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This is the first Yugoslavian produced antipersonnel mine after ww2 and it's a copy of german ww2 Schützenmine 42.
It is completly made of wood, more precisly from a combination of wood and plywood.
The body has 200 gram TNT block and the fuze
UPDM-1.



The mine is painted in a colour very similar to the german ww2 army grey colour, but slightly lighter shade.
In the late 1940s and in the early 1950s that was the standard Yugoslavian people's army colour.
The mine doesn't have any markings.

Length : 196 mm
Width : 95 mm
Height : 45 mm
Weight : 400 gram


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