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M4A2 (Propelling Charges for Howitzer Ammunition)

Technical Specifications
DescriptionThe M4A2 propelling charge is a white bag type designed for use in 155mm howitzers for firing in Zones 3 through 7
Cannon Used WithM1, M1A1, M45, M126, M126A1, M185, M199, Panter and Fırtına (from 3rd green bag)
Diametermax. 127 mm
Complete Lengthmax. 534, min. 483
Complete Round Weight~ 6,35 kg
TypeWhite bag, separate loading
Ignition ChargeCBI propellant; 100 g
PropellantMulti perf. M1 propellant (~ 6,1 kg)
Flash ReducerPotassium Sulphate
Primer TypeSeparate primer, MKE MOD 51, M82, MK2A4 or equivalents

FEATURES

TECHNICIAL SPECIFICATIONS
  • Diameter
    max. 127 mm
  • Type
    White bag, separate loading
  • Complete Round Weight
    ~ 6,35 kg
  • Propellant
    Multi perf. M1 propellant (~ 6,1 kg)
  • Complete Length
    max. 534, min. 483
  • Description
    The M4A2 propelling charge is a white bag type designed for use in 155mm howitzers for firing in Zones 3 through 7
  • Cannon Used With
    M1, M1A1, M45, M126, M126A1, M185, M199, Panter and Fırtına (from 3rd green bag)
  • Ignition Charge
    CBI propellant; 100 g
  • Flash Reducer
    Potassium Sulphate
  • Primer Type
    Separate primer, MKE MOD 51, M82, MK2A4 or equivalents