The Bren Light Machine Gun, Description, Use and Mechanism

EVERYMAN MUST KNOW HOW TO FIRE and MAINTAIN THE L.M.G. so that should the gunner become a casualty his place can betaken immediately |THE GUN IS GAS OPERATED *Some of the gas, formed by the explosion of the cartridge, passes through the GAS REG U LATO Rand operates the piston GAS REGULATOR PJSTON CYLINDER GAS REGULATOR MARKS IlNDICATE RELATIVE SIZES O f GAS PORTS RETAINER PIN v IT IS AIR COOLED After firing ten magazines at the RAPID rate the barrel should be changed. This operation takes a trained man 6 to 8 seconds SEE REGULATOR IS AT CORRECT SETTING
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