Burster, C8R1

 

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Description

Burster C8R1 consists of a tubular fiber body which contains an explosive filler of approximately 2 1/2 grams of tetryl and a nonelectric blasting cap. The end of the tube containing the explosive filler is closed by a fiber plug and is painted red for a distance of one half inch from the end of the burster. The end of the tube containing the blasting cap is open. Burster C8R1 is a component of igniters M15 and M16.

See Also

Igniter, AN-M16

Igniter, M15

Source(s)

TM 9-1325-200, Bombs and Bomb Components (1966)

TM 3-400, Chemical Bombs and Clusters (1957)