Rounds for Grenade Launchers

40x46 mm RLV-CS and 40x46 mm Round RLV-CS-2

Rounds for Grenade Launchers

40x46 mm Round RLV-CS and 40x46 mm Round RLV-CS-2

40x46 mm Round RLV-CS  NSN: 1310-50-001-2614  

40x46 mm Round RLV-CS-2 NSN: 1310-50-001-3009

 

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 40x46 mm Round RLV-CS-2 is intended to be used to incapacitate criminals, handle hostage situations, assist counter terrorist operations, as well as, operations for order restoration.

The purpose of the intended use is to obtain the incapacitating effect, i.e. temporarily incapacitate a person, preventing from active well-directed operations and physical aggressive activity.

The Round produces a gas cloud with concentration of irritants CS which causes severe irritation to the eyes and upper respiratory tract.

The rounds RLV-CS are designed to be fired from:

- Underbarrel Grenade Launchers: ARSENAL UBGL-M6, UBGL-M7, UBGL-M16; M203; FN GL1; HK269; AG36, and other launchers adopted to use lethal ammunition (combat types, e. g. - HEF, HEDP, AD, TB);

- Stand-alone Grenade Launchers: ARSENAL SAGL, HK169; HK269; FN GL-S; M320; and other launchers adopted to use lethal ammunition (combat types, e. g. - HEF, HEDP, AD, TB);

  • Multi-shot Grenade Launchers: Milkor MGL; M32 MGL; ARSENAL MSGL; and other launchers adopted to use lethal ammunition (combat types, e. g. - HEF, HEDP, AD, TB). 

The rounds RLV-CS-2 are designed to be fired from:

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

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

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

 



TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS
RLV-CS RLV-CS-2
Type Low Velocity, CS Low Velocity, CS
Caliber, mm 40x46 40x46
Overall length, mm 105 max 104.5 max
Weight of the round, kg 0.218 max 0.267
Payload, g 50 g of pyrotechnic composition containing 7.5 g of CS (15%)  
Irritant agent CS CS
Time of active gas emission, s (Discharge time) approx. 20 approx. 20
Primer type Percussion, Boxer Percussion, Boxer
Propellant charge Double base powder Double base powder
Cartridge case material Aluminum alloy Aluminum alloy
Fuze Pyrotechnical, delay time AF416 - point detonating, time and super quick with check action and self-destruction
Arming distance, m N/A

from 10 to 40

Self-destruction time, s N/A from 14 to 19
Time of delay, s from 2.0 to 3.0  
Details of arming function N/A  
Muzzle Velocity, m/s 76 76
Max effective range, m 400 400
Radius of action, m approx. 100 approx. 100
Operation temperature, degrees °C 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