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  Receiver - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A receiver (radio) is an electronic device that receives a radio signal from a transmitter and converts it to useful information in the form of sound, pictures, computer data, navigational position information, etc. An external receiving antenna may be required.
A receiver (electronics) is a combination of a radio broadcast tuner and an amplifier for the speakers, as well as selection for sources such as a CD or tape, and adjustments for audio, such as a graphic equalizer or basic tone controls.
A receiver (firearms) is the part of the firearm that houses the operating parts of the gun.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Receiver   (251 words)

 Receiver (firearms) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In firearms terminology, the receiver is the part of the firearm that houses the operating parts of the gun.
In strictly legal terms, in the United States the receiver is the actual firearm itself, and as such it is the controlled part (without which operating is impossible).
Generally, the law views the receiver as that part of a firearm housing that has the serial number upon it.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Receiver_(firearms)   (143 words)

 Factor Accounts Receivable   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Accounts receivable is one of a series of accounting transactions dealing with the billing of customers which owe money to a person, company or organization for goods and services that have been provided to the customer.
Even though "radio receiver" is technically correct in regard to things like television receivers, navigation receivers, etc., in normal speaking and writing the latter are not usually referred to that way.
Ineligible receivers may not touch a forward pass in any way before it is touched by an eligible receiver.
www.wwwtln.com /finance/72/factor-accounts-receivable.html   (533 words)

 Receiver (firearms) -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
In (A portable gun) firearms terminology, the receiver is the part of the firearm that houses the operating parts of the (A weapon that discharges a missile at high velocity (especially from a metal tube or barrel)) gun.
In most cases, it is made up of (A workplace where metal is worked by heating and hammering) forged or stamped metal, and the moving parts reciprocate and cycle within it.
On (A firearm that is held and fired with one hand) pistols the receiver is also called the frame.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/r/re/receiver_(firearms).htm   (170 words)

 Cleaning the AR15 Rifle at Impact Home
The receiver, locking lugs and chamber are more important than the entire length of the bore.
After using the general purpose brush to loosen dirt in the upper receiver, wrap a swab around the end of the brush to clean and lubricate the interior.
Use the receiver brush or your finger to force the turning swab into the recess in front of the lugs.
www.impactguns.com /store/cleaning_ar15.html   (1438 words)

 RECEIVER - Definition
(Firearms) In portable breech-loading firearms, the steel frame screwed to the breech end of the barrel, which receives the bolt or block, gives means of securing for firing, facilitates loading, and holds the ejector, cut-off, etc.
That portion of a telephonic apparatus, or similar system, at which the message is received and made audible; -- opposed to transmitter.
{Exhausted receiver} (Physics), a receiver, as that used with the air pump, from which the air has been withdrawn; a vessel the interior of which is a more or less complete vacuum.
www.hyperdictionary.com /dictionary/receiver   (324 words)

 ACE TERMS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
We will sell firearms to out-of-state customers, as well as in state, but, as you may know, there are very stringent laws and guidelines that we must comply with in shipping firearms.
This could be a firearms dealer or private individual with a Federal Firearms License located in your area.
Firearms returned must be in original unaltered condition and will be shipped back to Ace Sporting Goods at your expense.
www.acefirearms.com /html/ace_policies.html   (689 words)

To maximize accuracy, the barrel is free floating, with the forearm attached to a hanger mounted directly to the receiver.
The walnut stock is straight-grip with a Schnabel fore-end and the bolt is jeweled.
The other side of the receiver features the NRA seal and "2002 Friends of NRA Gun of the Year." Embellishment is done by Baron Engraving.
www.nrafoundation.org /friends/GOYNRASide.asp   (162 words)

 Casting Fortify Ruger's Firearms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Ruger is referring to the firm’s decision in the early 1950’s to design its firearms using investment cast components for revolver and pistol frames and rifle and shotgun receivers—the backbone components for firearms.
The practice in the firearms industry at that time (as well as today, for the most part) was to machine these components from steel bar or forgings.
A bolt-action rifle receiver is designed to absorb the “head-thrust” or recoil when firing, which is the result of the brass cartridge case pushing against the bolt that then pushes against the receiver.
www.castsolutions.com /archive/08_feature_article.html   (1441 words)

