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):

Report Date:

1971-11-09

Pagination or Media Count:

3.0

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.

Subject Categories:

  • Guns

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE