June 2016

Fuse Pipeline

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visit us at 105MM LIGHT GUN, L118 / L119 (Pictured here is the L118) CHARACTERISTICS CREW: 6 RANGE: 17200m / 11500m RATE OF FIRE: 6rpm WEIGHT: 1858kg / 1800kg FIRING ARC: 6400mils (on the platform) ELEVATION: 100 mils to +1244 mils AMMO: High Explosive, Smoke & Illum L118: The 105mm light gun is a short to medium ranged towed gun, capable of delivering a variety of munitions at relatively high rates of fi re. It fulfi ls the Defence Forces role to maintain a conventional all arms capability. There are a total of 24 guns and they have been in service since 1981 L119: The 105mm L119 short barrel variant was brought into service in 2005, with the modifi cation of 6 L118s. There are 6 in service, all with the Artillery School. It fi res American and Ca- nadian produced ammunition, making it more cost eff ective for training purposes than its longer range variant the L118.

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