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no 68

  1. N

    No 68 AT gren

    Hello, I've just bought a relic No 68 A/T grenade, (inert/drill), Mk 1. 1942. I know these were probably the first to use a hollow shaped charge and could penetrate 2" of armour. Due to the severe corrosion on two of the fins it may prove too difficult for me to restore, so it will either stay...
  2. spotter

    No68 Rifle Grenade

    The No68 Rifle Grenade enterd service in Nov 1940 It was launched using a 2.5in cup discharger attatched to the rifle.Designed as an anti tank grenade it used a shaped charge Markings: Red filling ring,Green or GGreen/Black band to indicate filling type