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A bunker buster is a type of munition that is designed to penetrate hardened targets or targets buried deep underground, such as military bunkers. In World War II Deep penetration munitions, the British designer Barnes Wallisalready famous for inventing the bouncing-bombdesigned two bombs that would become the conceptual predecessors of modern bunker busters: These were "Earthquake" bombs —a concept he had first proposed in The tails were designed with offset fins causing the bombs Deep penetration munitions spin as they fell.

Using the same principle as a spinning topthis enabled them to resist being deflected, thereby improving accuracy.

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