Taurus M 941 SS4
In the 1990s, Brazilian company «Forjas Taurus S. A. »adjusted release revolver Model 941, designed for use patrona.22 Magnum.
Taurus M 941 is a modification of a revolver M 94, which differs from the used cartridge and drum capacity of 8 rounds.
revolver assembled on a single steel frame and is equipped with a medium-sized drum, swing out to the left side.
Drum capacity 8 rounds fixed with latch locking tip ejector rod under the barrel at high tide, and a spring-loaded cam plate frame. While reloading revolver drum leans to the left side and extractor located inside the drum axis, when pressed simultaneously removes immediately all spent cartridges.
At the top of the barrel is cooling strip and the lower case for the extractor rod. Originally produced only revolver with a barrel length of 51mm (2 ") and 102 mm (4"), but in 1996, has been added to the model with a barrel length of 127 mm (5 ").
Taurus M 941 B2 UL (top)
And Taurus M 941 SS2 (below)
hammer-type firing mechanism with open trigger, double action allows shooting as self-cocking, and with pre-cocking the hammer manually.
The design provides for a trigger automatic trigger safety. Also equipped with a safety lock arms, locking the trigger in the frame - this security system TSS (Taurus Security System), patented by «Taurus» like a normal door lock and operates a miniature key.
| Caliber, mm || .22 Magnum |
| Length mm || 248 || 222 || 162 || Barrel length, mm || 127 || 102 || 51 |
| Weight unloaded kg || 0.770 || 0.756 || 0.672 |
| drum count. cartridges || 8 |
Sights consist of open mown flies back and adjustable rear sight, equipped with a micrometer.
handle has enveloping lining of dense rubber.
Metal parts are made of stainless steel weapons with a special coating to protect against corrosion.
Weapon presented as in the embodiment of ordinary burnished gunmetal and stainless steel.
linear series of this embodiment of a compact revolver with a length of 51 mm and is ultralight model «Ultra Light», which differs from the baseline sample frame made of aluminum alloy and correspondingly lower weight (518 g).
Depending on the materials used and the length of the barrel for revolvers adopted indexing certain: after the model number denotes the length of the barrel in inches; «SS» means that the gun is made of stainless steel, «B» - made of ordinary steel weapons, «UL "- the frame is made of light alloy. For example, Model 941B2UL means that the model 941 with a barrel length of 2 inches is made of ordinary steel weapons, with a frame made of light alloy.
marking weapon consists of TAURUS inscription on the trunk, the company's trademark on the frame and the words TAURUS with a bull's head on the handle medallion cheeks.
distinctive feature revolvers Taurus M 94 is a high quality workmanship and reliability in a small enough price. This weapon is intended for use by paramilitaries, as well as for sport target shooting.
Taurus M 941 B5 (top)
And Taurus M 941 SS5 (below)