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  • ASG 1500 4.5mm Silver Steel BB Pellets

    ASG 1500 4.5mm Silver Steel BB Pellets

    R129

    The ASG 1500 4.5mm Silver Steel BB Pellets are compatible with any 4.5mm air pistol and offer great value for your money.

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  • Stoeger X-Power Pellets - 4.5mm/500

    Stoeger X-Power Pellets – 4.5mm/500

    R269

    Heavy, exceptionally accurate pellet for long ranges. No lead-fouling, improved drive in barrel, no contact with lead thanks to special copper coating (20% harder than comparable lead pellets).

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  • Daisy Steel BB's - 3000pcs

    Daisy Steel BB’s – 3000pcs

    R349

    The Daisy Steel BB’s – 3000pcs are used for the Daisy guns that require BB’s as ammunition.

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  • Gamo Redfire Pellets - 4.5mm (Pack of 125)Gamo Redfire Pellets - 4.5mm (Pack of 125)

    Gamo Redfire Pellets – 4.5mm (Pack of 125)

    R259

    The Gamo Redfire 4.5mm Pellet is a specialized hollow-point pellet ideal for pest control. The pointed red polymer tip aids in penetration and accuracy.

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  • Gamo Rocket Pellets - 4.5mm (Pack of 150)Gamo Rocket Pellets - 4.5mm (Pack of 150)

    Gamo Rocket Pellets – 4.5mm (Pack of 150)

    R99

    Superior accuracy and penetration. This outstanding pellet combines our performance lead with a hardened steel tip to yield enhanced penetration and shock with precision accuracy.

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  • Gamo Pro-Hunter Pellets - 4.5mmGamo Pro-Hunter Pellets - 4.5mm

    Gamo Pro-Hunter Pellets – 4.5mm

    From: R89

    This is the shape used in the Olympics, it cuts paper perfectly and flies straighter. Gamo Pro-Hunter pellets in .177 calibre are now fairly well established on the South African market.

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  • Apolo Monster .22 200 per Tin 24.60 gr Pellets

    Apolo Monster .22 200 per Tin 24.60 gr Pellets

    R119

    The Apolo Monster .22 200 per Tin 24.60 gr Pellets is a Premium line pellet with a special design, perfect leveling of the center of gravity and ideally suited for long distances with pneumatic, nitro or PCP rifles.

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  • VFG 80 Pack 4.5mm Quick Cleaning Pellets

    VFG 80 Pack 4.5mm Quick Cleaning Pellets

    R129

    The VFG 80 Pack 4.5mm Quick Cleaning Pellets is designed to clean and maintain your air gun.

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  • ASG 1500 4.5mm Gun Metal BB Pellets

    ASG 1500 4.5mm Gun Metal BB Pellets

    R129

    The ASG 1500 4.5mm Gun Metal BB Pellets are compatible with any 4.5mm air pistol and offer great value for your money.

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  • Gamo Expander Pellets - 4.5mm (Pack of 250)Gamo Expander Pellets - 4.5mm (Pack of 250)

    Gamo Expander Pellets – 4.5mm (Pack of 250)

    R89

    The Gamo Pellets – Expander – 4.5mm (Pack of 250) offers an excellent consistency, expansion and accuracy while having the accuracy of a match pellet.

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  • Gamo Hunter Pellets - 5.5mm (Pack of 250)Gamo Hunter Pellets - 5.5mm (Pack of 250)

    Gamo Hunter Pellets – 5.5mm (Pack of 250)

    R149

    The Gamo Hunter 5.5mm Pellets performs with terrific impact, even at long distance shots, due to the heavier weight and dome configuration.

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  • Stoeger X-Magnum Pellets - 4.5mm/300

    Stoeger X-Magnum Pellets – 4.5mm/300

    R129

    X-Magnum Shock, High-Impact & Expansion Heavy Pointed Tip Pellets. These heavy pointed tip precision pellets are expansion heavy, creating a high impact with maximum shock.

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  • Milbro Twin Ring .22 PelletsMilbro Twin Ring .22 Pellets

    Milbro Twin Ring .22 Pellets

    R129

    The Milbro Twin Ring .22 Pellets provides improved air seal, positive rifling grip and in-barrel pellet stability. A universal pellet, giving excellent accuracy in .22 at close range hunting.

