cartridge ejector

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Noun1.cartridge ejector - a mechanism in a firearm that ejects the empty shell case after firing
gun - a weapon that discharges a missile at high velocity (especially from a metal tube or barrel)
mechanism - device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function
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Use the cartridge ejector tool, NSN 1015-01-209-3484.
Even with the odd looking add-on cartridge ejector, I find the classic lines and octagon barrel of this model quite appealing.
The most common problems include misfires, which can have many causes, cartridge ejectors which stop working properly, loose actions in need of re-jointing or loose top levers, which open the gun.