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06:44 Mar 6, 2007
English to Norwegian translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Military / Defense
English term or phrase:Breech loader
Sentence: "I am making what i called a breech loader".
A breech-loading weapon, usually a gun or cannon, is one where the bullet or shell is inserted or loaded into the gun at the rear of the barrel or breech; the opposite of muzzle-loading. All modern mass production guns are breech loading.
baklader -en, -e. 1 skytevåpen som lades direkte i kammeret (t. forskj. fra munnlader).