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FWB spring pistols

Discussion in 'Vintage collectable airguns' started by Garvin2, May 13, 2015.

  1. Garvin2

    Garvin2 Well-Known Member

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    If anyone's interested (and doesn't read any other forums :p) I've done a thread on my FWB collection here. :)
     
  2. flatrajectory

    flatrajectory Posting Addict

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    Very interesting Danny, and an amazing collection. One day I may treat myself to one.
    Pete.
     
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    Nice one young Danny & very considerate of you to share your pics with other forums...:thumb:

    I'm a useless pistol shot but marvel at the accuracy this type of pistol can achieve...some guys at our belltarget club use them to great effect on Thursday nights...along with the club FWB300.I've owned a few over the years & believe they can still be picked up for a reasonable amount...shame the british manufacturers never attempted to build a quality target air pistol..!
     
  4. Garvin2

    Garvin2 Well-Known Member

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    Thanks Pete and Chris. I've just added a pic of what I think is a cased model 90 (not mine), just for completeness.

    Please stop calling me 'young', Chris. I've just topped 50 and it doesn't seem right...:D :p
     
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    But (50) IS young to me Danny...all the forums appreciate your input to the airgun scene Danny,especially the collectors.:up:
     
  6. BiggaJ

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    Wow, this a lovely collection of some very fine pistols. I love FWB products.

    Thank you for sharing.
     
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    Having just read this post makes me think it's about time I proverbially dusted off my FWB300S and FWB65 again. They are so well made, and a joy to shoot as well.
    That is a lovely collection you have. I just don't have the original case for my 65, otherwise looks very similar to you later model full tang.
    A stark contrast also to the FWB Sport 124 etc too!!
    Superb.
     

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