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This grenade consisted of a thin sheet steel body and was filled with Thermite.
It had a bakelite fuze fitted on top which had to be struck to a hard surface.
It had 5seconds delay. After firing the user could place or throw it where it was needed as it would not burst.
The grenade was used for demolition of equipment as the heat would rise up to 3000 degrees Celcius.

Length: 180mm , Diameter: 55mm. Weight: 568gram.
Filling: 482gram S.R. 382. Delay: 5 seconds.

Photos © B. Bosman.





Photo Dave Sampson.



Photo M. Jochoms.