Operation Of Mechanism

Mechanism Assault Rifle

A round is in the chamber the breech block is locked the shot has just been fired. The bullet moves along the barrel and reaches the level of the gas port f fig. 4 . The combustion gases pass through the gas port f and reach the gas plug a , which closes the front end of the gas cylinder, screwed into the gas block b if the gas plug is closed Jetters Gr showing on top , the gas intake is blocked and the weapon will then function as a repeating rifle. If the gas pJug is open letter A showing on...

Grenade Launching

Fal Grenade Sight Plug

The Light Auto Rifle L.A.R. is equipped with a new combined device, serving as both flash-hider and grenade launcher with this fitment, anti-tank and anti-personnel grenades can be launched with great accuracy. This device consists of a tube, fitted to the muzzle of the barrel, on which the grenade is positioned. A spring retainer holds the grenade in place. Four lines of oblique holes are drilled towards the fore-end of the tube, in a setting designed to eliminate flash fig. 27 . The fore-end...