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Earn 4 Bullseye Bucks
List Price $5.95 Save $2.00 (33%)
Item Code: GA-632032454 [PY-P-78]
|Ammo Type||Round Balls|
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Things I liked: I purchased these for use in an Italian "indoor gallery" pistol. The propulsion is by 209 primers and the barrel is rifled. I have found these lead projectiles to be very consistent in size and form and they work very well in the pistol.
Things I would have changed: Nothing
What others should know: I also tried these round balls in my Remington 1875 cartridge revolver and found them to hit high but very consistently so. I was getting sub .75" groups from a rest at 20'. I am going to stock up on these RLB's.
Things I liked: Ok, I have said I would only use Rundkugels. But got curious since the price point so good. Fairly bad out of 880, but can kill soup cans and bottles well at close range. Not too much problem with Rounds rolling down barrel. Great fun for plinking not-so-small targets.
Things I would have changed: Well, make them extra large like H&N 4.54 lead balls - those give decent accuracy and NEVER roll down your barrel. They lock on the rifling. The 4.54 Rundkugels are the best.
What others should know: These Gamo Rounds are stars in my Daisy 35R, but that is a rifled mod with TIGHT muzzle hole. The Copper Rundkugels are awesome in 35R, but the Rounds do well, and better than in other guns. In a hunt situation, my 35R shoots initial shot with trusted pellet, but the magazine is loaded up with Gamo Rounds, for close in finish-up shots. Lead balls do not jump to the magnet in pump guns, and are great back up. Just turn gun toward magazine to load pellets.
Things I liked: Great BB's for rotary clips, they're just a little bigger than the normal sized BB and fit into the revolver type clips tighter and will not fall out the end of the barrel. But will jam on semi-auto pistols. I like the coating of graphite to help lube the barrels. They work well in my three revolver pistols, Vigalante, Colt and Brodax.
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I'm sure this has been explained already but I'm a noob so forgive me. Everyone says BBs are bad for a rifled barrel. I get these aren't BBs by definition, but I'm confused why using a .177 BB is bad but a .177 lead ball is ok? Can someone please explain it so my thick skull can understand? I'd hate to accidentally ruin my guns by using these when I shouldn't. Thank you so much in advance.
These are pure lead not jacketed or made out of steel. Being pure lead they will not "wear" the rifling so out like a harder metal like steel will. You can shoot these ou of a rifled barrel and they will not danamge the riflings like the steel or jacketed BB's will. Hope it helps!
Will these .177cal lead round ball work well with a Crosman 1377 ?
If by "well" you mean accurate, then no they are not as accurate as a good pellet. They hit hard. They are great fun in Daisy Powerline Rifles.
Crosman 1377 is a 177cal isn't it? That should answer ur question
If these can't or shouldn't be used in BB guns, then what earthly good are they? For what are they intended to be used?
Airguns that shoot pellets in .177 caliber.