Small Caliber Army Ammunition Data Sheets

Type Classification:

Use:

Rifle, 7.62 MM, M24 Sniper Weapon System Machine Guns, 7.62 mm: M60 and M240.

Description:

7.62 mm Armor Piercing Cartridge. The cartridge is identified by a black stripe circling the tip of the projectile. This item will be linked with M62 Tracer.

Purpose:

The 7.62 mm cartridge provides an enhanced armor penetrating capability for use in standard 7.62 mm weapons.

Tabulated Data:

DODAC 1305-01-398-1450,

AA03;

1305-01-398-1449, AA04

Weight 362.6 gr

Length 2.80 in.

Tracer N/A

Primer Percussion

Fuze N/A

Explosive:

Weight N/A

Incendiary:

Weight N/A

Propellant:

Type Bofors NC1290

Weight 45 gr

Projectile:

Weight 126.6 gr

Performance:

Average chamber pressure at 70°F 55,115 psi

Average velocity at 70°F 2985 fps at 78 ft from muzzle

Shipping and Storage Data:

M993 AP, carton packed 1305-01-398-1450,

DODAC AA03

M993 AP and M62 tracer, linked in 24:1 ratio 1305-01-398-1449,

DODAC AA04

Quantity-distance class/SCG 1.4C

Storage code Class C

DOT shipping class C

DOT designation SMALL ARMS

AMMUNITION Drawing number 12956134

References:

TM 9-1005-224-10 TM 9-1005-306-10 TM 9-1005-313-10 TM 9-1305-201-20&P TM 9-1305-201-34&P

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Type Classification:

Commercial. Use:

Modified M3 Submachine Gun or commercial weapons. (The use in M9 Pistol is not authorized.) The cartridge is intended for use against personnel.

Description:

BALL Cartridge.

Tabulated Data:

DODAC 1305-A360

UNO serial number 0012

UNO proper shipping name Cartridges for weapons, inert projectile

Weight 182 gr

Length 1.169 in.

Tracer NA

Primer Percussion

Fuze NA

Explosive:

Type NA

Weight NA

AR 5970

Incendiary:

Weight NA

Propellant:

Type Commercial

Weight MBR

Projectile weight 115 gr

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