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  • Gamo Pro-Match Pellets - 4.5mm (Pack of 500)Gamo Pro-Match Pellets - 4.5mm (Pack of 500)

    Gamo Pro-Match Pellets – 4.5mm (Pack of 500)

    R169

    Gamo’s Pro Match has been designed for target shooting competition. Its special alloy permits tightest shot groups, minimum lead fouling and more consistent shots. High quality for the ones seeking for performance at a good price

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  • Gamo Rocket Pellets - 5.5mm (Pack of 100)Gamo Rocket Pellets - 5.5mm (Pack of 100)

    Gamo Rocket Pellets – 5.5mm (Pack of 100)

    R189

    Superior accuracy and penetration. This outstanding pellet combines our performance lead with a hardened steel tip to yield enhanced penetration and shock with precision accuracy.

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  • ASG 1500 4.5mm Gold Steel BB Pellets

    ASG 1500 4.5mm Gold Steel BB Pellets

    R129

    The ASG 1500 4.5mm Gold Steel BB Pellets are compatible with any 4.5mm air pistol and offer great value for your money.

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  • ASG 1000 4.5mm 13g Plastic BB Pellets

    ASG 1000 4.5mm 13g Plastic BB Pellets

    R149

    The ASG 1000 4.5mm 13g Plastic BB Pellets are extremely light weight and safe to use.

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  • Gamo TS-10 Pellets - 4.5mm (Pack of 200)Gamo TS-10 Pellets - 4.5mm (Pack of 200)

    Gamo TS-10 Pellets – 4.5mm (Pack of 200)

    R89

    Due to the weight and dome configuration, Gamo’s TS-10 performs with great impact at long distances.

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  • Gamo Magnum Pellets - 5.5mm (Pack of 250)Gamo Magnum Pellets - 5.5mm (Pack of 250)

    Gamo Magnum Pellets – 5.5mm (Pack of 250)

    R149

    This outstanding pellet performs with terrific impact, even at long distance shots due to its heavier weight and dome configuration.

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  • Gamo PBA Platinum Pellets - 4.5mm (Pack of 125)Gamo PBA Platinum Pellets - 4.5mm (Pack of 125)

    Gamo PBA Platinum Pellets – 4.5mm (Pack of 125)

    R209

    Gamo’s new PBA Platinum uses enhanced non-lead alloy to generate velocities up to 30% faster than most lead pellets. PBA Platinum offers enhanced accuracy and maximum penetration for hunting.

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  • Gamo 4.5mm Hollow Point Pellet

    Gamo 5.5mm Hollow Point Pellets – (Pack of 250)

    R139

    The Gamo 5.5mm Hollow Point Pellet is a type of expanding pellet used for controlled penetration, perfect for plinking without ricochets, and typically used for small game hunting and small bird hunting.

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  • Gamo 4.5mm Hollow Point Pellet

    Gamo 4.5mm Hollow Point Pellets – (Pack of 500)

    R129

    The Gamo 4.5mm Hollow Point Pellet is a type of expanding pellet used for controlled penetration, perfect for plinking without ricochets, and typically used for small game hunting and small bird hunting. This hollow point design causes a high-impact game with a tremendous shock effect and rapid energy transfer.

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  • Gamo Red Fire Pellets - 5.5mm (Pack of 100)Gamo Red Fire Pellets - 5.5mm (Pack of 100)

    Gamo Red Fire Pellets – 5.5mm (Pack of 100)

    R259

    The Red Fire pellet is Gamo’s latest state-of-the-art hunting pellet. This advanced pellet is designed with a diamond shaped polymer tip that provides a true ballistic trajectory.

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  • Prometheus Piledriver 21gr .177 (4.46mm) Pellets

    Prometheus Piledriver 21gr .177 (4.46mm) Pellets

    R149

    The Prometheus Piledriver 21gr .177 (4.46mm) Pellets is a lead alloy boat-tail pellet which gives outstanding downrange energy, designed primarily for high powered pre-charged air rifles.

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  • ASG 1500 4.5mm Copper Steel BB Pellets

    ASG 1500 4.5mm Copper Steel BB Pellets

    R129

    The ASG 1500 4.5mm Copper Steel BB Pellets are compatible with any 4.5mm air pistol and offer great value for your money.

