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90mm MK3 HE-T M616A1

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Belgium

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


For use with current in-service 90mmCockerill MKIII and Engesa EC-90 guns toprovide blast and fragmentation for useagainst light structures and material targets,personnel or for general demolition.

 

The round consists of a steel body filled withComposition B explosive, a tracer, a tail finassembly and a mechanical PD fuze. The fuzehas two independent arming mechamismsand is compliant with STANAG 4187. The projectile is mounted on a brass cartridge case whichis filled with single base propellant and fitted with a mechanical primer.OPTION: A delay mode can be added to the current fuze.

 

PACKAGING
Two (2) rounds per twin container 18 containers per pallet
UN Classification: 1.1 E UN 0006

in service and production

Type

Fixed round HE-T

Calibre

90mm

Round mass (nominal)

9.0kg

Round length

611mm

Projectile mass (nominal)

5.1kg

Projectile filling (Comp B)

1.1kg

Fuze

EPD

Tracer

M22

Cartridge case

Brass

Primer

Percussion cap M61

Propellant SB (nominal)

1.1kg

 

Muzzle velocity (at 21°) (nominal)

714m/s

Dispersion

0.5 Mils

Operational range

800m

Effective range

>2,000m

Operational temperature

-32°C to +52°C

Defense Products & Services: 90mm MK3 HE-T M616A1
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Defense Products & Services Sectors: Ammunition, fighting vehicle, 90 mm
Country: Belgium
Description: 90mm MK3 HE-T M616A1
Source of Information: 

Mecar SA