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Airsporter Mk2

Discussion in 'Vintage collectable airguns' started by Elwellaxe, Jan 3, 2014.

  1. Elwellaxe

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    Thanks for the advice regarding the washer,I have another Mk2 which needs a new washer, can someone please advise how to remove the old one & fit another? Also as there are no sights on the .177 will be fitting a scope, does anyone make mounts to fit, I have a pair of Sportsmatch with 15mm dovetails but I would need to file a concave in the base to allow the mounts to sit on the cylinder low enought to engage the grooves, rather buy a pair if available.
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  2. Jackroadkill

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    Do you mean the washer that separates the piston from the piston head?
     
  3. Elwellaxe

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    The leather one that compresses the air, does the piston head screw off?
    Thanks,
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    Ah, you mean the piston seal, I think. Not my area of expertise if it's a leather seal, I'm afraid.
     
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    I hope this works, first time I have posted a photo' on this site.As you can see this is the washer / seal arrangement(this is a different rifle) but the one I want to replace is exactly the same, I am going to attempt making a washer for it, just to see if I can.
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    Elwellaxe.
     
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    Forgot to mention the nylon washer is not the one I want to fit, I bought it by mistake, as you will know it is for the later models.
    Elwellaxe.
     

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