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Old 03-31-2008, 08:55 PM
MICHAEL MICHAEL is offline
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Can anyone tell me what would be the best air rifle to buy in new zealand and what would be the best thing to shoot with them and also can u tell me what would be the best caliber a .22 or .177 i have a crossman quest 1000 .177 (1000 fps) and am thinking of buying a new one so can you answer my question
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Old 03-31-2008, 09:08 PM
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Sorry Michael, I don't know a thing about air rifles. I can see the use for one but I just don't have one.
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Old 03-31-2008, 09:31 PM
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welcome to the forum.what are ya gonna shoot with it?
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Old 03-31-2008, 09:41 PM
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sheridan blue streak is a good air rifle. they sell hunting pellets for them now. I watch a show on it a month or so ago.
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Old 03-31-2008, 11:00 PM
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you'll have to decide if you want CO2 or pump. I agree the blue streak is a great air rifle. I have one in 20cal pump. It will take out small game very well.
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Old 04-01-2008, 03:43 PM
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Thank you everyone for reading and replying to my thread do any of u no which caliber would be best for me thanks.
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Old 11-03-2008, 05:46 PM
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GAMO hunter elite has 1,200 FPS but only with PBA Raptor ammo so it might be a little to much cash. it will kill squirrels and small game at close range. It is also good for beginers but it's around 8 lbs so it might be to heavy for the little ones.
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