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Strange Bomb shell need ID!

Article about: I have a never seen bomb shell dug up in the DMZ in Vinh Linh - Quang Tri - Viet Nam. It look like made by fiberglass I think and it have a code " DT-2 " inside. Please help me guy

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    Question Strange Bomb shell need ID!

    I have a never seen bomb shell dug up in the DMZ in Vinh Linh - Quang Tri - Viet Nam. It look like made by fiberglass I think and it have a code " DT-2 " inside.
    Please help me guys!
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    It looks a bit like a drop tank. What size is it?

    Best Regards,

    Andy

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    It does look like a drop tank. Or maybe napalm. The skin is too thin to be As we call it an "Iron bomb".
    Any more writing on it, other than DT2?? I would guess it is a drop tank with the markings DT on it.


    John
    I specialize in M1 carbines and Lugers.

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    I agree - Drop tank was my first thought as well.
    Regards,


    Steve.

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    Thanks guys!

    It length about 1meter45 and width about 60 centimeters . It made by fiberglass. I just seen a drop tank made by allminium .

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    Cluster bomb half?

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    Propaganda leaflet canister???

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    My guess as well, TestMatch-a cluster bomb delivery system case half, I'd say.
    William

    "Much that once was, is lost. For none now live who remember it."

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    thanks guys
    I found the information. It is the MK129 leaflet bomb
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    Nice catch, Phil! We were all Close, but You nailed it! Good call!
    William

    "Much that once was, is lost. For none now live who remember it."

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