References

SB 700-20 TM 9-1300-206

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YELLOW IDENTIFICATION COLORING

ANVIL

PROPELLANT

CASE

PRIMING PRIMER CAP

ANVIL

PROPELLANT

CASE

PRIMING PRIMER CAP

BODY OF PROJECTILE

BODY OF PROJECTILE

Type Classification:

Use:

Artillery Trainer, M31. Description:

TRAINER-SPOTTER Cartridge. The cartridge consists of a cartridge case, a chemical filled (smoke composition) projectile, and a fuze with a small explosive charge to provide a visible and audible verification at point of impact. The cartridge is identified by the markings on the cartridge case and a yellow projectile tip.

Function:

AR 5975

Length

Tracer

Primer

Fuze

Explosive:

Type

Weight

Incendiary:

Weight

Propellant:

Weight

Performance:

Chamber pressure

Velocity

The projectile impacts with the target. The point detonating fuze functions and an explosion charge within the fuze ignites the smoke composition and ejects it out the base of the projectile.

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