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Airgun Shooter issue 120 is on sale now!

Mat Manning hunts over both pasture and woodland using stalking and ambush tactics as he goes in pursuit of some rabbits and woodpigeons to make a tasty mixed bag for the pot. Roost shooting can be a very effective way

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Hide and seek for crafty crows!

Wily corvids are seldom easy to outwit, but their scavenging nature can be their downfall, as Mat Manning demonstrates as he sets up with hide and decoy tactics. The countryman: Mat Manning Mat relishes the challenge of crow-shooting. These birds

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Accuracy is key in this month’s Airgun Shooter magazine!

The latest addition of Airgun Shooter magazine is on sale NOW and you won’t want to miss it! Mat Manning relishes the challenge of shooting carrion crows and jackdaws as these wily corvids are seldom easy to outwit, but their

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Gun Test: No-Bull Bullpup

Nobody could have predicted the storm generated by BSA’s first-ever bullpup. Mat Manning puts the Defiant through its paces to see if it lives up to the hype Key Specs: Maker: BSA Guns, Birmingham Supplied By: BSA Guns (www.bsaguns.co.uk) Price: £1,049 (Black Soft Touch, Walnut), £1,099 (Black Pepper laminate) Model: Defiant Type: Multi-shot bullpup

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The Gun Test: Pint-Sized PCP

Mat Manning assess the BSA Ultra JSR – a junior-sized PCP that’s anything but small when it comes to features and build quality Key Specs Maker: BSA, Birmingham Web: www.bsaguns.co.uk Model: Ultra JSR Type: Multi-shot PCP Calibre: .177 and .22

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Gun Test: BSA Supersport SE

Break-barrel springers offer an affordable passport to airgun shooting – and Mat Manning reckons the BSA Supersport SE is up there with the best Maker: BSA Guns, www.bsaguns.co.uk Price: £233 Model: Supersport SE Type: Spring-powered break-barrel Barrel length: 47cm Overall length: 109cm

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Posted in Air Rifles, Tests

Roving rabbit shoot

With rabbit numbers on the rise after a successful breeding season, Mat Manning heads out on a stalking session with coneys in his sights

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Gun Test: Remington Express

Mat Manning takes the Remington Express out on the range – and discovers that you don’t have to push your budget off the rails to land a decent entry-level airgun

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The essential guide to night-time rabbit hunting

Mat Manning clips on his scope-mounted lamp and heads out into the darkness to keep his rabbiting rounds on track as the nights draw in

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Posted in Features, Hunting

Video: Scope-cam hunting and Daystate Wolverine review

This week’s Airgun Show is live and Mat Manning is scope-cam rabbit hunting, PLUS the Daystate Wolverine R reviewed!

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