Accession Number : ADD004575

Title :   M16A1 Burst Control.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Snodgrass,Robert E ; Tyler,Michael N

Report Date : 25 Jan 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : An automatically recyclable burst control mechanism for weapon systems which is responsive to trigger action to actuate automatic recycling of the burst control mechanism to its initial position, independent of the number of rounds fired in each preceding automatic burst.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Rifles, *Firing mechanisms(Weapon), Automatic weapons, Gun components

Subject Categories : Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE