You'll not go far wrong with a Steyr (so long as you keep the barrel clean) & if got does act up there's plenty of advice on here. Which Hawke scope is it?
Rick Ardern. RIP mate, never ever forgotten!
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Steyr LG100 x2, Ripley AR5S x3, hw77 x2, hw80 x2, hw100, hw97, hw98, Walther Dommie, Walther LGV, Stoeger x20s .22, Daystate mk4 in a custom laminate stock, Diana mod 50 + Gamo compact & Röhm twinmaster pistols