Accession Number : ADD006600

Title :   Blank Firing Adapter.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Schuetz,Robert C

Report Date : 05 Dec 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The invention concerns a blank firing adapter for the M2 machine gun having a reciprocating barrel wherein the muzzle restrictor does not reciprocate, and wherein a base portion is positioned at the front of the gun feed tray to stop live cartridges in the feed belt from entering the gun whereas blank cartridges may be fed into the gun and fired.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Ammunition feed mechanisms, *Cartridges, *Safety, *Machine guns, *Gunnery trainers, Inventions, Hazards, Safety equipment

Subject Categories : Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE