Rounds for Grenade Launchers

40x46 mm RLV-CS, RLV-CS-2, RLV-CS-3

Rounds for Grenade Launchers

40x46 mm Round RLV-CS, RLV-CS-2 and RLV-CS-3 with Grenade with CS composition


NSN: 1310-50-001-2614


NSN: 1310-50-001-3009


NSN: 1310-50-001-2997

The 40x46 mm Rounds RLV-CS type produce a gas cloud with concentration of irritants CS which causes severe irritation to the eyes and upper respiratory tract.
The purpose of the intended use: to obtain the incapacitating effect, i.e. temporarily incapacitate a person, preventing from active well-directed operations and physical aggressive activity.

The rounds are are compatible with:

- Underbarrel Grenade Launchers: ARSENAL UBGL-M6, UBGL-M7, UBGL-M16; M203; FN GL1; HK269; AG36, etc.;

- Stand-alone Grenade Launchers: ARSENAL UGGL-M1, HK169; HK269; FN GL-S; M320; etc.;

- Multi-shot Grenade Launchers: Milkor MGL; M32 MGL; ARSENAL MSGL; etc. 

Type Low Velocity, CS Low Velocity, CS Low Velocity, CS
Caliber, mm 40x46 40x46 40x46
Overall length, mm 105 max 104.5 max 105 max
Weight of round, kg 0.215 max 0.255 max 0.215 max
Irritant smoke CS CS CS
Time of active gas emission, s (Discharge time) approx. 20 approx. 20 approx. 20
Primer type Percussion, Boxer Percussion, Boxer Percussion, Boxer
Propellant charge Double base powder Double base powder Double base powder
Cartridge case material Aluminum alloy Aluminum alloy Aluminum alloy
Fuze pyrotechnical, delay AF416 - point detonating, time and super quick with check action and self-destruction pyrotechnical, delay
Armin distance, m N/A from 10 to 40 N/A
Self-destruction time, s N/A from 14 to 19 N/A
Time of delay, s from 2.0 to 3.0 N/A from 2.0 to 3.0
Details of arming function N/A 3 steps of safety N/A
Muzzle Velocity, m/s 76 76 76
Max effective range, m 400 400 400
Radius of defeat, m approx. 100 approx. 100 approx. 100
Operation temperature, degrees °C from minus 43 to 52 from minus 43 to 52 from minus 43 to 52
CLASS OF EXPLOSION HAZARD: 1.4G (6.1, 8); UN 0301 1.4G (6.1, 8); UN 0301 1.4G (6.1, 8); UN 0301
3 metal airtight boxes (40 pcs. in each box), placed in a wooden case 120 pcs. totally )
Wooden case dimensions, mm 875x398x206 875x398x206 875x398x206
Wooden case weight, kg 43 48 43
Wooden case volume, m3 0.072 0.072 0.072