Posts Tagged ‘airguns’
Vintage airguns have an unusual similarity with black powder (BP) guns. Listen as Tom compares some of his favorite vintage airguns (FWB 30, Walther LG 55, BSF 54 and FWB 124) with collectible BP guns, such as the Marlin Ballard, trapdoor Springfield and Pennsylvania long guns.
Ammo, loading, build quality, lock time and barrel length are just a few areas where airguns share a lot with BP.
Pyramyd Air Celebrates Women in Shooting November 6-12, and Tom talks about the contributions of women to the shooting sports. Also on the docket is a look at some surprises about collecting airguns.
Traditionally, airguns have been used to hunt small rodents and medium-size pests. But a new day is on the horizon, where airguns can take large game, including deer and wild pigs. Over the past 10 years, big bore airguns have been making headway into the airgunning mainstream. Listen to this month’s podcast as Tom Gaylord tells you more about hunting with airguns. You just might discover the hunter in you.