Chain operation of a firearm | FTT 100-Introduction to Firearms


For this assignment, you’ll be reflecting on the importance of studying obscure operating mechanisms for a civilian firearms professional. Review the content on chain operations before answering the following prompts:

  • Briefly summarize “chain operation” and cite one modern firearm that operates via this mechanism.
  • Is it important for civilian gunsmiths and armorers to be familiar with chain-operated firearms? Why or why not?

Your submission should be a minimum of 250 words.