firing mechanism


firing mechanism
See firing circuit.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • firing mechanism — sprogdinimo grandinė statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Minų operacijų jūroje metu – jūrų minos grandinės dalis, jungianti detonacijos grandinę ar paveikianti laivų skaitiklį. atitikmenys: angl. firing circuit; firing mechanism pranc. circuit de …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • firing mechanism — sprogdinimo grandinė statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Sausumos operacijų metu – elektros grandinė ir(ar) pirotechnikos sistema pagrindiniam užtaisui minoje susprogdinti. atitikmenys: angl. firing circuit; firing mechanism pranc. circuit de… …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • firing mechanism — noun the action that ignites the charge in a firearm • Syn: ↑gunlock • Hypernyms: ↑action, ↑action mechanism • Hyponyms: ↑flintlock, ↑wheel lock • Pa …   Useful english dictionary

  • Firing pin — A firing pin or striker is part of the firing mechanism used in a firearm or explosive device e.g. an M14 landmine or bomb fuze. Firing pins may take many forms, though the types used in landmines, bombs, grenade fuzes or other single use devices …   Wikipedia

  • mechanism — 01. As a safety feature, this machine has a special [mechanism] which will shut it off if it begins to overheat. 02. The firing [mechanism] of the rifle was damaged when he dropped it. 03. As agriculture in this country becomes increasingly… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • firing circuit — sprogdinimo grandinė statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Minų operacijų jūroje metu – jūrų minos grandinės dalis, jungianti detonacijos grandinę ar paveikianti laivų skaitiklį. atitikmenys: angl. firing circuit; firing mechanism pranc. circuit de …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • firing circuit — sprogdinimo grandinė statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Sausumos operacijų metu – elektros grandinė ir(ar) pirotechnikos sistema pagrindiniam užtaisui minoje susprogdinti. atitikmenys: angl. firing circuit; firing mechanism pranc. circuit de… …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • firing pin — Ordn. a plunger in the firing mechanism of a firearm or cannon that strikes the cartridge primer, igniting the propelling charge. [1870 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • firing pin — noun the part of the firing mechanism which stikes the cartridges primer to ignite the gunpowder …   Wiktionary

  • firing pin — fir′ing pin n. mac a plunger in the firing mechanism of a firearm that strikes the cartridge primer, igniting the propelling charge • Etymology: 1870–75 …   From formal English to slang


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