Flashcards in 116 Small Arms Safety Fundamentals Deck (32):
Discuss Rule 1 of Weapons Safety
Treat every weapon as if it were loaded
Discuss Rule 2 of Weapons Safety
Never point a weapon at anything you do not intend to shoot
Discuss Rule 3 of Weapons Safety
Keep your finger straight and off the trigger until you are ready to fire
Discuss Rule 4 of Weapons Safety
Keep the weapon on "Safe" until you intend to fire
In what condition shall a weapon be when first acquired?
Condition 4. No magazine inserted, chamber empty
Define Weapons Condition 1
Round in chamber, magazine inserted, slide forward, safety on
Define Weapons Condition 2
Does not apply to m9 or m11. Only applies to shotguns
Define Weapons Condition 3
Magazine inserted, slide forward, safety on, NO round in chamber
Define Weapons Condition 4
Slide forward, NO round in chamber, NO magazine inserted
Describe the weapons command of Load
Slap a magazine in
Describe the weapons command of Make Ready
Lock and load. Put a round in the chamber
Describe the weapons command of Target or Fire
Shoot. Kill. Maim. Destroy.
Describe the weapons command of Cease Fire
Describe the weapons command of Unload
Pop the magazine out that thing.
Describe the weapons command of Show Clear
Have a second person make sure there are no rounds in the chamber
What is a No Fire or Stoppage?
An unintentional interruption in the cycle of operations; normally discovered when the weapon does not fire
Discuss the functions/safety checks required of a weapon prior to firing
Check basic components, make sure the slide is seated properly, cock/decock, safety on/off
What is a malfunction?
Failure of a firearm to function as designed or fire satisfactorily
What's the cause of an audible pop or reduced recoil?
Only a portion of the propellant is ignited
Describe the Operation of the M11Service Pistol
Sig Sauer P226. Load and shoot, semi-auto. Very simple weapon to operate. Double action to single action. No external safety, does have a decocking lever
How many rounds does the M11 hold?
What are the components of the M11?
Barrel, slide, frame, recoil spring guide, recoil spring
What is the maximum effective range of the M11?
Describe the operation of the M9 Service Pistol
How many rounds does the M9 hold?
What are the components of the M9?
Barrel, slide, recoil spring, recoil spring guide, receiver, magazine, barrel and locking block assembly
What is the maximum effective range of the M9?
What is a Misfire?
Fail to fire, explode, or ignite as or when expected
What is a Cookoff?
Barrel becomes hot enough to ignite ordnance without inducing the firing sequence
State the cycle of operations in a firing cycle
Feed, Chamber, Lock, Fire, Unlock, Extract, Eject, Cock
Discuss loading/unloading procedures for the M9 and M11
Insert Magazine. Chamber a round. Decock. Loaded.