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beeeman p17

Discussion in 'Air Pistols' started by peter9, Jun 11, 2014.

  1. peter9

    peter9 Busy Member

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    got rats against my pool aprox 9ft away from bedroom window, will my beeman kill them at that range, its got a stock on and tele sights so i wont miss
     
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    Nope,P17 is probably a couple of ft/lbs at best.
    You might well hit it but it is more than likely you will just wound it and cause it a lingering death.
    It might just be a rat but that is far from a humane thing to do.
     
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    If they are only 9 foot away tape the beeman to a broom and club them lol
     
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    i have a hatson striker but that goes straight through them and can damage my pool, just thought it would be a easy head shot, mines putting out about 4ft/lb its very powerful for a pistol
     
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    I don't know how many times it has to be said.................Do NOT shoot at anything that's got a pulse, with a perishing air pistol. Air pistols that are UK legal are not powerful enough to get the job done cleanly and quickly. You will like as not just wound the creature causing it a slow and painful death. Now, you may not care very much about that? I would suggest that most on this forum do care, and we also care what kind of message it sends out when people do not carry out vermin control in a humane and professional manner.
     
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    If you are thinking of taking rats at 9feet, try using a hollowpoint pellet in your Rifle to avoid it exiting the target.
     
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    2 rats dead, instant kill with beeman, lad had hatson on other window just in case, both dropped like as stone,so the answer is yes they will kill easy with flat headed pellets at 3yards, both one shot to the head,
     
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