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Inside Your Purdey. Part 2

The correct termiology for your Purdey. Part 2.

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Gunsmithing & Technical|January 2020

When discussing the mechanical parts of your Purdey sidelock ejector, the correct terminology is important. These diagrams and labels will make sure you get it right. Part 2. Internals.

Figures 2, 3 and 4. Internal parts.

Figure 2

16 - Main Spring

19 - Compressor

30 - Tumbler (or Hammer)

31 - Intercepting Safety

32 - Swivel

Figure 3

4 - Disc

5 - Disc Stop Pin

14 - Side Pin

15 - Plunger

17- Cocking Rod

18 - Front Compressor

19 - Compressor

 

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