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For the ease of it, I created only this particular country-page for Czechoslovak, Czech and Slovak grenades.
With this decision, I hope you will excuse me for showing only the Czech flag on the right.


Click on the names below to see additional information.


High Explosive grenades :

1920's throwing dummy

Vz20

Vz21 Offensive

Vz21 Defensive

Rubber training grenade

OUG vz34

ORG vz38

OCRG vz38

RG F1

RG F1 Practice

RG4

RG Cv5

RG Cv8

URG86

URG86 Sk (yellow)

URG86 Sk

Janecek





Pyrotechnical grenades :

Incendiary bottle

P1

P1 variant

P2

P2 II

CN-60 Teargas/smoke candle

PS 25

VS-4

DA 25 serie

DA 60 serie

DA 100 serie

DA 600 serie

DG 50 serie

RGSL-85

V10a

V10b

V5 serie

V30 serie

RDG-2

SG 45

ROS



Here's a list of Czech and Slovakian manufacturers and the letter-codes they used on the ammunition components.
Thanks Milan, for updating this list.

avm - Novoborské strojírny Nový Bor, machine works
aym - Povážské Strojárne, národný podnik, Povážská Bystrica
bnt - Vihorlat Snina
bxn - Blanické strojírny, Sellier & Bellot, Vlašim
cro - Chronotechna Šternberk
czo - Weapons factory Zbrojovka Vsetín
dtp - Vlárské strojírny, Slavicín machine works
ena - Policské strojírny, Policka machine works
esr - Sandrik Dolní Hamry
evr - Kovohute Nýrany, powder filling plant
fut - Adamovské strojírny, Adamov
gps - Unknown factory
gts - Závody všeobecného strojárstva Dubnica nad Váhom, filling&assembling plant
hsu - Kovohute Rokycany
irv - Zbrojovka Bojkovice, nyní Zeveta Bojkovice, Bojkovice weapon factory
jpw - Zbrojovka Vsetín, závod Jablunka
mvs - 53. VZ Mikulovice military base
ndn - Unknown Czech factory (code found on 9mm Luger cartridge cases)
nma - Synthesia, Pardubice-Semtín, powder manufacturer
oma - Unknown Czech factory (code found on 9mm Luger cartridge cases)
rft - Unknown factory
tno - Armádní municní závod Týnište nad Orlicí, munition maintenance
uxa - Zbrojovka Vlašim, národní podnik, Vlašim
vnb - VZ Bohuslavice nad Vlárí, military base
whx - VOP Nováky, Filling and recalibrating plant
wzi - Chemko Strážské
zyj - Unknown Czech factory (code found on fuzes)

0 Unknown Czech factory
R or + Recalibrated and reused cases
K Cartridge case made from silicon-brass

Other codes used by various nitro-gunpowder manufacturers:
Rtl, Rotw, rdf, dwdn, wal, krbg, tgl, dbg, blz, ibn, brb, ktz, frst, odg


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For Czech landmines
CLICK HERE.

Czech fuzes and igniters can be found
HERE.