Naturally I plan to test it for you in the conventional way. With modern tech it could be easy and, actually, cheaper then tuning each rifle individually. WEIHRAUCH BEEMAN HW80 HW35 R1 SHORT STROKE TUNE KIT PISTON SEAL AIR RIFLE GUN . The best results I had with the gun was the 15.89 JSB exacts. When we do not offer kits for guns, it's often because the gun itself is prone to parts destruction and it's not wise to invest time into those types of guns. I’ve used it on 10x for about 95% of my shots (a total of maybe 250 so far). The clue that your gun is one of these is pretty simple. Pointed and flat nose are not much good past 25 yds. My Tx has what you described for the piston giudes. Most folks call them screw cups. Some .177 caliber, 4.5 mm, airguns have an internal mechanism that allows them to hold and shoot commercial BBs, which are 4.4 mm and therefore slightly smaller than pellets. Right now I have the best luck with crosman cardboard box pellets. Suppose to get more delivered tomorrow my tracking number says. I have the 80 mm side wheel on the scope. That’s a very important part of the tune you know. In the days I was writing that book I was also discovering fundamental things about spring-gun accuracy, like the artillery hold. It was quieter and the recoil seemed noticeably reduced” Feature on HW99s tuning using TbT Drop-in kit – Airgun World, June 2014 TbT Air Rifle Tuning: The World’s Favourite Tuning Kits For many years the TbT range of Air Rifle Tuning Kits have been the best selling … I believe the split rings around the TX piston are PTFE — Teflon. When it was about 20 years old the original spring had lost a lot of its power, so I replaced the spring with an aftermarket spring. Anyway I think it does show at least for this scope the non-shooting test provides a good indicator of how it will perform in actual shooting. A lot of undeveloped land owners let them roam to trample underbrush and kill snakes and is supposedly how we now have these feral populations. The Beeman R9 (aka Weihrauch HW95) is considered by many to be one of, if not the most accurate spring-piston air rifle you can get for under $500. We did not have mosquitos we had dive bombing vampires that sounded like a pack of pissed off bees and you wore long shirts and jeans to protect from the skeeters and the briar patches that you would encounter as the briar patches were worse than the skeeters with barbs up to an inch long and sometimes 20 feet deep that you either went thru or had to circle up to a 1/4 mile to get around. Also did a series of tests with the Beeman Crow Magnum pellet. Welcome, Guest. It is the Beeman R1 that was featured in my R1 book. Maybe I should be keeping notes still. The R9 in .20 caliber is rated at 14.0 foot pounds by Beeman. I wanted the very best job he could do. You can close your eyes and not hear anything while you are cocking it until the safety clicks to “On” position. Very close to what I mean, but I believe even that can be wisely and consciously improved. You know me I switch it up all the time. On the vertical test this scope went from zeroed at 16 power to 2 ¼ inches low at 3 power and back up to ½ inch low at 2 power at 50 yards. … And although we can’t confirm that claim, we’d be hard-pressed to disprove it too! Toggle navigation Psychiatric Consultants & Therapists Providing Confidential Professional Help (414) 224-3737 Glad to see it come full circle. Price: $69.00. That was the history of rifle from 2005 until now. Apparently, the offbeat journalist J. Fact, as there are a number of photos of him doing it with what looks like a 1921 Thompson. Good to hear from you. Add to Cart. The larger caliber, .22, is used almost exclusively for hunting. Be carefull on cleaning. The job was done so well and the wood was so nice that I decided to leave it on, though I do still have the original stock, as well. It is like new I picked it up at a show for $20. Impression: The R1 is a large and heavy rifle, but not overly heavy for the power level. Some pellets must not pick up any spin from the rifling because I can see them make a big spiral loop to the target. That’s what I call expert tuning. -0.50 +0.23 And yes I mean cylinder that the piston and seal was just slamming to the end of its stroke. Add to Compare. Gary Goudy was indeed the stockmaker who designed the R1's original stock, as well as the R10 and I think the R8 as well. The goo gone has a citrus aroma and may contain acids but it’s safe for plastic and rubber. And by chance was it oillite bronze. Vortek Pro-Guide 2 Tuning Kit For HW35E . Beeman R9/Weihrauch HW95 Inner Sleeve. My rifle came with open sights. I have also been stung by Portuguese Man O War another of which is a very painful sting of concentrated poison and sets the affect area on fire with an acid type solution that is best calmed with direct application of a basic liquid such as vinegar followed by baking soda with a damp cloth over the area. For Professional Installation Only 22 sold. $20.00 . £22.68. I have been wanting an HW80/R1, but I knew it was going to need a special tune before I would be truly happy with it. I did want it back, so we arranged to meet at a gun show in Maryland, where we exchanged airguns and money. associated HW Break-barrel springer rifles, including -HW30,50,55,80,95,98, and HW-77 and HW 97K under levers. check the spring in the south summit cleaning kit the whole kit is about 8 bucks. Well after 1000’s of rounds through this gun it is not what it used to be, but I still enjoy shooting it. Please ... a spring of the same length but lower in power that might be a way too. 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