US Cartridge, 20mm API-T, M601

 

1507-284

Description

The tungsten-carbide core is the main part of the projectile, and is the penetrator. The ballistic cap (ogive) contains an incendiary pellet. A tracer tablet is at the base of the projectile. The projectile body is painted black with white markings and with red painted "T's" encircle the ogive (signifying tracer).

See Also

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Source(s)

Collaborative Ordnance Data Repository

TM 43-0001-27, Small Caliber Ammunition (chg 7, 2004)