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AMMUNITION FOR MAIN BATTLE TANKS
105mm APFSDS
105mm AMMUNITION FOR NATO GUNS
MISSION
Nexter Munitions offers a full range of NATO
standard combat and training 105mm tank
ammunition of proven reliability and high
hit effectiveness. They can be fired by the
F1, L7, M68 and G2 guns fitted in particular
to the AMX-30, Leopard 1, M60 and M48A5
vehicles.
TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Total length (mm)
985
Total weight (kg)
18
Projectile weight (kg)
6.2
Muzzle velocity (m/s)
1,525 (CN 105 F1)
1,495 (L7/M68)
Projectile type
Tungsten penetrator
Range (m)
2,500
STATUS
In service.
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