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Postby Killer-B » Wed Jan 10, 2007 6:02 pm

GWH craig wrote:well i cant say for everybody.. but i hated the stock. it felt to me.. like fake wood. and yea it had a "raised" cheek peice.. on the top, nothing came twords the shooter. didnt find it very accurate compaired to the shadow or shadow sport. i like the sport better because of the barrel.


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All good reasons in my book thanks for elaborating for me.

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Postby GWH craig » Wed Jan 10, 2007 7:10 pm

no problem killer. glad to help out. even a serious airgunner like your self. makes me feel good. have you held or shot both rifles?
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Postby GWH craig » Wed Jan 10, 2007 7:24 pm

http://airgunexpress.com/Gamo_Rifles-Pi ... 1-1234.htm

this is the one. not a horible price.
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Postby ryan.s » Thu Jan 11, 2007 1:18 am

Natchezss is having a sale on gamo's right now. Just got an email from them Monday. They have the shadow 1000 on sale for $118 without scope and $134 with a bsa 4X32 scope.

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Postby Killer-B » Thu Jan 11, 2007 7:25 am

ryan.s wrote:Natchezss is having a sale on gamo's right now. Just got an email from them Monday. They have the shadow 1000 on sale for $118 without scope and $134 with a bsa 4X32 scope.



Great tip thanks for bringing to our attention. :wink:

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Postby Mstrange » Thu Jan 11, 2007 3:42 pm

ryan.s wrote:Natchezss is having a sale on gamo's right now. Just got an email from them Monday. They have the shadow 1000 on sale for $118 without scope and $134 with a bsa 4X32 scope.
Thanks, I'll look at that but I might get a quest 800x.

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Postby ogopogo » Thu Jan 11, 2007 4:34 pm

The quest 800 is desent if you dont like scopeing rifles dont buy it thow to stay accuret i have to scope about every 30 shots or so it shoots with very nise power i just shot a rat about 30 mins ago sorry no pics i shot the head of and it was very very goary dident want any one to loose there lunch. Also just something to consiter there some kind of daisy pumper thats 22. and shoots 600 fps comes with a scope and is very acuret over at pyramid air.com. And its only 99 bucks. sorry frogot the name.

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Postby Mstrange » Thu Jan 11, 2007 5:42 pm

ogopogo wrote:The quest 800 is desent if you dont like scopeing rifles dont buy it thow to stay accuret i have to scope about every 30 shots or so it shoots with very nise power i just shot a rat about 30 mins ago sorry no pics i shot the head of and it was very very goary dident want any one to loose there lunch. Also just something to consiter there some kind of daisy pumper thats 22. and shoots 600 fps comes with a scope and is very acuret over at pyramid air.com. And its only 99 bucks. sorry frogot the name.
I think Ill stay away from daisy....

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Postby Mstrange » Fri Jan 12, 2007 8:02 pm

ok after reading reviews on *both* rifles Ive decided to get a gamo CF-X. fixed barrel springer hard to pass up! :) (And for a good price too!)

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at $140.00

Postby POI » Sat Jan 13, 2007 10:05 am

I'd have to steer you toward a 397 or 392 Benjamin. You may keep it forever.
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