Roadmap out of lockdown.

Some light at the end of the tunnel. We should soon be allowed to have family around for food and conversation. Hopefully by the end of March I’ll be able to go to the shooting range again. With luck we can go to a restaurant for my son’s birthday at the end of April. AndContinue reading “Roadmap out of lockdown.”

A problem with pellets.

I was loading pellets into an Umarex .177 magazine when I noticed that some of them are filled with lead and some aren’t. These are all from the same tin. This means they are different weights and will have different flight characteristics. Another tin of pellets has different sizes of head in the tin. SomeContinue reading “A problem with pellets.”

CO2 .177 Legend S25 Revolver Air Pistol.

When I first saw that Umarex made this pistol I instantly put it on my wishlist. It reminded me of the cop shows from the 1970’s. Shows like Kojak, The Streets of San Francisco and Starskey and Hutch. Every cop had a revolver – even Dirty Harry. The Legend S25 comes with 6 shells thatContinue reading “CO2 .177 Legend S25 Revolver Air Pistol.”

CO2 powered Luger P08 replica pistol.

The Umarex Legends P08 Luger replica pistol is a CO2 powered ball bearing (bb) gun. It is the air gun that revived a life long passion for back garden plinking. For those of you who don’t know, plinking is shooting tin cans in your yard or garden with an air gun and is called plinkingContinue reading “CO2 powered Luger P08 replica pistol.”

Bad advice, when using piston powered air rifles.

A follow on to my last range report. Noticeable that evening was one guy had a very powerful gas piston air rifle. What was also VERY noticeable was the scatter gun results he was getting courtesy of the advice he was being given by the resident ‘ex-spurt’ who kept on telling the guy to useContinue reading “Bad advice, when using piston powered air rifles.”

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