cartridge extractor meaning

  "cartridge extractor" in a sentence
  • Noun: cartridge extractor
    1. A mechanism in a firearm that pulls an empty shell case out of the chamber and passes it to the ejector
      - cartridge remover, extractor

    Derived forms: cartridge extractors

    Type of: mechanism

    Part of: gun


  1. artillery cartridge extractor
  2. Since the cartridge extractor or ejector is built into the barrel assembly on break open actions, the breech face is simply a flat plate with a hole for the firing pin to project.
  3. The Model 1868 was also the first trapdoor conversion to use the cartridge extractor covered by U . S . Patent No . 68, 009, issued August 27, 1867 to W . H . & G . W . Miller.

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