What are the proper steps to clear the M4 carbine?
Place selector lever of "safe" if possible, remove magazine, lock blot to the rear, check chamber, ensure selector lever is on "safe"
When carrying the M4 carbine, what safety rule(s) apply?
Treat all weapons as if they were loaded, Never point the weapon at anything you are not willing to shoot, Positively identify your target, know what is behind your target (back drop), Keep your finger off the trigger until your sights are on targer
What are the proper loading procedures for the M4 carbine for duty?
Verify weapon is clear, safety on "safe', close bolt, close eject port cover, squeeze trigger (hammer should not fall), insert magazine (if authorized), ensure safety on "safe"
What safety feature blocks movement of the firing pin until the trigger is pulled?
Firing Pin Block
What are the steps to applying "immediate action" to the M4 carbine?
Slap upward on bottom of the magazine, pull charging handle to the rear, observe for ejection of round or empty casing, ensure chanmber is clear, release charging handle, tap forward assist, squeeze trigger (SPORTS)
What are the immediate action procedures if the M9 pistol fails to fire with the slide forward?
Ensure decking/safety lever is on "fire", seat magazine, rack the slide and attempt to fire the weapon
What are the proper steps for applying "remedial action" to the M4 carbine with a "failure to feed"?
Clear weapon, remove jammed rounds, reload and attempt to fire
What is the definition of a cook-off?
When a round self-detonates from heat buildup in a weapon's chamber