SHELL 73 mm HE
PURPOSE :
A highly sophisticated ammunition mainly for anti-personnel role, used in smooth bore Gun mounted on Infantry Combat Vehicle BMP-I. It is designed to function on direct impact as well as by graze action..
TECHNICAL DATA
Body is made of steel casting and filled with HE composition. This is fin stabilised Ammunition propelled by means of Base Cartridge having electrical primer and Ribbon type propellant.

Type Of Ammunition

HE Fragmentation, Fin stabilised
Mass Of Shell 4.570 Kgs
Length 722 mm
Velocity 290 m/s
Effective Range 4000 m
 
PACKING :
  • 6 Shells are packed in one wooden case.
  • Av. Gross Mass - 53.2 Kgs
  • Package Dimensions - 1080 mm x 518 mm x 281 mm
  • Contact :
    Marketing & Export Division
    Ordnance Factory Board
    Ayudh Bhawan
    Government of India
    Ministry of Defence
    10A S. K. Bose Road. Kolkata - 700 001, India.

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