base fuse

base fuse

[′bās ¦fyüz]
(ordnance)
A fuse installed in the bottom of a projectile.
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Tenders are invited for Dmc Base Fuse Terminal With Two Nos Stud, Size - 10 X 55 Mm With Four Nos Nuts And Four Nos Flat Washer As Per Drg No.
Though equipped with a base fuse this munition will have the same ballistics as the current 120 HE Fl round.