Tag Archives: pcp

Calling garage gunsmiths.

I’ve stripping a PCP (pre-charged pneumatic) and found the previously shiny striker block worn down to the base metal and well grubby. Cleaning is OK as I use #0000 grade wire wool but I’ve got two questions for you. Is … Continue reading

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Stale Air.

The air weapons for my work have been stored all “winter” in their warm, dry cupboard. Only my main tool for accurate work is a pre-charged pneumatic Daystate Harrier. With the lighter HW35K Weihrauch as my general everything else “springer”. … Continue reading

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Big Boyz Air Pistols

As you can see I’m a little unhappy. Living in the UK, my choice of power in an air weapon (without some idiot claiming I own a firearm) is 6 foot pounds for a pistol and 12 foot pounds for … Continue reading

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A question of accuracy

A search that led a person to browse the blog. “What causes inaccuracy in pcp rifles” In some sort of order? The finger on the trigger The person holding the stock Last night’s curry Seriously though and in order. The … Continue reading

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Biggest prey you can take down with a 22 pcp

A question that showed up in my dashboard. Um. . . a toughie one. There again it does depend on a number of factors. Power, Range, what lead you are using, and how good a shot are you. Now I’ve … Continue reading

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Grease and compressed air.

Funny isn’t it how little things show up on your basic Stats that people may know little about and could cause a danger to end users. In this case the search string was “2000 psi hand pump grease”. Only what … Continue reading

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2200 psi

That is what is stored beneath the barrel of my pre-charged Pneumatic air rifle in a steel tube. About a liter of compressed air. So what? Get it wrong and Bang! What sort of damage could it do? I’d like … Continue reading

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