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safety lock

[′sāf·tē ‚läk]
(ordnance)
Locking device that prevents a weapon from being fired accidentally.
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I have replaced the plunger/spring and safety lock pins filling to the original safety lock for correct function only to have the safety pop out of the bolt recess when moving from position to position.
A dual safety lock package includes manual flip lock and retaining chain that hooks on to the hoppers, stabilizing loads to prevent accidental sliding or spillage.
Sarasota, FL, February 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- redhot international[TM] announces the new safety lock now available from Ignite Lighters.
The firm also issued a (http://www.smith-wesson.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/Category4_750001_750051_788653_-1_757978_757978_image) recall of certain Thompson/Center rifles on Thursday, saying the safety lever in some of the rifles may be compromised, which means the safety lock may not work.
It prepares the treats in three steps and comes with a non-stick coating, a safety lock and indicator light.
Tame out-of-control branches and prepare for next season's growth with these handy pruners, complete with safety lock. And protect your hands from those prickly thorns and splinters with the free thick latex gardening gloves that come with them.
Tratos Ltd, based on School Lane, Prescot was prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive after an investigation found the safety lock on the entrance to a high-voltage testing area at the factory had been removed.
The inquest heard how a safety lock to stop the window fully opening was missing at the time of the tragedy at a Leeds high rise.
The safe operation of the closure is ensured by a "twin lock" The closure cannot be opened without the removal of the pressure alert valve and the movement of the safety lock. 918-224-4144, www.pipelineequipment.com
Among the claims against Smith & Wesson were negligence for failing to include a safety lock at the time the revolver was made, failure to warn and failure to retrofit the gun with a safety lock years later.
This striker-fired pistol also incorporates a keyed safety lock. The barrel is cold-hammer forged with conventional rifling and the chamber is fully supported.
The AA710 has all the features of the original AutoAnchors, including the safety lock, the alarm and automatic release and retrieval of the anchor, without having to run wires all the way from the windlass to the helm station.