When attempting to purchase an air rifle, you will quickly find an astounding number of options to choose from. The Crosman Nitro Venom is a break barrel air rifle, which may very well suit your particular needs. As avid hunters, we recently scoured the market and wound up purchasing this rifle. Thus far, we have been tremendously impressed with its performance. Below, you will learn about our experience.
In order for a rifle to be effective, it needs to be lightweight and powerful. The Crosman Nitro Venom is definitely suitable in this regard. It is approximately 7 pounds, which makes it very easy to lug around and carry on my shoulder. When we am ready to take aim and fire, we can easily grab it and assume the position. The weapon never feels like a burden, when carrying it around. At 44.5 inches long, The weapon feels authentic and provides me with sufficient positioning, when taking aim.
Overall, we found that this specific air rifle works sufficiently well for our specific needs. With the break barrel pump system, we can quickly and easily prepare the gun to be fired. This helps to eliminate the need for a CO2 cartridge. Of course, it is vital to remember that the weapon must be cocked, after each shot. This may cause concern. However, once you get a little experience with the weapon, this will become second nature and will no longer be a complication.
Distance and Caliber
The Crosman Nitro Venom is actually a .22 caliber rifle, which is capable of firing up to 35 years. Although the distance is somewhat limited, we have been able to use the weapon for a variety of purposes. For instance, we can easily go target shooting. At the same time, the weapon is powerful enough to bring down small birds and squirrels. When we first got the weapon, we found it very difficult to shoot at optimum accuracy. Newbies will need to be prepared to practice extensively, until their skills improve. The manufacturer suggests that the gun’s pellets are capable of traveling at 950 feet per second.
For us, it was important that we received a sufficient weapon, which was silent and unable to produce a significant amount of recoil. With this in mind, we picked this gun, since it is equipped with a nitro piston. This mechanism ensures that the weapon produces 70% less noise than that of the spring assisted guns. At the same time, this ensures that the recoil remains at a minimum level. Anyone, who is worried about weather, will definitely want to pick this weapon. The nitro piston is capable of providing the user with performance that will not be diminished in rainy weather.
At the end of the day, we have been tremendously impressed with the Crosman Nitro Venom Break Barrel Air Gun. Although the range is limited and the accuracy is somewhat shaky, experience can help eliminate these worries. For the price, this weapon is definitely worth it!