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1

What are the subgroups of projected munitions?

Projectile, Mortar, Rocket, Rifle Grenade, Guided Missile

2

What are the 11 types of projected projectiles?

HE, Ejection, Bursting Smoke, Incendiary, Chemical, HEAT, APHE, RAP/HERA, HEP/HESH, AP, Practice

3

What are the five types of projected mortars?

HE, Ejection, Bursting Smoke, Chemical, Practice

4

What are the key ID features for Projected Projectile HE?

Heavy metal 1-piece construction generally shaped like a bullet, most US models have a welded on base, color codes and markings apply.

5

What types of safeties apply to Projected Projectile HE w/ no fuzing?

HE Frag Move

6

What types of fuzing apply to Projected Projectile HE?

A. (6) PD, BD, VT, ET, MT, PTTF

7

What are the key ID features for Projected Mortar HE?

Nose fuze, no tail fuze; gas check bands or O-bands at major diameter; cartridge contained in fin extension or fin assembly

8

What types of safeties apply to Projected Mortar HE w/ no fuzing?

HE Frag Move

9

What types of fuzing apply to Projected Mortar HE?

PD, VT, ET, MT, PTTF

10

What are the key ID features for Projected Projectile Ejection and Mortar Ejection?

In Projectiles: Bases are pressed on (shear pins or twist pins) or screwed on (spanner holes); In mortars will have shear pins near the base, body will be longer than average mortars.

11

What are the types of fuzing for Projected Projectile Ejection and Mortar Ejection?

VT ET MT PTTF

12

What are the safeties for Projected Projectile Ejection and Mortar Ejection?

HE Frag Move Eject; add Fire for Illum; add Fire WP for WP round; add Fire Chem for CS Gas round

13

What are the key ID features for Projected Projectile Bursting Smoke and Mortar Bursting Smoke?

Sea Foam green color, red writing; projectiles may have burster adapter.

14

What are the types of fuzing for Projected Projectile Bursting Smoke and Mortar Bursting Smoke?

PD VT ET MT PTTF (projectiles add BD)

15

What are the types of safeties for Projected Projectile Bursting Smoke and Mortar Bursting Smoke?

HE Frag Move Fire WP

16

What are the key ID features for Projected Projectile Chemical and Mortar Chemical?

Use ejection and bursting smoke ID features in conjunction w/ color codes.

17

What are the fuzes for Projected Projectile Chemical and Mortar Chemical?

PD VT ET MT PTTF (projectiles add BD)

18

What are the safeties for Projected Projectile Chemical and Mortar Chemical?

HE Frag Move Chem

19

What are the key ID features for Projected Projectile HEAT?

Break in seam near major diameter; two dissimilar metals at the break in the major diameter, will have some type of standoff, may have cap housing PE/Lucky crystals

20

What are the fuzes for Projected Projectile HEAT?

PIBD and BD

21

What are the safeties for Projected Projectile HEAT w/ BD?

HE Frag Move Jet

22

What are the safeties for Projected Projectile HEAT w/ PIBD?

HE Frag Move Jet PE/Lucky EMR Static

23

What are the key ID features for Projected Projectile APHE?

Usually solid one-piece construction, may have hammer rings on the ogive, if hole in base is larger than half a dollar it is a provision for BD fuzing.

24

What are the fuzing and safeties for Projected Projectile APHE?

BD and HE Frag Move