Accession Number:

AD0842938

Title:

Launch Characteristics of the M-193 (Ball) and M-196 (Tracer) Projectiles from the XM177E2 Submachine Gun.

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

The XM177E2 submachine gun was used as a launch device to gather exterior ballistic behavior data on the M-193 ball and M-196 tracer projectiles. Various lots of ammunition and suppressors were used in the tests. Some preliminary results of these tests are presented and discussed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Guns

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE