by NRA Training Staff - Wednesday, July 13, 2016
In this week’s NRA Firearm Training Tip we are going to cover a type of stoppage commonly known as a double feed. This usually results from the gun failing to extract a spent case from the chamber before trying to feed a live round from the magazine. Clearing a double feed is completely different than any other stoppage.
Here is how to clear a double feed:
Here is how you set up a drill for practicing clearing a double feed:
NOTE: Always follow the NRA Rules for Gun Safety and be sure to abide by your range’s rules.