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82-mm Type W84 mortar

Country of Origin: China


The Type W84 82-mm mortar consisted of three components: tube, bipod and base plate. It was similar to earlier 82-mm mortars, but had a longer barrel and a circular base plate.

The Type W84 fired high-explosive (HE), smoke and illuminating ammunition.


No longer in service. NORINCO may still offer the Type W84 for export.

Initial operational capability 1984.


 China North Industries Corp. (NORINCO), Beijing, China


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