US Bomb, 500 lb GP, Mk 3 Mod 1, Mk 9, Mk 12 Mod 0-2
Body construction: One-piece steel, forged or drawn; cylindrical with ogival nose.
Suspension: Horizontal suspension by two lugs or trunnions on band for dive bombing.
Color and markings: Grey over all with yellow disc between lugs, indicating HE.
Tail construction: Four sheet metal vanes are welded to a cone which is attached to the body by a nut which surrounds the fuze. Box-type struts are used.
Tail, Hydrostatic, Mk 229 Mod 3
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