7.62 x51 id


#1

I think the headstamp in from Israel, looks like a ditorted K and some sort of n then 75 , red ring on primer, black projectile tip, 2 heavily knurled rings on projectile, magnet sensitive projectile.
Thought it to be A. P. but is it?
Terry.


#2

The Hebrew letters, as you list them, are Tzadik and Taf, which equate to Z and T. It is an Israeli AP round.


#3

Here’s a chart of the Hebrew alphabet.


#4

The headstamp stands for Israeli Military Industries, Tel aviv Arsenal.


#5

Thanks, Ron and Thank you SDC for the Hebrew Alphabet it will be most usefull.
Terry.


#6

Uh…you’re welcome ;)
The ammunition factory is actually not in Tel Aviv, but Nazaret Alit (Upper Nazareth).


#7

Jon C–Thanks for the correction. I was just going by what I found in Hogg.


#8

Almost all IMI (IWI) production is in TA, except for the ammo.