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    Hi

    Does anyone have any technical dat on the fuses used in BLU26b 36b 59b submunitions. ie M219 M291e1 M218???????

    The M83 was used in Vietnam and Laos. Nasty stuff. 3 fuzes!!!! Blowing one in situ tomorrow.

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    There was a thread with photos over on the WK2Ammo forum:

    http://www.wk2ammo.com/showthread.php?t=3763

    It is listed under sectioned rounds post 1945.
    Last edited by HAZORD; 4th May 2011 at 08:10 AM.
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    Any Live or Dug ordnance shown by me has been disposed of by military EOD personnel .


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    And he can get additional info if he sends a PM with an e-mail address.
    All dug or live ordnance shown in my posts is under EOD control and has been or will be dealt with accordingly by EOD personnel

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    Here is some info from a technical source.

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    All dug or live ordnance shown in my posts is under EOD control and has been or will be dealt with accordingly by EOD personnel

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    Quote Originally Posted by butterfly View Post
    Ok here is my input. I know these were used in Vietnam........

    U.S. M83 4lb cluster bomb (butterfly bomb)

    regards Kev
    Has anyone out there got nice examples of these they can show?
    Dave.

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    Dave,

    This post has a few photos of a couple of mine:

    http://www.bocn.co.uk/vbforum/thread...butterfly+bomb
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