What is This?


I found this in the desert.
approx. .575 ca. 21/2 inch long with 2" of lead. I’ve never seen anything like it


Looks like the projectile form a 14.5mm FAT artillery trainer.


Some variants:


So, Will this thing explode?


The one depicted has already set off it’s spotting charge. So the answer is: no!


Whew, Thanks for the the info. Very ,much appreciated.