What is this?

Discussion in 'M, C, L and S Series' started by Guest, Jun 17, 2006.

  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    Hi all, could someone more knowledgeable about Steyrs answer a question for me? I recently bought an M357-A1 and love it, but was curious about one of its features:

    See that opening underneath the pistol's butt & behind the magazine where there's usually a lanyard loop on other guns? Wonder what it's for, the manual mentions nothing of it. My guess would be an attachment for rifle stock, but think those may be illegal in my state anyway.
  2. armored

    armored New Member

    I think its nothing mysterious. Its JUST A HOLE!

  3. Guest

    Guest Guest

    The opening behind the magazine has slots in it for the stock to slide into. I'm guessing the pin hole that runs from left to right is to lock it in. The Steyr manual shows a rifle stock for it on page 16 or 17 IIRC.
  4. Guest

    Guest Guest

    You must've gotten a different manual from me, as my copy definitely does not have such a picture. But thank you anyway for the info. :)
  5. Guest

    Guest Guest

    My manual is dated May 2000. It shows it on page 17 under optional accessories.
  6. neviv

    neviv New Member

    yes it is for stock, I have stock on my glock but not fit on steyr