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122 mm HE Ammunition for 122 mm D-30 and 2S1 GVOZDIKA

122 mm HE Ammunition for 122 mm D-30 and 2S1 GVOZDIKA

122 mm HE Ammunition for 122 mm D-30 and 2S1 GVOZDIKA

Semi fixed 122 mm HE ammunition for 122 mm towed howitzer D-30 and self-propelled weapon system 2S1 GVOZDIKA consists of the HE projectile and cartridge case with propelling charge.

The HE projectile is equivalent to original projectile 53 OF 462, developed in former USSR. Like propelling charge can be used full charge or reduced charge to ensure wide variety of use in whole range. We offer both complete rounds, projectile with full charge (equivalent to original round 3VOF5) and projectile with reduced charge (equivalent to original round 3VOF6).

Our 122 mm ammunition has been supplied to more than 9 countries around the world and MSM GROUP being one of the few companies producing such ammunition within NATO and EU territory ensures maximum quality of production.

Technical characteristics

 
Technical data:
Muzzle velocity Vo (full charge): m/s 690
Max. firing distance on firing by full charge: m 15,300
Max. pressure inside the barrel (full charge): MPa 245.2
Muzzle velocity Vo (reduced charge): m/s 565
Max. firing distance on firing with reduced charge: m 12,870
 
Components:
Projectile:
(equivalent 53 OF 462) 
Weight of entire projectile kg 21.76
Weight of HE charge /TNT/ kg 3.6
Total length of projectile without fuze mm 496.36-504.7
Total length of projectile with fuze mm 552.17-564.61

 

 
Cartridge with full charge Weight of cartridge with full charge kg 7.835
Average weight of full charge kg 3.8
Powder charge   Nitrocellulose powder
Total length of cartridge mm 447 ± 1.55
Weight of steel cartridge case kg 3.66 ± 0.18
 
Cartridge with reduced charge Weight of cartridge with reduced charge kg 6.435
Weight of reduced charge kg from 0,6 to 2.5
Powder charge   Nitrocellulose powder
Primer screw: KV-4 Weight kg 0.069
 
Packing:
Weight of empty wooden box kg 21.0
Weight of full wooden box with 2 pcs kg 83 full charge – 80 reduced charge
Dimensions of wooden box mm 1,205 x 434 x 250
Pallet unit dimensions mm 1,205 x 850 x 1,310
Number of wooden boxes in pallet unit pcs 10
Weight of empty pallet m 30

 

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