The ABC-M25A2 riot control hand grenade is a bursting munition with an integral fuze. The M25A2 grenade is an improved version of the M25A1 grenade. The two grenades differ primarily in body construction.
FRIENDLY FORCES SHOULD PUT ON PROTECTIVE MASKS BEFORE THROWING THESE GRENADES.
(1) Body -- compressed fiber or plastic.
(2) Filler -- CS1 varies in weight and composition according to the type of agent contained in the grenade. All fillers are mixed with silica aerogel for increased dissemination efficiency.
(3) Fuze -- integral.
(4) Weight -- 8 ounces.
(5) Safety clip -- no.
(6) Capabilities -- can be thrown 50 meters by average soldier. The radius of burst (visible cloud agent) is about 5 meters, but grenade fragments may project as far as 25 meters.
(7) Color/markings -- gray body with red band and red markings.