75mm ammo box 1951


#1

Look what I got!!! Skysweeper, the last American AA cannon!!! youtube.com/watch?v=uXk7WMUq5Rc It is empty so if you have one of these rounds, I’d like to see it.


#2

Nice box, experimental all around.

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Not sure but these papers may be of interest:

EFFECT OF THE EXPLOSIVE CHARGE SURROUNDING THE FUZE WELL LINER ON THE FRAGMENTATION OF THE 75 mm T50E2 HE SHELL, 1954; dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/035971.pdf

The Drag And Stability Properties Of The Hemispherical Base Shell, 75MM, T50E2, 1955; dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/079488.pdf