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40x46 mm Round RLV-ILL-YS with Illuminating Grenade for Grenade Launcher by KINTEX

Companies & Organizations:

Bulgaria

Kintex
66 James Baucher blvd
1407 Sofia


The RLV-ILL-YS Round is intended to provide illumination of the target area in the dark. It enhances the tactical capabilities, contributes for the increase in the effectiveness of the conducted operations.The propellant charge provides the required muzzle velocity of the grenade and ensures its stable flight.

 

After the grenade has been launched out of the grenade launcher barrel and has reached height 185 m, the illuminating system gets activated.

 

 

The rounds are designed to be fired from:

- Underbarrel Grenade Launchers: ARSENAL UBGL-M8, UBGL-M7, UBGL-M16; M203; HK 69;

- Stand-alone Grenade Launchers: ARSENAL UGGL-M1, HK 69A1; M 79; STAR FN SCAR; M320.

 

 

Packing:

 

 

3 metal airtight boxes (28 pes. in each box) arranged in a wooden case. 84 pes. Rounds totally in a wooden case

Case dimension, mm

875x398x206

Case weight, kg

40

Case volume, m3

0.072

 

 

 

Technical Characteristics:

 

Calibre

40x46 mm

Type

Low Velocity, Signaling with parachute

Overall length, mm

max 134

Weight of the round, kg

max 0.257

Payload

pyrotechnical illuminating composition

Weight of the payload, kg

not less than 0.08

Color of light

yellow

Candlepower, cd

not less than 16 000

Charge burning time, s

not less than 25

Star flight altitude, m

not less than 185

Muzzle velocity, m/s

76±3

Fuze

Pyrotechnical, delay

Time of delay, s

from 4.1 ... 4.9

Cartridge case material

aluminum alloy

Primer type

percussion

Powder type

double base

Water proof

Lacquer coated primer & sealed top

Operation temperature range, °C

from minus 43°C to 52°C

Class of explosion hazard

1.4 G; UN 0312

Defense Products & Services: 40x46 mm Round RLV-ILL-YS with Illuminating Grenade for Grenade Launcher by KINTEX
Companies & Organizations: 
Defense Products & Services Sectors: Grenades, combat, rifle-launched, illuminating
Country: Bulgaria
Description: 40x46 mm Round RLV-ILL-YS with Illuminating Grenade for Grenade Launcher
Source of Information: Kintex