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76mm SMK (WP)-T M337

Companies & Organizations:

Belgium

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


For use in the 76mm L5A1 (on Saladin) orL23/23A1 guns (on Scorpion light tanks)to provide smoke screening, spotting andsignalling.

 

The steel bodied projectile is loaded withWhite Phosphorus, a central burster chargeand is equipped with a Point Detonating fuze.A tracer is mounted on the projectile base.The projectile is fixed on a brass cartridgecase, which contains a single base multi-perforated propellant. The round is ballistically similarto the HE-T M330 cartridge.

 

 

PACKAGING
Two (2) rounds per twin container 36 containers per pallet
UN Classification: 1.2 H UN 0245

Type

Fixed round, SMK (WP)-T

Calibre

76mm

Round mass (nominal)

7.7kg

Round length

535mm

Projectile mass (nominal)

5.6kg

Projective filling (White phosphorus)

0.5kg

Fuze

PD

Tracer

M23

Cartridge case

Brass

Primer

Percussion cap

Propellant SB (nominal)

0.7kg

 

Muzzle velocity (at 21°) (nominal)

514m/s

Dispersion

0.5 Mils

Range, Direct Fire

2,400m

Range, Indirect Fire

6,000m

Operational temperature

-32°C to +62°C

Defense Products & Services: 76mm SMK (WP)-T M337
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Defense Products & Services Sectors: Ammunition, fighting vehicle, 76 mm
Country: Belgium
Description: 76mm SMK (WP)-T M337
Source of Information: 

Mecar SA