Mortar Ammunition

Propellant Containers for Mortar Systems

Nitrocellulose-based mortar propelling charge containers are the combat-proven standard on all U.S. mortar ammunition.

Advantages include:

  • Elimination of hangfires associated with in-bore residue
  • Moisture resistant
  • Proven performance in a wide range of climatic conditions -40° F (-40° C) to 140° F (60° C)
  • Consistent muzzle velocity, resulting in increased accuracy
  • Extended shelf-life
  • Combat-proven

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