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hammer and priming pan

French translation: le chien et le bassinet

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English term or phrase:hammer and priming pan
French translation:le chien et le bassinet
Entered by: Stéphanie Soudais
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14:40 Oct 24, 2006
English to French translations [PRO]
Military / Defense / cannon desciption
English term or phrase: hammer and priming pan
description du principe de mise à feu d'un canon

Pulling the cord of the gun lock created a spark by which the gun's charge was ignited. The gun lock is brass while the hammer and priming pan are both steel.
Stéphanie Soudais
France
Local time: 19:04
le chien et le bassinet
Explanation:
Avec un peu de poudre dans le bassinet, une amorce et le chien qui frappe dessus...BOUM!
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irat56
France
Local time: 19:04
Grading comment
c'est ce que j'avais trouvé aussi, merci
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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le chien et le bassinet


Explanation:
Avec un peu de poudre dans le bassinet, une amorce et le chien qui frappe dessus...BOUM!

irat56
France
Local time: 19:04
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c'est ce que j'avais trouvé aussi, merci
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