Behind the Scenes

Rising giant

From LGV to XTC, Armex is a distributor with a lot of airguns on its hands – Colin Fallon goes behind the scenes for a closer look at the inner workings of this UK distribution giant…

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Stock in trade

Simon Everett gets an audience with Don Robinson, stockmaker – a self-taught craftsman from Halifax who’s been making or embellishing airgun stocks for around half a century….

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Young apprentice: Busy period

Airgun Shooter is following young Charlie Crane as he and his airgun are mentored in the art of gamekeeping. This month, we follow the young student at the time of year his mentor thinks is the busiest for those in the profession…

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In the workshop

In this month’s issue, Lyn Lewington shows you how to strip the popular HW99S lightweight break-barrel from Weihrauch

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Young apprentice

Airgun Shooter is following young Charlie Crane as he and his airgun are mentored in the art of gamekeeping. This month, the young student is asked to give an account of himself – specifically on his choice of hunting distances…

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Boy wonder

The rise in the number of youngsters taking up HFT bodes well for airgunning’s future – with Harry Fallows foremost among the emerging talent…

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In the workshop

The Pro-Sport is one of the most elegant looking underlevers currently on sale today – and no mean performer to boot. But this 17-year-old example is in need of a service, so Lyn Lewington gets it into the workshop… and begins stripping it down

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Index linked

Simon Everett goes behind the scenes of an engineering company that specialises in high-precision performance car parts and military ballistics testing equipment… to find out why they’re also making a name for themselves in airgun circles.

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Young apprentice: Trapping

Airgun Shooter is following young Charlie Crane as he and his airgun are mentored by Tony Lowry in the art of gamekeeping. This time, he’s using his air rifle in conjunction with trapping…

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In the workshop

The BSA Mercury is a classic break-barrel from the 1970s and 80s and, as Lyn Lewington concludes in this rebuild, they’re more than a match for today’s high-performance hardware…

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