bouncing betty

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an antipersonnel land mine

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WINNER J Bouncing Betty with owner Major Gary Wallace
You can turn your Bouncing Betty into a Sedate Sally by following a simple program that helps her get rid of excess energy, prevents her from being rewarded for out-of-control behavior, and consistently rewards her for being calm.
Others included the Flivver, Bouncing Betty, Leaping Lena, the Spirit of St.
Among the more familiar items would be the bounding net munition, a less-than-lethal version of the so-called Bouncing Betty mine, which springs 3 to 5 feet into the air before exploding in a hail of shrapnel.
In a world of free-fire zones and Bouncing Betty mines, punji pits and Zippo raids, it became increasingly difficult to believe in anything but my own survival.
Also, the Vietnamese have placed hidden booby traps, such as grenade trip wires, water mines, the nasty punji stake pit and the bouncing betty anti-personnel mine on parts of the trail.