PMP Mine (Мины ПМП)
Complete blog article, see: https://ivagkin.livejournal.com/119496.html
" The PMP mine hits the target with a bullet of 7.62 mm caliber in the foot or arm - two parts of the body that are most likely to put the mine in action when it is stepped on or dropped by the palm, respectively. "
" Characteristics of the PMP mine: Mass - 145 g Height - 120 mm Diameter on the union nut - 36 mm Trigger force - 7-30 kg Consists of a body, a barrel, a trigger and a pistol cartridge 7.62x25 mm TT. Mine construction is extremely simple. "
Photos posted by Ivagkin-
PMP mine diagram showing the 7.62 x 25mm TT cartridge in place.
EOD recovered PMP mine, partially disassembled. Note 7.62x25mm cartridge on the right.