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Old 10th July 2014, 04:06 PM
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Default Springer recoil

Hi All, new to ft, not yet done a competition. I like spring guns. Shooting ft style at Tondu I have 'progressed' from a HW 95, to a tuned HW77 and now to my second LGU...the first being duff. The 'progression' has been in pursuit of accuracy...duh!...and reduction in recoil.
The LGU has the lightest recoil so far. I know that it is only 1 ingredient of many..
But focussing on recoil, I have been told that guns with a sliding rail system are not classified with other springers but have to compete against pcp's.
Lots of questions come to mind but my first is..
Do spring piston guns with a sliding rail system have to compete against Pcp's?
I assume that springers have their own category in competi

Want to stick with spring, want to reduce recoil, want to compete...where do I stand within FT rules.
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