 Builders Squad Project - Home
These are the "Upper" (which consists of the upper receiver, barrel assembly, bolt and bolt carrier) and the "Lower" (which consists of the lower receiver housing, that contains the trigger, hammer, and fire control parts, and the butt stock assembly).
The lower receiver housing however, since it is the portion of the rifle that bears the manufacturers name and serial number, is considered, in and of itself, to be a firearm and is subject to all Federal firearms regulations.
As these receivers have not been 100% finished, they are viewed by the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms (BATF) as being "non-guns", and as such, are not subject to any Federal regulations pertaining to firearms.
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The firearm must be a Title I firearm as outlined in the National Firearms Act of 1934 (among other things, no automatic firearms, no sound suppressors, etc.).
While a multi-piece receiver may not be as strong as a one piece unit, the AR15 receiver does not bear the brunt of the firing stresses.
To simplify things since the walls of the receiver are just a bit too thin for the detent and spring, I simply used magnets to hold the safety/selector lever at the end of its travel.
www.geocities.com /elmgrove1765/project6/project6.html   (2124 words)

 Modern Firearms - AR-15 M16 M16A1 M16A2 M16A3 assault rifle
Inside the receiver, the rear end of the gas tube enters into the "gas key", a small attachment on the top of the bolt carrier.
The receiver is made from aluminum alloy, and consists of two parts - "upper receiver" and "lower receiver" (sometimes referred simply as "upper" and "lower").
Most receivers are made from aluminum forgings by machining, but some commercially available receivers are made from aluminum castings with final drilling and machining.
world.guns.ru /assault/as18-e.htm   (3182 words)

 WorldNetDaily: .50-cal. gun-kit maker released   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
An Arizona man who manufactures and sells.50-caliber gun kits, arrested by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms in a raid last Friday, was released from jail on his own recognizance at a bail hearing yesterday afternoon, when the judge disallowed a last-minute effort by the government to enter an additional charge against him.
Because the unfinished receiver requires milling, the kits are sold without serial numbers and are not considered by Stewart to be firearms.
On June 1, Bettendorf received a report from Curtis Bartlett at the Technology Branch, which determined that the rifle kit, including the unfinished receiver, could be readily converted to expel a projectile and met the definition of a firearm under 18 USC section 921-(a) (3).
www.worldnetdaily.com /news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=17536   (1319 words)

 Browning Firearms
This 152 page book is packed full of photos, specifications and retail pricing for our line of firearms, accessories, cases, knives, lights, safes, and clothing.
Each firearm we produce must live up to the standard John M. Browning set for the industry with the famed Superposed, Auto-5, Model 1885 and BAR.
The new 20 and 28 gauge share the same scaled down features as the 12: a low-profile receiver, Monolock hinge, Reverse striker mechanical triggers, super fast lock time, recoil-reducing Inflex recoil pad and sleek, inviting lines.
www.browning.com /products/catalog/firearms/index.asp   (577 words)

 AR15.COM :: Information
Safeguarding NFA firearms is not required, but seems to me to be extremely prudent, both to preserve the firearm, as well as its continued legal ownership.
This wear/breakage thing is also true of the receiver on a gun where that is the registered part, but in general the receiver is less subject to wear or breakage than a small part, like a sear.
Torch cutting the receiver into 4 or more parts may be acceptable; you would have to contact ATF to find out the current standard for "de-mill"ing (short for demilitarize) a receiver; a de-milled receiver is not a firearm, it is scrap metal.
www.ar15.com /content/legal/nfaFAQ.html   (13548 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
If an Uzi type firearm was registered as a machinegun and the conversion involved making a bolt to fit in the semiautomatic receiver, with no modifications to the receiver, can the receiver be legally modified now, so that the standard factory Uzi machinegun parts may be used?
The alterations to the receiver necessary to accomplish installation of an Uzi machinegun bolt would result in the making of a machinegun, as the altered receiver would be a machinegun configuration frame or receiver.
The alterations described above as (a), (b), and (c), done to a semiautomatic configuration Uzi carbine receiver, would not be prohibited, as they do not convert the semiautomatic receiver into the configuration of a machinegun frame or receiver.
www.cs.cmu.edu /afs/cs/user/wbardwel/public/nfalist/atf_letter46.txt   (450 words)

 buymilsurp.com - Firearms For Sale   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Federal laws only allow firearms to be shipped ONLY to licensed dealers (FFL holders) and in some instances to licensed collectors.
Firearms that are classified as Curios and Relics (C&R) can be shipped to C&R License holders.
Buying a firearm on the internet requires that you have it shipped to a licensed dealer and requires that the receiving dealer have you fill out the appropriate paperwork (Form 4473) and wait the required waiting period for your jurisdiction.
www.buymilsurp.com /firearms.html   (971 words)

