German fuze AZ23 with plastc body (drawing)


#1

Interesting substitution of materials, was this ever in general use?

Happy collecting, Peter


#2

Peter, such fuzes were made in various versions and models and were in wide spread use.


#3

Was this made near the end of the war when materials like aluminium would have been running out?


#4

Falcon, correct. These are substitute materials in order to save strategic raw materials like even steel.