TM 43-0001-28

TECHNICAL MANUAL

ARMY AMMUNITION DATA SHEETS
ARTILLERY
AMMUNITION
GUNS, HOWITZERS,
MORTARS,
RECOILLESS RIFLES,
GRENADE LAUNCHERS,
AND
ARTILLERY FUZES
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DISTRIBUTION STATEMENT A: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.

HEADQUARTERS, DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY
APRIL 1994

..... Cartridge.... SD......... MOD 1 ... Quantity-Distance Classes and Storage Compatibility Groups ............. Cartridge... Cartridge................ MV2890. M81A1 and M81...... 40 Millimeter: HEI-T............................... YORK) .................................... Cartridge.................. Cartridge................. 40 Millimeter: HE-T................................ M352............................. 40 Millimeter: Dummy..... Cartridge.. SD...... HOWITZERS.. M355A2 .. M63...................... RECOILLESS RIFLES.... Purpose..................... M25. Metric Conversion Chart . Key to Abbreviations and Symbols ........ M766 (For SGT...... 76 Millimeter: Canister.... Army TACOM. Cartridge........................... NJ 07806-5000......... Change 9 i ....... Cartridge............. 40 Millimeter: Dummy.......... M822 with Fuze Proximity........................... Mail your letter........... Cartridge.S... Electric....... M811 with Point Detonating Fuze M761 (For SGT YORK) ........................... MK11....................................... Cartridge.......... M363......... Cartridge.................... 1320.. 35 Millimeter: TP-T..............MIL........................... M851 (For SGT YORK)................................1 2-25 2-27 2-29 2-31 2-33 *This manual supersedes TM 43-0001-28................................... MV2700.. 40 Millimeter: TP........ 25 April 1977............. M968 with Igniter.. M3 or M3A1............. or FAX your response.............. 1315. E-mail address is LSB@ PICA.... please let us know..................... 1310...... Cartridge...................... Cartridge. 40 Millimeter: AP-T........................ DSN 880-4633.............. Cartridge.............. 40 Millimeter: HE.... M496 ..................... GRENADE LAUNCHERS AND ARTILLERY FUZES (Federal Supply Class...... M1001 .................. M339 ................. 76 Millimeter: HE............. MORTARS................. including all changes....... MK2............ Development and Engineering Center.. 40 Millimeter: HEI..........* TM 43-0001-28 Technical Manual ) ) ) No.................................................... 40 Millimeter: High Velocity Canister Cartridge (HVCC)...................... Picatinny Arsenal.......................... Cartridge...... DA Form 2028 (Recommended Changes to Publications and Blank Forms) or DA Form 2028-2 located in the back of this manual direct to: Commander.......................... 76 Millimeter: AP-T.............. Cartridge............................ Armament Research................. 76 Millimeter: Blank...................... ATTN: AMSTA-AR-WEL-S....... 40 Millimeter: TP-T................................. M63.. DC....... 37 Millimeter: TP........................... MK2............................ M91 ...... M813 (SGT YORK)................. 2-3 2-5 2-7 2-9 2-11 2-13 2-15 2-17 2-19 2-21 2-23 2-24. 1-1 1-1 1-1 1-2 1-3 ARTILLERY AMMUNITION FOR GUNS Cartridge.... 43-0001-28 HEADQUARTERS DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY Washington............................ e-mail................................... MV2870 and SD.................. FAX number is Commercial (973) 724-4633................. 76 Millimeter: HEAT-T........ If you find any mistakes or if you know of a way to improve the procedures.................ARMY........ Scope................................... Page CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION 1-1 1-2 1-3 1-4 1-5 CHAPTER 2... You may mail............ U................. A reply will be furnished to you. 1390) REPORTING ERRORS AND RECOMMENDING IMPROVEMENTS You can help improve this manual... MK11............................................................... 28 April 1994 ARMY AMMUNITION DATA SHEETS FOR ARTILLERY AMMUNITION: GUNS..................

