ROCKET 68 mm PRACTICE
This is a multirole rocket launched from an aircraft. 68 mm HE Rocket is used for area attack whereas 68 mm HC Rocket is used for anti-tank attack. For practice purpose the inert version is used.
 
Specifications :
PHYSICAL PARAMETERS :
Weight with NELP (Plugged) 4.1 kgs
Length with NELP (Plugged) 838 mm
Filling type standard HE Substitute
Filling weight 550 g
SNEB Propellant (inhibited) 1.5 kg
 
PERFORMANCE CHARACTERISTICS :
Maximum Pressure 300 kg/sq.cm
Thrust 500 kgs
Operating Temperature -40°C to + 70°C
Storage Temperature Ambient
 
SPECIAL FEATURES :
QUALITY :
Quality is ensured at every stage of manufacture.
 
SAFETY :
Since no explosive/Fuze is filled or assembled in head, so the question of safety does not arise.
 
RELIABILITY :
Reliability of Rocket is ensured by independent testing of each sub-system/sub-assemblies and also further as a complete store for its functioning requirements.
 
SHELF LIFE :
The shelf life for individual items is as follows.
 
1. Motor Rocket 15 years
2. Igniter 05 years
 
PACKING :
Each Rocket is packed in one paper container, and such six packed containers are further packed in one steel box along with the packing fitments.
 
STOWAGE DIMENSIONS :
Length 1080 mm
Width 240 mm
Height 355 mm
 
HAZARD CLASSIFICATION :
Compatibility C
Hazard Division 1.3
Fire fighting classification 3
 
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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