7.62x39 (M78) Tracer, 15 pcs per box, Hansen Cartridge Company, made in Igman Zavod, Konjic, Yugoslavia
headstamp IK/90, green tip, green primer sealant, green burn (Almost blinding at 3 feet away, had 2 ignite before got this one cut!)
Fabulous! Many thanks for risking life and limb to get those photos posted!
I’ve often wondered if people who sectioned tracers ever had any ignite in the process…
I’ve often wondered if people who sectioned tracers ever had any ignite in the process… [/quote]
I would say it depends much on the tools used. Power driven tools certainly raise the chance for an unintended ignition.
I have sectioned many tracers. I use hand tools instead of powered and have never ignited one.