............................... M392A2 and M392.. 120 Millimeter: TP-T............................. M467 ... and HE.............. 120 Millimeter: TPCSDS-T......... M580... Cartridge.. Cartridge........ 105 Millimeter: APFSDS-T............. Cartridge...... Cartridge.................................. M830 .......... Cartridge.................. 120 Millimeter: TP-T........................................................................ M353 (T22E1)..... M332A1 .................................. 105 Millimeter: APFSDS-T....... M393A2 and M393A1 ............................... M829A2........ Cartridge. Cartridge................................ 76 Millimeter: HVAP-DS-T..... 76 Millimeter: HVAP-T.......... Cartridge............................................................................. 120 Millimeter: HEAT-MP-T...... 90 Millimeter: Canister............ Cartridge....... MV3000 .........1 2-121 2-123 2-125 ... Cartridge................... M318............ Cartridge......... M319 ........................................... M12.... 120 Millimeter: APFSDS-T.. Cartridge.... Cartridge................ M494............... M393A1.................................. M361A1 or M361 ....................................................... 120 Millimeter: HE-OR-T............. M490 ...................... Cartridge..... 105 Millimeter: TPCSDS-T........................... Cartridge............................. M82 ............. Cartridge........ M377... M829A3....... M431A1. Cartridge........... 90 Millimeter: Canister............................. and M12B2.. Cartridge....... M735 ... DM128 (Patrone...... Cartridge........... WP-T................................ M900 ........... M313 and M313C................ Cartridge................... Cartridge................. M340A1 and M340 .............. and M431A2 ....... 90 Millimeter: Smoke........ Cartridge................................................. 90 Millimeter: HEAT-T.............. 120 Millimeter: APFSDS-T....... Cartridge....................... 90 Millimeter: APC-T...................................... 76 Millimeter: TP-T............................... 105 Millimeter: Dummy........................................ Cartridge..... 105 Millimeter: HEAT-T-MP.............. Cartridge.................................... Cartridge................................. M12B1....... Cartridge..... 90 Millimeter: AP-T....................... and M353A2 ..... Cartridge............ 90 Millimeter: Blank.............................................Continued Page Cartridge.. 105 Millimeter: TP-T........... M431 (T300E59)........... M830A1 ...... ARTILLERY AMMUNITION FOR GUNS ....... M394 ..................................... 105 Millimeter: DM128)......................... 90 Millimeter: AP-T.... M331A1 and M331A2............. M831 ............. 105 Millimeter: HEP-T..................... M456A2 ......... WP... 105 Millimeter: Smoke.......... 105 Millimeter: APFSDS-T......................... Cartridge.....TM 43-0001-28 CHAPTER 2........... 105 Millimeter: TPDS-T.... 120 Millimeter: APFSDS-T............. M416 ........ 120 Millimeter: APFSDS-T......... MV2800... Cartridge......... Cartridge. 120 Millimeter: HEAT-MP-T.................................... Cartridge........ Cartridge...................................... 90 Millimeter: TP-T............................. M71A1............ ii Change 10 2-35 2-37 2-39 2-41 2-43 2-45 2-47 2-49 2-51 2-53 2-55 2-57 2-59 2-61 2-63 2-65 2-67 2-69 2-71 2-73 2-75 2-79 2-81 2-83 2-85 2-87 2-89 2-91 2-93 2-95 2-97 2-99 2-101 2-103 2-105 2-107 2-109 2-111 2-113 2-114................................................. 105 Millimeter: APFSDS-T.................................................................................... M829 ......... M724A1 and M724 ................. Cartridge........ 90 Millimeter: Dummy... Cartridge............................ Cartridge.............. M833 ....1 2-115 2-117 2-120............................ Cartridge....... M353A1 (M353E1)............ Cartridge. 105 Millimeter: APERS-T..................... 105 Millimeter: TP-T.... 90 Millimeter: HE-T... Cartridge... 105 Millimeter: APDS-T. 105 Millimeter: TP-T..... and M318 (T33E7) or M318A1........................... M829A1................. M457.......... M336.................... 90 Millimeter: HEAT..... 105 Millimeter: HEAT-T... WP.................................... Cartridge... M348A1 (T108E46) and M348 (T108E40)................ Cartridge. M774 .......................... M728 ...... M456 Series....... 76 Millimeter: Smoke..................................................... 90 Millimeter: APERS-T.... Cartridge............................................................... 105 Millimeter: APDS-T. Cartridge.... M71 ................ M490A1........... M831A1................ M865 ................................. 90 Millimeter: HVAP-T..... M908 ......... M77 .... Cartridge........... 105 Millimeter: TP-T.......................... Cartridge............................................

.................... M760..... M98 ............................................................. 105 Millimeter: Tactical CS..... 105 Millimeter: Smoke H.... M662 . M629 ................. Cartridge............................... M444.... 75 Millimeter: HE.......... 152 Millimeter: TP-T. Cartridge........ Cartridge. Cartridge... 105 Millimeter: TP-T..... M123A1 and M123 . Cartridge. Projectile........................... Cartridge........................................ 105 Millimeter: Smoke... 105 Millimeter: HE.............. 105 Millimeter: HERA......................................... M546.......................................... Cartridge................ M84 Series ........... 152 Millimeter: HEAT-T-MP..................................................................................................... M67 ...... 105 Millimeter: APERS-T................... M657.......... C........... 152 Millimeter: Dummy............................. M623 ................. Cartridge..................... M359E2 (T14E7) ...................... Projectile......... Cartridge..... M7 with Charge.................... 105 Millimeter: Illuminating......... Cartridge. BE........................... WP................................. 152 Millimeter: HE-T....... Cartridge..... 105 Millimeter: Illuminating.................. M458 with Charge................................... M437A2 and M437A1 ... M107 (Normal and Deep Cavity).......... and M411A1 ...................................... M548 . 152 Millimeter: TP-T............ Cartridge. ARTILLERY AMMUNITION FOR GUNS ............................................................................................................ Cartridge.............. Cartridge..................... Projectile.. M314A2B1 .............................. Projectile............ M314A2.................. CHAPTER 3. Projectile... Cartridge.......... 75 Millimeter: Blank...................... 105 Millimeter: HERA..................................... Cartridge........................... M19 or M19B1 ................... M1............................... 105 Millimeter: HE. 120 Millimeter: TP-T........... 165 Millimeter: HEP......... M314.. Propelling: Dummy................ Cartridge.............. Cartridge...... M913 ..... M360.. 120 Millimeter: HEAT-T............... M48.................................. Cartridge.................... M60 .. GB................ 16-inch: HE............................. 120 Millimeter: HE-T...... M337A2 (M337A1E1) M337A1. 155 Millimeter: Dummy.............................. M596... M395 ................................. 120 Millimeter: AP-T........... M625A1 and M625 ............ Cartridge............................................................................................... 105 Millimeter: Dummy. Cartridge......................................................... 105 Millimeter: HE.................. 120 Millimeter: Smoke............... M409A1 and M409 .......... 105 Millimeter: HERA................... 165 Millimeter: TP....................... M411 .............. 105 Millimeter: HE........ 105 Millimeter: HEAT-T.. M469 (T153E15).... M409A2............. M84B1 ............... Cartridge.. Projectile........ Cartridge.......... M60 Series .................................. M327 (T81E28) .............. Cartridge.................................................... Projectile..... Cartridge.................................................................................. 105 Millimeter: Blank...... 2-131 2-135 2-137 2-139 2-141 2-143 2-145 2-147 2-149 2-151 2-153 2-155 2-157 2-159 2-161 2-163 AMMUNITION FOR HOWITZERS Cartridge................. M314A3 ...................... Projectile.................Continued Page Cartridge.............. M357 (T16E4) .. Propelling: Dummy......... 155 Millimeter: HE.................... MK19. 105 Millimeter: Agent....... Projectile. M413 (T337E1) ....................... 3-3 3-5 3-7 3-9 3-13 3-15 3-19 3-23 3-25 3-29 3-31 3-33 3-37 3-41 3-43 3-47 3-49 3-53 3-57 3-61 3-65 3-68.... H or HD.............. 75 Millimeter: Dummy........... 175 Millimeter: HE................ Projectile... Cartridge........ M927 ... M358........................ WP-T....... M411A2. HEP-T.............................. M356 (T15E3) ........ 105 Millimeter: Leaflet................. 152 Millimeter: Canister........ M2 ................. M14.TM 43-0001-28 CHAPTER 2.......... 175 Millimeter: Dummy...................................................................................... M411A3....................... and M337...................... MOD 0 ..........1 3-69 3-73 3-75 3-77 Change 10 iii ..... Cartridge.......................................................... 105 Millimeter: Agent........... Cartridge........ Cartridge............... Cartridge..... 105 Millimeter: HEP................