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How to Choose Pellets for Your Airgun

Airguns have become a popular choice for both recreational and professional shooters, thanks to their accuracy, power, and cost-effectiveness. However, choosing the right pellets for your airgun can be overwhelming, given the wide range of options available. In this article, we will guide you through the process of choosing the best pellets for your airgun.

Understanding Airgun Pellets

Airgun pellets are small, cylindrical or spherical projectiles that are used with airguns. These pellets are typically made from lead or alloy, and they come in different shapes and sizes. The shape and size of the pellet play a significant role in determining its accuracy, velocity, and range.

Types of Airgun Pellets

There are several types of airgun pellets available in the market, each with its own unique characteristics. Let's take a closer look at some of the most common types of airgun pellets.

Wadcutter Pellets

Wadcutter pellets are flat-topped pellets that are primarily used for target shooting. They have a wide surface area, which allows them to make clean holes in paper targets. These pellets are also popular for plinking, as they are highly accurate at short distances.

Hollow Point Pellets

Hollow point pellets have a concave tip, which causes them to expand upon impact. This expansion makes them ideal for hunting small game, as it increases the chances of a quick and humane kill.

Round Nose Pellets

Round nose pellets are the most common type of airgun pellet. They have a rounded tip and are typically used for general shooting and plinking. These pellets are highly accurate at short to medium distances and are suitable for most airguns.

Pointed Pellets

Pointed pellets have a sharp tip and are designed for long-range shooting. They have a high velocity and excellent penetration, making them ideal for hunting small game.

Factors to Consider When Choosing Pellets

Choosing the right pellets for your airgun can be a daunting task, given the wide range of options available. However, there are several factors that you should consider before making a purchase.

Purpose of Shooting

The purpose of shooting is one of the most critical factors to consider when choosing pellets for your airgun. If you are shooting targets, wadcutter pellets are the best choice. If you are hunting small game, hollow point or pointed pellets are ideal.

Caliber of Airgun

The caliber of your airgun is another essential factor to consider. Pellets are available in different sizes, ranging from .177 to .22 caliber. It is crucial to choose pellets that are compatible with your airgun's caliber.

Weight of Pellets

The weight of the pellet also plays a crucial role in determining accuracy and velocity. Heavier pellets are more stable and accurate, while lighter pellets have higher velocity. The weight of the pellet should also be in line with your airgun's power.

Material of Pellets

Pellets are typically made from lead or alloy. Lead pellets are more commonly used as they are affordable, easy to find, and offer excellent accuracy. However, lead is a toxic metal, and there are concerns about its impact on the environment. Alloy pellets, on the other hand, are made from a combination of lead and other metals such as tin and copper. They are more expensive than lead pellets but are more durable and can offer better accuracy.

Cost of Pellets

The cost of pellets can vary widely, depending on the type, material, and brand. It is essential to consider the cost of pellets, especially if you plan on shooting frequently. Cheaper pellets may be attractive, but they may not be the best choice for your airgun. On the other hand, expensive pellets may not always be necessary, and you may find that mid-range pellets offer the best value for money.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the most accurate airgun pellet?

The most accurate airgun pellet depends on the individual airgun and its characteristics. It is recommended to try out several different types of pellets and perform accuracy tests to determine which one works best for your specific airgun.

What is the best pellet for hunting small game?

The best pellet for hunting small game depends on the type of game and the airgun used. Generally, hollow point pellets are recommended as they offer better expansion and stopping power. It is essential to choose a pellet that provides enough energy to quickly and humanely kill the game.

What is the most important factor to consider when choosing an air pistol?

The most important factor depends on your needs. If you prioritize power, then the power source and caliber may be the most important factors. If you prioritize accuracy, then the sights and trigger may be the most important factors.

Can I use alloy pellets in my airgun?

Yes, most airguns are designed to shoot both lead and alloy pellets. However, it is important to check the manufacturer's recommendations and ensure that the alloy pellets are compatible with your airgun.

Are heavier pellets more accurate?

Not necessarily. The weight of the pellet affects its trajectory and velocity, but the accuracy of a pellet depends on its shape, design, and compatibility with the airgun. It is important to test several different weights of pellets to determine which one offers the best accuracy for your airgun.

Why are wadcutter pellets the best for target shooting?

Wadcutter pellets are flat-nosed and offer a clean, round hole in the target, making it easier to score and measure accuracy. They also tend to have a flatter trajectory, making them more accurate at shorter distances. Therefore, they are the preferred choice for target shooting.