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Newbie member & some pellet advise to save some time

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by Capt, Apr 3, 2014.

  1. Capt

    Capt Engaging Member

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    Hi all,

    Newbie here, please bare with me!

    Packed in golf after 40 years got down to HCap of 5, being an precision engineer ended up making my own clubs, when sold funded a TX200HC in .177 currently having its stock oiled.

    I am intrigued to read though I understand getting the right size pellet is key to general initial accuracy.

    I believe there will be few of you out there with the same gun & just wonder if a specific doomed pellet brand & specific size came out a clear winner?

    Cheers,

    Nev
     
  2. jay5488

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    my TX loved jsb exact 8.44gn in 2nd place was RWS Superdomes!!

    Jamie
     
  3. Pidlar

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    Mine performed well with AA field in 4.52.
     
  4. Capt

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    It was suggested to me that JSB & Air Arms Diablos was a good place to start, but I see they come in different '4.5x' sizes. I am likely to be over thinking this & just best to try them, just thought there may be a clear winner!

    cheers, Nev
     
  5. stevemandm

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    personally, i'd try jsb exact 4.52 (middle head size) and rws superdomes (no choice in head size). btw, aa diablo's are made by jsb
     
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    The AA Field is perfect for me. However, I have the .22 but love it as a springer.
    Good choice!
     
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    Jsb in 4.52, mine really didn't like the 4.53.....
    I find it really strange that such a small amount can make such a big difference, at first I thought it was in
    my head but my BSA Ultra is the other way round????? Very strange!!!
     
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    I would suggest AA Diablo or JSB Exact. Would also be worth buying in 4.51, 4.52, and 4.53, just to see which works best.
     

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