27.5 mm Round


#1

There is a cut-away of a 27.5 mm A.P. round on ebay. Can anyone tell me who made this round and for what purpose or gun it was made. Thanks, Bill


#2

the 27.5mm “Bushmaster” cartridges.
This single barrel machine guns name is GE-127.
The ammunition was developed by Aerojet General Corporation.
There are 4 rounds HE , APDS , and simulation for both.
Read more in " The Machine Gun volume V " by Colonel George M. Chinn.


#3

can you post a link to the ebay auction, please?

I’ve done a search and cant find it…

thanks,

Magpie


#4

Here is the link: cgi.ebay.com/SECTIONED-27-5MM-In … 335a79ca8f


#5

Thanks Jawasinger. This was the first time I had ever heard of it. Bill


#6

Ist that only my impression or does it look much like Jason’s round?


#7

EOD–It does say the seller is in Miami, Florida. I’m betting it is Jason.


#8

Ron, I tried to be less direct :)