drum magazine


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drum magazine

n.
A cylindrical container for feeding cartridges into the firing chamber of a submachine gun or light machine gun.
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While the Shpagin's PPSh-41 has a classic look to it with its wood stock and 71-round drum magazine, Sudaev's design is the better of the two.
Efforts toward developing larger-capacity AR-platform magazines resulted in the launch of the drum magazine program.
This could be fired from the cockpit but the drum magazine, once expended, had to be changed by hand and yes, this was while the pilot was also trying to fly the aircraft.
He subsequently moved to Johannesburg, where he wrote for Golden City Post, Rand Daily Mail, DRUM magazine, and founded the Classic Literary magazine.
During this time frame, Payne also designed the unique Thompson drum magazine system, which consists of a six-armed rotor driven by a clock-type spring.
But he failed to kill more, they said, in part because a drum magazine he bought to boost his firepower jammed.
The gun feeds from a Beta C-mag 100-round drum magazine.
The very first issue of the highly influential Drum Magazine, for example, began by reprinting Countee Cullen's poem "Heritage" (beginning with the line "What is Africa to me").
I was writing a story on him for Drum magazine and his story was big news for he was flying the DC-3, an aircraft that was so temperamental it needed both physical strength and good brains to pilot it through the West African skies.
The former Drum magazine food editor was selected as one of the two faces of South Africa by the global cooking channel (the other is Jenny Morris, who will return for her second year at Taste of Dubai) two years ago after hosting her own local series, an offshoot of her publishing job.
8221; Wagner is an internationally known digital and traditional artist, teacher, and street painter whose work moves so deeply in shamanic realms that it has empowered the covers works like Michael Harner's classic, The Way of the Shaman, and countless Shaman's Drum magazine issues.