Dashboard
5.56X45 MM BALL (M193)

Component

·        Cartridge Length (mm):

·        57

·        Cartridge Weight (gram):   

·        11.5

·        Bullet jacket:

·        Gilding Metal (90:10)

·        Bullet Core:

·        Antimonial lead

·        Bullet weight:

·        ~3.56 g / 55 grains

·        Cart. Case Material:

·        Brass (70:30)

·        Primer Type:

·        Percussion primer. Boxer type.

·        Propellant:

·        Smokeless, double base

Specification

·                  Velocity:

·        Vmean= 965 12 m/s at 24 m  SD.  12 m/s

·        Action Time t  at -54 :

·        t mean +5 SD   ≤ 3 ms

·        Mean Case Mouth Pressure:

·        Pmean+ 3 SD ≤ 445 MPa

·        Mean Port Pressure:  

·        Pmean-3 SD 103 MPa

·        Bullet Extraction  :

·        Not less than 200 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

·        UN0012

·        Proper Shipping Name

·        CARTRIDGES FOR WEAPONS

·        Hazard Code

·        1.4S1

Packing: Packed in carton box or linked. Metal Box, wire bond boxes and Palletized according to the customer requirements.

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