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    Help, Help!!!

    To the experts! Who has seen such a bomb before? I'm grateful for any information.
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    Search always English and US Bomb Fuzes!

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    Really going out on a limb here. Kind of like a copy of the AN-M47.

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    It have a similar look of these :



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    Any live or dug ordnance presented by me has been disposed of by EOD technicians.

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    The suspension lug is reminiscent of British designs, but the fuze looks like a Jap mortar fuze, and it doesn't have a spinner or safety.
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    Looks like a 115lb M70 chemical bomb.
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    Japanese fuze
    American body
    British suspension lug
    Russian tailfins
    Strange marking

    Hum, hum, seems to be a famous mix !


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    Any live or dug ordnance presented by me has been disposed of by EOD technicians.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Yodamaster View Post
    Japanese fuze
    American body
    British suspension lug
    Russian tailfins
    Strange marking

    Hum, hum, seems to be a famous mix !


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    The fuze is definitely a stuffer, the paint job and the tail are obviously not original and not even correct.
    A bunch of US bombs were manufactured with a simple lug on the other side for dive bombers.
    Last edited by strakv; 16th January 2020 at 06:22 PM.

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