130 mm, HE SHELL M79 A1, SEPARATE LOADED FOR GUN 130 mm M46

  • Calibre (mm)                                                                                                      130
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  • Projectile designation                                    HE SHELL M79 A1
  • Projectile mass with fuze (kg)                          33.4                                  33.4
  • Explosive mass (kg)                                              3.33                               3.3
  • Propelling charge mass (kg)         13.5(full charge M46)            6.75(reduced charge M46)
  • Cartridge case mass (kg)                               ≈ 11.35                              ≈ 11.35
  • Explosive type                                                         TNT                                  TNT
  • Length of projectile with fuze (mm)            ≈ 655                                  ≈ 655
  • Cartridge case length (mm)                             ≈ 846                              ≈ 846
  • Muzzle velocity (m/s)                                           930                            705
  • Maximum range (m)                                         26400                            18600
  •  Fuze type                                           UTIU, M72 B1; UTIU,M02
  • Weapon compatibility                           gun 130 mm M46