BALL
12.7x108mm Ball
TRACER
12.7x108mm Tracer
API
12.7x108mm API
API-T
12.7x108mm API-T

12.7x108mm Ball

Heavy machine gun ball cartridge suitable for all 12.7x108mm weapons. It may be offered linked with any trajectory-matched cartridges, such as Tracer, API and API-T, in different configurations.

Normative reference
CBC STANDARD
Tip identification
NONE
Projectile type
BALL
Projectile weight
(g) / (gr)
42 / 648
Velocity at 24m
(m/s) / (ft/s)
882 / 2894
Energy at 24m
(J)
16336
Case
BRASS
Service temperature
(°C)/ (°F)
-54 TO +52 / -65 TO +125
Safety temperature
(°C)/ (°F)
-54 TO +71 / -65 TO +160
Barrel twist
-

12.7x108mm Tracer

Heavy machine gun tracer cartridge, with full luminosity trace up to 1500 m from the muzzle, visible in both day and night. Suitable for all 12.7x108mm weapons, it may be offered linked with any trajectory-matched cartridges, such as Ball, API and API-T, in different configurations.

Normative reference
CBC STANDARD
Tip identification
RED
Projectile type
TRACER
Projectile weight
(g) / (gr)
40 / 617
Velocity at 24m
(m/s) / (ft/s)
* AS PER REFERENCE AMMUNITION / *
Energy at 24m
(J)
15558
Case
BRASS
Service temperature
(°C)/ (°F)
-54 TO +52 / -65 TO +125
Safety temperature
(°C)/ (°F)
-54 TO +71 / -65 TO +160
Barrel twist
-

12.7x108mm API

Heavy machine gun armor-piercing incendiary cartridge, used against lightly-armored targets. Suitable for all 12.7x108mm weapons, it may be offered linked with any trajectory-matched cartridges, such as Ball, Tracer and API-T, in different configurations.

Normative reference
CBC STANDARD
Tip identification
ALUMINIUM
Projectile type
ARMOR-PIERCING INCENDIARY
Projectile weight
(g) / (gr)
42 / 648
Velocity at 24m
(m/s) / (ft/s)
*AS PER REFERENCE AMMUNITION / *
Energy at 24m
(J)
16336
Case
BRASS
Service temperature
(°C)/ (°F)
-54 TO +52 / -65 TO +125
Safety temperature
(°C)/ (°F)
-54 TO +71 / -65 TO +160
Barrel twist
-

12.7x108mm API-T

Heavy machine gun armor-piercing incendiary tracer cartridge, used against lightly-armored targets. Suitable for all 12.7x108mm weapons, it may be offered linked with any trajectory-matched cartridges, such as Ball, Tracer and API, in different configurations.

Normative reference
CBC STANDARD
Tip identification
RED AND ALUMINIUM
Projectile type
ARMOR-PIERCING INCENDIARY TRACER
Projectile weight
(g) / (gr)
40 / 617
Velocity at 24m
(m/s) / (ft/s)
*AS PER REFERENCE AMMUNITION / *
Energy at 24m
(J)
15558
Case
BRASS
Service temperature
(°C)/ (°F)
-54 TO +52 / -65 TO +125
Safety temperature
(°C)/ (°F)
-54 TO +71 / -65 TO +160
Barrel twist
-

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