US 9,810,495 B2
Bolt carrier and bolt for gas operated firearms
Jesus S. Gomez, Trappe, MD (US)
Assigned to LWRC International LLC, Cambridge, MD (US)
Filed by LWRC INTERNATIONAL LLC, Cambridge, MD (US)
Filed on Dec. 18, 2014, as Appl. No. 14/575,923.
Application 14/575,923 is a division of application No. 13/588,294, filed on Aug. 17, 2012, granted, now 8,950,312.
Claims priority of provisional application 61/524,500, filed on Aug. 17, 2011.
Prior Publication US 2015/0135942 A1, May 21, 2015
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. F41A 15/12 (2006.01); F41A 5/24 (2006.01); F41A 5/18 (2006.01); F41A 19/06 (2006.01); F41A 3/38 (2006.01); F41A 3/26 (2006.01); F41A 3/64 (2006.01)
CPC F41A 5/24 (2013.01) [F41A 3/26 (2013.01); F41A 3/38 (2013.01); F41A 3/64 (2013.01); F41A 5/18 (2013.01); F41A 15/12 (2013.01); F41A 19/06 (2013.01)] 4 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A bolt for a firearm, the bolt comprising:
a generally cylindrical body having a proximal end and a distal end and a body portion extending therebetween;
said body portion defines an extractor recess and includes at least a first bolt lug and a second bolt lug located adjacent to said body's distal end, said first and second bolt lugs extending radially outwardly from the exterior of said body portion;
an extractor having a proximal end, a distal end and a body portion extending therebetween, said distal end of the extractor having a portion being configured to engage a rim of an ammunition cartridge, said distal end of the extractor is wider than said body portion of the extractor;
said first bolt lug and said second bolt lug define a gap which is connected with and wider than said extractor recess, and wherein said first bolt lug has a sidewall that is coplanar with a first sidewall of said extractor recess, and wherein said second bolt lug has a sidewall that is coplanar with a second sidewall of said extractor recess.