GRAD-P 122mm

Portable Tripod-mounted Rocket Launcher


GRAD-P Light portable rocket system is the complete system comprises a standard BM-21 Grad monotube single-round man-portable launcher (it can be reloaded and used again), a standard-long 9M22U 122 mm high-explosive fragmentation rocket and a fire control panel. This system has been adopted in recent years by various African and Middle-east countries within the last terrorist-groups and various fractions civil wars as well as it is still popular with the paramilitary and guerrilla forces. The system is light-weight and thus highly mobile and can be carried by 2 soldiers after shot for changing position in order to not be detected. It can be also mounted on the pick-ups and other lightly armoured military or paramilitary vehicles. The rocket launcher is loaded from the rear part and is very easy and simple for operation and maintenance. Grad-P system can be used for direct as well as indirect fire against point or surface targets. The system is very reliable and is controlled remotely by the Fire control panel to avoid jeopardy for the operator.
 





TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS:

Field launcher Type Man-portable Tripod-mounted Rocket Launcher/Reactive weapon  
Machine gun Producer Compel Industries – Slovakia (European Union)  
Caliber/Cartridge 122mm smoothbore (9M22U standard-long Grad rocket HE)  
Weight of weapon 62,0 kg (without tripod), 94,0 kg (with tripod)  
Weapon Length 3 010 mm  
Weapon height 1,6 m (3,1 m width allowing full weapon traverse)  
Weapon crew 2 (1 gunner and 1 loader) – manually loaded from the bottom side  
Rate of Fire 4 – 5 rounds/min (theoretical), 2 – 3 rounds/min (practical)  
Muzzle velocity 680 – 690 m/s  
Max. effective range 5.000 – 20.000 m (for indirect firing)  
     
 

STANDARD WEAPON EQUIPMENT & ACCESSORIES:

  • Rocket launcher - mono-tube with ignition system
  • 1 pc of Movable adjustable weapon support
  • 1 pc of Adjustable folding carriage tripod
  • 1 pc of Electric ignition device – Fire control panel
  • 1 pc of Optical sight - aiming device for direct firing
  • 1 pc of Artillery quadrant - for indirect firing
  • 1 pc of Barrel protective caps set
  • 1 pc of cleaning-kit and tool-kit Carrying bag
  • 1 pc of Small spare parts and tools maintenance kit
  • 1 pc of Standard cleaning kit incl. cleaning rod, brush, oilcan and rag