.. Smoke (WP)............................ Change 10 3-89 3-93 3-97 3-101 3-105 3-109 3-111 3-115 3-119 3-123 3-125 3-127 3-131 3-135 3-139 3-143 3-147 3-151 3-155 3-159 3-163 3-165 3-169 3-173 3-175 3-177 3-179 3-181 3-183 3-187 AMMUNITION FOR MORTARS Cartridge.......................................... Projectile............................... 8-Inch: Agent........ DP... Projectile... M426.............. M718A1 .. 155 Millimeter: HERA.......... 60 Millimeter: Cartridge... M4 ..... Training.. 4-3 4-5 4-7 4-9 4-11 4-12..................................................................... BE....................... 155 Millimeter: AT.... Projectile........................... Projectile.... IR.............................................. Projectile.................. M804 and M804A1.....Continued Page Projectile...... Projectile....... Projectile.. M712.........TM 43-0001-28 CHAPTER 3........................................... M650 ......... 155 Millimeter: Smoke................. Projectile...................... 8-Inch: HERA........ M692 ................................................... 8-Inch: Dummy................. HE............... 155 Millimeter: HE......................... M767 ............................................................... Target Practice............................ XM631 .............. M509A1 ................................................................ 60 Millimeter: Cartridge........ 8-Inch: Dummy................................... Projectile.......... M83A3........................... 155 Millimeter: HE.......... M110 .............................. M731 ........ M14 with Charge. 155 Millimeter: VX (Persistent) or GB (Non-Persistent): M121A1 ......... M845 .......... Projectile.......... M718 ............................................. M721 ..... Propelling: Dummy................................ M106 ................................1 4-13 4-15 4-17 4-19 4-21 4-23 ................................................ 155 Millimeter: Illuminating........ M302..................................... and M83A1.. 60 Millimeter: Cartridge. Projectile.......................................... M110 and M110E1......... M118 Series ................... Projectile.............................. M49A5 (M49A4E1) ................ 155 Millimeter: Smoke WP. Illuminatng.......... M49A3 (M49A2E1) and M49A2 ........ M864 ........... 60 Millimeter: Cartridge..................... M449 Series........... Illuminating............................ Projectile.. WP..... 155 Millimeter: AT.................. 155 Millimeter: Tactical CS............................................ M722 ...... M49A4 (M49A2E2) ............. HE........ 60 Millimeter: Cartridge...... 155 Millimeter: Training.... M110A1 (M110E2) M110A2 (M110E3) . 60 Millimeter: Cartridge............. M795 ................................ CHAPTER 4.. Projectile.......... 8-Inch: HE....................................................................... Projectile................... HC and Colored ..... M69 ................................................. HE............ Projectile..................... 155 Millimeter: Heat Guided............... 155 Millimeter: Smoke...... Projectile........... M888. WP.............................. 155 Millimeter: HE..... 60 Millimeter: iv 3-81 3-85 HE........ HE.......... Projectile.............. 155 Millimeter: HE........ M741 ....................... M404 ...... M50A3 (M50A2E1) . Projectile..... M823 ................. 8-Inch: HE.......................... Projectile......................................................... 155 Millimeter: M741A1........... Projectile........... AMMUNITION FOR HOWITZERS ... Projectile...... 155 Millimeter: Agent H/HD... 155 Millimeter: Smoke. Projectile............ Projectile............................................................. M483A1 .... Projectile.................................................... 60 Millimeter: Cartridge.................................... M549 and M549A1............... Projectile..... 155 Millimeter: AT............................... M116A1 ............... HE.................... M687 ....... GB (Non-Persistent) and VX (Persistent)............. WP...................................... Cannon-Launched........ 60 Millimeter: Cartridge................ 155 Millimeter: GB2....... M825 and M825A1 ........... Projectile........... 60 Millimeter: Cartridge....... M720........ M83A2............... 60 Millimeter: Cartridge.................... Smoke............ Projectile........................... M116 and M116B1....................... Projectile.. 155 Millimeter: Illuminating........ 8-Inch: HE............................ M485 ........................................ 155 Millimeter: Smoke............. Projectile......... 155 Millimeter: Practice......................................................... 60 Millimeter: Cartridge. 155 Millimeter: Extended Range............................ Illuminating. Projectile.... 155 Millimeter: HE.

