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M224
-round size
-Range
-ECR
-Weight
-Ammo weight
60mm
70m-3500m
30m
37.6 lbs
2.9-4.8 lbs
M224
-sections/co
-tubes/co
-Marines/tube
-Marines/section
1/co
3/co
3/tube
10/section (3X3+1 leader)
M252
-Round size
-Range
-ECR
-Weight
-Ammo weight
81mm
83-5700m
35m
95.5 lbs
8.98-10.37 lbs
M252
-plt/inf. bn.
-tubes/plt
-tubes/sec
-Marines/tube
-Marines/plt
1/bn
8/plt
4/sec
6/tube
69/plt
O-II->
81mm mortar
O-III->
120mm mortar
O-I->
60mm mortar
Mortar ammo
HE
WP
Illum
IR illum
Trng/prac
Red phos (81mm)
Mortar capabilities
-High volume of fire
-Light, mobile, flexible
-Responsive
-Organic (Plt 60's, Co 81's)
Mortar limitations
Range
Frequent displacement
Long flight time
Ammo consumption
Mortar fuses
Point detonation
-PD/quick
-Delay
Multi option
-Near sfc (0-3 ft)
-Proximity (3-13 ft)
Time
-PD
-5-55 sec
Shell/Fuze considerations
HE/PD
-Blast & frag
-personnel/light skinned vehicles
Shell/fuze considerations
HE/Prox
-Spread & air burst
-personnel w/o overhead cover
Shell/fuze considerations
HE/Delay
-Blast/heat/frag
-Penetrate bunkers
-Adjusting close to friendlies
Shell/fuze considerations
WP/RP
-Incendiary
-Fuel/ammo dumps
M777A2
Batteries/bn
sec/battery
cannons/battery
Marines/sec
Total Marines
-3 firing, 1 HQ battery/bn
-6 sections/batt
-6 cannons/batt
-7 Marines/sec
-110 Marines total
M777A2
Weight
Ammo weight
ECR
Range (HE, RAP)
Rate of fire (max, sustained)
-9,840 lbs
- 95-125 lbs
- 50m
- 18,100m/30,100m
- 5rds,4rds/min (2min) max
-2rds/min sustained
Projectiles M777A2
M825 improved smoke
HE
RAP
DPICM (Dual Purpose Improvised Conventional Mines)
Family scatter-able Mines (FASCAM)
EXCALIBUR
WP
RP
Illum
IR illum
M777A2 capabilities
Massed fire
All weather
High/low trajectories
M777A2 Limitations
Counter-battery susceptible
Comm-dependable
Not amphibious (the king doesn't swim)
Rough terrain = less effective
Battery defense
Heavily logistic dependent
M327 EFSS (Expeditionary Fire Support Sys)
Round size
Weight
Ammo Weight
ECR
Range
-120mm
-160 lbs
-29.2 lbs
-45m
-1100m-8135m
M327
Tubes/battery
Marines/tube
Rates of fire
-6 tubes/batt
-5 Marines/tube
- 6rds/min max
- 2rds/min sustained
HIMARS
Weight
Range min
Range max
Launchers/battery
Transport
-32,520 lbs
- 15-84 km
- 70-300 km
- 6 launchers/battery
-C-130 transportable
HIMARS ammo
M31A1
weight
warhead
fuse
navigation
range
accuracy
200 lbs
HE
PD/Delay
GPS aided nav
15-84km
3m accuracy
HIMARS ammo
M48 ATACMS
weight
warhead
range
accuracy
500 lbs
Unitary warhead
70-300km
8m accuracy
Naval SFC fires
Gun
Caliber
Guns per Destroyer/Cruiser
Mk45
5"/54 cal
2 cruiser, 1 destroyer
Mk 45 ammo/fuses
Ammo
HE, WP, Illum

Fuses
PD/Q, Time, Delay, Variable Time (VT)
Naval Sfc Fire capabilities
Mobile
Accurate
Time on station
High rate of fire
High muzzle velocity
Naval sfc fires limitations
Flat trajectory (terrain)
Hydrography considerations
Changing gun-target line (underway)
Comms dependent
Limited magazine capacity