 

 

The damage effect is a result of an overpressure wave propagated copying the surface contour and high temperature in the fixed area of deflagrating transformation of the volume-burning composite.

 

 

 

Technical Characteristics:

 

 

Caliber

160 mm

Length 

1350 mm

Weight 

42 kg

Explosive

SVT810, HAI or HMI

Explosive weight 

30.0 kg TNT equivalent

Fuze 

AR-MDH, M734A1 or other fuze PD/MO type

Mortar 
for VDMM-160 
for VDMM-160B 

160 mm smoothbore mortar MT-13
160 mm smoothbore mortar M-160

Overpressure radius >0.4 At 

15 m at surface

 

 

 

Ballistic Data:

 

Muzzle velocity 
for VDMM-160
for VDMM-160B

245 m/s
343 m/s

Range Max 
for VDMM-160 
for VDMM-160B 

5900 m
8200 m

Precision in range (Epr) 

50 m

Side deflection (Epd) 

25 m

Defense Products & Services: 160 mm Mortar Round with Volume Detonating Warhead by KINTEX
Companies & Organizations: 
Defense Products & Services Sectors: Ammunition, mortar, ground-based, 160 mm
Country: Bulgaria
Description: 160 mm Mortar Round with Volume Detonating Warhead
Source of Information: Kintex