Object Title

Wire cutter attachment

Wire cutter attachment

Date

1915

Object Number

XIII.241

Provenance

Old Tower collection

Physical Description

For use with the S.M.L.E. rifle. When the round is fired the bullet will cut the wire that is trapped in the jaws of the breaker.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 148 mm (5.8 in.) Weight: 116 grams (0.3 lb.)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none

Inscriptions and Marks

Body, stamped: EFD

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Formerly on loan to the MOD Pattern Room