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mines and lor pedoes: Explosive projectiles... Shells, projectiles, guided mis
siles with war heads, war heads or rocket heads, loaded with explosives or bursting charges, with or without other materials, for use in cannons, guns, tubes, mortars or other firing or
launching devices. Explosive hand gre- Small metal or other contain: nades,
ers designed to be thrown by hand or projected from a
rifle. Explosive rifle
gre- They are filled with an explonades,
sive or a liquid gas or solid material, such as a toxic or tear gas or an incendiary or smoke producing material
and a bursting charge. Explosive bombs.-.--. Metal or other containers filled
with explosives. Explosive mines... Metal containers filled with a
high explosive. Explosive torpedoes... Metal devices containing, a
means of propulsion and a
quantity of high explosives. ICC packing regulations re
quire that detonating fuzes, tracer fuzes, explosive or ignition devices, bouchons, or fuze parts with explosives contained therein must not be assembled in explosive projectiles, explosive grenades, explosive bombs, explosive mines, explosive torpedoes, or included in the same outside package with these articles unless shipped by, for or to the Depart. ments of the Army, Navy, or Air Force of the US. Government or unless of a type approved by the Bu
reau of Explosives.
projectile, bomb, mine or
No label required Stowage: Magazine or in 8 com.
except bombs, partment entirely allotted for grenades, pro- stowage o! these articles, which jectiles, or other compartment may be located: containers load
“On deck under cover." ed with a poi- "Tween decks or Sonous gas or
“Under deck." liquid. Class A. Outside containers: Strong and an explo- wooden or metal boxes. Gross sive charge, ei- weight of a box containing more ther boxed or than one projectile, grenade, unboxed must bomb or mine must not exceed bear the white 250 lb. “Poison
Explosive projectiles, explosive label.
torpedoes, explosive mines, or explosive bombs, exceeding 90 lbs. in weight, and explosive projectiles of not less than 444 inches in diameter, may be sbipped without being boxed only by, for, or to the Departments of the Army, Navy and Air Force of the United States Government when securely blocked and braced in accord. ance with methods approved by the Bureau of Explosives.
When chemical elements of ammu
nition are shipped assembled with their detonating fuzes or bursting charges, they must be shipped in conformity with the regulations prescribed for “Ammunition projectiles, grenades, bombs, mines and torpedoes", Class A. For shipment of these articles assembled with their ignition elements or expelling charges but without detonating or bursting charges see "Fireworks, special," section 146.20200—Table B-Class B explo
sives. For shipment of these articles
not containing ignition elements, bursting charges, detonating fuzes, or other explosive components, see “Chemical ammunition (containing class A poisons, liquids, gases.)" **Chemical ammunition (containing class B poisons, liquids, of gases.)" or "Chemical am. munition (containing class C
poisons, liquids, gases, or solids)." Stowage: Magazine.. Outside containers: Strong wooden
or metal containers. The gross weight of the outside package must not exceed 150 lb.
Ammunition for small
arms with explosive
bullets. Ammunition for small
arms with explosive projectiles.
Fixed ammunition to be used
in machine guns or similar firearms and consists of a metallic cartridge case, the primer and the propelling charge, with explosive bullet or explosive projectile, with or without detonating fuze, the component parts necessary for one firing being all in one assembly. ICC packing regulations re
quire that detonating fuzes, tracer fuzes, explosive or ignition devices or fuze parts with explosives contained therein must not be assembled in ammunition or included in the same outside package unless shipped by, for or to the Departments of the Army, Navy, or Air Force of the u. s. Govern. ment or unless of a type approved by the Bureau
of Explosives. Each outside package must be
plainly marked: "Ammuni. tion for small arms with explosive bullets," or "Ammu. nition for small arms with explosive projectiles."
Black blasting powder.
erceeding 72 grains
each. Flash powder in inner units exceeding %
ounces each. Flash powder sheets in
bulk. Low blasting explo
sives. Rifle powder. Spreader cartridges ex
ceeding 72 grains each. Sporting powder.
Black powder and low explo- No label required. Stowage: Magazine...
Wooden barrels or kegs (ICO-10 flagrate by contact with
B) not over 200 lb. gr. wt. sparks or flame such as pro
Metal kegs (ICC-13) not less duced by a safety fuse or an
tban 7 inches long and not less electric squib, but cannot be
than 644 lb. net wt. nor over detonated by means of a
150 lb. net wt. No. 8 test blasting cap,
Bundles of metal kegs (ICC-13) Flash powder sheets in bulk,
firmly tied together with rope flash powders packed in in.
and strong burlap, canvas or ner units exceeding 2 ounces
similar material, securely each, and flash powder or
sewed and roped, not over 100 spreader cartridges exceed.
lb, net wt. ing 72 grains each are classed
Wooden boxes; as low explosives.
(ICC-14) WIC, not over 140 Observe "This Side Up" stow
Ib. gr. wt. age of boxes bearing such
(ICC-15A, 16A) WIC, not legend,
over 200 lb. gr. wt. Each outside package must be
Fiberboard boxes: plainly marked with the ap
(ICC-12H, 23F, 23H)WIC, not propriate descriptive name
over 50 lb. net wt.
"black pellet powder.”
packed filling holes up must
be marked "Tbis Side Up."
plosives as described in this
High explosives (when
containing not more
Each outside box must be
plainly marked on top and
236) must be marked “This
No label required.. Stowage: Magazine...
16A) not exceeding 75 lb. gr.
23F, 236, 23H) WIC, not over 65 16. gr. wt.