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Quickstrike Naval Mine

The Quickstrike is a family of shallow-water, aircraft-laid mines used against surface and subsurface craft. They have the capability of making arming-delay, sterilization, self-destruct, and other operational settings. The 500-pound and 1000-pound versions are basically conversions of the respective General Purpose Bomb bodies.

Mk 62

The Mk 62 is the 500-pound version of the Quickstrike mines. It is basically a conversion of the Mk 82 General Purpose Bomb.
Mk 62 Copyright © Staff Sgt. Jamie Powell, U.S Air Force

Characteristics

Dimensions
Length: 2.26 meters 7.41 feet
Diameter: 38.4 centimeters 15.1 inches
Weight
Weight: 261 kilograms 576 pounds
Warhead weight: 226.8 kilograms 500 pounds
Features
Maximum depth: 182 meters 600 feet
Miscellaneous
Detection system: Magnetic/seismic/pressure target detection devices (TDDs)

Mk 63

The Mk 62 is the 1000-pound version of the Quickstrike mines. It is basically a conversion of the Mk 83 General Purpose Bomb.