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    Help ID unknown LaHitte? type projectile


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    hmm, do they grow in Alaska, or is it the same shell:

    http://www.bocn.co.uk/vbforum/thread...ighlight=swiss

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    Quote Originally Posted by Alpini View Post
    hmm, do they grow in Alaska, or is it the same shell:

    http://www.bocn.co.uk/vbforum/thread...ighlight=swiss
    Thanks, I missed that thread. Interesting-the fuze looks very close in design to a recent US mortar shell illumination fuze, M82 or so, which is nearly all zinc but must very similar in function and design. Both the old and new are PTT.

 

 

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