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40 MM T S SHELL (250 MTRS)

In Special operations for non-lethal probing fire to avoid collateral damage. It can also be used as wood piercing shell for flushing out operations.


Technical Specification


Fired from 40 mm Multi Grenade Launcher
Irritant Chemical CS
Smoke emission time 15 ± 5 Sec
Shell Body Aluminium
Range 250 + 10 mtrs
Shelf life

Operational – 05 Years

For training purpose – 02 years

(Total life – 07 years)



  • In special operations for non-lethal probing fire.
  • Can be fired while maintaining a safe stand- off distance (250 ± 10 meters).
  • Can be used as wood piercing shell (up to range of 50 meters) for flushing out operations while avoiding collateral damage in special Ops.
  • Can be used in indirect fire role over the cliffs, tree line and broken/undulating ground.


  • To retain initiative with security forces in tactical situations.
  • Fired by using MGL, therefore, no additional weapon is required.
  • Achieve range up to 250 ± 10 meters.
  • Easy to fire.
  • Can be used in all weather conditions.
  • Designed for outdoor application.
  • Significantly reduces chances of collateral damage.


  • Not to be used in closed space.