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Old 25th February 2016, 02:57 PM
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Originally Posted by georgeft View Post
I bought the cyote tactical for field target I should have bought the .177 but the man in the gun shop told me a .22 would be better he said using a .177 is like throwing a feather so wouldn't go far he told me a .22 was like throwing a brick so would go further wish I had took professional advice never trust a shop keeper
I thought these gunshop idiots were a dying breed. Probably had a .22 he couldn't shift. "Wouldn't go far"! Only needs to go 55 yards!

When I bought my LGU my local shop (Krank's in Pudsey) told me that these days .177 outsells .22 by a large margin (at least for their customers). Given the popularity of outdoor target sports it isn't hard to believe.
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