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Hatsan Mod 85 Camo Combo in .177

Which Airgun is Better or Best Part 2 – .177 caliber options.

In our first article on this topic we looked at caliber as it may relate to small game hunting and pest control. Thats a pretty narrow focus and while that may be a part of an airgunners intended purpose, most of us do more than just hunt. We also enjoy target shooting and the relaxation or entertainment …

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Which Airgun is Best?

Which Airgun is Better or Best Part I

Its certainly a common request from new airgunners: which airgun is best? Boy, talk about a loaded question. Its sort of like going up to a car dealer and asking him: Which is the best car, a Ford Focus or a 3500 GMC Diesel Truck? Its an impossible question to answer accurately …

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Colt 1911 special combat bb pistol

Air Pistols For Handgun Training

People own handguns of all shapes and sizes. Some take their ownership very seriously, others never actually test fire them even one time after the initial purchase. Theres a huge responsibility that goes along with firearm ownership, one that should be taken seriously. If you own a gun, …

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Beretta PX4 Storm Recon

Airguns for Self-Defense – A Good Idea?

Are airguns a viable option for self-defense or home protection? The short and sweet answer is no. Ive decided to address this issue because its one of the most commonly asked questions Ive been asked over the years. Now some may want to argue the point on a philosophical level, which …

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Gamo Fusion Whisper IGT

Modern Airguns – Not just childs play!

I remember when I got my hands on my first airgun. Im pretty sure it was a Crosman or Benjamin pump of some sort. I dont remember how old I was, but I sure remember how much fun I had shooting at just about anything. I think its in our blood to be the hunter. Many, many years …

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Velocity is the most important factor right?

If you are new to airguns, and you’re anything like I used to be, then you’re looking at that box, staring at 1200 FPS on the side. Obviously this means the airgun is better than the one next to it that says 1000 FPS. I mean, doesn’t it make sense that bigger is better? If only it were that simple. …

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RWS 350 Ball Detent barrel joint

Breakbarrel Airguns – Are They Reliable?

I often tell people that my first break barrel airgun was the Gamo Hunter 440. Truthfully however, my very first airgun was the Remington Genesis. This was my first introduction to airgunning and I was initially thrilled with my purchase. Unfortunately it was short-lived. The Genesis, which …

PACT Professional Chronograph

An Airgun Hobbyists Tools of the Trade

Have you ever wondered if your new airgun actually reaches the up to velocities stated in the marketing? I remember when I bought my second airgun. It was a Beeman GH150 22 caliber that promised up to 800 FPS. I was unbelievably excited to get in this new gun and experience real power. As …

Benjamin 90 cu in 4500 psi Carbon Fiber fill system

Filling Your PCP Airgun

In this article we are going to look at how to fill your PCP Airgun. This can be a little confusing and overwhelming for those not accustomed to the process. One of the most asked questions I get, deals with how to fill PCP, which stands for Pre-Charged Pneumatic. Before we just jump right …

decible meter

How Loud is “Loud” – Decibel (Loudness) Comparison Chart

When you talk about noise with regards to airguns, there are way too many opinions out there. What is “loud” to me may not be “loud” to someone else. Also, manufactures use some pretty tricky language to talk about the amount of noise, not necessarily the level of noise. Let me see if I can explain. Look …

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