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

  1. Garf

    Garf Active Member

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    A weeks ago I posted asking for advice on choosing rifles for my wife and I. The plan was to move into our new house, get settled, and then buy a couple of entry level rifles to get up to speed, before spending a significant amount of money.

    Yeah. Plans change

    So here are our first air rifles.
    View attachment 100651

    On the top we have my wife's choice. She tried an R-10, an air arms TDR, a weihrauch kt, but complained that she couldn't get a sight picture without straining her neck. The very helpful chap in the shop put an S400 MPR in her arms and everything changed. She looked comfortable and happy, so that was that.

    For me, I stuck with the rifle I first fell in love with, the weihrauch 100t. I tried the kt, but preferred the balance and weight of the the full rifle.

    On both rifles, I opted for lightstream 4.5-14 X 44 AO FFP optics.

    Now I'm happy but poor. :)
     
  2. mattyts

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    Good choice with the MPR
     
  3. jw74

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    Very nice.2 lovely bits of kit. I'm sure they'll do everything you want them to.happy shooting!
     
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    Nice choices!
     
  5. trumpetier

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    congrats Garf.......enjoy :)
     
  6. Denzle

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    A fine looking pair of guns there Mate.
     
  7. Tim_B

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    good choices.....same happened to me :)

    thanks
    Tim
     
  8. BIG HITTER

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    yeah that's some entry level rifles I wonder what your what your going to get next :eek: enjoy and happy shooting :up:
     
  9. Ganton Gunner

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    nice starter rifles just wait till you get some decent ones :D :laff:
     
  10. MrsGarf

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    Already in love with my S400MPR....She's so pretty. :p (And Garf kept going on about gun envy - so I figured that's got be good right?)
     
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    I wouldn't be without my S400,here she is:

    [​IMG]
     
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    Great guns and topped with quality glass too ;-)
     

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