firing chamber


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firing chamber

[′fīr·iŋ ‚chām·bər]
(aerospace engineering)
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With the CompleteHeat, there's one firing chamber, exhaust vent and combustion air intake for what would normally be three separate units.
The lawsuit also alleges that the gun was "deceptively" designed because it lacked an effective "chamber-loaded" indicator to alert users that a round of ammunition has been loaded into the firing chamber.
A moist plug indicates that fuel is getting to the firing chamber.
To find out how the 9mm would handle the jump from a revolver's firing chamber to the forcing cone, across the velocity-bleeding barrel/cylinder we ran four of our accuracy-testing loads over an Oehler chronograph (see chart).
Tenders are invited for Retrieval of Spreading Of Coarse Sand For Bed Preparation/ Spreading Of Charcoal/ Dry Coal/ Diesel As Required In Relay Shifty To Maintain Boiler Fire, Draining Of Sand During Operation/ Screening Of Drained Out Material/ Recharging Of Screened Coarse Sand To Firing Chamber, Charging Of Chemicals In DM Plant/ Boiler As Required
Beretta introduces a semiautomatic shotgun for home defense, the Tx4 Storm, which holds five 12-gauge shells in its tubular magazine and a sixth in the firing chamber.
According to this plan, the area that would constitute the kiln floor was paved with three rows of construction bricks and the floors of the firing chamber and stacks were paved with one row of firebricks.
A punty rod can extend outside the firing chamber through a secondary 2 1/2"-high door.
With two full 15-round magazines on the belt, one more in the gun, and a 16th cartridge in the firing chamber, the lawman so equipped has 46 rounds at his disposal.
A fiber board insert near the top reduces the firing chamber to 15 inches deep to confine the heat inside the kiln when the lid is opened.
To strip, first draw back the operating handle and check to ensure that both integral magazine and firing chamber are empty; the bolt/bolt cover should lock in the open position.
Procedurally, it alters the flow and the means of delivering the air and fuel mixture to the firing chamber and of expelling the exhaust produced when the mixture ignites.