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FMK-1 Mod. 1

Mina Terrestre Antipersonal no Metalica

Antipersonell mine , made of plastic. It is similar in function to the Russian
PMN.
This A/P-mine is also used as the fuze for the
FMK-3 and FMK-5 AT-mine, see below.
Filled with TNT, the mine needs 9kilo of pressure to set it off.
These mines are produced by Fray Luis Beltran.

Height : 44mm
Diameter : 82mm
Weight : 296gram


Photos © Micha V.





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FMK-3

under construction





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FMK-5 Mod. 0

Mina Terrestre Antitanque no Metalica circular.
This antitank mine uses a standard FMK-1 antipersonell mine as a fuze.

Height : 88mm
Diameter : 254mm
Weight : 6125gram
Filling : TNT


Photo and info thanks to Manuel.



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Demolition charges :

Carga Hueca FMK1 Mod.0 ,
2350gram TNT hollow charge, electrically initiated.
Total length : 467mm , Total weight : 3,8kilo
Penetration (steel) : 385mm
Penetration (reinf. concrete) : 1100mm



Carga Hueca FMK3 Mod. 0 ,
5510gram TNT hollow charge, electrically initiated.
Total length : 414,6mm , Total weight : 7,28kilo
Penetration (steel) : 210mm
Penetration (reinf. concrete) : 800mm



Both charges are produced by Fray Luis Beltran

Photo and info thanks to Manuel.



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