CARTRIDGE SIGNAL 1" RED/GREEN/ILLG.
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION
Estimated Mass Red : 45.5grams
Green : 45.5 grams
illg : 54.5 grams
Net expl content Red : 16.142 grams
Green : 16.848 grams
illg : 20.736 grams
Length of cartg Red - Green-68.58mm,illg-97.79mm
Diameter 26.29(H)mm, 25.9 (L)mm
Height of burst 36.5 m
Duration of burning 6.5 sec (min)
Weapon Signal Pistol 1''
Shelf Life 10 years
 
ROLE :
Cartridge 1" belongs to the family of signalling ammunition. These are used extensively in battle field for communication, locating position and distress signalling. These are also used for colourful display.
FUNCTION :
Cartridge 1" in fired from a pistol.
ADVANTAGES :
Ammunition can be fired directly by hand pistol. Can be used in land air and sea. Ammunition is fit for air drop and sea worthy transportation. Easy to handle and convenient to carry by an individual. Easy for night identification.
QUALITY :
Quality Assurance System on the product is based in accordance with ISO standard ISO-9001 IS-2500/BS–6000 Related JSS/BIS/IND(ME)specn./Store drawings.
SAFETY :
The ammunition is safe in all respect during handling operation and transportation.
RELIABILITY :
The ammunition has achieved a high degree of reliability & consistency.
PACKING :
Packing consists inner and outer standard packages. In the inner polythene bags 4 cartridges are packed. 12 such polythene bags are packed in 1 steel box hermetically sealed. 4 such steel boxes are packed in a steel outer carrier 6A containing 192 cartridges. The packing is fit for air drop and sea worthy transportation. Each Package contains illg 192 or R/G 288 cartridges packed in carierr 6A.
STOWAGE DIMENSION:
667 mm x 327 mm x 205 mm. Holding 192 cartridges weighing 24 kgs.
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
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