.. 81 Millimeter: Target Practice........................................ M934A1 with Fuze. M329A2 ...................... M329A1 ............................ 4.............. Cartridge.......... 4............................ Cartridge.. 81 Millimeter: HE.... WP..... 120 Millimeter: Smoke (WP) M68 with Fuze...... Multi-Option M734 ........... M370............... 60 Millimeter: Mortar Training Device: 60 Millimeter Sabot (Inert) M3 and 22 Millimeter Subcaliber Practice Cartridge M744.......... Cartridge.. M374A3 (M374A2E1) .... WP.............. Cartridge.............. M880.................. 4-25 4-27 4-31 4-33 4-35 4-37 4-39 4-41 4-43 4-45 4-47 4-49 4-53 4-55 4-59 4-61 4-65 4-66.................... M43A1 and M43A1B1................... M57A1 and M57................................. M375....... and M747..................... Cartridge....... M745.................... M630........ Cartridge.... Cartridge. M853A1 .......... 81 Millimeter: HE..... 81 Millimeter: Training.................... Multi-option: M734..... PD....................... Multi-Option: M734A1.................... 4...... PD: M935 ...................2-Inch: Illuminating............................2-Inch: Smoke....................................... 120 Millimeter: HE..... Cartridge.... M751 ..... Cartridge....... M889... Cartridge................................ 120 Millimeter: HE. M819 ............ Cartridge....................... M301A2 and M301A1 . Cartridge.. M821E1 with Fuze..................... 81 Millimeter: Smoke......... M374A2 and M374 .... 81 Millimeter Sabot (Inert) M1 and 22 Millimeter Subcaliber Practice Cartridge M744.................... 81 Millimeter: Smoke.................. WP............................................ Cartridge........................ M302A1 (M302E1) and M302A2 .................. Cartridge............................ Cartridge.. M375A2 and M375A1........ 81 Millimeter: Illuminating.......................... Cartridge...................... 81 Millimeter: Smoke................... WP..................2-Inch: HE..................... Cartridge............. Infrared (IR).................. RP........ Cartridge........... Cartridge..................... Cartridge. WP............ M2A1 and M2 ............... Cartridge............... Cartridge........................ PWP or WP.2-Inch: HE........................ 4......... M889E1 with Fuze. M362A1 and M362 ................. and M747................ Cartridge.......................... Cartridge.................. WP....... 81 Millimeter: Smoke... PD......... 81 Millimeter: HE.......... Mechanical Time Superquick.... M776.......1 4-67 4-69 4-71 4-73 4-75 4-77 4-79 4-81 4-83 4-85 4-87 4-89 4-91 4-93 4-95 4-97 4-99 4-101 4-103 4-105 4-106...... Cartridge..... M68 ....... 4.... 4................. 81 Millimeter: Illuminating.... Cartridge..... M746.......... Cartridge............ M745...... M821...........................2-Inch: HE...................... PD: M745 . WP..................2-Inch: Gas........ AMMUNITION FOR MORTARS ............ M329 and M329B1 .............................. 81 Millimeter: Illuminating... 81 Millimeter: Smoke................. M57 with Fuze.. Cartridge...................................... 81 Millimeter: Smoke.................... M933 with Fuze.. Cartridge.. 60 Millimeter: Smoke........................................ Cartridge................... 4... 81 Millimeter: HE. 4. Cartridge...... Cartridge.Continued Page Cartridge. M445 (T32E1)................. Cartridge...... with Fuze.............. PD: M935 ........... M3A1 and M3 .... M934 with Fuze. M301A3 ... M335A2 . Cartridge............ M746...... Cartridge........ Cartridge........... M929 with Fuze....................... 81 Millimeter: Target Practice (SR)............... M43A1..........2-Inch: Smoke........ Cartridge... 81 Millimeter: Target Practice M879 with Fuze........... 81 Millimeter: HE......2-Inch: HE......... Cartridge.......... PD.. Cartridge........ M328A1 and M328 ......... 81 Millimeter: Mortar Training Device.................... PointDetonating: M745 ...... 120 Millimeter: Smoke (WP)....... Cartridge.................. M2A1 and M2.......... 120 Millimeter: HE...........2-Inch: Tactical CS........ M751 ...... M816 with Fuze...TM 43-0001-28 CHAPTER 4...... M335A1 and M335........ M375A3 ........ 4..........2-Inch: Illuminating............... 120 Millimeter: HE............. 81 Millimeter: Illuminating.... 81 Millimeter: HE.......... 81 Millimeter: Training.............. 81 Millimeter: HE........ 81 Millimeter: HE. 4...........1 4-107 4-109 4-111 Change 7 v ................................. Cartridge...... M935..................

