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Webley Mkv1

Discussion in 'Air Pistols' started by CaptDAR, Sep 3, 2019.

  1. CaptDAR

    CaptDAR Engaging Member

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    Eastern Scottish Borders
    Took delivery today of this very nice pistol. Webley Scott MKV1 pellet Nickel Exhibition model. I bought it from a long standing member/collector of the BBS. Boxed in as new condition and previously unfired until today by me.
    This is all that reviews have made out it out to be, a solid well engineered and extremely good replica. I’ve shot 60 JSB Exact RS Diablo through it and all my initial impressions are positive apart from two. This is a very well made pistol, accurate over 11 yards and even after 60 pellets I feel there is plenty of co2 left in the capsule. I love the heft, the loading mechanism, the snap of closing, and the trigger in both single and double is well weighted. My two criticisms are that the rear sight is not moveable and the plastic grips are thin and ‘tinney’ Will need to source some wood ones. Next on the list for it will be some more shells and a left handed cross draw holster.

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  2. Patton

    Patton Jack Reacher's big brother

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    That looks lovely.
  3. Headhunter

    Headhunter Engaging Member

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    I must admit to being quite jealous, I've been after one of these for a while - especially the 'Exhibition' finish, just not willing to pay the 'over the top' new price for one.

    Lucky swine :)

    NB. I have been reliably informed that the ASG Schofield shells also fit the Webley MKVI, haven't tried it myself, but it might be of interest to you if your looking for extra shells.
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  4. Radlad

    Radlad Engaging Member

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    The Schofield Do ( Umarex Colt SAA DON'T) but by measurement, the ASG shells are a teensy weency bit shorter. I bought a bb Webley a couple of years ago and fitted a rifled barrel to it (and to the Schofield) , now use either lead bb or pellet in either gun by swapping shells over. looking at making a few shells for myself but think I'll go the fabrication route by sweating some 1.5mm brass sheet to 3/8" brass round bar and turning the rim round. Not got the patience to make tooling for the turret assembly on my hobby lathe. Been looking at turning a Umarex Smith to .22 but I badly need a Chrono before I do that, JIC. Barrel replacement and magazine reaming is all it should take. Webley and Scofield are probably more suitable but will need different holes reaming in the shells. thinking about it, anyone got a 10" length of .20 barrel going cheap? Or a Crosman 38T maybe a little more expensive?

    Congrats on getting the Webley it's one of the most enjoyable look alike revolvers made.
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  5. Walnut Stox

    Walnut Stox Spring gun shooter, armchair philosopher

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    I bought one today from Donaldson’s in Bletchley for £159, the pellet version in Battlefield Finish. Second hand, but as-new in its original box. Lovely thing; beautifully engineered to match the original, and exactly the same weight. Recommended!
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  6. Steve170

    Steve170 Well-Known Member

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    I have been looking for the battlefield finish version everywhere. Glad to hear it's as good as it appears to be

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