CSES GRENADE RED / GREEN / YELLOW

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS :

Length

380 mm

Diameter

123-0.2mm

Smoke Emission time

20 sec (min)

Estimated mass 2.55k gs
Net Expl content 420 ± 5g
Shelf Life 5 years
Delay duration 4 to7 sec
Height of egection of star 50m (min)
Flare burning time 30 sec (min)
Initial flaming time ≤5 Sec
Delay in smoke emission up to 5 sec
 
ROLL :
The grenades are launched from a submerged submarine to communicate with ships, air crafts and other submarines at periscopic depth to indicate distress or to pass pre-arranged messages.
FUNCTION :
When the grenade is launched, it starts rising to the surface due to its own buoyancy, as it moves up the impeller starts unscrewing and eventually falls off. This helps to move the striker forward to fire the primer. It ejects bright flare in the air at a height of more than 300 mtrs. And also emits dense smoke of the same colour on the sea surface.
ADVANTAGES :
These cartridges are very easy to carry and operate and are fired from launching pad of a submerged submarine to communicate with ships, aircrafts and other submarine.
QUALITY :
Quality Assurance system on the product is based in accordance with ISO standard ISO-9001, IS-2500/BS-6000 and related specn. JSS/BIS/IND(ME) and store specn./Drawing.
SAFETY :
Design ensures total safety during handling, storage and transportation
PACKING :
Packing consists of outer wooden box and inner tin cylinders. Each tin cylinder consists 1 cartridge and 6 such tin cylinders are packed in 1 wooden box.

STOWAGE DIMENSIONS :

568 mm x 512 mm x 404 mm.

 
HAZARD CLASSIFICATION :

Compatibility

G

Hazard Division

1.2

Fire Fighting

2

Contact :
Marketing & Export Division
Ordnance Factory Board
Ayudh Bhawan
Government of India
Ministry of Defence
10A, S. K. Bose Road, Kolkata – 700 001, India.

Tel: 0091-33-2248 9027 / 2248 2103 / 2248 5077-80
Fax : 0091-33-2248 1748/2210 8235
Mail : ofbtrade@dataone.in
http://www.ofb.gov.in