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Airgun safety in the spotlight

Manufacturers and retailers are being urged to get behind a new campaign to enforce airgun safety and stave off the threat of tighter legislation. Supported by the GTA and AMTA, the Airgun Sports Trust is a universal airgun safety campaign

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Safety first: How to handle a gun

It may seem like stating the obvious, but the importance of safe gun handling can never be overstated. Mark Camoccio recaps the real-world basics you should never overlook…

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Posted in Features, Gear, How to, Hunting, Target Shooting

Gamo Outdoors Acquire Daisy

Gamo Outdoors SL, affiliates of private equity investment firm BRS, along with their UK subsidiary BSA Guns (UK) Ltd, have acquired Daisy Outdoor Products. Manufacturers of airguns and accessories since 1886, Daisy have been introducing generations of young shooters to

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Test: BSA R10 Super Carbine

BSA’s latest variant of their best-selling R10 Mk2 PCP – the Super Carbine – may have been cut down in size, but does it leave you short-changed? Not according to Nigel Allen, who’s put a fair few tins of ammo

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Posted in Air Rifles, PCP, Tests

Head-to-head: Cometa 220 v Weihrauch HW99S

Mark Camoccio goes head-to-head with a pair of lightweight springers from Germany and Spain – each of which is clearly capable of punching well above its weight!

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Bottle testing – Hydrotech

The regulations surrounding the use of high-pressure vessels make testing for safety mandatory at periods determined by the use the pressure cylinder is put to. However, there’s enough ambiguity in the rules to confuse end users, charging stations and even

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Posted in Behind the Scenes, Features

‘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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Head-to-head: Gamo Junior Hunter v Norica Thor GRS

Young airgunners are the lifeblood of tomorrow’s shooting sports. Mark Camoccio assesses two Spanish break-barrels that are designed to entice juniors into the fold

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Posted in Air Rifles, Gas-Ram, Springer, Tests

Test: Walther LGU

Hot on the heels of its highly advanced LGV break-barrel, Walther has added another impressive springer to its stable. This one also bears a famous name from the past – and the editor is the first to take the new LGU underlever for a test drive…

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Posted in Air Rifles, Springer, Tests

Lion’s pride

Lion Guard’s new cabinet certainly gives you peace of mind that your gear is safely locked away from the wrong hands

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