40×53 mm Round RHV-HEFDP High Explosive Dual Purpose Grenade GHV- HEDP

40×53 mm Rounds High Velocity for Automatic Grenade launchers GD/SACO Mk19, HK GMG, SB LAG40, etc.

SKU: RHV-HEDP
Caliber

40×53 mm GL

Munition Type

High Explosive

Description

40×53 mm Round RHV-HEDP with High Explosive Dual Purpose Grenade GHV- HEDP
RHV-HEDP NSN:1310-50-001-7527

The 40×53 mm Round RHV-HEDP is intended to destroy enemy manpower, vehicles, fortifications, and provide covering fire against objects at distance of up to 2200 m. The fully automatic function allows continuous bombardment of HEDP grenade rounds that can destroy objects within 6 meters of each detonation.

Weapon compatibility:

The rounds are designed to be fired from Automatic Grenade launchers, as follows:

  • GD/SACO Mk19, HK GMG, SB LAG40, and other Automatic Grenade Launchers, compatible with 40×53 mm High velocity Rounds, meeting NATO requirements.
TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS RHV- HEDP
Type High Velocity, Long Distance,
High-Explosive, Fragmentation,
Caliber, mm 40 x 53
Round length, mm/in max 112 mm / 4.4 in
Round weight, kg/lbs. max 0.365 kg / 0.8 lbs.
Linked, link type 32-round capacity metal belt, comprised of M16A2 disintegrating links
Grenade  
Type of Grenade High Explosive Dual Purpose
Weight of Grenade, kg/lbs. max 0.255 kg / 0.56 lbs.
Explosive filling type RDX composition
Weight of Explosive Filling, kg/lbs. 0.034 kg / 0.07 lbs.
Propelling Charge not less than 7 m
Primer percussion, FED 215 (or equivalent)
Cartridge case material aluminum alloy
Propellant type NC Single base
Weight of Propellant, kg/oz. 0.004 kg / 0.14 oz.
Fuzee  
Fuzee type AF420 – point initiating base detonating (PIBD),

time and super quick, with check action,

distant arming and self-destruction

Propellant charge NBPl-14-10
Primer KVM-3
Fuzee AF35  
Type Point Detonating, with super quick and check action,

distance arming, self-destruction

Thread Size 1 15/32″-24UNS-2A
Weight, kg/lbs. max 0.082 kg / 0.18 lbs.
Fuzee safety (Not armed distance), m 18 m
Fuzee armed distance, m 60 m
BALLISTIC CHARACTERISTICS  
Muzzle velocity, m/s
(measured at 24 m from muzzle)
237±10
Max Firing Range, m 2200 m
Operation Temperature Range, °C/°F from -54°C to 52°C / -65°F to 125°F
DESTRACTIVE CHARACTERISTICS  
Armor penetration, mm/in. 50 mm / 1.9 in RHA and 63 mm / 2.4 in. Mild Steel
(at 60 m from muzzle at 0 degree. NATO)
Radius of defeat, m 6 m
CLASS OF EXPLOSION HAZARD 1.1Е, UN 0006

 

PACKING
Number of rounds in one metal box, type PA120 32-round loaded belt (links M16A2 type)
Metal box dimensions, mm/in 476 x 162 x 264 mm / 18.7 x 6.3 x 10.3 in
Case weight, kg/lbs. 19 kg / 41.8 lbs.
Case volume, m³ 0.02 m³
Palletizing:  
Number of metal boxes, type PA120, in a flatiron tape-bound wooden pallet 1536 Rounds
(32-round loaded belts)
48 metal boxes
Pallet dimensions, mm/in. 1300 x 1034 x 942 mm / 51.1 x 40.7 x 37.0 in
Pallet weight, kg/lbs. 950 kg / 2094.3 lbs.
Pallet volume, m3: 1.27 m³

 

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