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Found metal detecting -any ideas please?

Article about: Hi all Recently found these on an outing when visiting family in Germany, they look like mortar container lids but are not a “push on” fit they have lugs underneath and would appear to be a

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    Don't think they are related Mark,

    Found metal detecting -any ideas please?

    This is the bomb kiste for an Abwurfbehälter 500.

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    With bits of cluster bombs being evident following the I.D i found this pic and noted the lid by the nose , with the khaki colour on my lid i wondered if it was this. Have no dimensions for the pic but sounds like it may not be this. I was just a bit puzzled why so manycleaning tube lids would be discarded if they were panther tube lids.
    Found metal detecting -any ideas please?

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    Think you may be correct in your hunch about the cap actually being from the nose of an AB500 Mark.

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    It was you pointing me in the direction of the incendiaries that made me stumble on the pic, thanks again fo narrowing my search!
    Regards
    Mark

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    It's always good to get an item identified after finding it, well done.

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