Change in orientation of artillery-delivered anti-tank mines in snow

by Susan R. Bigl

Publisher: US Army Corps of Engineers, Cold Regions Research & Engineering Laboratory in [Hanover, N.H.]

Written in English
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  • Mines (Military explosives),
  • Snow.

Edition Notes

StatementSusan R. Bigl ; prepared for Office of the Chief of Engineers.
SeriesCRREL report -- 84-20.
ContributionsCold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 20 p. :
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17556935M

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Anti-tank warfare originated from the need to develop technology and tactics to destroy tanks during World War I (–). Since the Triple Entente developed the first tanks in but did not deploy them in battle untilthe German Empire developed the first anti-tank weapons.

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These were all in the to millimetre class, were mounted on light, two-wheeled, split-trail carriages, and were adequate against the tanks of the day. As tanks acquired heavier armour during World War II, so the guns became larger, eventually reaching Standard Unit Set of Ammunition (Basic Load) describes the ammunition carried by the organic transport of an artillery unit.

Artillery units begin battle with a full complement of ammunition, to include specialized ammunition such as artillery-delivered high precision munitions (ADHPM), scatterable mines, illumination, and smoke. From there they use three known points to change the aiming circle's orientation from magnetic north to grid north to fire on a target."We do this so the guns will be accurate," said Sgt.

1st. Artillery can be very effective on tanks. Even though it’s not meant for tanks, it can still be deadly. For this question, I’m going to just use the M1 Abrams as an example. First, an artillery shell is fired at an angle like an arc.

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