pellet gun

Discussion in 'Sold/Expired Classifieds' started by MTRaised, Mar 1, 2006.

  1. MTRaised

    MTRaised New Member

    129
    Oct 6, 2005
    Grain Valley
    anybody have a nice air rifle sitting around they don't want anymore. would like one that shoots at least 1000 fps.

    been looking at buying new and can't get over the prices.
     
  2. danceswithbooze

    danceswithbooze New Member

    Jul 16, 2005
    O\'Fallon
    What cha' lookin to kill?
     

  3. MTRaised

    MTRaised New Member

    129
    Oct 6, 2005
    Grain Valley
    two fold answer

    1. anything I so desire
    2. something my son can take with him while out and about
     
  4. mrclean

    mrclean New Member

    116
    Nov 30, 2005
    Harrisburg
    I don't have one to get rid of, but it might help to make the comment that I think Beeman rifles are outstanding. I have a Beeman R1 that is a great gun. Maybe you can search some internet auctions for this brand.
     
  5. MoBowman

    MoBowman New Member

    Dec 16, 2002
    Lee's Summit
    MTRaised, go up to Cummings Tools in Independence, they are located at the intersection of 291 & 23rd street, east side of 291. You can get a pretty good pump up there for about $20. Good enough to get the kid started with.:wave:



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  6. Chairman

    Chairman Senior Member

    Dec 2, 2002
    Henry County
    Awww...shoot!

    I've got a Beeman R7 (.177) that shoots 700fps, that I've been looking to get rid of.

    Oh well...good price, too :pop:
     
  7. Rebel2

    Rebel2 Well-Known Member

    Dec 16, 2003
    Ozark, MO
    Muss be elephants with that sucker :rotfl:
     
  8. MTRaised

    MTRaised New Member

    129
    Oct 6, 2005
    Grain Valley
    chairman what do you want for the beeman? is it a break action single pump? does it have a scope?
     
  9. rat

    rat Legbone

    Dec 13, 2005
    MT.. I have a gamo that was advertised to me as a 1000fps model when I bought it, but I have since bought an RWS high end model that changed my mind about the one that I bought originally.

    So, it looks to be a 700fps model, single pump break bbl .177. Great looking walnut wood (about 98%), scope included that I will be willing to part with for $50... would be a great plinker and I have scored quite a few tree rats with it. I just dont need it anymore and need room in the safe for a couple of upcoming purchases.

    Let me see if I can take a couple of pics and post them here pretty quick...
     
  10. rat

    rat Legbone

    Dec 13, 2005
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    rat Legbone

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  12. rat

    rat Legbone

    Dec 13, 2005
  13. rat

    rat Legbone

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  14. rat

    rat Legbone

    Dec 13, 2005
    dang cat.. I woulda taken more pics without that nuisance but I ran out of battery...
     
  15. Chairman

    Chairman Senior Member

    Dec 2, 2002
    Henry County

    1) $200 (MSRP $375)

    2) yes

    3) no
     
  16. Chairman

    Chairman Senior Member

    Dec 2, 2002
    Henry County

    :hysterical::hysterical::hysterical:
     
  17. runner

    runner New Member

    135
    Sep 24, 2004
    Spring piston guns can be difficult to shoot, hard on scopes, and should not be left cocked. I have gone to the pre-charged guns. You might look at one of them, but the price doubles or better. The pump to charge mine is close to 200$ On the plus side, it is good for around 20 shots at 30 fpe after it is charged and accurate enough to stack pellets at 30 yards. The Gamo you were offered is a good deal if you can get used to the trigger. There is an aftermarket trigger that fixes that, but it is about 50$. I am interested in the gamo at 50$ myself.
     
  18. Chairman

    Chairman Senior Member

    Dec 2, 2002
    Henry County
    For more info on the Beeman R7:

    http://www.beeman.com/r7.htm

    As far as spring piston rifles being hard to shoot, that wasn't true in my case. I bought the air rifle for national competition, and I placed in the top 3, the first time out.

    AND ~ as far as the scopes failing, you get what you pay for... :roll2:
     
  19. runner

    runner New Member

    135
    Sep 24, 2004
    The R-7 is a nice smooth gun. It is right at that perfect power level for smooth behavior and manners. My old R-8 was a 630 fps gun with the nice target sights. It was a great target gun, but a little light on power for squirrels in the tree tops. The precharged guns are even easier to shoot than those two and most have decent triggers. They are also reasonable in price now, but then you need a pump or a 4500 psi bottle. The BSA TechStar and the B-50 are both in the 300$ range now before you buy the other things needed.
    When I said they can be difficult to shoot, I was referring to the more powerful guns. To get the manners of the R-7 and the power of a 94 at the same time will cost you a lot more than 300$
     
  20. Chairman

    Chairman Senior Member

    Dec 2, 2002
    Henry County
    Forgot to mention...

    I'd be willing to consider trading. :pop: