ATM-7 Weapon Systems // Land Mines // Anti-Tank


Country of Origin: Austria

The ATM-7 is a relatively simple side-attack anti-tank mine. The Misznay Schardin warhead, which consists of explosives packed behind a heavy plate, is mounted on a stand to aid in aiming. When the mine is detonated, the plate is formed into a slug and propelled toward the target by the explosives. The mine originally used either a breakwire, infrared fuze or command detonation. Only command-initiated detonation is permitted under current Austrian law. The ATM-7 has one fuze well and...

 

Like what you're reading? Become a member.

To become a member, please call 888-275-2264 or click here to
request subscription information.

If you are already a member, please log in to view this content.