Type 69

Characteristic of Type 69:

Type:AP bounding fragmentation mine

Manufacturer:Chinese

Countries in used: Afghanistan, Angola, Cambodia, China, Djibouti, Eritre, Ethiopia, Laos, Sudan, Thailand

Size:
Diameter:61mm
Width:168mm
Weight:1.4 kg
Shape: cylindrical

Material: case is sheet metal, fragmenting body is cast iron, fuze body is plastic

Explosive Content: TNT 105g

Activation Method:
The dual-purpose fuze can be actuated by pressure or by tripwire.
The operating pressure is 7-20kg.
Initiating the fuze or electrical charge ignites a propellant charge in the base of the mine, which blows out a disc to propel the mine body into the air. A pyrotechnic delay then initiates the detonator and main charge to shatter the steel body into fragments.

Safety Distance:
Frag range of 100m

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