155 mm M119A2 propelling charge, zone 8. To be used in M114, M109 series, M198, FH70, FH77 howitzers. It is compound by single base powder GSB 131 Type I multiperforated (M6 reference). It has only one cloth bag. It has an initiation charge type CBI with a rigid polyethylene central tube which contains black powder and also a flame

Main technical parameters
Caliber (mm): 155
Projectile type: M 107 zone 8
Propelling charge type: M119A2 (red bag)

Main ballistic parameters
Max. firing range, (m): 18 100
Muzzle velocity, (m/s): Max. 684.3
Max. pressure, (bar): Max. 2 170
Loading Separate

Main technical parameters
Weight, (kg): 10 000
Length (mm): 660
Diameter: 155
Powder type: GSB 131 Multiperforated
Primer: MK2A4 or M82 depending
Operating temperature: From – 53 to +63 °C
Packing of propelling charge: Type (In a metal/plastic container PA37 A1) (or substitute) a charge and a primer
Quantity on a palette: 12 metal/plastic containers
Dimensions, (mm): 1 000 x 800 x 805
Volume, (m3): 0.644
Weight, (kg): 235

Note: The manufacturer can change the packing


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