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Good news Just brought another Cometa 300 Total Count 3!!!!

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by Banshee, Jun 29, 2012.

  1. Banshee

    Banshee Engaging Member

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    My mate said he was selling an air rifle and asked me if I was interested so I went round to have a look and to my surprise it was another Cometa 300!!
    I immediately said I'd have it off him as apart from dust from it being in the loft it was in pretty good condition and fired well and for £25 was a steal!!!!

    I cant say much for the cheap SMK scope that the crosshairs are falling off and seems a bit wonky so that will be going in the bin lol
    So I will now have 2 300's and a 300S

    So I think that makes me officially Cometa's biggest fan boy lol
     
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    Lol good effort! Loads of cheap older springers pop up round here(black country) :)! My mrs dad found an airsporter and some old Chinese copy in his dads loft! Both need major tlc (both dieseling, sights all bent, and stocks are all marred) nice little projects though!
     
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    Haha round our way they all seem to be SMK's or Cometa's it's really weird but in my experience the SMK's are always a bag of s**t but £25 for a 300 is awesome in my opinion :) gonna pick it up in the morn and then get it Chrono'd
     
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    £25! nicely nicely :eek:
     
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    As you say, a steal for £25! Have you anything planned to make it a little different to your other 300s, say paintjobs or lamping setups, moderators, etc.?
     
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    fence post :D
     
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    Well, if he were to get a few more of them, Banshee could actually make a fence using his Cometa 300s as posts. I bet a novelty fence like that would fetch a tidy profit on the cost of the rifles at £25 a pop... ;)
     
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    Went and fetched it this morning and took it apart this afternoon going to grease the spring and trigger and also give the washers a bit of a grease too as it's quite stiff to cock
    Apart from that it's a cracking rifle especially for £25, it even came with the front sight aperture and the rear adjustable sight too :D

    Turns out the scope isn't as knackered as I though either :D
     

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