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Crosman TR77 & Crosman nitro piston.

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by Honest Bob, Jan 1, 2014.

  1. Honest Bob

    Honest Bob Big Poster

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    Does anyone own a TR77, if so what do you think of it, and opinions on Crosman's nitro pistons, please.
     
  2. gasman

    gasman Up a bit,,,,,,,

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    they sure look good bob, but bet the triggers are bad
     
  3. cloverleaf

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    Not had any experience with the TR77 in particular, but as a rule I've found Crosman's NP guns to be over-priced, crude, inaccurate, leak prone, poorly built and with abysmal triggers.

    Many, many better ways to spend your money IMO..
     
  4. Honest Bob

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    The trigger can be sorted, without much trouble.
     
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    If I got one, was wondering weather to get spring or nitro.
     
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    April 2011 I bought a crosman nitro venom dusk in .22. It cost me £220, and to be honest it looked pretty good. As others have said - the trigger wasn't up to much. I replaced it with one supplied by welsh willy. It made a big difference but the gun just wasn't accurate! I'm talking 2inch groups at 25yds. I tried a number of makes of pellets but nothing came close to being consistent. I'd checked everything I could think of, cleaned the barrel etc but nothing improved the accuracy. I once had an old Snow Peak B3 that had similar accuracy issues...the difference was that the B3 cost me £20 second hand, and as I said the crosman cost me £220. Personally I wouldn't even consider owning another crosman 'at any price'!
     
  7. Honest Bob

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    Sounds as if I will have to give this gun a wide berth.
     
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    The term 'try before you buy' has never been more appropriate in my opinion!
     

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