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Big difference in Rattie prices...why?

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by Dag, May 28, 2015.

  1. Dag

    Dag Pro Poster

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    I was in an RFD yesterday and noticed a carton with Crosman 2250 on it and asked to have a look.
    Very nice, compact, but at £185 a mite too much fro Dag's sporran!
    In Smiffy's this morning and picked up the 2015 Airgun Buyer Guide and noticed the RRP of the same item was £135.
    Why such a difference? There must be some reason why the RFD can justify an extra £50,,,,,or is there?
    Anyhow, if i can find somewhere selling them for £135 I could be tempted to get one.
    Dag
     
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    Typical retail really, Ive seen prices vary hugely one place to the next.
    Thats why it pays to shop around :)
     
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    Aren't there 2 versions of this now? Might explain some price difference.
     
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    I've seen pics of them with and without a scope but both of these had a scope fitted.
    Dag
     
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    See, there are advantages of living in a Northern Power Base!
    Perhaps we ought to set up a system where local members receive a Paypal payment, nip down the shop and buy said gun, and then dispatch via a courier to the recipient/ fellow forum member ? ;)
    Dag
     
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    I always thought there were two versions, sure I saw them on the solware site a couple of weeks back.
     
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    The standard version has a plastic breech, the xl version has a steel breech with machined in dovetail grooves.
    Pete.
     
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    Does it also have a better scope than the base model?
     
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    Yes it does. The base model scope is a 4×15 ....utter pants. The xl has a 4x32 .
    Pete.
     
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    xl got a 18 inch barrel and silencer adapter steel breech and a canny scope
     

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