Umarex Gauntlet as an entry level FT gun?

October 12 2017 at 3:10 PM

dan_house  (Login dan_house)
YC

While the gun itself is still largely vaporware, the reviews and the pundits all seem to like.

Sub US$300.oo, regulated, 60+ shot count and adjustable buttstock and cheekpiece.... all things that make a good FT gun.


PA has UTG 4-16x56 mildot for $140 (and you can find many FT capable scopes in that price range used.....)..... SO even if they wind up NOT liking FT (in which case stop talking to them , as you dont need that kind of negativy happy.gif ) your still gonna have a decent fun gun for not much money.........

Have been working on my Maximus to build it up for FT, but Im thinking the Gauntlet may have the Maxi beat out of the gate...... Shot count, shot to shot consistency and making the gun fit you are already behind the Umarex offering.

When/IF they ever get here, I might get one and shoot Hunter for a match

 
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  • I believe the same thing - Cameron on Oct 13, 2017, 11:55 AM
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  • Nothing But Great Reviews - Raymond Hawkins on Oct 14, 2017, 6:34 PM
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