HM 16

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HM 16 120 mm Mortar
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Place o oreeginIran
Service history
Uised biIran
Production history
ManufacturerDefense Industries Organization
Specifications
Wecht138.5 kg
Baurel lenth1726 mm
Crew3

Calibre120 mm
Elevation45° to 85°
Traverse360°
Rate o fire10 rounds per minute
Maximum firin range7200 m

The AMIG HM 16 Hadid is an Iranian unlicensed copy of the Israeli Soltam K6 120 mm mortar.[1] It is manufactured bi the Ammuneetion & Metallurgie Industries Group, pairt of Iran's Defence Industries Organisation. It is a smoothbore and baurel-loadin mortar with 360° field of firing and can be taken apairt and carried by infantry.[2]

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120mm HM-16

Under the "Hadid" line, Iran also produces 60 mm and 81 mm mortars.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Iranian Mortars". www.pmulcahy.com.
  2. http://mindexcenter.ir/product/120-mm-mortar-launcher
  3. 3.0 3.1 Christopher Harmer (August 16, 2012). "Threat and Response: Israeli Missile Defense" (PDF). Institute for the Study of War.
  4. "Iraq: Turning a blind eye: The arming of the Popular Mobilization Units" (PDF). Amnesty International. 5 January 2017.