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fwb 127 sport advice

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by valboskie, Aug 2, 2014.

  1. valboskie

    valboskie Busy Member

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    http://s833.photobucket.com/user/valboskie/library/fwb 127 sport

    I have the chance to buy a fwb 127 it has a few dings in the stock
    and the bluing needs work.
    it also needs a new spring the lowest he will go is £80 He wanted more
    The action has been painted not reblued it has a metal trigger he thinks that he also painted
    It had a strange looking thing on the end of the barrel If anyone could take a look at the pictures
    And let me know what you think of the rifle.
    I have never seen one or shot one
    is this still a good deal*
    atb
    david
     
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  2. JD

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    PB link not working mate.
     
  3. valboskie

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    Link sorted cheers
     
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    If its shooting straight it could be worth a punt, is the scope included ?

    The muzzle weight did at some stage did have a small little metal bar fitted to it, to act as a foresight blade.
     
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    FWB rifles are generally nice, some are inclined to be a little too powerful so need watching. I can't see you having that problem with the gun in the photos to be honest as it looks completely unloved. It's going to be a lot of work to get it looking even half decent but the insides could be more of a problem if they've suffered the same sort of treatment as the outside. If you're really handy around air rifles and good with metal and woodwork you stand a chance but by the time you've done the work and had it blued you could probably have just bought a really good one.
     

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