US Cluster, 500 lb Incendiary, M32

 

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Description

Incendiary bomb cluster M32 consists of cluster adapter M26 filled with 108 incendiary bombs AN-M50A3 which are fitted with three cluster  ejection cartridges, two fuzes and an arming wire. The cluster is approximately 60 inches long, 14 7/8 inches in diameter, and weighs approximately 617 pounds. Bomb cluster M32 is identical with the M31 except for slight differences in the cluster adapter and the type and number of bombs used.

See Also

Bomb, 4 lb Incendiary, AN-M50A3

Cluster, 500 lb Incendiary, M31

Cluster Adapter, M26

Nose/Tail, MT, M908

Tail, MT, M152A1

Source(s)

Collaborative Ordnance Data Repository

TM 9-1385-51, Ammunition (Conventional) for Explosive Ordnance Disposal (1967)

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

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