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Thank you for visiting Airguns of Arizona. We have a full line of fine, precision airguns, air pistols, pellets, scopes and accessories for all your shooting needs. Please have a look around and if you still have any questions, please call. We still like to talk the old fashioned way!

(480) 461-1113
1970 W Elliot Rd. Ste 109
Gilbert, AZ 85233, USA

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NOTE: On the first Wednesday of each month, we close at 12:30pm for internal training.

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Ammo

 


There are two main types of airgun ammunition: pellets and BBs.


Pellets are generally wasp-waisted cylinders made of lead or non-lead alloys and provide the highest accuracy in the rifled barrels of adult precision air rifles and air pistols. Pellets of various calibers are available in flat-nose, round-nose, pointed, and hollow-point configurations.

There are several factors to keep in mind when selecting an airgun caliber:

    Accuracy -- Every airgun will have a particular pellet that it likes and will produce the best accuracy. Having a wide spectrum of pellets increases the odds of finding a pellet that will work well in a particular airgun. If accuracy is the sole concern, .177 offers the greatest variety of pellets, with .22 would be close behind.

    Weight – The lightest pellets (between 4 and 5 grains) available are .177, but it is rare to find a .177 pellet heavier than about 16 grains. By contrast, .25 caliber pellets are available as heavy as 34.9 grains and usually not lighter than 17.7 grains.

  • Speed and trajectory – Shot from the same airgun powerplant, a light pellet will generally fly faster than a heavy pellet. At any given velocity, however, a heavier pellet will carry more energy down range and will usually retain it longer than a light pellet that was launched at the same speed. Because of these considerations, for a really fast, flat trajectory out to, say, 50 yards or so, .177 would be a good choice. But for greater ranges, a bigger caliber with heavier pellets would be more appropriate.

  • Power and impact – Launched at equal velocities, a heavy pellet will typically deliver more foot-pounds of energy to the target than a light pellet. If velocity and accuracy are equal, for greater hitting power, chose the heaviest pellet and largest caliber.

  • Wound ballistics – Bigger pellets produce bigger holes, but smaller diameter pellets often penetrate deeper.


BBs are round balls generally made of steel (although lead BBs are available in some calibers).

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FX Pellets
High performance domed air rifle pellets.
$14.95
FX Smooth Twist Pellets
FX Airguns pellets designed for the Smooth Twist barrels.
$24.15
H&N Baracuda Green Pellets
Lead-free, lightweight high-velocity pellet with maximum accuracy for...
$8.95
H&N Baracuda Hunter Extreme Pellets
Tremendous shock effect.
$15.95
H&N Baracuda Hunter Pellets
Advanced development of Baracuda design.
$6.95
H&N Baracuda Match Pellets
The heavy pellet we've all come to respect.
$13.95
H&N Baracuda Pellets
The heavy pellet we've all come to respect.
$12.95
H&N Crow Magnum Pellets
Maximum shock effect and deformation.
$11.95
H&N Field Target Pellets
Great for target shooting and field use.
$12.00
H&N Field Target Trophy Green Pellets
Lead-free, lightweight high-velocity pellet with maximum accuracy for...
$12.95
H&N Field Target Trophy Pellets
The Field Target Trophy is a field target pellet with excellent down range...
$11.50
H&N Finale Match Pellets
The top product for competition use.
$13.50
H&N Hollow Point Pellets
Lightweight, accurate pellet with flat trajectory for medium ranges.
$12.95
H&N Hornet Pellets
A Medium-weight, accurate hunting pellet for medium ranges.
$19.95
H&N Match Green .177 Pellets
Extremely accurate, lightweight competition and training pellet for...
$19.99
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H&N Match Pellets
Extremely accurate competition and training pellet.
$11.50
H&N Rabbit Magnum II Pellets
Very heavy hunting projectile for long ranges. Maximum possible impact and...
$13.00
H&N Ram Point .25 Pellets
Heavy hunting pellet with pointed design for medium distances.
$8.50
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