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Encyclopedia > List of landmines

This is a complete list of landmines. U.S. Army soldier removes fuse from a Russian-made mine to clear a minefield outside of Fallujah, Iraq. ...

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Anti-vehicle mines

Blast mines

The GATOR mine system is a US system of air-dropped anti-tank and anti-personnel mines, that was developed in the 1980s to be compatible with existing cluster dispensors. ... The HB 876 mine was an air dropped area denial weapon. ... No 75 / AT Hawkins Type Hand grenade/(Mine) Nationality United Kingdom Era World War II Platform Individual Target Vehicle History Date of design Production period Service duration 1942 - 1945 Operators United Kingdom, US War service World War II Specifications Type Anti-tank Filling Nobel 704 HE Detonation crush igniter Weight... Type 72 Type 72 Non-Metallic is a Chinese circular, plastic bodied landmine which is designed to damage or destroy a vehicle by blast effect. ...

Shaped charge/Misznay Schardin effect

  • APILAS mine
  • ARGES mine
  • AT2 mine
  • FFV 016 mine
  • FFV 028 mine
  • HAK-1 mine
  • HPD-1 mine
  • HPD-2 mine
  • HPD-3 mine
  • Intelligent Horizontal Mine
  • K441/442 mine
  • Kasia 100/170 mine
  • KB-PTM mine
  • KRIZNA-D mine
  • M-24 mine
  • MC-71 mine
  • MIACAH F1 mine
  • MI AC Disp F1 Minotaur mine
  • MIFF mine
  • MN-111 mine
  • MN-121 mine
  • MN-123 mine
  • MPB mine
  • MSM MK2 mine
  • No 8 mine
  • PARM 1 mine
  • PARM 2 mine
  • PD Mi-PK mine
  • PT Mi-P mine
  • PT Mi-U mine
  • Pz Mi 88 mine
  • SATM mine
  • SB-MV/1 mine
  • SLAM mine
  • T-93 mine
  • TM-72 mine
  • TM-83 mine
  • TM-89 mine
  • TMK-2 mine
  • TMRP-7 mine
  • Type 84 mine
  • VS-SATM1 mine

Sectioned HEAT round with the inner shaped charge visible A shaped charge is an explosive charge shaped to focus the effect of the explosives energy. ...

Full width mines

  • Barmine

Side attack mines

  • MON-100
  • MON-200

Country of Origin: Russia Mine Action: Material: Sheet Metal Shape: Circular Colour: Green, Olive Total Weight (grams): 5000. ...

Wide area mines

  • M93 HORNET mine

Anti-personnel mines

Fragmentation mines

The GATOR mine system is a US system of air-dropped anti-tank and anti-personnel mines, that was developed in the 1980s to be compatible with existing cluster dispensors. ... The HB 876 mine was an air dropped area denial weapon. ... The JP233 was a British submunition delivery system consisting of a pair of large pods carrying several hundred submunitions designed to attack runways. ...

Directional mines

Parts of the M18A1 Claymore The M18A1 Claymore Antipersonnel Mine is a weapon often used by many countries around the world, named after the large Scottish sword, by the inventor, Norman A. MacLeod. ... Country of Origin: Russia Mine Action: Material: Sheet Metal Shape: Circular Colour: Green, Olive Total Weight (grams): 5000. ...

Blast mines

  • APP M-57 mine
  • BLU-43
  • GYATA-64 mine
  • Gravel mines
  • M14 mine
  • M409 mine
  • MD-82 mine
  • MI AP DV M59 mine
  • MN-79 mine
  • PFM-1
  • PMD-6 mine
  • PMN mine
  • PMN-2 mine
  • PP Mi-D mine
  • PRB M35 mine
  • Schu-mine 42
  • SB-33 mine
  • TS-50 mine
  • VAR/40 mine
  • VS-50 mine
  • VS-MK2 mine

BLU-43/B schematic BLU-43/A/B Dragontooth is a US army land mine. ... Gravel mines, also called Button mines were small US made air-dropped anti-personnel mines. ... The M14 mine is a US small anti-personnel landmine first fielded in the 1950s. ... PFM-1 schematic PFM-1 (Russian: ПФМ-1, short for противопехотная фугасная мина - anti-infantry cluster landmine; NATO name: Blue parrot, also known as butterfly mine) is a land mine of Soviet production, very similar to BLU-43 US Army landmine. ...

Bounding mines

A cutaway of an M16A2 mine The M16 mine is a US made bounding anti-personnel mine. ... M86 Pursuit Deterrent Munition Primarily used by Special Forces personnel, the M86 Pursuit-Deterrent Munition is a manually activated version of the Area Denial Artillery Munition (ADAM) with a hand grenade-type release firing mechanism. ... An American paratrooper demonstrates the process of removing a live S-mine The German S-mine (Schrapnellmine in German), also known as Bouncing Betty, is the best-known version of a class of mines known as bounding mines. ... Valmara 69 is an anti-personnel landmine, originally produced in Italy. ...

Flame mines

Chemical mines

Anti-helicopter mines

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Nuclear landmines

Blue Peacock—dubbed the chicken-powered nuclear bomb—was the codename of a British project in the 1950s with the goal to store a number of ten-kiloton nuclear mines in the Rhine area in Germany, to be placed at nearby target locations in the case of war. ... Scientists look at a MADM nuclear landmine casing (warhead is at left. ...

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