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120mm Mortar HE PRAC M528A2

Companies & Organizations:

Belgium

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


The 120mm HE PRAC bomb is a fin stabilizedround complete with propellant incrementcharges and a dummy fuze. It is designedto be used for training mortar crews andforward observers.

The bomb is ballistically similar to theMECAR Family of 120mm Mortar Bombsand hence fires with the exact same firingtables or computerized fire control system. Ituses exactly the same propelling charge system as the live rounds; a primary charge, 6 equalincrements (1-6) and a 7th supplementary charge. The round has a range in excess of 9km. The120mm M528A2 is obtained by adding a stub case on the 120mm M528A1.

 

PACKAGING
Two (2) rounds per twin container, 15 containers per pallet - Alternative packaging available on request
UN Classification: 1.2 C UN 0328

in service and production

Type

HE PRAC

Calibre

120mm

Round mass (nominal)

15.5kg

Round length

800mm

Projectile filling

Inert

Primary ignition cartridge

M547

Increment charge 1 to 6

M546

Supplementary charge 7S

M553

 

Maximum chamber pressure at 21°c

165MPa

Muzzle velocity

440m/s

Range

>9km

Operational temperature

-46°C to +62°C

Defense Products & Services: 120mm Mortar HE PRAC M528A2
Companies & Organizations: 
Defense Products & Services Sectors: Ammunition, mortar, ground-based, 120 mm
Country: Belgium
Description: 120mm Mortar HE PRAC M528A2
Source of Information: 

Mecar SA