A look at historic explosive incendiary rounds in 7.62×39, These have a Tetryl explosive with an internal firing mechanism in the projectile.
This is an explosive incendiary round made up of a steel jacket enclosing a firing pin, tetryl explosive capsule and incendiary mixture in the bullet tip. Upon impact the firing pin strikes the explosive capsule whereon the explosion scatters the incendiary mixture.
A diagram and cutaway photo show the internal components of this complex projectile. The test in this video show the destructive capabilities of this ammunition.
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History, Education, Collectible Ammunition