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AIRGUN HUNTING

HUNTING : First of all, we do not condone the random shooting of animals and birds... this is for informational purposes only.
 

What is the effective hunting distance for an airgun?

This is one of the questions we hear the most. Well in truth it depends on your ability and the power and accuracy of your rifle. 
A good way of finding the effective hunting distance of you and your rifle is the following ( for pests no larger that rats or pigeons ):

Use an empty baked beans or canned fruit tin. Not a cooldrink or beer can, they are to soft. Shoot it at different distances. If your grouping is goes bigger than 10mm, you have reached the end of your ability. If the pellet can't penetrate both sides of the tin anymore, you have reached the end of your rifle's ability.

So, to wrap it up, effective hunting distance is where a pellet can penetrate both sides of a tin and you can manage to shoot a 10mm, 5 shot grouping.

So you want to shoot pests like rats, ferral pigeons, starlings and house crows...

Don't go beyond your effective hunting distance and go for headshots.

Very important... make sure you do it beyond town or city limits and get the written consent of the land owner and any other party that might be involved.

So you want to shoot small buck, dogs, cats, etc...

You idiot !!! It is illegal and things like that will result in unnecessary legislation.

So which rifles would we recommend as for hunting...

The power and accuracy of the Korean rifles are legandary, therefor we'll suggest that you have a look at these brands, or to go for a custom built rifle. That doesn't mean it's your only choises, only that these manufacturers offer the most powerful rifles. Click on any of the images below for more info about that brand.

                        


 

 

 
 
 

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