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Type: Bounding APERS, Fragmentation
Weight: 2.2 lbs
Diameter: 3.1 in
Height: 5.7 in
Main Charge: 6 oz of Composition B
Booster Charge: 0.05 oz Tetryl
Fuze: Integral
Triggers: Pressure plate or 4 tripwires
Bounding Height: 6 feet
Specific Hazards: Blast and fragmentation
Danger Area: Lethal-50m, Casualty-100m
Construction: Metal



This is a small mine, about the size of a soda can, with a integral fuze that is fired either by pressure or up to 4 tripwires. When activated, a propelling charge fires a fragmenting steel ball into the air to a height of about 6 feet where it detonates.