US Bomb, 20 lb Practice, M48

 

1572-703

Description

This is a dummy of the 20 pound Fragmentation Bomb AN-M41. It has a two ounce black powder charge and uses the Fuze M110 or AN-M110A1 in the nose. It is 21.8 inches long; weighs 19.7 pounds. It is issued in practice bomb clusters M2 and M2A1.

See Also

Bomb, 20 lb Frag, AN-M41, AN-M41A1

Nose, Impact, AN-M110A1

Source(s)

Collaborative Ordnance Data Repository

OP 1664, Volume 2 - US Explosive Ordnance (1947)

USNBD - Bombs and Fuzes, Pyrotechnics (1945)

TM 9-1904, Ammunition Inspection Guide (1944)