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how long does it take for a springer to settle down?

March 13 2012 at 3:04 PM

  (Login kawaboy-zx11)

i just got a new tech force 89 .22 spring rifle yesterday. i put mabey 100 pellets thru it so far and i doubt you could cover my groups with a dollar bill at 30 yards. i read that these should shoot less than 1/2" at 30 yards. i am holding it very lightly so the recoil can do its thing but its still shooting a shotgun pattern. also i did tighten up the action in the stock, how many shots do you put thru a new spring rifle before you call it "ready" ? i ran 3 pellets over the crony and they were between 725 and 777 fps. thats a big spread. Thanks, Dennis

This message has been edited by kawaboy-zx11 on Mar 13, 2012 3:07 PM

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