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11/22/2017 10:05:29 PM
Posted: 10/9/2004 12:12:50 PM EST
[Last Edit: 10/12/2004 4:14:58 AM EST by militiamedic]
I have a question about 30cal.(30-06) military ammo. I have just come across alot of 30cal in Grand clips and linked belt. I have red tips, orange tips, and black tips. I figure black is armor piercing and red is tracer. What is orange?pg.photos.yahoo.com/ph/militiamedic2000/detail?.dir=ce53&.dnm=a657.jpg

Thanks for your help......Kevin

Link Posted: 10/9/2004 12:16:36 PM EST
Tang dipped rounds, raises vitamin c levels before death.
Link Posted: 10/9/2004 12:45:40 PM EST
Alternate tracer color

http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/systems/munitions/30.htm
Link Posted: 10/9/2004 1:10:03 PM EST
What headstamp is it?
Link Posted: 10/9/2004 4:47:06 PM EST
[Last Edit: 10/9/2004 4:51:57 PM EST by militiamedic]
The majority is LC stamped there is some SL/LS and some TW. The funny thing about this whole thing is that i've been going through some of my grandpa's ammo. I found all this hiding in the bottoms of 30 cal cans. Something else I found was 800 rnd of 7.62 NATO blanks linked for M60.
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