HAND GRENADES

GH-CS , GH-CS-1

HAND GRENADES

 Hand Grenades with Irritant action GH-CS and GH-CS-1

GH-CS: NSN 1330-50-001-2657

GH-CS-1: NSN 1330-50-001-3043

 

The Hand Grenades GH-CS and  GH-CS-1  are used to incapacitate criminals, handle hostage situations, assist counter terrorist operations, as well as, operations for order restoration.

The purpose of the intended use is to obtain the incapacitating effect, i.e. temporarily incapacitate a person, preventing from active well-directed operations and physical aggressive activity via the creation of a smoke cloud with irritant substance.

TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS GH-CS GH-CS-1
Weight, kg 0.43 max 0.22 max

Overall dimensions, mm:

-   diameter

-   height

58

145

51

118

Fuze type AF14 AF14
Fuze delay time, s from 1.5 to 2.3 from 1.5 to 2.3
Irritant agent CS CS
Time till start irritant smoke releasing, s up to 5 up to 5
Time for the creation of irritant smoke, s at least 15 at least 15
Volume of the cloud with incapacitant
concentration, m3
400 200
Filling Pyrotechnic composition
based on CS
Pyrotechnic composition
based on CS
Operational temperature range, °C from minus 43 to 52 from minus 43 to 52
CLASS OF EXPLOSION HAZARD: 1.4G (6.1, 8); UN 0301 1.4G (6.1, 8); UN 0301
PACKING
  36 Grenades, each
one wrapped in a
wax paper, are packed
in a wooden case.
20 Grenades are packed in a metal
airtight box. Three metal boxes
are arranged in a wooden case
(60 grenades totally).
Wooden case dimensions, mm 420 x 400 x 216 875 x 398 x 206
Wooden case gross weight, kg 22 27
Wooden case volume, m3 0.034 0.072