....... 4-113 Cartridge........... 84 Millimeter: M136 (AT4) and Launcher ............ 40 Millimeter: HE................................ WP.............. Mechanical Time Superquick: M776............................... Cartridge.......................................... M983 with Fuze............. M590 (XM590E1) . White Star.............................. M382 ....... AMMUNITION FOR RECOILLESS RIFLES Cartridge.................................. Cartridge........................................... M310A1 and M310 ......................TM 43-0001-28 CHAPTER 4.................. 57 Millimeter: TP..... 40 Millimeter: HEDP........ IR.................... M385 ......................... Cartridge.. M344A1 and M344 ..... 57 Millimeter: Canister.............. M397A1...................... 40 Millimeter: HE. M676................. M680............................ White Star. Mechanical Time Superquick: M776... 40 Millimeter: HE......... Cartridge...... 40 Millimeter: Practice... M430A1 ... WP.. AMMUNITION FOR MORTARS ......... 90 Millimeter: Canister............ Red Smoke.... 120 Millimeter: Illuminating XM930 with Fuze.................................. 40 Millimeter: Canopy........... Cartridge. 40 Millimeter: HE-T... Cartridge.................... M383............................................................. Cartridge....... Mechanical Time Superquick: M776..................................................... 40 Millimeter: HEDP.. Cartridge....................... M682 .....Continued ................................ Cartridge..................... Cartridge............... 4-115 Cartridge......... Cartridge.......... M308A1 and M308..................... 40 Millimeter: Practice.............. Cartridge................. M433 .................................. M306A1 .................. M385A1 ................................................ M381.. 57 Millimeter: HEAT... 90 Millimeter: Practice..... 90 Millimeter: HEAT. 75 Millimeter: HEP-T.. M397....... Cartridge......... Cartridge.......... Cartridge........ Cartridge........................ 57 Millimeter: Smoke... 120 Millimeter: Illuminating....................................................... Cartridge............. M346A1............................................................................................................. M407A1 .. M384... 75 Millimeter: HE...................................... M430....................... Cartridge........ Cartridge.................................... T25E5 ... M371A1 ... M406................................................. Cartridge.............. Yellow Smoke.......... Cartridge..... AMMUNITION FOR GRENADE LAUNCHERS Cartridge................................................... Cartridge............................................ M309A1 and M309 ................................................................. 40 Millimeter: Canopy........ 40 Millimeter: HE.................... M677................................ 106 Millimeter: APERS-T...... Cartridge...... 75 Millimeter: Smoke.............................. M368............................. M307A1 and M307 ... 120 Millimeter: Illuminating....... M306A1 and M306 ............... 57 Millimeter: HE......................... M311A1 and M311............................ Cartridge...... M371 ........ Cartridge................................................ Cartridge.......... Cartridge... Cartridge....................... 40 Millimeter: Multiple Projectile... M349......... 4-119 CHAPTER 5................... Cartridge.... Antipersonnel............................... 40 Millimeter: HE... CHAPTER 6............................... Cartridge..................... Cartridge. M576............ 40 Millimeter: Practice.... 40 Millimeter: Practice.......... M661.. 40 Millimeter: Parachute....... M386...... and Red Star............. 106 Millimeter: HEAT............................. Cartridge.............................................................................................. Cartridge.... M581........................................................................................ 106 Millimeter: HEP-T. Page Cartridge........... 40 Millimeter: HE.... 40 Millimeter: HE........ 40 Millimeter: Cluster. Cartridge.............. White Smoke................... Cartridge............ M583A1: Green Star................ M662. Cartridge......... 40 Millimeter: HE.............................................................. M441............. 75 Millimeter: HEAT-T.............. vi Change 7 5-3 5-5 5-7 5-9 5-11 5-13 5-15 5-17 5-19 5-21 5-23 5-25 5-27 5-29 5-31 5-33 5-35 6-3 6-5 6-7 6-9 6-11 6-13 6-15 6-17 6-19 6-21 6-23 6-25 6-29 6-31 6-33 6-35 6-37 6-39 6-41 6-43 6-45 .... 106 Millimeter: Dummy................. 40 Millimeter: Canopy........ M585 .................... M91 with Fuze.

................................. Point Detonating: M521 .......................................... Point Detonating: M525A1 Series ........ Mechanical Time: M565 ............................................................ Fuze.. Point Detonating: M51A5 .............................................. Mechanical Time: M562 ............................................TM 43-0001-28 CHAPTER 6............................................................................. 40 Millimeter: Non-Lethal..... Fuze....... 40 Millimeter: Crowd Dispersal....... 6-47 6-49 6-51 6-53 6-55 6-57 6-59 6-61 FUZES Fuze............................................. Mechanical Time: M592 Series ............................................................................. Mechanical Time and Superquick: M582 Series ........................ Fuze.......... Point Detonating: MK27 ...... Cartridge............... Fuze........... Page Cartridge............................................................................................................. M781 .............. 40 Millimeter: Practice..............3 7-47 7-49 7-51 7-53 7-55 7-57 7-58........... Mechanical Time and Superquick: M577 Series ................................. Cartridge...................................................... Fuze........................................................... Mechanical Time and Superquick: M501A1 (or M501)............................ Fuze.... Fuze........................................ Green Smoke........ Fuze..................................... Fuze.. Point Detonating: M8 ..................................... M684.... Cartridge................................... M922.......... Base Detonating: M68 Series ..................................................... Fuze................ Point Detonating: M716 ...... Fuze............................. Fuze...................................................... Fuze........... 7-3 7-5 7-7 7-9 7-11 7-13 7-15 7-17 7-19 7-21 7-23 7-25 7-27 7-29 7-31 7-33 7-35 7-39 7-43 7-45 7-46................................................................................................. Mechanical Time: M711 .................... and Yellow Smoke........................................................ Fuze.............................. Fuze.......... Fuze..................... M922A1 ........................ Practice .............................. Fuze... Point Detonating: M526 Series ................................................... Fuze.... Cartridge... Base Detonating: M91 Series ........ M716............. 40 Millimeter: Dummy..... Point Detonating: M557 ... Mechanical Time and Superquick: M520A1 and M520 . Base Detonating: M534A1 .... Fuze..... 40 Millimeter: Ground Marker Red Smoke... 40 Millimeter: HE....................... Point Detonating: M78 Series ........................................................................................... Fuze................ Fuze....................... M1006 ............................................... Point Detonating: M524 Series .......................1 7-59 7-61 7-63 7-65 7-67 7-69 7-71 7-73 7-75 7-77 7-79 Change 9 vii ......................................... Multi-Option Artillery: M782 ...... Multi-Option: M734 ...................................... Fuze... Fuze................... Base Detonating: M578.............................................................................. M918 ....................... Mechanical Time and Superquick: M564 ............................... Fuze.... Fuze.............................. M715.................................................... Fuze........................................................................... Point Detonating: M503A2 ........................ Multi-Option: M734A1 ....... Fuze................1 7-46............................................................................................ Fuze.............................. Mechanical Time: XM563 Series......................... Mechanical Time and Superquick: M548 ................................................... Point Detonating: M9 ..................... Cartridge................................................ Fuze. Fuze.................. Base Detonating: M62 Series ......................... M1029 ...................... Fuze............ Cartridge......... CHAPTER 7........ Mechanical Time: M571 ............... M713..................... Point Detonating: M527 Series ................... Fuze........................... Mechanical Time and Superquick: M776 .................................................................................. Point Detonating: M508A1 and M508 Series ............ Point Detonating: M48 Series ......... 40 Millimeter: Dummy..................... Point Detonating: M572 ..................... Cartridge....................... 40 Millimeter: Practice............................................ Point Detonating: M399 MOD 1 (Mout Fuze). Fuze.................................................................... Fuze........Continued ......................... Base Detonating: M58....... AMMUNITION FOR GRENADE LAUNCHERS ........................ Fuze................ Fuze................................................................... Point Detonating: M567 .................. Fuze.......................... Fuze................................................................. Fuze......................................

