Mk80 Series General Purpose Bombs
|Ordtech manufactures Mk80 series of aircraft bombs Mk81,
Mk82, Mk83, Mk84 and accessories.
Mk80 General Purpose Std. NATO bomb is relatively thin-cased with a slender body for improved ballistics. Warhead body is forged from seamless Steel Tube ASTM-A 106 Grade “C” Quality. Two conduits for fuze lanyards connect the nose and tail fuze wells to the charging well. All wells except the lug wells are closed with metal or plastic plugs for shipping. Bomb base plug plate is fastened to body by locking pins embeded in the solidified filler of the bomb. Approximately 40% of assembled mass is explosive charge.
Main parts comprising the bomb are the following : (excluding HE charge, tail fins and fuzes) : Bomb Body, Suspension Lugs, Nose Fuze Wel, Tail Fuze Well, Fuze Seat Liners, Charging Well, Closure Plugs, Forward Conduit, Rear Conduit, Fuze Seat.