TM46 is a metal cased AT blast mine that can be laid by hand
or machine and was made in the former Soviet Union. It is known
to have been used in Afghanistan, Angola, Azerbaijan, Cambodia,
Chad, Chechnya, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Iraq, Kuwait,
Lebanon, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Somalia, Sudan, Thailand,
Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The mine is usually
olive green with black stencilled lettering.
Main charge: 5.7 kg TNT
versions of the mine were made to take an MVM or an MV-5 fuze.
It can also be fitted with a short MVSh-46 tilt-rod fuze. There
may be an auxiliary fuze well in the underside of the mine which
could be used for an anti-lift device.