General Description And Comment

The large truncated cone-shaped charge is enctised in heavy-gage »heel metal with welded scam». Ita iui>s i» a )>ull rcl«as.e or pull-friction device of unknown construction, whiidi k?> initiated when a nearby Viet Cong iug9 on »he pull wire. This rhargr is also luuiid (•• lie ««criisionully fuzed for electrical initiation. CIIAKACI ERISTICS

Unpainted nj black

11 in 22 111 TNT

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Small Truncal«] Cone-Shaped Charge CENF.RAI. DESCRIPTION AND COMMENT

Tlic email iruncatcd conc-*hapcd charge U encawd in sheet metal plates rivcinJ together. A poll-frioljon fu«£ jn the *ir>all end usually initiates the r»|i)o»ivc charge; it contain* a delay element vhich allows, the Viet Cong saboteur to leave the vicinity before the explosion, Some rJur^ca Iuiyc alao Le^rii iound with electrical detonator« and wire %nth boobytrip* in the fuze nwrbanwm. char ACT ERISTICS

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Turtle Charge

15 to U; lb tnt oc homemade c*pli>*ive Appro* 9 see < pull-friction)

Turtle Charge

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