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81mm Mortar SMK (WP) M513A1

Companies & Organizations:

Belgium

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


For use with low, medium and high pressure81mm mortars (M1, M29/M29A1, M252/L16A1 and equivalents), to produce instantwhite smoke for spotting, signalling orscreening purposes and to produce anincendiary effect against material targets.

 

The round consists of a nodular cast iron bombbody with a plastic obturator, a nose fuzeand an aluminium tail assembly. The bomb isloaded with a white phosphorus smoke composition and has a centrally mounted explosiveburster. The tail assembly is fitted with the ignition cartridge and the “horse-shoe” type chargeincrements (2 for low pressure, 4 for medium pressure and 5 for high pressure mortars).

 

 

PACKAGING
Three (3) rounds per container, 36 containers per pallet
UN Classification: 1.2 H UN 0243

in service and production

 

Type

SMK(WP)

Calibre

81mm

Round mass (nominal)

4.3kg

Round length

510mm

Projectile filling (White Phosphorus)

650g

Fuze

PD

Primary ignition cartridge

M563

Charge increments *

2, 4 increments type – M565

Supercharge **

1 increment type – M565

 

* Charge configuration in accordance to Client’s requirements

** Supercharge can be provided separately

 

 

Range (low pressure mortar)

100 to 2,500m

Range (medium pressure mortar)

100 to 4,500m

Range (high pressure mortar)

100 to 5,500m

Operational temperature

-32°C to +62°C

Defense Products & Services: 81mm Mortar SMK (WP) M513A1
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Defense Products & Services Sectors: Ammunition, mortar, ground-based, 81 mm
Country: Belgium
Description: 81mm Mortar SMK (WP) M513A1
Source of Information: 

Mecar SA