off-carriage fire control equipment

off-carriage fire control equipment

[′ȯf ‚kar·ij ′fīr kən‚trōl i‚kwip·mənt]
(ordnance)
Fire control items, such as directors, aiming circles, and observation instruments, which are required for directing the fire of the weapon and which are separately transported.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.