.................................. 4................. Proximity: M517 .. and M2A2............................... Fuze.............. 155 Millimeter: M4 Series .............. Base Detonating: M509A1/A2................................................................... 8-Inch: M188 . 155 Millimeter: M3 Series ....... Propelling.................... Fuze..... Fuze.......... Proximity: M513A1 and M513A2 .................. Fuze............. Point Initiating........... Inert and Dummy ................... Fuze............. Fuze..... 155 Millimeter: XM231 (MACS) ................................................................................................................. 155 Millimeter: M119A2 ................. Point Detonating: M761 ... Charge.................. Fuze.................................1 8-16......... Fuze....... Proximity: M728 ......... Fuze.............. Fuze...... Point Initiating: M90A1 or M90 ............................ Point Detonating: M745 ............................................. Proximity: M514..... Charge.................................................... Electronic Time: Training........................ Propelling........................ Charge................. Fuze................. Time: M65A1 or M65 ...................... Fuze.................... Proximity (VT).. Propelling....... Charge.................................... Fuze............................... Fuze....... 155 Millimeter: M203............ Charge....................................... 4...................... Proximity: M513 and M513B1 ............................................ Electronic Time: M724 .......... M514A1...... 155 Millimeter: XM232 (MACS) ......................... Electronic Time (ET): M767 Series ............ Propelling.............................. Propelling.............. Propelling................. Fuze.. Time: M768 .......... Proximity: M732 . Fuze...................... Charge. 175 Millimeter: M86 Series ............................................................................................................ Propelling......................... Propelling..................................... Fuze......................... Time: M84 and M84A1... Fuze............................. Fuze.. Point Detonating: M935 .......................... Fuze....................................................... M744................................ Point Initiating........................................................................................ Propelling............. Charge............................................................................................................................. Propelling............................ 175 Millimeter: M124.............. Proximity: M766 ........ Charge.. Propelling.............................. Fuze................. Fuze......... Electronic Time: M587 ... Fuze............................ 7-81 7-83 7-85 7-87 7-91 7-93 7-95 7-97 7-99 7-101 7-103 7-105 7-107 7-109 7-113 7-115 7-117 7-119 7-121 7-123 7-125 7-127 7-129 7-131 7-133 7-135 7-137 7-141 7-145 7-147 7-149 MISCELLANEOUS Cartridge...............................Continued Page Fuze................ FUZES .............................. Point Detonating: M720 .......................................................... Charge......................................... Fuze............................ Electronic Time (ET): M762 Series .............. 8-Inch: M2 ...................... Propelling........ Fuzes................................... 8-Inch: M1 .................2-Inch: MM36A2 .........TM 43-0001-28 CHAPTER 7........ Point Initiating............................................................ M732A2....................................................... Propelling. Ignition: M2....................... 155 Millimeter: M119 (M119A1)........... Charge.......... Fuze................................................... CHAPTER 8............... Point Detonating: M751 .................................................................................. Base Detonating: M539A1....................................... Charge............................. Fuze... Charge.................. Propelling.................... Point Detonating: M717 ............ Fuze.............................................2-Inch: M36A1................................................. 4...3 8-17 8-19 8-21 8-23 8-25 8-29 8-31 8-33 8-35 . Propelling................................................2-Inch: M6 .......................................... Charge............................................. Base Detonating: M530A1 and M530 ...................................................................... Fuze..................................... Point Detonating: XM719 .......... 155 Millimeter: M203A1 ............................. Charge............................................................. Fuze..................... Charge................................... Charge... Charge.. Proximity: M514A3 (M514A1E1) ............................. Propelling..................................................... Proximity: M532 ...... viii Change 9 8-3 8-5 8-7 8-9 8-11 8-13 8-15 8-16............................... M514B1............................... Propelling...... 4....... M2A1..................................................2-Inch: M36 ............. Point Detonating: M738 and M739A1 ......................

...................................Continued Page Charge........................................ C-1 Change 7 ix ........... Plug................................................................................... Lifting: Shock Attenuating for 155 Millimeter Projectiles M549A1 and M795 and the 8-Inch Projectile M106............... Grenade: General Purpose.................................... Percussion: MK2A4 .............................. Grenade: General Purpose.......... Grenade: General Purpose............................................... Primer......................TM 43-0001-28 CHAPTER 8............................... Plugs........................................... Closing Plugs .. M36 .......................................................................................................... CARTRIDGE/PROJECTILE . 8-Inch: M188A1. Lifting: Fusible for 155 Millimeter and 8-Inch Projectiles............. M43A1 ..... Propelling......................... Primer........................................................... Primer.............................................................................. Plug..FUZE COMBINATION CHART ................... 8-65 8-67 8-69 8-71 8-73 8-75 8-77 8-79 APPENDIX A................................. Grenade: General Purpose........................................................ M39 ............................ DODAC LISTING .............................................................. M46 .............. REFERENCES.......................... Plug............... KE M743 with Launcher M234 ....................................... Lifting-Type C ............................................................................................................... Percussion: M82 ...... Plug........ Electric and Percussion: MK15..................................... A-1 APPENDIX B........................................ Plug.............................. Flash Reducer: M3 (T3) ............ Lifting (Eyebolt Type) for Projectiles . M35 ............................... 8-37 8-39 8-41 8-43 8-45 8-47 8-49 8-51 8-53 8-55 8-57 8-59 8-61 8-63 Plug............................. 64 Millimeter: CS M742........ MISCELLANEOUS ................................. Grenade: General Purpose.................................... MODS 2 and 3 ...................................................... Grenade: General Purpose.. Lifting: Energy Absorbing for the 155 Millimeter Projectiles M549/M549A1 .......................................................................... Lifting: Universal...................................... Supplementary Charges ............ B-1 APPENDIX C..................................................................... M42 ........... Projectile................................................... Lifting-Type G .................................................................................................................................... Flash Reducer: M2 (T2) ....................

