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This hollow-charge bounding mine was factory-constructed with the head of a Panzerfaust .
A concrete ring was added to the mine for anti-personell effects.
On function, the mine was launched from the ground and would detonate on impact.
When there was no impact, the mine would self-destruct with the second fuze that was initiated at launch.

Total height : 285mm
Diameter : 158mm
Total weight : 10kilo
Filling : 1587gram RDX/TNT
Fuze :
Knickzünder 43 or Kippzünder.






Information and photo right © Lothar.



Base fuze, impact


The drawing on the right shows the base fuze for this bounding HEAT mine.
It was very simple in construction and functioned on impact.