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A trigger safety automatically engages during the XR's cocking cycle, and a bolt detector prevents the rig from being dry fired.
Of the various cocking aids used, the rope cocking device, which reduces pull weight by half, is very popular.
Pulling it down cocks the gun, but the effort rises to only 25 pounds, then dips right at the end of the cocking stroke.
Meanwhile, Cocking played only the first half of the season, until suffering a hand injury and then deciding it was perhaps time to call a halt to a playing career which spanned five decades.
* If the cocking actuator lever doesn't fully engage or the cocking actuator arm slot isn't parallel to the mount so that the cocking bracket can seat properly, repeat the instructions in WP 0016.
In 1853, the self-cocking revolver was refined so that it permitted the revolver to be fired either by manually cocking the hammer for a short, light trigger pull or by trigger-cocking it.
Drift out the cocking lever/hammer pin and remove the hammers, cocking lever, mainsprings and plungers.
On the other hand, a double-action revolver (or DA) can fire by cocking the hammer and firing single action, or firing double action.
n country folk In Denby Dale in 1985 (from left) Will Noble, Ernest Austin, Barry Bridgewater and John Cocking; (right) Will and John today and their CD cover
He had joined his wife in the ship's disco area where she had just met Anthony Cocking and his partner, said prosecutor Anne Richardson.
Cylinder & Slide is importing the SFS (Safety Fast Shooting kit), which is a combination of the "fast-action" and the thumb safety cocking systems.
Crossbow will not cock: This is less common than it used to be but could well be the result of not having the safety mechanism in the "fire" position while cocking. That used to be necessary on some crossbows, but for the most part, it no longer matters whether the Safety is on safe or fire when cocking.