Tag Archives: Air Rifle

Does Size Matter?

Does size really matter when you are after the best accuracy in air rifle target shooting? Washing and weighing pellets is an option followed by resizing the pellets to a diameter selected by the shooter after a lot of trial … Continue reading

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Air Strippers in Action

An air stripper is used to strip the unwanted turbulent air from the back of an air rifle pellet in in order to improve accuracy. Some air strippers incorporate a moderator as well to reduce the muzzle noise. Some strippers … Continue reading

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Air Gun Ballistics

Images taken with a high speed flash system based on the Mumford Time Machine to observe the rifling on a lead pellet fired from an air rifle. The rifle is a Daystate Mk4 kindly modified by Daystate to give me … Continue reading

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BSA Air Rifle

A classic BSA 0.177 improved model D air rifle made between Dec 1913 and Sept 1914 and despatched from the factory between Dec 1913 and May 1917. Serial No. S75832, PAT No. 30338-10 The S in the serial number indicates … Continue reading

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