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by fronteria
Tue Sep 03, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Air Pistols
Topic: Feinwerkbau 80 target air pistol
Replies: 4
Views: 1065

Re: Feinwerkbau 80 target air pistol

Sold to Protek Supplies
by fronteria
Sat Aug 03, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Air Pistols
Topic: Feinwerkbau 80 target air pistol
Replies: 4
Views: 1065

Re: Feinwerkbau 80 target air pistol

Rebuild of the Feinwerkbau 80 target air pistol complete, test results from my chronograph below: Foot Per Second 429.6 Foot Lbs. Energy 3.57 This is the average over 5 shots with pellet weight 8.7 grs. Bisley Pest Control Pellets used for test. (these were the heaviest pellets I had) Variation over...
by fronteria
Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: Air Pistols
Topic: Feinwerkbau 80 target air pistol
Replies: 4
Views: 1065

Re: Feinwerkbau 80 target air pistol

The parts have arrived from Germany these are a complete set of seals, Buffers, Piston ring, new springs and a tube of FWB special grease. On striping the pistol, the slides on the recoilless system were stuck so the system couldn't have worked, this had to be freed up before the pistol could be str...
by fronteria
Fri Jul 12, 2019 10:19 am
Forum: Air Pistols
Topic: Feinwerkbau 80 target air pistol
Replies: 4
Views: 1065

Re: Feinwerkbau 80 target air pistol

Can't sell this FWB 80. I took it to the club to give it a real test, after quite a few shots the anti-bear trap stopped the cocking arm being returned to shooting position, I suspect that the sear is sticking and failing to hold the piston in the cocked position causing the anti-bear trap system to...
by fronteria
Sat Jul 06, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Spare Parts for German and Other Airguns
Replies: 0
Views: 734

Spare Parts for German and Other Airguns

I had difficulty getting parts I need to repair a Feinwerkbua pistol I found this company in Germany very helpful and they know what they are talking about they can communicate in English and the parts are Original Manufactures parts. They carry a large range of parts. https://www.waffencenter-gotha...
by fronteria
Sat Jun 01, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: Air Pistols
Topic: Feinwerkbau 80 target air pistol
Replies: 4
Views: 1065

Feinwerkbau 80 target air pistol

My mate has a recoilless side lever Feinwerkbau 80 target air pistol in it’s original case complete with all of the tools, sights and weights that were supplied with it when it was original purchased by him when it was new. The pistol in good condition. What is it worth as he is looking to sell it. ...
by fronteria
Mon Jan 21, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Air Pistols
Topic: What could it be??
Replies: 11
Views: 2595

Re: What could it be??

[quote="zunmik"]Great results i love the older target pistols, shame age related issues have stopped me competing with them. mike 8-)[quote] Photographs of before and after being rebuilt and repaired. https://www.flickr.com/photos/159592664@N08/albums/72157705937217075" onclick="window.open(this.hre...
by fronteria
Sat Jan 19, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: Air Pistols
Topic: What could it be??
Replies: 11
Views: 2595

Re: What could it be??

Great news so glad this pistol is up & running again well done, Mike. 8-) Hi. Zunmik Just stuck 10 shots through the chronograph using Eley Match pellets (wadcutter heads), which weighted 7.7 gr each, they are years old but not in too bad a condition. This was done after shooting 10 pellets through...
by fronteria
Fri Jan 18, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: Air Pistols
Topic: What could it be??
Replies: 11
Views: 2595

Re: What could it be?? LP2 in bits

I now know what it is just got to put it together. https://www.flickr.com/photos/159592664@N08/albums/72157704241890091" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; With advice from Lawrie, the piston was modified from the standard lip seal, and machined to except an O-ring lubricated with synthe...
by fronteria
Sun Jan 13, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: Air Pistols
Topic: What could it be??
Replies: 11
Views: 2595

Re: What could it be?? LP2 in bits

I now know what it is just got to put it together.
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by fronteria
Sun Jan 13, 2019 11:25 am
Forum: Air Pistols
Topic: Heads up LP53 at Auction
Replies: 1
Views: 574

Heads up LP53 at Auction

LOT 258 VINTAGE WALTHER GERMAN AIR PISTOL MODEL 53, 4.5CAL. WITH WEBLEY PELLETS, TARGETS ETC, IN WALTHER BOX In Antiques and Collectables Prev lot: 257 Search by lot # Next lot: 259 This auction does not show 'Current Bids' Your max bid Enter your bid - Autobid Enter your maximum bid GBP Auctioneer'...
by fronteria
Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: Air Pistols
Topic: What could it be??
Replies: 11
Views: 2595

Re: What could it be??

zunmik wrote:Lawrie Smart on the bbs does repairs to a lot of older guns including many of mine, he may have details!!, Mike.
Thanks Mike I have been in touch with Lawrie.
by fronteria
Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: Air Pistols
Topic: What could it be??
Replies: 11
Views: 2595

Re: What could it be?? I found out what it is

I now know what it is! I have been asked to reassemble a Walther LP2 air pistol that has been totally dismantled all the parts are there I am told and none are missing, and I am assured each and every part belonging to this air pistol are in the cardboard box, along with the new set of washers, seal...
by fronteria
Mon Dec 31, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Webley & Scott
Topic: Webley Venom Viper
Replies: 0
Views: 747

Webley Venom Viper

I had a 2005 Webley custom shop built Webley Venom Viper PCP given to me because it was defective and couldn't be charged with air, by the pump that came with it. I charge it from my dive bottle after replacing a O-ring that was missing from the probe, and it holds air pressure just fine with no lea...
by fronteria
Thu Dec 20, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: Air Rifles
Topic: Webley Venom Viper
Replies: 6
Views: 1728

Re: Webley Venom Viper

zunmik wrote:Looking like your getting their, Mike. :handgestures-thumbupright:
Hi. Mike
It is just a matter of testing it with different brands of pellets to find which it performs best with.