When they discovered that it was perfectly legal to replace a pre-ban receiver, they started to have visions of loopholes dance in their heads & did what they usually do when the legislation they demanded fails to ban each & every firearm in civilian possession: they take it to court.
Now despite his having a pre-ban receiver that was originally used on an "assault weapon" his replacement receiver may in fact be used to assemble a firearm that would not violate the "assault weapons" ban even if he had used a brand new receiver instead of a pre-ban receiver.
They seem to be reasoning that since receivers are identified as “pre” or “post” ban that this supports their theory that the receiver itself is subject to the “assault weapons” ban no matter what type of firearm it is actually assembled into.
publicola.blogspot.com /2004_03_14_publicola_archive.html   (8317 words)

 eLibrary Project : Receiver   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
In communications and information processing, a "receiver" is the recipient (observer) of a message (information), which is sent from a communication source,source (object).
A receiver (radio) is an electronic device that receives a radio signal from a transmitter and converts it to useful information in the form of sound, pictures, computer data, navigational position information, etc. An external receiving antenna (electronics),antenna may be required.
A receiver (electronics) is a combination of a radio broadcast tuner and an amplifier for the speakers, as well as selection for sources such as a compact disc,CD or compact audio cassette,tape, and adjustments for audio, such as a graphic equalizer or basic tone controls.
elibraryproject.com /info/receiver.html   (1259 words)

 HKPRO: The Mechanics of H&K NFA Conversions
So if the receiver itself was registered as the NFA controlled item, but not mechanically converted at the time of conversion to utilize a swing down lower, the mechanical alterations to achieve semi-automatic fire capability must have been done to other components of the weapon in question.
The registering of the semi-auto configured receiver as the ‘machine gun’ was just the most commonly accepted sequence, after which one went to work on the semi-auto trigger group parts to affect the needed mechanical changes to render automatic fire.
The other major reason for registered receiver conversions being performed with unregistered conversion parts employed on a NFA registered unaltered semi-auto receiver was due to the simple fact that many of the active Class II manufacturers in the heyday of the conversion craze were less than Journeyman level skilled machinists or Gunsmiths.
www.hkpro.com /hkconversions.htm   (11639 words)

 .: Only The Best Firearms & Accessories :.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Nighthawk firearms are a spinoff of Wilson Combat.
The receiver is made by the Firing Line in Wyandotte OK. Parts are Brand new, unissued Bulgarian parts sets.
This is a Krinkov built on a polytech receiver by the Firing Line.
www.onlythebestfirearms.com /firearms_inventory.html   (965 words)

 Receiver   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
In firearms terminology, the receiver is the part of the firearm that housesthe operating parts of the gun.
All is still licensed under the GNU FDL.
He had upon his pillion a very small, but apparently a very solicitous; never trusting it out of his own immediate care, and offered their services to carry it into the house.
www.termsdefined.net /re/receiver.html   (162 words)

 Marlin Firearms
The 20" Micro-Groove® barrel features adjustable rear and bead front sights, and the receiver is tapped for a scope mount.
The walnut finished hardwood stock has cut checkering and comes with swivels and a padded nylon sling.
Solid top receiver tapped for scope mount; offset hammer spur (right or left hand) for scope use.
www.marlinfirearms.com /firearms/leverAction_centerfire/336W.htm   (135 words)

 FAQs about Custom Firearms, ATF Regulations- AR15 Plus Store
A — An PCR Lower Receiver or frame is an incomplete receiver for a firearm that's machined or manufactured to a percentage below what the BATF considers a firearm or "gun".
A — With certain exceptions a firearm may be made by a nonlicensee provided it is not for sale and the maker is not prohibited from possessing firearms.
An application to make a machinegun will not be approved unless documentation is submitted showing that the firearm is being made for a federal or state agency.
www.nationalordnance.com /faq.asp   (1207 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Receiver is Cut in accordance with BATF specifications and ebay rules and replaced with Solid Dummy receiver.
Modern replica firearms cannot be shipped to Connecticut, Calif, Massachusetts, Puerto Rico, Canada and New York City.
It is the responsibility of the bidder/buyer to check to see that it is legal to purchase, receive, and possess this item in their local area!
www.uniquecanes.com /SterlingBlaster.html   (250 words)

 Firearms patents 200411   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
042071010 - (abstract) - Composite receiver for firearms
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 Antique Firearms for Sale
They were rebarreled in standard 8x57 Mauser, and most had the stocks replaced with a new pistol grip type of Turkish walnut.
The original magazine interrupters were removed and most had the interrupter box ground off and the perso-arabic script on the receiver buffed off.
A signed copy of a Curio and Relics or Dealers Federal Firearms License (FFL) is required for those firearms which are not antiques, made before 1899.
www.stormpages.com /jjk308/antiques.htm   (469 words)

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