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What is a pellet gun?

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01/11/2012

A gun that shoots pellets. The Pellets are driven by air or Co2 not gunpowder. Pellet guns have 4 different powerplants.

1. C02

2. Spring or gas piston

3. Pump

4. PCP (PreCharged Pneumatic) These require a scuba tank or hand pump to charge them to 2000 to 3000 PSI.