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U.S. LANDMINE, APERS, HE, M16A1

Type:
AP Mine

Country of Origin:
United States

Countries Found In (Suspected):
Burma
Malawi
Vietnam
Mozambique
Angola
Cambodia
Western Sahara
Eritrea
Descriptions
Description:
The figure shows the appearance and dimensions of the M16A1. The M16A1 is externally identical to the M16. This is a high explosive (HE), bounding, fragmenting, antipersonnel (apers), mine actuated by an M605 combination pull/pressure fuze.

Method of Operation:
No data

Markings:
The mine and fuze is painted olive drab with markings stenciled in yellow. Inert mines and fuze are painted olive drab with markings stenciled in white.
Specifications
Width/Diameter (mm):
105

Height/Length (mm):
191

Weight (g):
3600

Explosive Weight (g):
513

Minimum Metal:
No data

Component Materials:
The case is steel.

Case Materials:
steel

Explosive:
TNT

Hazard:
Boobytrap
Cocked-Striker
Ejection
Explosive (HE)
Frag
Movement
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Associated Evidence