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The best airgun ever

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by David, Aug 16, 2007.

  1. David

    David Engaging Member

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    what would you say is the best airgun you would buy today (money no problem), take into account power, looks, accuracy, and anything you would consider

    Im interested to know because it may be my next purchase so choose well

    Thankyou
    David
     
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    bestgun

    rapid s type i have had all them electricry guns went full circle back to theobens Stype 177 best gun i have ever had
     
  3. Elmer Fudd

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    Weihrauch every time.

    For power, reliability and stopping power: my alltime favourite has to be the Weihrauch HW80. Tuneable, with rock solid reliability.

    But if you want no recoil, super accuracy and power with great engineering then it's the Weihrauch HW100K. Silent and lethal in the field.

    For me, obviously looks aren't everything!
     
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    Best gun ever

    Hi.The all time classic has to be the 80.:up:
    There are just too many to list for "best gun"
    On my "wish list" are such guns as the Air logic Genesis,Double Express and Parker Hale dragon to name but a few.
    These guns might not be the best ever but I'd love to own them
     
  5. Andy

    Andy Administrative Staff Member Founder

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    80 is OK if your after FAC power otherwise it's a bit of a cannon for 12ft/lbs.
    A 95 will do the same job without the added weight. :)
     
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    i would say that the best airgun ever is the tx 200 , accurate ,bomb proof and good looking
     
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    The BSA superten bull barrell carbine is a great gun but the theoben rapid looks better and is probably my favorite airgun.
     
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    hw100 custom.....does what it should...and more
     
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    Daystate Airwolf
     
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    make sure its a dry day when you use wolfy
     
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    HAWKEYE Banned

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    Why?Never had a problem in th rain
     
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    best airrifle

    have you got a plastic bag round it when raining
     
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    why are they crap?
     
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    best airgun

    the electrics are dodgy in the wet some guns were actually firing themselves could be very dangerous and in my experience with daystate there after sales are no where near as good as they are supposed to be i n my experience with them you might get the odd one what works properly most dont
     
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    Living in scotland i seem to go shooting in rain more times than sun.Anybody that has been shooting for years knows that Daystate after sales in better than anyone else.When i used Theoben all i seemed to hear was we will have to order that part which always took weeks.:D
     
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    best airrifle

    i agree with your remarks about theoben in the past when ben was bos now things have changed much better aftersales glad you got one of the good air wolfs the carry on i have had with daystate would never have agun of them again Stype the dogs dangly bits awwwwwesome
     
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    Long Range my Bar Custom HW100 in .177
    On a Bipod

    Walk Around is my AA400 in .22
    Followied by my BSA Scopion Rifle in .177

    And for Ratting my Skan Swift in .25

    Pistols my Brocock TAC Pistols in .22 ;)

    BOB/R
     
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    BEST?

    Hi,What about;
    BSA Meteor,Super sport,Air Sporter
    HW77,35
    All of which have sold millions and have performed well.
    The 77 must be somewhere near the top of the list.
    I love my HW100,they should be in the top 10.
     
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    best airrifle

    had some fun with meteors mercurys airsporters and hw 35 when i was a youngin memorys but todays pcp are leagues ahead
     
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    Crikey look at all these guns!!! which one to choose? I'm so stuffed for choice I don't know what to choose
     

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