Ozm 4

Characteristic of OZM4:

Type: Anti-personnel mine, bounding fragmentation

Manufacturer: Russian

Countries Used in: Afghnistan, Angola, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Nicaragua, Vietnam

Diameter: 90mm
Height: 140mm
Weight: 5kg
Shape: cylinder

Explosive Content: 170 g TNT

Material: Iron cast; steel or plastic fuze

Activation Method:
Mostly Tripwire, fuze.
Initiating the fuze ignites a propellant charge in the base of the mine, which blows out a base plug to propel the mine body into the air. A tether cord then initiates the internal mechanical fuze, firing the detonator and main charge to shatter the steel body into fragments.

Safety Distance:
Frag range of 100m

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