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About the AN-M8 HC Smoke Grenade:
- Body – sheet, steel cylinder.
- Filler - 19 ounces of Type C, HC smoke mixture.
- Fuse - M201A1.
- Weight - 24 ounces.
- Safety clip - no.
- Capabilities – The average Soldier can throw the AN-M8 grenade 30 meters. The grenade emits a dense cloud of white smoke for 105 to 150 seconds. The AN-M8 Grenade produces harmful hydrochloric fumes that irritate the eyes, throat and lungs. It should not be used in closed-in areas unless soldiers are wearing protective masks.
- Color/markings – The AN-M8 grenade has a light green body with black markings and a white top.
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