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Crosman 38T Target revolver: Part 3

38T

by Tom GaylordWriting as B.B. Pelletier Crosman 38T. Part 1Part 2 History of airguns This report covers: The test Lotsa pellets Jim outshot BB Getting tired The next day What the heck? BillJ — this is for you Summary Well, I’m hot into it now, and as long as that’s the case I decided to … Read more

Diana 75/Beeman 400 recoilless target air rifle: Part 1

by Tom GaylordWriting as B.B. Pelletier The Diana 75. Let’s make lemonade History of airguns This report covers: Refresh your memory Wayne Johnson The Diana 75/Beeman 400 Right-hand bias History of the Diana 75 Giss contra-recoil mechanism Sights The wood The metal Summary Today we begin our look at the Beeman 400 sidelever recoilless target … Read more

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Finding that silk purse

Taurus 62LA

by Tom GaylordWriting as B.B. Pelletier History of airguns This report covers: A break The real story Fell into it Oh, no! The real story Back to the future The lesson More The point Summary A break I need a break from punching holes in paper. Been doing a lot of that this week. Today … Read more

Categories Education / Training, Fun, History, Maintenance, Special/Unique, Spring 54 Comments

Beeman R10: Part 1

Beeman R10

by Tom GaylordWriting as B.B. Pelletier Beeman R10. History of airguns This report covers: This R10 History of the Beeman R9 and R10 Success! Tap the cap What about this R10? The R10 came in both standard and deluxe versions Thin spring tube Trigger Cocking shoe Performance Velocity with JSB 8.44-grain Summary I wrote a … Read more

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Crosman MAR 177: Part 5

Falcon target 2

by Tom GaylordWriting as B.B. Pelletier The MAR177 from Crosman. Part 1Part 2Part 3Part 4 History of airguns This report covers: The test Sig Match Ballistic Alloy What happened? Second group with Sig Match Alloy What to do? Air Arms Falcon The trigger Do triggers affect accuracy? Ten Sig Match Ballistic Alloy RWS Hobby Qiang … Read more

Categories Accessories, Competition, Education / Training, Fun, History, PCP, Spring 39 Comments

The Haenel 311 target rifle: Part 3

Falcon group

by Tom GaylordWriting as B.B. Pelletier Haenel 311 target rifle. Part 1Part 2 History of airguns This report covers: The test Air Arms Falcon RWS R10 Match Pistol Qiang Yuan Training Gamo Match Adjust sights H&N Finale Match Light Discussion Summary Today we look at the accuracy of the Haenel 311 target rifle. Let’s get … Read more

Categories Accessories, Competition, Education / Training, Fun, History, Special/Unique, Spring 29 Comments

The Webley Hurricane: Part 2

table

by Tom GaylordWriting as B.B. Pelletier Webley Hurricane. Part 1 A history of airguns This report covers: Air Arms Falcons HOWEVER H&N Finale Match Light What is the Oh, oh? Galling Wrong lubrication Change in direction What’s next? Today I’m going to test my Webley Hurricane’s velocity. Like I said in Part 1, I have … Read more

Categories DIY, Education / Training, Fun, History, Maintenance, Spring 83 Comments