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AirForce Texan: Part 5

Texan

by Tom GaylordWriting as B.B. Pelletier AirForce Texan big bore. Part 1Part 2Part 3Part 4 This report covers: Upgrade to the TX2 valve? Mr Hollowpoint The day Mr. Hollowpoint 333-grain bullet Stretching the air Cold! First two bullets Time to refill Summary The .458 Texan from AirForce Airguns I’m testing has been with me for … Read more

AirForce Texan: Part 4

Texan

by Tom GaylordWriting as B.B. Pelletier AirForce Texan big bore. Part 1Part 2Part 3 This report covers: Mr. Hollowpoint The test Two important things Bullet seating Shot count 255-grain bullet target 2 300-grain bullet group 1 300-grain group 2 350-grain bullet 365-grain bullet  Discussion Summary Today I finally report on my AirForce Texan .458 that … Read more

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Big Bore airgun calibers

Balle Blondeau

Tom GaylordWriting as B.B. Pelletier This report covers: The greater problem The beginning Bullets — not pellets .308 caliber Bore size .357 caliber Black powder The .45 caliber dilemma Shoot soft lead bullets that are slightly larger Other big bore calibers Summary Most shooters are familiar with the smallbore airgun calibers of .177, .20, .22 … Read more

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AirForce Texan: Part 3

AirForce Texan Ton Jones

by Tom GaylordWriting as B.B. Pelletier AirForce Texan big bore. Part 1Part 2 This report covers: TX2 valve for .45 and .50 caliber Texans Old rifle, fresh test “New” bullets The TX2 valve Power setting Seat the bullet in the rifling! Velocity One more velocity lesson Summary After writing Part 2 of this report last … Read more

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