Accession Number : AD0163780

Title :   Means for Attaching Barrel to Crossover Slide for Quick Replacement.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Jurkowski,Chester P. ; Kruzel,Mitsie W.

Report Date : 06 JUN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The invention relates to means for releasably securing a barrel within a firearm and pertains more particularly to means for releasably securing the barrel to cam actuating means of a particular automatic gun comprising a rotary drum journaled for rotation around the exterior of the receiver and means cooperating with cam tracks in the drum for converting rotary movement thereof to translational movement and transmitting the translational movement through the receiver to the barrel.

Descriptors :   (*GUN BARREL ATTACHMENTS, *PATENTS), (*AUTOMATIC WEAPONS, *MACHINE GUNS), DETENTS, CAMS, LOCKING FASTENER DEVICES, FLANGES

Subject Categories : Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE