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Vickers - .303 inch Machine Gun, Mechanical Parts - Small Arms Training 1939 - Australia

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Vickers - .303 inch Machine Gun, Mechanical Parts - Small Arms Training 1939 - Australia

69 pages, about 8" x 6", glossy soft-cover in full color. New re-print restored and digitally enhanced from a nice original. Printed on high quality 20# 97 bright acid free paper. Fully Illustrated.

Contents - Index:

  • Pages: 69
  • Small Arms Training .303 inch Machine Gun, Mechanical Parts 1939
  • Volume 1, No. 7 The War Office
  • Melbourne Australia
  • General Information
  • Principles, Organization, System of training, Safety Precautions
  • The Gun and the Tripod
  • Description and Demonstration
  • The Mechanism
  • Backward movement, Rotation of the crank
  • Backward and forward movement of the lock
  • Firing Action
  • General Maintenance
  • Cleaning, Tests and Adjustments
  • Examination Tests
  • Preparation of Gun and Tripod for firing
  • Points during Firing
  • Stripping
  • General Points
  • Striping the Gun and the Lock
  • Changing the barrel without loss of water
  • Stripping component parts
  • Spare Parts
  • Description and Packing
  • Stoppages and Immediate Action
  • First, 2 nd and 3 rd and 4 th position stoppages
  • Special and causes of stoppages
  • Repairs
  • Blank Firing Attachment
  • Instruments and Aiming
  • Sights, Aiming, Elevation
  • Instrument tests
  • Testing and adjusting