John Breed, Diary and Training diary, item 103

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Striker and Guide Block

When removing the striker from, or

inserting it into the guide block, the safety catch in the latter

must always be in the firing position


Striker, Main Spring & Etc

Press on the top of the spring guide

so as to slightly compress the main spring, and at the same

time tilt the upper end of the guide from the striker, and

withdraw the guide and main spring, Slide the firing pin

out of the groove in the front end of the striker. Remove the pin

securing rebound block and withdraw the latter


Safety Catch Guide Block

Place the safety catch in firing

position, and force it out of its recess in the guide block

towards the centre of the block, and withdraw it


To Replace the Breech Fittings

The fittings are

replaced in the reverse order.

When inserting the breech screw in the carrier, care

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Striker and Guide Block

When removing the striker from, or

inserting it into the guide block, the safety catch in the latter

must always be in the firing position


Striker, Main Spring & Etc

Press on the top of the spring guide

so as to slightly compress the main spring, and at the same

time tilt the upper end of the guide from the striker, and

withdraw the guide and main spring, Slide the firing pin

out of the groove in the front end of the striker. Remove the pin

securing rebound block and withdraw the latter


Safety Catch Guide Block

Place the safety catch in firing

position, and force it out of its recess in the guide block

towards the centre of the block, and withdraw it


To Replace the Breech Fittings

The fittings are

replaced in the reverse order.

When inserting the breech screw in the carrier, care


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  • March 28, 2017 04:07:03 Cheryl Ellsworth

    Striker and Guide Block

    When removing the striker from, or

    inserting it into the guide block, the safety catch in the latter

    must always be in the firing position


    Striker, Main Spring & Etc

    Press on the top of the spring guide

    so as to slightly compress the main spring, and at the same

    time tilt the upper end of the guide from the striker, and

    withdraw the guide and main spring, Slide the firing pin

    out of the groove in the front end of the striker. Remove the pin

    securing rebound block and withdraw the latter


    Safety Catch Guide Block

    Place the safety catch in firing

    position, and force it out of its recess in the guide block

    towards the centre of the block, and withdraw it


    To Replace the Breech Fittings

    The fittings are

    replaced in the reverse order.

    When inserting the breech screw in the carrier, care

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    Source
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    Contributor
    Mrs Jean Hanby
    License
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/


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