US Cluster, 500 lb Frag, M29, M29A1

 

1411-f265c

Description

500-pound size for 90 4-pound Frag Bombs M83. The container is like the M15, except for size. In the Adapter M16, the bombs are loaded in “wafer” assemblies. This cluster has a third single lug for British suspension.

See Also

Bomb, 4 lb Frag, M83

Source(s)

Collaborative Ordnance Data Repository

OP 2216, Volume 1 - Aircraft Bombs, Fuzes, and Associated Components (1960)

OP 1280, Aircraft Bombs (1955)

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