Shell Type: 3,3in Read, but used in other types as well
Thread Diameter: Just over 3/4ths inch diameter
Thread Count: 18tpi
Location Recovered: Fort Blakely, AL
Description:This style of fuse was modeled on the US West Point "James" style fuse. The Confederate Army was screaming for more percussion fuses throughout the war, and it has always been a mystery as to why more of these relatively simple, yet effective, fuses did not make it to the front lines.