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Glossary Results

I - 8 matching terms

IGNITION BARREL TIME
See Barrel Time.

IGNITION TIME
The elapsed time from moment of firing-pin contact on the primer to the point on the X (time) axis equal to the point where the pressure time curve indicates propellant burning has initiated.

IN BATTERY
A firearm is said to be “In Battery” when the breeching mechanism is in the proper position for firing.

IN LINE
A firearm design incorporating it’s firing mechanism substantially in line with the longitudinal axis of the barrel. Ignition gases are typically induced concentric to the bore with this design.

INERTIA BLOCK
1. A device intended to function during recoil to set the fire control mechanism to fire a second barrel.
2. A device intended to function during recoil to prevent doubling on some double barrel shotguns.

INERTIA BULLET PULLER
See Bullet Puller, Inertia.

INERTIA FIRING-PIN
See Firing-Pin, Inertia.

INTEGRAL BASE WAD
See Shotshell, One Piece.

A B C D E F G H I J K L M
N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Abbreviations:

A-L | M-Z