BOMB 3 KG PRACTICE
ROLE :
These bombs are used by the Air Force for Practice purposes. The Pilots drops these bombs after removing the safety pin from a flying aircraft to bombard a pre-determined target.
 
FUNCTION :
It emits a flash and gives out dense orange smoke. The assembly consists of cartridge smoke, Nose assembly, Aluminium body and Safety pin.
 
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS :
Estimated mass 3.5 Kgs
Net explosive content 206 gm
Length 387 mm (nominal)
Body diameter 76.2 ± 0.2 mm
Diameter O D across tail fins 153 ± 1.2 mm
Smoke visibility 6 sec (min)
Shelf life 7.5 years
 
ADVANTAGES :

The packed ammunition is fit for air drop and sea worthy transportation. This ammunition can be used in any terrain including desert, snow bound and moist land.

 
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.
 
RELIABILITY :

The ammunition has an overall reliability of 97.5%.

 
PACKING :
8 Nos of Bombs are paced in steel box with wooden fitments to avoid rattling.
 
STOWAGE DIMENSIONS :
Packing box size: 645.20 mm x 447.04 mm x 261.60 mm
Gross weight: 47 Kgs package (8 Nos. of Bomb)
 
STORAGE 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