Std - Amctc 7378

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CARTRIDGE, CALIBER.50, BALL, SPOTTER-TRACER, M48A1

CARTRIDGE, CALIBER.50, BALL, SPOTTER-TRACER, M48A1

M8c Caliber Spotting Rifle

Tabulated Data:

Type Classification:

Tabulated Data:

STD - AMCTC 7378. DODAC 1305-A574

UNO serial number 0339

Use: UNO proper shipping name Cartridges for

Rifle, Spotting, Caliber .50, M8C. weapons, inert pro jectile

Description: Weight 1744 gr

BALL Cartridge. The cartridge has specific features Tracer R321

which aid in identification. The cartridge case has a Primer Percussion distinctive body design which prevents chambering in Fuze NA

other weapons. The total length is only 4.5 inches in Explosive:

comparison with 5.5 inches for a standard round. The Type NA

bullet has a yellow tip with a red ring to the rear of the Weight NA Incendiary:

yellow tip. Type IM 144

Weight 32 gr

Function: Propellant:

Type IMR 7383

In flight, the bullet exhibits a visible trace from a point Weight 110 gr not greater than 100 yards from the muzzle of the weapon to a point not less than 1,500 yards from the Performance:

muzzle. The bullet will detonate and produce a flash and a puff of smoke upon impact against a steel plate Chamber pressure 38,000 psi placed at 175 yards from the muzzle of the weapon at Velocity 1745 fps, 78 ft from all angles from 90° to 11° with respect to the horizontal. muzzle

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