2012 Roanoke Airgun Show
by Tom Gaylord, a.k.a. B.B. Pelletier Every airgun show has one or more themes. Some shows have piles of new-old-stock airguns that have been recently found. I remember at one show seeing stacks of S&W 78G and 79G target pistols that had never been sold….
2011 Roanoke Airgun Show
by B.B.Pelletier There I was, at the Roanoke airgun show, and this year was REALLY different! For starters, it wasn’t in Roanoke. It was up a small mountain road several miles south of the big city, and I thought that would keep the attendance down….
Airgun selling strategies
by B.B.Pelletier I attended a gun show this past weekend; and on the first day, I noticed something that I’ve seen for many years but never appreciated. Most of the people who attend gun shows don’t know what airguns are worth. You can benefit from…
Sterling HR-81 .177 underlever air rifle: Part 1
by B.B. Pelletier This report is specifically for blog reader Robert from Arcade, who mentioned last week that he always wanted to own a Sterling air rifle, but didn’t have the money when they were available. Well, I can relate to that! My Sterling just…
A safe strategy for no-loss – mostly gain – airgun collecting – Part 2
by B.B. Pelletier Part 1 I wanted to follow up with this second part right away to keep the lesson together and fresh. Yesterday, when I closed, I mentioned some huge pitfall to be avoided, so let’s begin there. Modified guns Avoid modified airguns if…