Projectiles

Some articles on projectiles, projectile:

Counter-battery Radar
... A counter-battery radar detects artillery projectiles fired by one or more guns, howitzers, mortars and rocket launchers and from their trajectories locates the position on the ground of ... or in addition, it may determine where the projectile will land ... it may be possible to provide some warning to troops targeted by the incoming projectiles ...
Lazy Dog (bomb) - Deployment
... The Shape 2 projectile was sent to the Far East Air Force (FEAF) for combat use by mid-1952 ... "Lazy Dog" projectiles were also referred to by other names such as "lawn darts" or "buzz bombs" because of their similar shape to both those objects ... Lazy Dog projectiles were dropped in very large numbers, and usable with almost any kind of flying vehicle ...
Colt ACR - Ammunition
... rounds for testing, the first consisting of two tungsten projectiles in a long-necked case, the second used a standard-length case with two 27 grain (1.75 g) 0.158-inch ... The basic idea of the duplex load is to increase the number of projectiles fired, which is the primary determinant of battlefield casualties ...
Scranton Army Ammunition Plant - Capabilities
... center include manufacturing ammunition metal parts producing 60 mm to 8-inch-diameter (200 mm) projectiles 120 mm mortar facility 5-inch/54 gun projectiles 155 mm artillery ...
M234 Launcher
... Riot Control or the M742 64 mm CSI Riot Control Ring Airfoil Projectiles ... The launcher is capable of firing from 4 to 6 projectiles per minute ... The effective range of the projectile is 40 meters on an individual and 60 meters on groups of individuals with a maximum range of 100 meters ...