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CARTRIDGE 40 mm L-70 PFFC

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CARTRIDGE 40 mm L-70 PFFC


CHARACTERISTICS
1. Calibre 0.29 gms
2. Length, complete round 45.0%
3. Weight, complete round 55.0%
4. Weight, shell & fuze 2.3%
5. Weight of explosive 2.0%
6. Type of explosive  
7. Muzzle velocity at +21° C  
8. Max. chamber pressure at + 21° C  
9. Applicable Fuze  
10. Primer  
11. Cartridge Case  
12. Type  
13. Weight of Fuze  
14. Propellant  
15. Self destruction  
16. Pre formed Fragments
Number 525 approx.
Shape Cube
Single weight 0.40 g
17. Function
  Percussion After 500 m approx.
  Proximity mode function After 800 m approx.
  Mechanical Safety range 50 m min.
 
The ammunition is able to operate in severe climatic conditions
  Operating temperature -20° C to 50° C
Storage temperature -40° C to 60° C

The round has a minimum shelf life of Ten (10) years provided that it is stored in its original container and it is stored under the following ambient conditions:

  Temperature Between + 10° C to 30° C
Humidity Between 25% and 60%