97kt for my nephew

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darran77
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97kt for my nephew

Wed Jan 10, 2018 8:45 pm

Yes yes i know its not an Air Arms but it was chosen after letting him hold quite a few guns , including a tx200 at Redbeck.
We spend a good 2 hours at the shop mainly with me nattering, but also with my nephew looking through the collection of springers on offer.
In the end it was a choice between a hw98 and a 97kt, both realy good rifles but with the 98 been a tuned gun with upgraded trigger and internals. But it was the 97 that came out on top, i should have realised it would be that one as he loves shooting my 97kt at the farm, in fact he shoots it better than me.
So with a new hawk scope, mounts, bag and a couple of tins of AA diablo's he was revieved of £400 which i thought was a good deal, so plenty of back garden plinking will be in order.
Oh and it's a .177 :D
daz
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pjgtech
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Re: 97kt for my nephew

Sat Jan 13, 2018 11:40 pm

I hear them there 97's are not bad, apparently.... 8-)
pjgtech: BASC: SMK Pistol: Cal.177
Air Arms ProSport:177 (Tuned) Hawke Airmax
Air Arms S410 TDR:.177:Hawke Vantage
Weihrauch HW 97KT.22:(Tuned):Hawke Vantage
Weihrauch HW95 .177
Weihrauch HW40.177
SMK Victory CP2177:Hawke Panarama

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darran77
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Re: 97kt for my nephew

Sun Jan 14, 2018 2:22 pm

I would put them on the same line as the tx200, we just prefer the front under lever rather than the crow bar under the stock.
I tried one for a day and after a couple hundred shots i was not happy with the cocking action, but horses for courses.
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