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Combro for HW45?

Discussion in 'Air Pistols' started by Lydford, Dec 30, 2013.

  1. Lydford

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    Just bought a Weihrauch HW45 and the only way my Combro will fit is upside down. When I fired a shot it didn't register, just 0.00 on the display. When I had an HW97k I used this upside down method with some success to determine the power output (the HW97k is an underlever) but this time not so lucky. It may be there was not enough light available. Has anyone used a Combro with the HW45?
     
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    Combro are excellent for a majority of power testing but I found the only way to chrono pistols like the HW45 was to use a skan chronograph.
     
  3. Lydford

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    Thought that might be the case ...
     
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    I tried my combro too mate. Got one reading, then it wouldn't read or gave me the BAD routine. I decided to try just holding the combro on the 45 as to cock it you have to take the damned thing off:(

    Well, I ended up shooting the thing. Bought an F1 for the pistols, still use the wee combro on me rifles though.........wouldn't be without one!
     
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    Looks like I might have to get an F1. And there I was, telling my wife I didn't need anything else now!
     
  6. Lydford

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    Tried with AA Field today, 4.61 ft/lbs! This still falls short of the advertised power but I am quite happy at this. I turned the pistol upside down and the Combro seemed fine.
     
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