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Crosman Comrade AK-Style Review

crosman comrade ak-style .177 air rifle power | accuracy | price | stock

Great gun and built in america. This semia-uto CO2 BB rifle will throw a lot of shots downrange on just one tank. It’s a real CO2 gun, making it very fun to shoot. Steel BBs are about as expensive as you can get when it comes to air gun ammo, so this gun has lots of going for it.

Gun Type

Crosman Comrade AK -177 is a CO2 powered air rifle. CO2 air gun use 12 gram carbon dioxide cartridge (CO2) as the power source instead of the spring piston. When you pull the trigger, the compressed CO2 is released and it causes the pellet move out of the barrel. CO2 gun is highly accurate, easy to cock, recoilless and consistent on a shot-to-shot basis. Besides, they have greater power than air pistol and can offer semi-automatic shot capacity that other air rifles cannot deliver, making them a great choice for recreational shooters of all ages. Read more about CO2 gun’s pros and cons here.

The barrel is smoothbore so it makes the BB travel smoothly inside the barrel, no need to worry about wearing your barrel over time since there is no groove inside the bore.

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 crosman 1077 semi-automatic CO2 air rifle | crosman 1077 semi-automatic CO2 air rifle review

The Crosman 1077 semi-automatic CO2 air rifle is designed with inspiration from a Ruger 1022 firearm. If you look at online customer ratings, you can see lots of positive reviews and plenties of negative reviews. What the heck is happening, you say? Don’t worry, I guarantee you will find the answer for that phenomenon at the end of this Crosman 1077 review.

Gun Type

The Crosman 1077 semi-automatic air rifle is CO2 pneumatic air gun. Unlike the spring gun that uses coiled spring as the powerplant, CO2 gun’s power comes from compressed air in CO2 cartridge. When you shoot, the pressurized CO2 in the cylinder is released and it propels the pellet downrange inside the barrel.  CO2 gun is extremely easy to cock, highly accurate, convenient for repeated shooting and can allow semi-automatic firing. You can read more about CO2 rifle’s pros and cons in this post.

The Crosman 1077 has multi-shot capacity with 12-shots rotary pellet clip. When you pull the trigger, the clip rotates around its axis, so there’s pellet reloaded every time. Multi-shot ability permits you to enjoy more shooting and more fun in a long period of time.

The barrel of the Crosman 1077 air gun is rifled steel barrel with spiral grooves inside. Rifled barrel makes buller spin. Spin stabilizes pellet, improves accuracy and enhances shooting range.

The Crosman 1077 air gun is a semi-automatic rifle. Don’t confuse semi-automatic with automatic guns. Automatic gun allows you to fire continuously as long as you keep holding the trigger. The gun keep firing until the magazine is empty. On the contrary, semi-automatic gun requires you to pull the trigger separately. After you shoot the first shot, the trigger must be reset in order to fire the next round. Nonetheless, the Crosman 1077 allows you to fire as fast as you can pull the trigger. The faster your finger movement, the more pellet you fire. This semi-automatic feature increase follow-up shot speed and give you an ability to shoot entire slip without re-adjusting the sight.

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