performance data.Point initiating. .Hexachloroethane-zinc HD ---------------.Armor piercing capped APDS -----------.High explosive HT ---------------. . . shipping and storage data. etc. For each item of materiel.. a. Appendix A and TM 43-0001-28-4 through TM 43-0001-28-10 list authorized Propelling and Fuze Cartridge/Projectile Charge Combinations. .. A complete listing of these publications is maintained in DA Pam 310 series indexes. . discarding sabot APERS ---------. b. . . no users.1. Items with the following type classification are not included: Reclassified OBS for AP ----------------.A tactical riot control agent DS ----------------. . but used by Marine Corps.Hypervelocity. and artillery fuzes. dimensions. multipurpose HEDP -----------. (Foreign use or stock may remain. or Navy (6) Reclassified OBS. and maintenance of the items will be found in the publications referenced for those items. . LCC-B) (2) Contingency (CON) (3) Limited Procurement (LP) (4) Reclassified obsolete (OBS) for regular Army use. . c. but U.Distilled mustard gas HE ---------------. 1-2. .TM 43-0001-28 CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION 1. Air Force. such as weights.High explosive rocket assisted HVAP -----------. target practice ILLUM ---------. . mortars. Actual items may vary slightly from these values.Logistics Control Code (class) MOD ------------. .Mechanical time and superquick MV ---------------. No U. 50mm grenade launchers. recoilless rifles. .Armor piercing. . . . . packing. are nominal values. Included in the related data are weight. stocks remain.Rocket assisted projectile 1-1 . .Mixture of HD&T HEAT -----------. . charts) supersede the fuze and propelling charge combinations referenced on the data sheets. . .High explosive plastic HERA -----------. .Base detonating BE ---------------. . armor piercing HVTP -----------.Modified MK ---------------.Mustard gas HC ----------------. . type classification. (5) Reclassified OBS for all Army use. Multipurpose Mechanical time MTSQ -----------.e. except when specified as maximum or minimum.S.Illuminating LCC --------------. use. Allowable limits can be obtained from the drawings indicated in the data sheets.Proximity PWP . . dimensions. . and logistics control code (LCC).High explosive antitank with tracer.High explosive antitank HEAT-T-MP ---. Numerical values.Base ejection CS ----------------. howitzers.High explosive dual purpose HEI --------------. . .Muzzle velocity PD ---------------. PURPOSE This manual is a reference handbook published as an aid in planning.Antitank BD ---------------. . stocks remain. .Discarding sabot GB . . . .Mark MP .Armor piercing APC -------------. . . . . but used by National Guard or Reserve Units. .Antipersonnel AT ----------------. . .S. Nonpersistent toxic (casualty) nerve gas H -----------------. familiarization and identification of artillery ammunition. items with the following type classifications are included: (1) Standard (LCC-A. Information concerning supply operation.Hypervelocity. plasticized white phosphorous RAP -------------.Point detonating PIBD ------------. there are illustrations and descriptions together with characteristics and related data. . d.) f. including guns. . These lists (i. base detonating PROX -----------. S C O P E 1-3. Within this manual. candlepower. training. all U.S.High explosive incendiary HEP -------------.

TM 43-0001-28 CHAPTER 2 ARTILLERY AMMUNITION FOR GUNS 2-1 .

007 ounce (0. 32% Lead Thiocynate. and a pressseated steel rotating band. which holds approximately 0. It is designed to simulate the flight characteristics of the M830 and M831 rounds out to 1.17 g) of igniter material (40% Potassium Chlorate. and 10% Egyptian Lacquer) and is assembled to the ignitor body. See Mauser Tank Precision Gunnery Inbore Device (TPGID) Operator’s Manual for loading sequence. Cartridge M968.69 pound (0. 18% Charcoal. Ignitor M63. The resulting gases drive the projectile from the gun and ignite the tracer. which is mounted inside the 120mm smooth bore M256 cannon. The projectile is spin stabilized during its flight to target. a DM220 dummy point-detonating fuze. 30 May 88 Complete round: Type -------------------------------. Use: Functioning: The M968 cartridge and the M63 igniter are assembled to the cartridge adaptor component of the weapon system.57 kg) Cannon used with ------------.Fixed. Upon initiation of the M63 igniter in the weapon.TM 43-0001-28 CARTRIDGE.46 lb (1. Type classification ---------------. TP-T Length ----------------------------. The M968 cartridge is a target practice round for use in the 35mm TPGID system.198 g) of black powder and is also assembled to the igniter body. The TPGID cartridge adaptor is loaded into the 120mm smooth bore cannon in the normal manner. Tabulated Data: Description: M968 Cartridge. M63 Type Classification: LPU. The projectile consists of a DM1071 projectile jacket. The M63 igniter consists of a closing plug assembly. (38. an igniter body assembly and an ignitor element assembly. a tracer. The ignitor element assembly is loaded with approximately 0.31 kg) of B3620 single-base propellant and is fitted with a DM144 percussion primer. ELECTRIC.12910291 Color------------------------------.3.006 ounce (0.24 in.15. 30 May 88. Functioning of the percussion primer initiates the B3620 propellant. The projectile is crimped to a DM1001 steel cartridge case.800 meters.Blue w/white marking on projectile 2-3 . 35 MILLIMETER: TP-T M968 WITH IGNITOR.71 Cm) Weight ----------------------------.LPU.35mm TPGID system mounted to 120mm smooth bore M256 cannon Assembly drawing ------------. The closing plug assembly contains approximately 0. gases from the igniter force the piston/firing pin mechanism to strike the percussion primer of the M968.

