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Titan XS Spring

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by ukstevengill, Aug 22, 2007.

  1. ukstevengill

    ukstevengill Member

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    I've good reports about the Titan XS Spring (although it looks very much like the dreaded OX to me!)

    I have an old TX200SR which is firing well below par (I’ve not chrono'ed, I can just tell by performance). Would anyone recommend sticking a Titan spring in it? I’ve been looking at the V-Mach kit, but due to the age and condition of the gun, I would be reluctant to spend too much on it!

    I've just got a HW100T, but my friend who is on a budget wants to use the TX when we go hunting, which I would be happy to do if I could guarantee a clean kill.

    Could anyone recommend a cheap but reliable tuning kit for this rifle?

    Cheers

    Steve
     
  2. Murphy

    Murphy Well-Known Member

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    They look nothing like an OX spring.
     
  3. Mick Dundee

    Mick Dundee Engaging Member

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    Titan springs

    Titans are very good. Don't put the XS one in though. Well over the 12ft. lb. limit!
     
  4. springboy

    springboy Engaging Member

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    :eek:Are you mad! Don't worry about spending too much money on your SR they are exellent guns and deserve nothing but the best.You should go for the V-Mach kit or sandwell tune,what ever you do DON'T put a titan or anything that has a square section spring in you SR,it will be like putting a diesel engine in a porche.Even if you spend £70-90 getting it running right it will be money well spent.If you do decide to sell it there isn't a fixed asking price for one of these they go on condition,and with a decent tune you could ask top money for it.They will become collecters items in the futre.

    Safe shooting
     
  5. Buzz

    Buzz Banned

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    Titan XS isn't square section, it's round and teflon coated.
    I put a Titan XS number 8 in my Edgar Brothers model 60 and it chronoed at 18 ft/lb with H&N FTT pellets. It was exactly the same o/d and length as the standard spring, just 0.002" bigger wire diameter under the teflon coating (.010" over the teflon).
    I've reduced the length by 3/4" and got it down to a consistant 11.6 ft/lbs, it's got less recoil than it had as standard and quieter too. If I lube the pellets it goes right up to the limit.
     
  6. springboy

    springboy Engaging Member

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    I stand corrected!
     
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    No need to apologise, it's an easy mistake to make !!!
     

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