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New SKS sabot round (762x39)   General Military Discussion

Started 31-Oct by smg762; 668 views.
nincomp

From: nincomp

7-Nov

Emeric, 

I was rereading your "Towards a “600 m” lightweight General Purpose Cartridge" paper.  It is difficult to tell from the photo, but does the sabot for the PUC300 cartridge conform to the shape of the brass bullet.  If so, how was it loaded?

  • Edited 07 November 2021 22:39  by  nincomp
EmericD

From: EmericD

8-Nov

nincomp said:

I was rereading your "Towards a “600 m” lightweight General Purpose Cartridge" paper.  It is difficult to tell from the photo, but does the sabot for the PUC300 cartridge conform to the shape of the brass bullet.  If so, how was it loaded?

The sabot is a 2-parts, "half cup" design.

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