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Old 07-02-2009, 11:54 AM   #88
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Originally Posted by breezinreezin View Post
I'm thinking about getting an air rifle as a survival tool. The thing is, what type of rifle is better if parts, gas, co2 etc, no longer become available? Would it come down to a PCP and springer? If so what are the pros and cons of both?
a springer would be easier to maintain, especially if everything went tits up and you couldnt get hold of compressed air. springers are more difficult to shoot though becase of the spings recoil. but get a spare sping and some spare o rings it would last you years
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