Accession Number : ADD004888

Title :   Cartridge Feed, Positioning and Ejection Control System.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Rocha,John G

Report Date : 02 Aug 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : A cartridge feed, positioning and ejection control system for automatic weapons having a reciprocable firing chamber. Stepped cam paths on a rotatable cam actuator control sequential operation of a feed stop pawl and an ejection stop pawl synchronized to movement of the firing chamber to produce the feed, etc., functions. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Ammunition feed mechanisms, *Cartridge case extractors, *Ejectors(Ordnance), Actuators, Firing tests(Ordnance), Automatic weapons, Fire control systems, Guns, Cartridges, Positioning reactions

Subject Categories : Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE