Accession Number : AD0163740
Title : Pivotally Mounted Stock for Firearms.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Grandy,Andrew J.
Report Date : 09 NOV 1971
Pagination or Media Count : 3
Abstract : The patent relates to a lightweight low recoil rifle having a stock member pivotally mounted on ear portions of a recessed pistol grip member containing means for locking the stock as a longitudinal rearward extension of a barrel supporting forepart and another folded position 180 degrees therefrom with the stock extending forwardly along the barrel in which a recessed handle portion of the stock is in a readily accessible location substantially overlying the firearm center of gravity.
Descriptors : (*GUN COMPONENTS, *PATENTS), RIFLES, RECOIL MECHANISMS, GUN BARREL ATTACHMENTS
Subject Categories : GUNS
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE