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  1. Keith

    Hunter Gatherer All About Flintlocks. Part Five. Locks.

    On the left you will see the Snaphaunce lock. Note the shape of the steel to the far right on this lock, it resembles a hammer. This is where the term "Hammer" originally came from when referring to the locks steel. Frizzen is a modern term for the steel. Here is another image of a snaphaunce...