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smokestacking gunsmith term

The term is actually "stovepiping", and causes vary far and wide. Short stroking of the action due to an improper fitting in the gas system might be one reason, or it could simply be a weak extractor. It may be an issue of difficult extraction due to residue in the chamber (especially if you're using lacquer coated ammo, or have used it in the past without cleaning the chamber).

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Q: When empty cartridges get trapped in the ejection port of a pistol?
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When empty cartridges get trapped in the ejection port of a pistol this is known as?

A stovepipe. a jamb The right answer is its called SMOKESTACKING

What is it called When an empty cartridges get trapped in the ejection port of a pistol?

May be called a "stovepipe", since the empty case is frequently caught pointing up, like a miniature stove pipe.

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Empty cartridges, especially ink cartridges, should be recycled instead of being thrown away. By recycling them, companies can reuse them and one can make some money off of them.

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Cowboys loved a colorful phrase! This meant five cartridges in your pistol. Westerners often left the chamber under the hammer empty for safety reasons.

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Ink cartridges should be disposed of properly no matter the brand. Take your empty cartridges to a local electronic store. They usually dispose of them properly.

Where do I go to sell my empty lasertject printer cartridge which is now umpty?

You can sell empty laserjet printer cartridges to ink recycling stores. These facilities also can refill your ink cartridges for half the price of a new cartridge.

Can you damage your canon printer if you choose to print in black while all the color cartridges are empty?

No you can't, because you're not using the colour cartridges.

Where can I recycle ink cartridges for cash?

The best website for recycling ink cartridges for cash is This website gives you money for the empty containers that you might have too!

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