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ITALIAN MORTAR ROUND, 81-MM, HE, MODEL SIMMEL S1A1

Type:
Mortar Round

Country of Origin:
Italy

Countries Found In (Suspected):
None found
Descriptions
Description:
This is a fin stabilized, mortar fired, high explosive fragmentation projectile. Figure shows the appearance and dimensions of the model SIMMEL S1A1 projectile. The projectile contains 3500 tungsten fragments in a fragmentation sleeve.

Method of Operation:
No data

Markings:
No data
Specifications
Width/Diameter (mm):
81

Height/Length (mm):
509

Weight (g):
No data

Explosive Weight (g):
1451

Component Materials:
The body is steel.

Case Materials:
steel

Explosive:
TNT and Composition B

Hazard:
Clockwork/Mechanical Time
Explosive (HE)
Frag
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Associated Evidence