pump gun


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pump gun

n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a repeating gun operated by a slide-action mechanism feeding ammunition from a magazine under the barrel into the breech
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Savage's release of a 20-gauge (Model 220) and a 12-gauge (Model 212) bolt-action turkey gun surprised me since there is already a Model 320 dedicated turkey pump gun in the Stevens line.
Faisalabad -- Petrol Pump gun man has been killed and other got injured by armed dacoits in Faisalabad.
Remington took the innovative lead with a box magazine pump gun, the 870 DM (Detachable Magazine), and Mossberg duly followed with their version (590M).
All the gun you'll ever need, this pump gun stands up to your abuse.-The P3500 swallows rounds, plus less punishing 2 3/4" and 3" shells with ease.
Temerloh district police chief ACP Zundin Mahmod said they found a Smith and Wesson pistol and a pump gun with two bullets inside, in the incident which occurred at about 8.30 pm.
The Iconic Remington Model 870 pump gun has been with us since 1950, and as of 2009, 10 million had been produced, all with tubular magazines below the barrel.
Outside of blunting a banzai charge, this feature is rarely useful, but the Model 12 is a fast pump gun, and a well-broken-in Model 12 is somewhat faster than greased lightning.
Reliability is the simple reason most of those who work in the backcountry choose the pump gun. Semiautomatics have not yet won over the populace for this work.
There is nothing as fast for repeat shots as a pump gun (since our self-loaders got banned in 1996) and now it appears Remington has stopped production of these.
After firing 500 rounds through the Ithaca, I can safely say it has found a place next to my old Model 37 pump gun, as a fine addition to my go-to guns for range training and serious use.