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What is very interesting is the quantity of other unusual markings struck on several spots of the slide and frame. Usually, if we except the serial number, few other legal markings are found along with inspector stamps. Those usual markings are generally found on the upper area of the trigger guard, on the slide, and on the upper face of the barrel chamber. A close look at the barrel chamber reveals a series of classical markings struck at the proofhouse of Liège, Belgium. One of them CAL. 9/c is self-explanatory.
Those safeties, explained in detail later in the book, are : an automatic grip safety (green color), a manual safety (orange color), and an automatic magazine safety (yellow color). FN workshop in 1913 -Bins full of Model 1910 receivers Firing cycle of the FN Model 1910 The FN 1910 pistol is a blowback operated pistol. This means that the weight of the slide, and the power of the recoil spring, are the only forces opposed to the gas thrust at the instant of firing. 380 ACP), those forces are sufficient to maintain the breech closed for the very short while of the bullet going down the barrel.
Animated sequence of the firing cycle Click above to start the animated sequence. The picture below shows the mechanical configuration of the parts after the slide was cycled. Note that the striker is under full pressure of its spring. The drawing also shows that the trigger has been slightly pulled to get the trigger bar into contact with the sear. Striker retained by the sear The green arrow below shows the area of the trigger bar which contacts the sear. The red arrow shows an extension of the trigger bar that acts as a disconnecting device.
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