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    HI GUYS
    I picked this up to day at Chatham docks i purchased it as a incendiary bomb not knowing for sure i cant find it in my references so I it measures at the fin 81 mm 53 around the middle and 45 across the front end it has been fired ? any thoughts much appreciated THANKS STEVE

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    never seen one like this before, normally incendaries burst on impact, but this looks like its designed to burn through the air, so i,m wondering if its a type of marker flare, possibly to see wind direction prior to bomb release??????

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    Maybe for a recoilless rifle?

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    Its the rocket motor from a canadian 3.2 Heller Anti Tank Rocket,in service from the mid 1950s until 1967
    attached photo are of a complete one i found whilst doing a clearance task on sennelager a few years ago


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    hi there a big thanks steve

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    Well thats different

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