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    French Time Fuze (beehive)

    French Beehive Time fuze i cut today
    sorry but i know very little about this other than they are commonly found on french ww1 ers shrapnel projectiles,and powder train contained in a lead tube,
    please feel free to add more info
    thanks in advance spotter
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    Last edited by spotter; 25th April 2009 at 06:02 PM.

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    beehive fuses

    Geeeez, there are many French beehives, try this link and click on French fuses..Dano
    http://www.passioncompassion1418.com...tion_menu.html

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    Thanks dano1917 it looks to be the one named as 24/31 mod 1915 or 1916

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    Great cut Spotter
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    Hi
    This fuze T& P 24/31Mle 1916 is used in general on HE French shells
    A shrapnel 75mm sheel use T&P 22/31 fuze without detonator
    There is only one exception with 24/31 like your but never seen in used

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    thanks for the info and identification doctor

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