Single E And Double Silhouette Targets

30.8 CM

30.8 CM

and target number 8. Any two of these targets, as they appear to a gunner from the firing line, must be at least 5 mils apart in width or 150 meters apart in depth. This spacing of the target requires gunners to make a major change in either direction or elevation w hen engaging any two successive targets. All targets must be plainly seen from the firing position.

Target Devices♦ Electrical target devices (M30 or M31A1) are desirable; however, targets which are raised and lowered manually by pit men may be used. The disadvantage of the manual system is that at least 80 men are required to operate the pits on a standard (10-lane) range; also, communications must be established between each pit within a given lane and the target control operator for that lane. In wTet

50-100 meters

i-UNE OF CONTROL OPERATORS J

LEGEND: g LANE MARKS

Q TARGET PITS

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