forend

forend

British term for lock front.

lock front, Brit. forend

On a door lock or latch, the plate through which the latching or locking bolt (or bolts) projects.
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The varmint stock features an ebony forend tip, broad flat-bottomed beavertail, steel grip cap, scalloped cheekrest with shadow line, and 26 lines-per-inch (lpi) bordered checkering.
Mod allows the user to change the forend or buttstock without removing the rifle action from the main chassis section after installation and/or bedding.
The machined aluminum M-Lok forend is held in place with a screw instead of a pin.
2 St round-arched window, double-leafed with forend and skylight, approx.
All hardware necessary for attachment directly to M-LOK Slots is included and no modifications to the M-LOK handguard or forend is required.
It has all the bells and whistles: engraved sideplates, walnut stock and forend with oil finish and a single selectable trigger.
The walnut stock and forend are comfortable, and provided decent fit and alignment.
Remove the forend, knock out the hinge pin and change barrels.
This has wood on top of the forend rather than the metal heat shield.
Electra USA has been selected as the sole representative of Forend Electrical Materials and Foreign Trade Co.
Most models 4 secure to the forend swivel stud, I yet allow a sling to still be attached.
GG&G's new flashlight mount kit for Mossberg 500/590 shotguns includes a mounting bracket that secures to the forend tube, a factory Mossberg Police synthetic forearm Precision cut to clear the flashlight arid a MIL-STD-1913 rail machined from 6061 T6 aircraft grade billet aluminum alloy and Type III hard anodized matte black, and the bracket is precision machined from rugged 4140 chrome moly steel and manganese phosphated matte black, per mil-specifications.