US Cartridge, 30mm TP, M788

 

1507-306

Description

Automatic cannon, 30mm, XM230 (U.S.), ADEN MK IV (NATO), DEFA 552/553 (NATO). The cartridge is used in target practice.

The cartridge has a blue painted projectile with white markings. The inert/solid projectile is a three piece assembly consisting of steel body with cavity, rotating band, and aluminum nose piece. The cartridge case is aluminum.

See Also

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Source(s)

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