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FB 518B mechanical fuze

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Italy

SIMMEL DIFESA SPA
Via Ariana Km 5,2
00034 Colleferro (Rome)


The FB 518B fuze is a mechanical fuze designed to be used on 76mm L62 ammunition. The fuze has Super-quick PD function and it has been designed to be a low cost PD fuze for 76mmL62.

 

The FB 518B fuze is fully compliant with the requirements of STANAG 4187 and has been designed, developed and tested in accordance with the criteria of AOP 20. This is an mechanical fuze with point detonating function in the event of a direct hit.

 

PACKAGING
Twenty (20) fuzes per wooden container
Twenty-four (24) wooden containers per pallet
UN Classification: 1.2D UN 0409

in service and production

Type

Mechanical fuze

Calibre

76mm L62

Fuze mass (nominal)

930g

Fuze length (nominal)

95mm (overall 203mm)

Booster charge mass (nominal)

15g of A5

Power supply

Firing force

 

Muzzle velocity (nominal)

905m/s at 21°C

Functions

Point detonating and PD Delay

Mechanical safety distance

50m

Minimum operating distance

300m

Setback acceleration

24,000g g (235,440m/s2)

Rotating spin

24.000rpm g ( 2.513rad/s)

Operating temperature

-40°C to +50°C

Defense Products & Services: FB 518B mechanical fuze
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Defense Products & Services Sectors: Fuzes
Country: Italy
Description: FB 518B mechanical fuze
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SIMMEL DIFESA SPA