US Cartridge, 37mm TP, M63 Mod 1

 

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Description

This target practice cartridge is used in subcaliber 37mm guns fitted to larger weapons for practice firing and training.

The cartridge consists of a black powder filled steel projectile crimped to a steel cartridge case and fitted with a base-detonating practice fuze. A rotating band encircles the projectile near the base. The cartridge case is loosely filled with propellant and is fitted with a percussion primer.

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Source(s)

Collaborative Ordnance Data Repository

TM 43-0001-28, Artillery Ammunition (chg 11, 2003)

TM 9-1300-203, Artillery Ammunition (1967)