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    smoke float

    not a bomb ,but the right shape!

    ,pre-ww2 - 1950's aerial smoke float .
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    nice original paint.

    How was the smoke compound initiated exactly, did it have a water sensitive fuse? Tig.

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    Hi Tig
    There wa a tail pistol fitted to the smoke float , which functions on hitting the water, depending on what type it is but was if British we used the No23 tail pistol, burning time was approx 6 mins
    Type of fuze used
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    Last edited by Fuzeman; 8th August 2009 at 12:33 PM.

 

 

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