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Category Archives: History

The history and origins of airguns

Scoping the Feinwerkbau LP80

Back in February on 2016 I wrote about my then-new (to me) FWB LP80, the most accurate spring air pistol ever made. Mine arrived with a Beeman-installed scope rail that I removed, leaving holes: that I filled with setscrews. As I’m now shooting my more recently (April 2017) aquired FWB LP100, the LP80 has been […]

Feinwerkbau 100 Match Air Pistol

Yes, another 10 meter match air pistol. I’d never fired (or even seen in person) a Feinwekbau 100, 102, or 103, but I’d heard that they’re great guns, the best of the single-stroke pneumatic era. One came up for sale at a fair price, and I’d just sold some expensive toys, so…. this one made […]

My new old Feinwerkbau 300S, part I

  Way back in 2007 I wrote about the Feinwerkbau 300, a gun I had fired a few times but never owned. Then just a few weeks ago I found a very affordable one in a a target shooting forum I regularly check into . I sent payment, and four days later it showed up […]

Robert Law and Air Rifle Headquarters (Part 2)

I first wrote about Robert Law and ARH back in 2007, but finding these old ARH products while cleaning out the basement brought back more memories of the man who really brought airguns to the American market. Most air gunners today aren’t aware of Robert Law, the man who really introduced modern high quality European […]