The M67 Grenade is a fragmentation grenade used by the United States military and Canadian forces, almost half a pound of high explosive with a fatal blast radius of 5 yards. It was the Explosive weapon of the Green Beret.
Description[edit | edit source]
- Range: 40 yards
- Kill Zone: 5 yards
- Length: 3.5 inches
- Weight: 14 oz
- Diameter: 2.5 in
- Filling: Composition B
- Filling Weight: 6.5 oz
- Detonation Mechanism: Pyrotechnic delay M213 fuse- four second delay
Uses[edit | edit source]
The M67 was adopted to replace the M61 grenade used during the Vietnam War, and the Mk. II "Pineapple" Bomb used since World War II.
It is mandatory for every American marine to have at least one grenade at the start of combat operations.
In show[edit | edit source]
This weapon was tested against the Spetsnaz RGD-5 Grenade. The M67 was detonated in a clear box with two dummies and a pig, and managed to take them all out. The M67 won due to its larger blast radius.