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TECHNICAL DATA FOR 12.7 MM X 99MM API CARTRIDGES (NATO EQUIVALENT) EQUIVALENT TO M8

Component

Cartridge Length (mm):

138.43

Cartridge Weight (gram):

~114.2

Bullet jacket:

Gilding Metal (90:10)

Bullet Core:

Steel, Incendiary. Comp. - Thermite comp.

Bullet weight (gram):

~ 42.8

Cart. Case Material:

Brass (70:30)

Primer Type:

Percussion primer. Boxer type

Propellant:

Smokeless, double base

Tip color:

Silver

Specification

Velocity (m/s)

Vmean=887 ± 12, SD ≤ 11 at 24 m

Action Time t at -54℃ :

t mean +5 SD ≤ 4.5 ms

Mean Case Mouth Pressure:

Mean+3SD ≤ 450 MPa

Incendiary 150 m :

Target 2 mm Duralumin 2024 T3

flash at a distance of less than 600 mm behind the target plate

Penetration 100 m :

22 mm RHA (321 - 375)

Water tightness:

No leakage at vacuum of 50KPa for 30 Sec

Bullet Extraction:

Not less than 900 N

Min. Operational Temp:

-54±1℃

Max. Operational Temp:

+52±2℃

Ammunition for use in the following guns:

All NATO Nominated Weapons

Shelf Life

Expected shelf life:

10 years

Guaranteed shelf life:

10 years

UN - Dangerous Goods - Classification

UN Number

UN 0009

Proper Shipping Name

CARTRIDGES FOR WEAPONS

Hazard Classification Code

1.2. G 1

Packing: Packed in linked, Metal Box, wire bond boxes Palletizing according to the customer requirements.

Marking: Packed Quantity, Ammunition type, Lot Number, UN number, Company Name etc.