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BSA XL LIGTHING pellets

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by Borja1979, May 21, 2008.

  1. Borja1979

    Borja1979 Engaging Member

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    wich pellets you recon are the best for this gun in .22? im missing quiet a lot withthe ones ive got! i try my mates ones and the group was much better but they use diferent gun! whats ur experience with xl lighting short barrel with a compensator in 22? cheers guys! just asking cos i dont want to waste money buyinbg pellets and keep them in the garage cos i wont use them!! any advice? by the way today is my last day hunting and i did since last sunday 17 bunnies!! 12 squirrels and 10 crows!:) i couldnt be more happy!
     
  2. FXpoacher

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    My .22 supersport runs best on RWS superdomes.
    But it will really be what your barrel likes best.
    There was a site selling selection packs, 25 or 50 pellets of different types.
    Sure some knows......................................
     
  3. jamjon

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    www.pellpax.com
     
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    Ha Ha read the thread on comparing pellets:D
     
  6. a1gunner

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    what i did was try 4 "best bet" pellets.

    get 4 of the 'big name brands' ones bound to work:up:

    i have tried so far:

    AAfield
    Gammo pro hunters
    Logun penetrators
    Accupell
     
  7. FXpoacher

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    Just did that now:eek::eek::eek:
    Thanks everyone for your patience:eek::eek::eek::)
     
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    Not always the big names though.
    6 odd years ago i bought some cheap pellets, (made in checkoslavia), at a supermarket!.
    It was near impossible to find .22 pelltets here then as as .22s were licenced:eek:
    I bought 5 tins and tried them when i got home and they were crap.
    A couple of years ago, i got a new barrel for my supersport and and tried these pellets again for plinking.

    They were brilliant!!!.
    Now it may be that my old BSA barrel was the old size, 5.6mm, the new one is 5.5mm. May have somthing to do with it.

    But the point is, look at the quality of the pellets.
    Longer ones tend to be more stable in flight, but also tend to be heavier.
     
    Last edited: May 22, 2008

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