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black plastic were used in the device. However, the coiled spring terminals
generally offer a positive identification feature. IED Various electrical components. The black material on the wall is characteristic of black carbon
powder originating from a fragmented battery damaged in the IED explosion. The
force of explosion fragmented the battery, propelling its contents throughout the
target area, with some of the powder impacting this wall. 8 IED IED A cell phone and related components fabricated as a remote-controlled
initiation system for a bomb.
A remote-controlled explosive device. Notice the electronics package
on one side of the wooden box and the large cavity that accommodated the
explosives. IED Mechanical clocks, one in original condition and one whose fragmented
components were recovered following use as a timer in an IED. In
addition to the metal clock housing, notice the small plastic and metal clock
gears, which were recovered. IED Metal pipe bomb fragments that exhibit striation marks resulting
from finishing nails that were secured to the pipe prior to the explosion. 9...
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2014 for the course ENTM 218 taught by Professor Jones during the Fall '08 term at Purdue.
- Fall '08