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Philippe M Jeghers: Set of golf clubs. Fabrique Nationale Herstal, Haseltine Lake & Waters, April 3, 1979: US04147349 (85 worldwide citation)

The invention pertains to a set of golf clubs of the type known as irons, wherein the center of gravity of each head is placed very low while the height of the frontal area of the heads is a constant throughout the set.


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Maurice V Bourlet: Pistol. Fabrique Nationale Herstal en abrege F N, Bacon & Thomas, January 26, 1982: US04312263 (17 worldwide citation)

Improved pistol of the type comprising a body carrying a moving slideway supporting a barrel and a firing-pin, the device actuating the said firing-pin consisting of a kinematic chain comprising a detent pivoting on the body, levers driving a sear and a hammer pivoting on the body, said hammer being ...


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Thierry M Dumortier: Device for the fabrication of hollow plastic bodies, and the hollow bodies fabricated by means of this device. Fabrique Nationale Herstal en abrege FN, Bacon & Thomas, March 21, 1978: US04080147 (15 worldwide citation)

The invention pertains to a device for the fabrication of hollow plastic bodies, of the type comprising a core carrying plate, a double mould plate, means to inject plastic material into said mould plate and means to press said three plates against each other at the proper time, characterized in tha ...


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Andre J Gabriels: Grenade-firing device. Fabrique Nationale Herstal, Bacon & Thomas, January 27, 1976: US03934513 (15 worldwide citation)

The invention pertains to a device for firing a grenade or similar projectile using a weapon such as a gun, of the type which comprises a tubular case affixed to the rear of the grenade, a bullet trap being inserted into the said tube, said trap consisting of a steel mass, sub-calibrated to correspo ...


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Jean P Martial: Receiver for hunting guns. Fabrique Nationale Herstal, Bacon & Thomas, June 24, 1986: US04596084 (12 worldwide citation)

Receiver for a hunting gun, characterized in that it consists of the assembly of two shells the outer faces of which are smooth, their inner faces being each previously provided with a profiled reinforcing sheet which is also stamped, the profiles of the said sheets being additionally used for suppo ...


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Rene Predazzer: Top mounted longitudinal magazine. Fabrique Nationale Herstal, Bacon & Thomas, March 6, 1990: US04905394 (11 worldwide citation)

Longitudinal magazine for individual weapons such as, submachine gun, rifle, machine-gun and similar, of a type that can be mounted on the upper part of the weapon and in the axis of the frame, characterized in that this magazine mainly consists in a first part (3) formed by a tube forming the magaz ...


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Maurice V Bourlet: Supply device for a portable firearm by means of cartridge belts or by means of rifle magazines using the same ammunition. Fabrique Nationale Herstal en abrege FN, Bacon & Thomas, September 12, 1978: US04112817 (11 worldwide citation)

The invention pertains to a device for supplying portable arms by means of cartridge belts and by means of rifle magazines using the same ammunition, characterized by the fact that the weapon is provided with a lateral opening, extended by a sleeve which can serve the purpose of guide for a magazine ...


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Andre J Gabriels: Telescopic projectile. Fabrique Nationale Herstal, Bacon & Thomas, May 15, 1984: US04448129 (10 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a projectile having a head extended by a tubular tail and containing an explosive charge as well as a firing chain for the latter. The tail is made of two telescopic tubular parts, one of which is integral with the head and together with the head carries a first part of the ...


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Georges A Gevers: Adjusting device for double-barrelled guns. Fabrique Nationale Herstal en abrege FN, Bacon & Thomas, June 13, 1978: US04094086 (10 worldwide citation)

The invention pertains to an adjusting device for double-barrelled guns, characterized by the fact that it consists principally of two elements provided with accessory parts located between the barrels, one of these parts forming an incline for the other which acts as a wedge, one at least of afores ...


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Pierre van der Wielen: Composite barrel and process for the manufacture thereof. Fabrique Nationale Herstal, Bacon & Thomas, October 18, 1983: US04409881 (9 worldwide citation)

This barrel is characterized in that it comprises three layers superimposed without any break in continuity of surface contact between layers, namely: an internal layer of a refractory material; a core layer of a material the mechanical strength of which is higher than about 250 MPa at 900.degree. a ...