60 MM MORTAR BOMB HE

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This bomb is fired from 60 mm Mortar Model 1979 for use against personnel, providing fragmentation and blast effect.

TECHNICAL DATA (60 MM HE)

Complete Round

Weight with fuze

1.33 kg

Length with fuze

233-243 mm (approx)

Projectile

Body material

Forged steel or Graphite cast iron

Colour

Olive drab or deep bronze green

Explosive

TNT/DNN (42/58)

Charge

112 gm

Fuze

MP-7 Point detonating PAI-7 or V9P1/A2

Other Components

Primary cartridge

Double base propellant WD 615 3.1 gm.

Augmenting charge

Double base propellant 5 ring shaped charges 0.10 x 24/48 mm each weighing 3.1 gm.

Percussion primer

No 303

Tail unit

10 steel fins

Ballistics

Charge  max.

Max Velocity (metres/sec)

0

65 ± 2

1

93 ± 3

2

115 ± 3

3

134 ± 3

4

152 ± 3

5

170 ± 2

Pressure 

360 kg/sq.cm.

Accuracy:

Longitudinal PE

1/70

Lateral PE

1/180

Range

1,850 -2,075 metres

Packing

6 bombs packed in waterproof chip/cardboard/plastic carrier with carrying handle and 3 carriers (18 bombs) packed in a steel box:

Size of box

54.6 x 26.7 x 26.7 cm

Weight of box

39 kg

Colour & marking

Service brown with yellow/white stencilling