slide action


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Noun1.slide action - action mechanism in a modern rifle or shotgun; a back and forward motion of a sliding lever ejects the empty shell case and cocks the firearm and loads a new round
action mechanism, action - the operating part that transmits power to a mechanism; "the piano had a very stiff action"
rifle - a shoulder firearm with a long barrel and a rifled bore; "he lifted the rifle to his shoulder and fired"
scattergun, shotgun - firearm that is a double-barreled smoothbore shoulder weapon for firing shot at short ranges
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Mostly we deal with shotguns on these pages, but I'd be remiss if I didn't mention that my first real deer rifle was a Remington 760, slide action chambered in .
The rest of the band is also killer with loose guitars, a nasty slide action, some tasty organ, and horns.
There's something about that shiny wooden square combined with high blood sugar and the heady scent of various aunties' perfume that drives them wild for top slide action.
However, the pump or slide action is even more uniquely American, also dating back to the 19th century and seen elsewhere in the world more frequently than a lever action.
The slide action on the prototype on display was rougher than on a Mossberg 500 or 590, but a spokesman assures me it will be smoother on the production guns.
Neat ideas include a one-touch electric front seat fold and slide action to make accessing the rear simple.
Stack Teck also rolled out its new Compact Slide Action Closure Molds (CSAM) for 1881-style Beverage closures.
The Fox and Urban Fox are only available with three doors but the wide openings of both driver and passenger doors combined with an easy slide action of the two front seats makes getting into the rear exceptionally easy.
The Fox and Urban Fox are only available with three doors, but the wide openings of both driver and passenger doors combined with an easy slide action of the two front seats makes getting into the rear exceptionally easy.
The SLLB 5 series is a lever and push action type that features a single knob, combining a bi-directional slide action and push action.
One interesting type is the dual action which allows such a weapon to operate in the self-loading or slide action mode.