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    strange 20pr case

    a friend of mine has this 20pr case.brass or copper closing disc soldered at the mouth,slot and hole that goes through to the inside,maybe for a fuse or electric det
    anyone got any ideas
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    It could be a firing circuit tester.

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    yes that's a good suggestion,but wouldn't it be marked to show that,another idea I had was that it is for destroying the gun/tank buy putting explosive in the case and running an electric det through the hole and the wire would go out to a blasting machine?

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    That seems overcomplicated and risky, an incendiary grenade was standard for a long time. If that were the case your own logic would seem to require that it be marked?
    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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    A piggy bank?? A test cartridge would be marked so.
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    That makes sense, a 20pr piggy bank to save 20pound of pennies!

 

 

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