firelock


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a muzzle loader that had a flintlock type of gunlock

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The FireLock NXT Series 768N Dry Valve is available in sizes 1 1/2 -8 inches/40-200 mm with up to 300 psi/2068 kPa /21 Bar.
In Australia, a recently installed conveyor structure at Rio Tinto's Tom Price mine has been equipped with Victaulic FireLock products on its 6 in.
Connecticut required that all household heads "always be provided with and have in continual readiness, a well-fixed firelock .
In Australia, meanwhile, a recently installed conveyor structure at Rio Tinto's Tom Price mine has been equipped with Victaulic FireLock products on its 6 in.
The resulting blow was so hard that it rammed his forehead into the musket firelock.
271, 271 ("[E]very citizen, so enrolled [in the militia] and notified, shall, within six months thereafter, provide himself with a good musket or firelock.
Hall, supra note 52, at 1855-56 (discussing the Militia Act of 1792, which required "every free able-bodied white male citizen" between the ages of 18 and 45 to obtain at his own expense "a good musket or firelock, a sufficient bayonet and belt, two spare flints, and a knapsack, a pouch, with a box therein to contain not less than twenty four cartridges").
And while I agree this breaks somewhat new ground, it's not entirely unprecedented, a writer smarter than me points out that shortly after the founding of our great republic, newly elected president George Washington signed into law the Militia Act, which forced every (white) man to "provide himself with a good musket or firelock, a sufficient bayonet and belt, two spare flints, and a knapsack, a pouch with a box therein to contain not less than twenty-four cartridges, suited to the bore of his musket or firelock, each cartridge to contain a proper quantity of powder and ball; or with a good rifle, knapsack, shot-pouch and powder horn, twenty balls suited to the bore of his rifle, and a quarter of a pound of powder.
A variety of optional accessories to speed up installation are also available including the Victaulic FireLock Style 922 Outlet T fast, mechanical hole-cut branch-line installation, AquaFlex reducers for Series AQI institutional applications and the AquaFlex 90[degrees] Elbows for Series AQU and Series AQB installations in tight spaces.
He said he found him "wild-looking" and wearing "goatskins", adding: "He had with him his clothes and bedding, with a firelock, some powder, bullets and tobacco, a hatchet, a knife, a kettle, a Bible and books.
The complete FireLock product offering is available, as are the Advanced Grove System (AGS) products and pipe preparation tools.
44) Act of 1792, supra note 34, [section] 1 ("That every citizen so enrolled and notified, shall, within six months thereafter, provide himself with a good musket or firelock, a sufficient bayonet and belt, two spare flints, and a knapsack, a pouch, with a box therein, to contain not less than twenty-four cartridges,.
7) "He looked round for his gun, but in place of the clean well-oiled [one], he found an old firelock lying by him, the barrel incrusted with rust, the lock falling off, and the stock worm-eaten" (Irving 1963a: 35).
For this purpose, if you have a sentry-box, get some stones and make yourself a seat; or bore two holes on the opposite sides through which you may place your stick, or for want of it, your firelock.