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John Wayne Lil Duke BB Gun Rifle
Throughout his iconic film career, John Wayne trail-blazed across the silver screen, captured hearts worldwide, and portrayed courage in the face of all odds, as only he could. To honor the Duke's legacy, Air Venturi presents the Officially Licensed John Wayne Lil' Duke .177 Caliber Lever-Action BB Rifle. Aimed at beginners and younger airgunners, this lever-action repeater is a great way for pint-sized shooters to get involved in shooting sports, and start plinking away with a very user-friendly gun.
The 'Lil' Duke now includes Air Venturi's new LASSO Scope Mount which adds a 3/8 inch dovetail rail to the rifle accept a scope. This unique rifle features a stained wood stock etched with the Duke's likeness and the words "Lil' Duke" across the fore-grip. The big man's signature stands out in high relief on the action of the gun. Its large loop cocking mechanism makes for one of the easiest guns to cock and lock. The gun has a 550 shot capacity and launches BBs downrange at speeds up to 350 fps; perfect for knocking down cans and shredding paper targets.
BBs can ricochet. The shooter and everyone in the shooting area should wear safety glasses when a gun is being handled (even if it's unloaded). Remember to remove all pets from the area, as rebounding ammo can hit them, too. Never shoot steel BBs at hard objects (including metal targets) or water, as that increases the chance of ricochet.
|Max Velocity||350 fps|
|Rear Sight||Adjustable for elevation|
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Things I liked: Design
Things I would have changed: Make d handle out of metal
Things I liked: the stock and overall appearance
Things I would have changed: The Plastic handle is a mistake this gun will likely fail in the hands of my grandson very dissapointing
What others should know: hard to cock
Things I liked: For the price its good, bought more for a collectable John Wayne piece.
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Does this come with a collectible, colorful box or is it shipped with a plain brown cardboard box?
It comes in a 4 color box that is pretty neat.
The standard Red Ryder is available in a bundle that includes Smart Shot copper-clad lead BBs. Does this mean the Red Ryder no longer uses a magnet in its action?
The Red Ryder still uses a magnet, that kit has been adjusted accordingly.
Are the smart shot BB's any more accurate than the match grade Avanti's ?
Well I haven't yet tried Avanti BB's in my Duke yet but I can tell you that Smart Shot don't seem anymore accurate than the three other bb's I've tried, Marksman Premiums, Daisy Precision Max and Daisy Max Speed. However they are nice in that ricochets are minimized considerably and they do seem to tame the powerplant in the Duke compared to the other bb's in terms of fps is a bit more consistent. The bore of the barrel seems large and if you can come up with a larger than average bb I suspect it would do better in the accuracy department.
|Max Velocity||350 fps|