Accession Number : ADD007624

Title :   Recoil Buffer.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : White,Doyle L

Report Date : 24 Mar 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : A recoil buffer for the barrel of a weapon has a hollow member into which a piston is mounted. The hollow member has a forward opening and the piston has an axial bore. The piston is slidably mounted to telescope into the opening of the hollow member. A yieldable member mounted between the piston and the hollow member can forwardly urge the piston. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Buffers, *Recoil mechanisms, *Gun barrels, Inventions, Telescoping structures, Pistons, Cavities, Liquids, Shock absorbers

Subject Categories : Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE