Airsoft is a sport that has occurred lots of popularity in current
times. It is safe, fun and unlike its counterpart paintball, is non-messy. As a
result, the sport now has a huge adult fans following. If you have also been
bitten by the Airsoft bug and are planning to buy or upgrade your airsoft gun,
then the huge variety available in the market and online may confuse you no
end. And if you select the wrong kind of airsoft gun, then you will regret your
decision for a long time to come.
Good airsoft guns
should be treated as investments in the sport and in your airsoft skill, and
some thought and research definitely needs to go in there if you want to enjoy
airsoft to the hilt. We discuss below the main types of airsoft guns to give
you a better idea of what the best gun will be for you.
What Are Airsoft
Mostly all airsoft machine guns are powered by an electric
motor which helps in completing their operations fully automatic or at least
semi automatic. Coming in light yet realistic looking versions of real machine
guns models, these plastic and metal airsoft guns are perfect for those who
want to go on and on when they get down on the battle field. Battery powered
airsoft machine guns come with a rechargeable battery that works the internal
gears of the machine to cock a powerful spring. Every time the trigger is
pressed, the spring propels airsoft BBs with power and precision. It’s a
There are so many advantages of these guns. I am sharing
some them. The advantage of airsoft machine guns is that these are very fast
and powerful, and unlike spring loaded guns. And the plus point of these is they
do not need to be cocked for every shot. The downside is that you may have to
carry spare batteries whenever you plan on playing for a long time.
Airsoft sniper rifles are single shot spring propelled guns.
Just like real rifles, these guns have to be cocked for every single shot.
While spring airsoft guns come in all price ranges and are a good bet for
beginners, you may invest in a high end airsoft sniper rifle if performance and
aim are what you are looking for. High end airsoft
snipers perform as well as real ones when it comes to hitting the bull's
eye and are perfect for those who are into precision shooting and target
The only minus point of these guns is that they are not
battery powered and need to be cocked for every shot, which makes them second
best when you are playing a war game. However, using airsoft grenades can give you extra power on the battlefield when
you are using spring loaded mechanisms.
Even though CO2 airsoft guns are available in all formats,
they are most popular as airsoft pistols. Powered by green gas or CO2 in the
gas chamber, gas airsoft guns are extremely powerful and as close to the real
thing as you can imagine. With a blowback mechanism, CO2 airsoft guns give
users a real gun like feel every time they fire a shot. However, these airsoft
guns are usually the costliest in the market and are advised only for
enthusiasts and collectors.
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