How much did the atomic bombs 'Little Boy' and 'Fatman' weigh?

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The Little Boy weapon which was the first of the atomic bombs that was deployed (and was dropped on Hiroshima) weighed some 8,818.49 pounds, or 4,000 kilograms. A link is provided below.
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How much did the atomic Bomb weigh?

Bad Answer Jul 16 1945 Trinity 19 Kilotons Test Aug 6 1945 Little Boy 15 Kilotons Bombing of Hiroshima, Japan Aug 9 1945 Fat Man 21 Kilotons Bombing of Nagasaki, Japan

How much does an atomic bomb weigh?

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Who invented the atomic bombs Fatman and Little Boy?

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How much was the little boy bomb?

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Who signed the Fatman atomic bomb?

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How much weight did the bomb little boy weigh in kilotons?

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How much gunpowder was used in the little boy Atomic bomb?

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