Rounds for 2A28 Gun mounted on BMP-1

RHEF-15MA

Rounds for 2A28 Gun mounted on BMP-1

73 mm Round RHEF-15MA with High-Explosive Anti-Personnel Grenade
GHEF-9MA

NSN:1310-50-001-3013

Main Features:

The 73 mm Round RHEF-15MA is a powerful ammunition designed for destroying enemy troops and fire means in the open, in
trenches, in hasty field shelters or brick-wall fortifications, light armoured vehicles and the infantry.

Performance :

  • High accuracy, low dispersion and huge destructive power;
  • Point-detonating fuze AF71 with super-quick and graze (anti-ricochet) function, independent of impact angle;
TACTICAL-TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS RHEF-15MA
Caliber, mm 73
Max firing range, m 4 500
Weight of the round, kg 4.57
Weight of the grenade, kg 3.68
Muzzle velocity, m/s 290
Bursting charge, type  TNT
Bursting charge weight, kg 0.655
Operational temperature range, °C from minus 40 to 50
The Round consists: 
Fuze AF71
High-explosive Fragmentation Grenade GHEF-9MA
Propellant Charge CP-152
Weapon Systems

2A28 Gun mounted on BMP-1                                           .

PACKING:
  • 6 Rounds are packed in a wooden case as follows:
  • 6 Grenades GHEF-9MA (each one in airtight plastic bag) and
  • 6 Propellant Charges (3 in a plastic containers).
Wooden case:
Dimensions, mm                      1 065x525x305    
Weight, kg                                    51
Volume, m3                                            0.17
CLASS OF EXPLOSION HAZARD: 1.1F, UN 0292