US Cartridge, 90mm AP-T, M77

 

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Description

This cartridge is an obsolescent armor piercing model currently used for training purposes in 90mm guns.

The projectile is a hardened steel monobloc slug and has no windshield. The projectile base is threaded to receive a tracer. The brass or steel cartridge case is loosely packed with propellant and is fitted with a percussion primer in the base.

See Also

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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)

TM 9-1904, Ammunition Inspection Guide (1944)