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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 5/8/2002 1:19:40 PM EST
I looked at one today the big 5 special for $180 and I think I am going to get it, but had a question can you safley leave it loaded for a long period of time and what happens if you drop it on the exposed hammers?
Link Posted: 5/8/2002 1:31:15 PM EST
Most modern weapons have a hammer block. If the trigger is not in the full pull position it will not fire.

Take the weapon and pull the trigger while holding the hammer.

Let go of the trigger and slowly lower the hammer.

If it has a hammer block, it will not engage the firing pin.

I hope this helps.
Link Posted: 5/8/2002 3:28:43 PM EST
I was interested in buying a cheap Russian coach gun a couple years ago. Then, I got a chance to fire one. The gun didn't break open real smooth, the triggers were incredibly heavy, and the latch to open/ close it would not always lock. It was novel, but not really convenient.
Link Posted: 5/8/2002 4:21:41 PM EST
this one broke open smooth I hope it doesn't break on me.
Link Posted: 5/8/2002 4:31:12 PM EST
What are thinking about using it for? Cowboy Action Shooting maybe?
Link Posted: 5/8/2002 4:53:21 PM EST
[Last Edit: 5/8/2002 5:15:10 PM EST by Aimless]
Link Posted: 5/8/2002 5:04:50 PM EST
I like the way they look they are short and wide. what sucks is I will have to wait 10days I have all sorts of guns and they are making me wait 10 days for a 2 shot shotgun!
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