single-action press

single-action press

[′siŋ·gəl ¦ak·shən ′pres]
(mechanical engineering)
A press having a single slide.
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Double-action trigger pull was smooth but heavy, a tad over 12 pounds, with the single-action press going about 4 pounds on the nose, crisp and backlash-free thanks to the trigger-mounted trigger stop.