NATO standard armor-piercing incendiary cartridge equivalent to M8. Suitable for all 12.7 x 99 mm weapons, it may be offered linked with any other trajectory-matched cartridges, such as Ball, Tracer, AP and API-T, in different configurations.

Normative referenceNATO AEP-97 ED A V1
Tip identificationALUMINIUM
Projectile typeArmor-Piercing Incendiary
Projectile weight42.7 g / 658 gr
Velocity at 16 m ¹ ²As per reference ammunition
Energy at 16 m≥ 16775 J
Service temperature-54°C to +52°C -65°F to +125°F
Safety temperature-54°C to +71°C -65°F to +160°F
Barrel Twist