Standard Nomenclature Lists

Cleaning, preserving and lubricating materials, recoil fluids, special oils, and similar items of issue SNL K-l b* Shotguns parts, equipment and appendages SNL B-9 c. Shells, shotgun SNL T-3 d. Soldering, brazing and welding material, gases and related items SNL K-2 e. Tools, maintenance, for repair of small and hand arms and pyrotechnic projectors SNL B-20 f. Truck, small arms repair, Ml parts, equipment and load SNL G-72 Current Standard Nomenclature lists are as tabulated here. An...

Precautions In Firing

A* Because a misfire cannot immediately be distinguished from a hangfire, when a misfire occurs, the ejection opening of the gun should be turned toward the ground and the shotgun shell ejected. Should the malfunction be a hangfire, this procedure will prevent the resulting flame from causing injury to the firer, Although some models of shotguns can be recocked and refired, for example the Winchester M97, the above procedure is strongly recommended should a misfire occur. b. Before firing, the...

Explanatory Publications

lt 2 Small-arms, ammunition 9-1990 3 Qualifications in arms and ammunition training Defense against chemical attack FM 21-40 Military chemistry and chemical agents TM 3-215 Cleaning, preserving, lubricating and welding materials and similar items of issue by the Ordance Ordnance Maintenance shotguns, all types TM 9-1285 Ordnance maintenance procedure materiel inspec-

Info

TL This gun is furnished with barrels of different lengths and degrees of boring and may have other modifications of design. For convenience the gun will be classified as three types riot, sporting skeet and sporting trap although variations of these types may occur. 1 The riot-type gun figs, 113 and 114 is usually furnished with a 20-inch plain barrel, bored full cylinder. Autoloading shotguns may not be equipped with bayonet attachments. 2 The sporting skeet-type gun is usually furnished with...