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  1. part of the hammer or frame that protrudes through the frame and strikes the primer
    (internal part)
  2. locks the cylinder
  3. activates the revolver's operation in both single and double action
  4. when depressed, it causes the extractor to push
    the cartridge from the cylinder
  5. on a Smith & Wesson revolver, it is the spring-loaded part that holds the cylinder closed
  6. houses the extractor rod and contains the chambers that hold the cartridges
  7. part of the hammer used for cocking the weapon to single-action mode
  8. star-shaped device attached to the extractor rod that
    fits inside the cylinder that the rounds rest on (internal part)
  9. made of wood, plastic, or rubber; designed to allow the
    shooter to grip the firearm easily for contro
  10. when the trigger is pulled, this part falls forward to
    activate the primer
  11. disengages the cylinder from the
    frame
  12. provides a path for the fired bullet
  13. part of the frame that houses the rear sight, positioned over cylinder
  14. attaches the cylinder to the frame so the cylinder can swing in and out of the frame opening; Colt uses the term crane; Smith & Wesson uses the term YOKE (internal part)
  15. located on the rear of the frame; it can be adjustable or fixed
  16. located on the end of the barrel near the muzzle; it
    is designed for theswift location of thetarget and for bringing the
    firearm into alignment for accuracy
  17. part of the frame that protects the trigger
  18. internal structure that holds the parts of the revolver
    and provides a way of gripping the firearm
  19. part of the hammer or frame that protrudes through the frame and strikes the primer
    (internal part)
  20. part of a revolver that turns the cylinder as the gun is cocked, thus aligning a cartridge with
    the hammer or firing pin (internal part)
  21. portion of the grip that is placed in the palm of the shooting hand
  22. part of the hammer or frame that protrudes through the frame and strikes the primer
    (internal part)