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buzz bomb

Regional slang for illicit nitrous oxide.
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The British operated an arrangement of air defences, including antiaircraft guns and fighter aircraft, to intercept the bombs before they reached their targets as part of Operation Crossbow, while the launch sites and underground V-1 storage depots were targets of strategic bombing.
Daring Spitfire pilots used the wings of their fighters to flip the doodlebugs on Hitler's orders, the V-1 flying bomb, above and right, was known briefly in Germany as Maikafer (May bug) and Krahe (crow) Devastation caused by a V-1 flying bomb in London in 1944
One day, soon after the beginning of the V-1 bombardment, we heard that an airplane had crashed about half a mile from my home.
From later experience, I reckon that particular V-1 cleared my head by about 150 ft.
The German V-1 "buzz" bomb worked according to a strikingly similar principle.
When properly compounded, use of SFR-100 resin with around 5 phr magnesium stearate (MgSt) in a high- or low-density polyethylene or polypropylene matrix can perform according to the requirements described in UL Standard 94 as V-1.
When a minimum of 7.2% talc is added, dripping is reduced sufficiently to lower the UL Standard 94 rating from V-2 to V-1 dripping.