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No76 Mk2 nose pistol


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Another addition to the collection is this nice N076 Mk2 nose pistol used with MC 500lb & 100lb bombs
Markings P76 Mk2 BEC 8/53

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hmmm sorry dont know why i have not posted photo of this pistol


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Nice Nose pistol Allan
As you say was used in the MC500 and 1,000Lb bombs
Functioning Impact, Instataneous , diapram operated
Arming time = 13 revolutions of the arming vane

Source British Bomb and Rocket pistols and fuzes
By Dave Andrews and Alan Swan