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Impact Mk3 Air Fill

Discussion in 'Airgun Data Center' started by blaster, Apr 28, 2021.

  1. blaster

    blaster Active Member

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    Hi All
    I've just bought a fx impact mk3 and I'm not sure to what bar i should fill it to . Also what should I shoot it down to before re filling. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
    Cheers Steve
     
  2. BigAndy

    BigAndy Busy Member

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    Max fill should be in the manual, at a guess it will be 250bar for a carbon bottled FX gun.

    As for shooting down to, somewhere just above the second regulator pressure would be best assuming it's a <12f/lb UK spec gun the second regulator will be set somewhere between 50-60 bar so say shoot down to 70 bar?

    In reality I fill my Mk2 to somewhere between 220-240 and shoot down to around 80bar, which in 177 is just about a full tin of pellets so plenty for a morning down the range. If I was Hunting probably fill to 200 bar, check zero and not worry about it as there's very little chance of me taking 200+ shots.
     
  3. Farty

    Farty Totty GURU

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    Yip 250 bar it is what it says on mine all Impacts fill to 250 bar..
     
  4. PmanUK

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    What @BigAndy said -

    fill to 250bar and then down to about what your reg is set to
     

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