does anyone know how the mag works on a revolver? how could i make one?

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laxdude8 years ago
There is no magazine on a revolver it is a turret or barrel.
frollard8 years ago
it revolves...What do you want to know about it? The cocking of the hammer on a revolver ratchets the 'magazine' (clip?). Fully pulling the trigger releases the hammer, then it starts again.
The part that holds the cartridges in a revolver is called the cylinder.
I learned something new! Thanks.
jtobako8 years ago
Start by learning correct terminology. "Where's the floppy disk go in my iPod" sounds about the same as your question : ) If you are asking about specific brands or types (airsoft v firearms), then specify which to get a good answer.
skunkbait8 years ago
A revolver has a cylinder. The cylinder holds from 5 to 9 cartridges (but usually it holds 6). It rotates every time you cock the hammer (or on some when you pull the trigger). When it rotates, it places the next (live) cartridge in line with the barrel. These pics are of revolvers from my "How to store a Firearm" instructable. The first two revolvers have the cylinders removed.