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Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by Grieve, Jan 18, 2014.

  1. Grieve

    Grieve Well-Known Member

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    I bought a HW100KT just before Christmas but about a week later I noticed I had a very very slow leak, so I returned it to get fixed. I eventually got it back yesterday and couldn't wait to use it again! The Christmas/New Year break held things up a bit.

    Whilst the gun was away I stocked up on a few different types of pellets to test in order to find the guns preferred flavour. I had H&N FTT, Bis mags, and RWS super field (4.51 & 4.52). The H&N's were pretty good, the rest were pretty bad to be honest.. My target looked like a colander!!

    One of the regulars then gave me a handful of JSB Exacts (4.52) and said give these a go. Here are the results...

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    That is the grouping of the first 7 or 8 shots with the JSB's at about 35 yards. I think I've found the right pellet! I'm delighted with it. Just a shame I now have 4 tins of pellets that are of no use to me!

    To top things off I also got the go ahead this morning for shooting on about 40 acres of land about 15 miles from where I live! Plenty of rabbits knocking about!
     
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  2. yorkshireshoot

    yorkshireshoot Posting Addict

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    That's a pretty fine group there , the hw100 gets knocked a lot but no one can deny they are scarily accurate ! Congrats on the perm too mate !
     
  3. Bluefrog

    Bluefrog Busy Member

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    excellent ... where did you get the dart board target from ?
     
  4. Grieve

    Grieve Well-Known Member

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    Cheers!

    Dart board targets were from eBay, it said card but they are more like paper, but there are a few different ones on there. Bit of fun though, can play a few different games down the range.
     
  5. Stevie Darling

    Stevie Darling Sexual tyrannosaurus

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    Now that's what I call a group:eek::up::up::up:
     
  6. Grieve

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    Not bad considering the wind today too!
     

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