Object Title

Centrefire rifle tracer cartridge - 6.45 mm Experimental Tracer

Centrefire rifle tracer cartridge - 6.45 mm Experimental Tracer

Date

1971-1999

Object Number

XX.2992

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimless bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer and black annulus. The bullet is a pointed, copper jacketed type with a red tip

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 65.3 mm, Case length: 47.7 mm, Bullet diameter: 6.57 mm

Calibre

6.45 x 48 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

TT 5 81

Associations

Places Switzerland

Bibliographic References

P.Labbett,Military Small Arms Ammu nition 1945-80. J.Huon, Military Rifle & Machine gun Ammo. Lenselink & Wanting, Patronen. Munhall & White, Cartridge Headstamp Guide.