SMALL CALIBER AMMUNITION

9mm X 19 Ammunition

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General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems – Canada (GD-OTS – Canada) has manufactured hundreds of millions of small caliber cartridges over its century of existence. The 9mm Cartridge has been manufactured for more than 70 different countries and has become a standard pistol caliber for NATO and other military forces around the world.

Nato Ball (Parabellum) CDN MK1

SCA_9mm_singleroundThe 9 x 19 mm NATO Ball (Parabellum) CDN MK1 cartridge can be fired from either pistols or machine guns. The nominal projectile weight is 115 grains and the cartridge uses a brass case and a boxer primer. A special double-base smokeless propellant is used to minimize muzzle flash and the amount of unburnt powder. Cartridge lot 304IVI79, manufactured by General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems – Canada, remains in use as the NATO reference. Non-toxic primers free of heavy metals are available.

  • Nominal Muzzle Velocity: 380 m/s.
  • Accuracy: Extreme Spread at 25 m < 7.6 cm.

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Luger Full Metal Jacket (FMJ)

SCA_9mm_singleroundThe 9 x 19mm Luger Full Metal Jacket (FMJ) cartridge meets all SAAMI/CIP standards. The nominal projectile weight is 115 grains and the cartridge also has a brass case and a boxer primer. A special double-base smokeless propellant is used to minimize muzzle flash and the amount of unburnt powder. Non-toxic primers free of heavy metals are available.

  • Nominal Muzzle Velocity: 380 m/s.
  • Accuracy: Extreme Spread at 25 m < 7.6 cm.

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FX® Marking Cartridges

9mm-FX_ammunitionThe FX® Marking Cartridges are at the core of the Simunition® FX® Training System known as “the world’s most realistic close-range combat training system”. The patented, reduced-energy, non-lethal cartridges leave a detergent-based, water-soluble color-marking compound. The visible impacts allow accurate assessment of simulated lethality. The cartridges are available in various calibers and feature tactical accuracy up to 25 feet (7.6 meters). No special ballistic facilities are required. They meet the need for a force-on-force and man-to-man training system that is realistic, effective, inexpensive, adaptable and fully portable. Refer to the Simunition website for more information at simunition.com.

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FX® Non-Marking Cartridges

9mm-FX_non-marking_ammunitionWe also manufacture a FX® Non Marking Cartridge for use in areas or situations where marking is not desirable. The 9 mm FX® non marking has the same characteristics as the FX® marking cartridge except for ballistic match at 16 feet (5 m.) versus 25 feet (7.6 m.) . Refer to the Simunition website for more information at simunition.com.

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SecuriBlank® Loud Cartridges

9mm-SecuriBlank_ammunitionSecuriBlank® Loud cartridges set a new standard as the world’s safest blank cartridges. These reduced-energy cartridges are designed to use the Simunition® conversion kit. SecuriBlank® Loud feature reduced propellant charge. These cartridges produce realistic recoil, and are safer because they virtually eliminate unburnt propellant and ejected particles. SecuriBlank® Loud cartridges are affordable and convenient for training any time, any place, indoors or outdoors. Refer to the Simunition website for more information at simunition.com.

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SecuriBlank® Quiet Cartridges

9mm-SecuriBlankQuiet_ammunitionSimunition® is the world leader in safe, realistic and interactive short range training ammunition. Simunition® family of non-lethal training cartridges have been in use worldwide by military, law enforcement and approved range members for over 20 years. The SecuriBlank® Quiet, our most recent training cartridge, sets a new standard as the world’s safest, soundless blank cartridge. The SecuriBlank® Quiet Blank round allows for training at extreme close ranges without the effects such as muzzle blast and excessive noise levels. This environmentally friendly cartridge, free of any heavy metals is safe for you and the environment. With no gas discharge, our SecuriBlank® Quiet can be shot at very close range without damaging human tissue or even paper. It is truly the safest and cleanest blank available today. The SecuriBlank® Quiet will revolutionize the way Concealed Carry Weapon Instructors conduct training in the classroom. Refer to the Simunition website for more information at simunition.com.

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Greenshield®

9mm-Greenshield_ammunitionThe Greenshield® cartridge is known as the best frangible training ammunition worldwide. This truly frangible, lead-free, full-energy training ammunition, designed to reduce health and safety hazards by eliminating exposure to lead and other heavy metals. The bullet is composed of a patented polymer compound that disintegrates into powder upon impact with hard surfaces such as steel targets or backstop materials, virtually eliminating splash back and ricochet. It is truly a safe alternative to any other training rounds. Refer to the always-on-target.com website for more information.

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CQT®

9mm-CQT_ammunitionRequiring no special ballistic infrastructure or sophisticated bullet trap devices, this cartridge can be used on reactive, paper or cardboard targets in urban or suburban environments, indoors or out, in improvised facilities or on conventional ranges, without risk of damage to the training facilities. The 9 mm CQT® cartridge produces recoil similar to live ammunition and features tactical accuracy up to 33 feet (10 meters) while the 5.56 CQT® is up to 100 feet (30 m). It is considered highly effective small-cartridge training system by professionals worldwide. Refer to the always-on-target.com website for more information.

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Other 9mm Cartridges

Through their Simunition® and Always on Target® product lines, General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems – Canada manufactures a wide variety of other 9mm training cartridges. For a detailed description of these innovative products please go to www.simunition.com

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