Type classification ---------------.0.1.813 cm W x 18. H (38 cm L x 23.12910292 *Packing -------------------------. W x 7.CANNON PRIMER HANDLE CAREFULLY DODAC -----------------------------.96 cu ft (0.8 cm W x 19.7ºC) Upper limit -------------------.0.1.72 in.7ºC) Packaging: Packing and marking drawing -----------------------.1 in. W x 7.Ignitor.1310-B591 M63 Ignitor.2 C DOD storage compatibility group -----------------------------.8837897 *Packing -------------------------. H (68. CLASS C EXPLOSIVE DODAC -----------------------------.-25°F (-31.37 cm) Weight ----------------------------.+125°F (+51.0339 DOT hazard class ----------------.4C DOD storage comparability group ------------------------.7°C) Upper limit -------------------. (4.7°C) 2-4 Packaging: Inner packing drawing ------.7°C) Upper limit -------------------. UNO serial number -------------. L x 7.1305-N700 NOTE Only the M968 is to be fired from the 35mm TPGID system.(04) 1.+125°F (+51.+100°F (+37. Shipping and Storage Data: M968 Cartridge.TM 43-0001-28 Temperature limits: Firing: Lower limit -------------------.9 cm H) Cube ------------------------------. 8 styrofoam packs per metal container.Brass with black marking Temperature limits: Firing: Lower limit -------------------.AMMUNITION FOR CANNON W/SOLID PROJECTILE.9 cm L x 19.8°C) Storage: Lower limit -------------------.8 in. 10 metal containers per pallet Metal container: Weight (w/ammo) -------------.G DOT designation -----------------.99 1b (45 kg) Dimensions ---------------------. 9 cartons per box Box container: Weight ----------------------------.03 cu m) M63 Ignitor.2 rounds per styrofoam pack.(08) 1.C DOT designation -----------------.02 cm) * NOTE: See DOD Consolidated Ammunition Catalog for complete packing data including NSN’s.N/A Complete round: Type -------------------------------.8 cm H) Cube ------------------------------.8837898 Outer packing drawing ------.44 in.7 cu ft (0.75 lb (34 kg) Dimensions ---------------------.375 in. DOT hazard class ----------------. L x 9.-25°F (-31.-25°F (31.27.-25°F (-31.63 g) Cannon used with ------------.50 igniters per carton. .68 oz (47.35mm TPGID system mounted to 120mn smooth bore M256 cannon Assembly drawing------------.8 in.8839497 Color ------------------------------. electric Length ----------------------------.15 in.7°C) Upper limit -------------------(+37.8°C) Storage: Lower limit -------------------.

simulating the detonation of a service projectile. M63.M12. A rotating band encircles the projectile near the base. Rapidly expanding gases from the burning propellant drive the projectile through the barrel with the velocity required to reach the target. the firing pin strikes the primer to ignite the propelling charge.TP Weight ----------------------------. M15. M13. the base-detonating fuze ignites the black powder filler in the projectile. Description: Tabulated Data: The cartridge consists of a black powderfilled steel projectile crimped to a steel cartridge case and fitted with a base-detonating practice fuze. M14. 37 MILLIMETER: TP. M1916 2-5 . Upon impact.2.01 lb Length ----------------------------. Use: This target practice cartridge is used in subcaliber 37mm guns fitted to larger weapons for practice firing and training. Cannon used with ------------. MOD 1 Type Classification: STD OTCM 37119 dtd 1959. Functioning: When the weapon is fired.TM 43-0001-28 CARTRIDGE. Complete round: Type -------------------------------. The cartridge case is loosely filled with propellant and is fitted with a percussion primer.8. The rotating band engages the barrel rifling to impart spin to the projectile and prevent escape of pressure past the projectile.98 in.

M23A2 percussion * NOTE: See DOD Consolidated Ammunition Catalog for complete packing data including NSN’s.M58 *Packing ----------------------------- 1 round per fiber container.M2. Performance: Maximum range ---------------.5 lb Dimensions ---------------------.E DOT shipping class -------------.4459 m (4980 yd) Muzzle velocity ----------------.AMMUNITION FOR CANNON WITH EXPLO SIVE PROJECTILES DODAC -----------------------------.1310-B526 Drawing number -----------------.Steel Color ------------------------------.A DOT designation -----------------.-80°F (for period not more than 3 days) Upper limit -------------------. cube ------------------------------.8831141 Temperature limits: Firing: Lower limit -------------------.1 cu ft Propelling charge: Cartridge case ------------------. MK1A2B1 Propellant -----------------------.TM 43-0001-28 Projectile: Body material ------------------. 0.23-11/16 x 11-7/16 x 619/32 in.Black powder. 20 containers per wooden box * Packing box: Weight ----------------------------.56 lb Primer ----------------------------.MK1A2. Fuze -------------------------------.328 mps (1100 fps) Quantity-distance class --------.Blue w/white markings (and brown band for later manufacture) Filler and weight --------------.+160°F (for period not more than 4 hr/day) 2-6 Shipping and Storage Data: References: AMC-P 700-3-3 SB 700-20 TM 9-1300-251-20 .-40°F Upper limit -------------------.+125°F Storage: Lower limit -------------------.60.4 Storage compatibility group--.

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