Accession Number : AD0714917

Title :   Tank Armament Instruction Guide (Chapter V),

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Rogov,Ivan Vasilevich ; Bolshev,Boris Nikolaevich

Report Date : 01 SEP 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : The report outlines material and prescribes a sequence to be followed by an instructor in teaching students the basic fundamentals of the ammunition employed in tank weaponry. Specifically discussed are various types of artillery projectiles with the powder charges, fuzes and detonators generally employed. The construction and basic principles of operation of each type of projectile and fuze are summarized. Sectional drawings of typical projectiles and fuzes are included and standard shell markings and designators are explained. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ARTILLERY, INSTRUCTION MANUALS), (*TANKS(COMBAT VEHICLES), WEAPON SYSTEMS), PROJECTILES, PROJECTILE FUZES, TRAINING AMMUNITION, SMALL ARMS AMMUNITION, AMMUNITION PROPELLANTS, CONFIGURATION, USSR

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE