US Projectile, 40mm AP, M81A1




This projectile is an Army design manufactured for the Navy to Naval specifications.

The AP round has a plug in the tracer cavity; the AP-T has a red tracer.

The M81 cartridge differs from the M81A1 in that its windshield is attached to the projectile body by an adapter.

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Collaborative Ordnance Data Repository

OP 1664, Volume 1 - US Explosive Ordnance (1947)