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  1. Handpart of a revolver that turns the cylinder as the gun is cocked, thus aligning a cartridge with
    the hammer or firing pin (internal part)

          

  2. Cylinder Release Latchdisengages the cylinder from the
    frame

          

  3. Front Sightlocated on the rear of the frame; it can be adjustable or fixed

          

  4. Hammer Spurpart of the hammer used for cocking the weapon to single-action mode

          

  5. Hammerwhen the trigger is pulled, this part falls forward to
    activate the primer

          

  6. cylinderhouses the extractor rod and contains the chambers that hold the cartridges

          

  7. Top Strapportion of the grip that is placed in the palm of the shooting hand

          

  8. Center Pinpart of the hammer or frame that protrudes through the frame and strikes the primer
    (internal part)

          

  9. Extractorwhen depressed, it causes the extractor to push
    the cartridge from the cylinder

          

  10. Grippart of the hammer or frame that protrudes through the frame and strikes the primer
    (internal part)

          

  11. Rear Sightlocated 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

          

  12. Cylinder Stoplocks the cylinder

          

  13. Frameattaches 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)

          

  14. Backstrapportion of the grip that is placed in the palm of the shooting hand

          

  15. Craneinternal structure that holds the parts of the revolver
    and provides a way of gripping the firearm

          

  16. Hammer Nosepart of the hammer or frame that protrudes through the frame and strikes the primer
    (internal part)

          

  17. Barrelprovides a path for the fired bullet

          

  18. Triggeractivates the revolver's operation in both single and double action

          

  19. Firing Pinpart of the hammer or frame that protrudes through the frame and strikes the primer
    (internal part)

          

  20. Trigger Guardactivates the revolver's operation in both single and double action

          

  21. Pinpart of a revolver that turns the cylinder as the gun is cocked, thus aligning a cartridge with
    the hammer or firing pin (internal part)

          

  22. Extractor Rodstar-shaped device attached to the extractor rod that
    fits inside the cylinder that the rounds rest on (internal part)