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How a Handgun Works - 1911

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by BadMotel, Dec 16, 2013.

  1. BadMotel

    BadMotel Bellingham Active Member

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  2. joken

    joken Corvallis Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    There is one out there that is animated assembly/disassembly that is great because parts have to go together in order.
     
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    LogicBomb Grants Pass Active Member

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    wow
     
  4. spookshack

    spookshack Forest Grove, OR Life Member Lifetime Supporter 2016 Volunteer

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    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    Didn't work.
     
  6. BAMCIS

    BAMCIS Eugene Well-Known Member

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    It takes awhile to run after loading (using Internet Explorer 11), but it should work.. It's pretty cool too. :thumbup:
     
  7. etrain16

    etrain16 Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Bump/resurrect for a cool gun animation
     
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  8. Koda

    Koda Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter 2016 Volunteer

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    in this animation under the 'ammunition' section it shows the slide separating instantly from the barrel and moving rearward then the barrel moving rearward before the bullet exits the barrel. Is this true for a 1911?

    I thought the slide and the barrel maintained a lockup for a very short moment before separation allowing the bullet to exit the barrel before separating?

    (still very cool infographic)
     
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    etrain16 Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    That's what I understand too. Not sure if they intended to accurately depict that portion. I do enjoy looking at stuff like this though.
     
  10. Koda

    Koda Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter 2016 Volunteer

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    what got me asking is they did so well on everything else I had to ask.
    All the animations are well done, not complaining just wanted to make certain I understood the operation correctly.
     
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    etrain16 Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    This one seems to slow things down enough to show the delay from the time it fires until the slide starts moving back - starts around the 0:50 mark:

     
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