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Gas Gun Goodness

Jonathan Young gasses on about the history of CO2 guns and offers a closer look at some of his personal favourites. While most airgun shooters know they can drop a 12g bulb into their pistol and get shooting, few realise

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Airgun answers: How to remove a stuck CO2 capsule

I haven’t shot a CO2 pistol for years, but bought a new one and used some of my old capsules. One’s got stuck. How do I remove it?

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Own a piece of airgunning history

Own a piece of history with the original Colt Peacemaker range of Co2 Airguns, made under licence by Umarex.

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Hammerli 850 AirMagnum XT ZF Kit

With its innovative multi-shot CO2 bolt-action system, the Hammerli 850 AirMagnum is a genuine alternative to a conventional spring-powered air rifle.

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SPONSORED: The 850 AirMagnum Co2 Full-Power, Multi-Shot rifle

No diving bottle or difficult pump required, the Hammerli 850 Air Magnum is powered by a simple 88g CO2 capsule which simply screws into the forend under cover.

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Q&A: How to get the best out of your CO2 rifle

Technical guru and carbon dioxide aficionado Jonathan Young explains how to get the best out of CO2-powered guns with an easy to follow 4 step guide

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4 of the best pistols

When you’re looking for a good all-round handgun, it’s necessary to pin down a pointable pistol that delivers accuracy, reliability, full-power and fun. Power’s important – the UK legal limit is 6 foot pounds – because it means you can test your marksmanship with more accuracy at longer ranges…

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The Airgun Show – hunting rats at night, PLUS the Crosman Iceman Pistol on test

Following on from a tough night’s ratting on the fish farm, Mat Manning is determined to settle the score with the scaly-tailed rodents. Rather than over-complicating his approach, Mat decides to go back to basics by setting out simple feeding

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‘Tis the Season to be Giving…

Want a big pressie to unwrap this Christmas? Here’s a selection of guns, gear and other goodies we reckon any airgunner would love Santa to leave under their tree… Purr-fect Hellcat If you’re after something short’n’sweet for your gun cabinet

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Right on Q!

Though many firearms passed through his hands, James Bond 007 is best known for his use of two Walther pistols – the PPK and P99. Under cover of daylight, Nathan Kingsley is dropped deep inside his garden and licensed to put their 4.5mm airgun ‘blowback’ versions into active service…

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Posted in Air Pistols, CO2, Tests
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