MIL-P-46610 Revision E, November 5, 1973
PRIMERS, PERCUSSION, STYPHNATE AND CHLORATE TYPES, FOR SMALL ARMS AMMUNITION
Includes all amendments and changes through Interim Notice 2, February 12, 1997
Additional Comments: RENUMBERED AS MIL-DTL-46610
This specification covers percussion primers used for igniting the propellant charge in small arms ammunition.
- Primers covered by this specification shall be of the following classes as specified.
Class 1 - Primers procured, packaged and shipped as end items. Class 2 - Primers manufactured by a small arms ammunition prime contractor and intended for assembly into cartridges by the same contractor.