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Almost there!!!

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by Soximus, Mar 12, 2014.

  1. Soximus

    Soximus Busy Member

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    Behind you! Mwhahahahah Just kidding. Christchurch
    Been having a "tinker" with my S400's recently as I was getting a bit paranoid about the possibility of power levels...

    I like to be able to shoot in my garden for zeroing and the odd bit or boredom killing but I am concerned about a possible complaint and the boys in blue turning up. So I wanted to make sure that both my rifles were definitely legal as far as they could be.

    To do this I investigated carrying out some modifications which I hoped would let me shoot a JSB Heavy (10.34 gn) pellet at about 11 ftlbs with my power adjuster wound fully open so the only further adjustment is downward.

    Happy to say I managed to get the setup I desired with some fettling and now have her shooting JSB Heavies at just under 11 and AA Diabolo Field's at 10.2.

    Incidentally at this set up both pellets have a similar pellet trajectory according to chairgun....

    The other outcome is that both shot strings I carried out tonight show a reasonably consistent string within about 10 fps.

    AA S400 JSB Heavy and AA Diabalo Comparison (2mm Breech Seal).jpg

    Might tray and make a further adjustment to bring it up slightly but looks good so far.

    Makes me more happy to shoot in the garden if I know that should the guns be taken for inspection then they should be well within the limits with almost any pellet the rozzers use.
     
    Last edited: Mar 12, 2014

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