The M60D machine gun is used for M24 and M41 arma-
ment subsystems. The ammunition for 7.62 mm machine
gun M60D is classified as small arms ammunition and is
issued in linked belts. Issue is in proportion by types to
meet tactical requirements (table 4-2-2).
Table 4-2-2. Authorized Cartridges
7.62-millimeter: AP, NATO M61
7.62-millimeter: Ball, NATO M59
Table 4-2-2. Authorized Cartridges (Continued)
7.62-millimeter: Ball, NATO M80
7.62-millimeter: Tracer, NATO M62
7.62-millimeter: Dummy, NATO M63
4-2-11. Armament Subsystem M41.
Armament subsystem M41 is installed at the rear edge
of the ramp. The mount has a pintle and post with limiting
cam surfaces similar to those on armament subsystem
M24 mount assembly. The machine gun, ammunition
can, and ejection control bag are the same as those on
armament subsystem M24.
Figure 4-2-9. Machine Gun Positioned on Pintle Left Side Shown