The steps to loading and unloading a gun vary for different gun types. Always review the gun’s manual for the specific instructions. Regardless of the gun type, one must always do a chamber check prior to loading and unloading.



  1. Do a chamber check. Leave the cylinder open.
  2. Load rounds into each chamber or use a speed loader.
  3. Check if all chambers are full.
  4. Close the cylinder.


  1. Do a chamber check.
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