30mm Armor Piercing Tracer Round

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30mm Armor Piercing Tracer Round


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Discover the powerful legacy of the 30x173mm Armor Piercing Tracer Round at Ordnance.com. This inert round, renowned in military history for its incredible penetrative power, presents an excellent addition to any military memorabilia collection. Though it lacks the tungsten penetrator, it's in outstanding condition and housed in a freshly anodized case, combining vintage appeal with a fresh, modern touch. The 30x173mm round has a storied past, notably used in the GAU-8 Avenger autocannon mounted on the A-10 Thunderbolt II, a testament to its unrivaled strength and precision. Own a piece of military history with this inert 30x173mm Armor Piercing Tracer Round.

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30mm Armor Piercing Tracer Round. 30x173mm. Immerse yourself in military history with our inert 30x173mm Armor Piercing Tracer Round, now available on Ordnance.com. While this collectible does not contain a tungsten penetrator, it remains an authentic piece of artillery history and a prime example of military innovation. The 30x173mm round, known for its powerful armor piercing capabilities, was first introduced in the 1970s for use in the GAU-8/A Avenger, a seven-barrel Gatling-style autocannon that became the primary weapon of the A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft. This round was designed to defeat enemy armored vehicles, making it a crucial component in aerial warfare. Our particular round, while inert, maintains the original design and visual aesthetic of the 30x173mm round, with the added appeal of a newly anodized case. The anodizing process not only enhances the round's look but also increases its resistance to corrosion, ensuring it remains in excellent condition for years to come. This 30x173mm Armor Piercing Tracer Round is a great addition to any military memorabilia collection, serving as a tangible link to the past. Whether you're a history aficionado, a military enthusiast, or a collector of unique items, this piece is sure to capture your interest. Explore Ordnance.com today and bring home a piece of military history with our inert 30x173mm Armor Piercing Tracer Round. Remember, each purchase supports our mission to preserve and share the rich history of military ordnance. Don't miss out on this opportunity to own a piece of history while supporting our cause. Please note: This round is completely safe and inert, making it a perfect display piece. It contains no explosive materials.

Approx length 11", Approx width 1.75",  Approx weight 1.00lbs.

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