CARTRIDGE SA 12 BORE  ANTIRIOT
The ammunition can be fired from Pump Action / 70mm / 65mm Chamber 12 Bore Gun . It is used for riot control through use of a rubber projectile.
 
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS :
Total  length of finished ammunition after filling 64 mm
Total length of empty case 70 mm
Total mass of the ammunition 24 g
Composition of the primer A1 Mixture
Charge mass of the composition 23 to 29 mg
Type of propellant smokeless
Charge mass of the propellant 1.2 to 1.4 g
Mass of the projectile 10.4 ± 0.02 g
Length of Projectile 35 ± 0.02 mm
Velocity at 9m from the muzzle 265 ± 15 m/s
Energy imparts at 50 m 60 80 Joule
Pressure 2.5 TSI at 1 inch
Accuracy 100% shots should hit on the target 1.5 m x 1.5 m at a distance 27.4 m from the muzzle
 
SHELF LIFE :
The Shelf life of the cartridges is maximum five years.
 
PACKING :
Cartridges are packed in multi-coloured and attractive laminated cartons. 25 cartridges are packed in one carton. A lot of 20 cartons holding 500 cartridges or a lot of 10 cartons holding 250 cartridges are first put in polythene bags and then heat sealed to avoid ingress of moisture. These polythene bags with 50 or 25 cartons are then packed in wooden boxes or pre-printed corrugated fibre board boxes respectively and duly strapped with steel or plastic tapes. The packing is quite secure and lasting.
 
STOWAGE DIMENSION  :
  Wooden Boxes with 500 cartgs. Corrugated fibre board with 250 cartgs.
Packing Dimensions 380 mm x 276 mm x 276 mm 336 mm x 236 mm x 120 mm
Gross Weight 30 Kgs (approx.) 12.5 Kgs (approx.)
 
HAZARD CLASSIFICATION :
Explosive Classification 1.4, 2S
Fire Fighting Classification Clause 1
 
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
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