Model, MK-84 Guided Weapon

Model, MK-84 Guided Weapon

     

This is a model of unknown scale of a U.S. Air Force MK-84 guided bomb. Carrying a conventional explosive warhead, this was one of the MK-80 series of low drag general purpose bombs used where maximum blast and explosive effects were desired. The United States used the MK-80 series extensively during the Gulf War. The model's manufacturer is unknown.

John and Cynthia Heyde donated it to the museum.

Gift of John S. and Cynthia H. Heyde.

Country of Origin
United States

Manufacturer
Unknown

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Missile is wood. There are three different plastic warheads, one attached to the missile and the other two attached to the base. Base is wood with a thin piece of clear plastic about three inches high to which the missile is attached.
Wood
Aluminum
Plastic
Paint
Cork
Adhesive
Dimensions
Overall: 25.4 x 8.89cm (10in. x 3 1/2in.)

This is a model of unknown scale of a U.S. Air Force MK-84 guided bomb. Carrying a conventional explosive warhead, this was one of the MK-80 series of low drag general purpose bombs used where maximum blast and explosive effects were desired. The United States used the MK-80 series extensively during the Gulf War. The model's manufacturer is unknown.

John and Cynthia Heyde donated it to the museum.

Gift of John S. and Cynthia H. Heyde.

Country of Origin
United States

Manufacturer
Unknown

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Missile is wood. There are three different plastic warheads, one attached to the missile and the other two attached to the base. Base is wood with a thin piece of clear plastic about three inches high to which the missile is attached.
Wood
Aluminum
Plastic
Paint
Cork
Adhesive
Dimensions
Overall: 25.4 x 8.89cm (10in. x 3 1/2in.)

ID: A19981607000