a good "Soft Hammer" Logged Gopher. The trigger is adjustable so I took a little slack out of it by turning in the adjuster grub and polished the top of it as well. Last Post RSS pluric (@pluric) Joined: 3 years ago. Participant . Attached is a photo of my Beeman RS2 (top) and a 1990 RWS Diana 34. Thanks. I have an FT version of one of these actions that I tra... RE: How the vintage Diana ball-see trigger works, @gratewhitehuntr Thank you for the pics! Beeman is claiming up to 100 shots per fill, although this is not a regulated air rifle, so expect some significant FPS changes through those 100 shots. Originally the trigger pull was 2 lbs 11 oz. Thread Tools. I couldn't believe a $30 gun could get such positive reviews, especially the trigger. The Beeman P17: Best bargain in air pistols? The Beeman P17 looks like a generic pistol because it is a pistol. Best Possible KEL TEC P17 Trigger Upgrade to Boost Performance and Reliability! I stretched the trigger spring out to take some tension off. I bought a Beeman 2004 ten days ago. After reading about the P17 coming up several times in the "Cheap airguns that surprised you" thread I had to try one. It has a good trigger and can be accurate. Available Spare Parts: 5 x Beeman P17 Piston Seal O Ring – Part No: 2460 BK112 £ 4.67. Got any new guns in the past few months? On both p17's the trigger failed with a week. The p3 is much better quality. What mod … Press J to jump to the feed. I believe there are still gains to be had with even longer barrels, but that’s hopefully a subject of a future post. The Diana was given to me in a terrible state. There is no need to pretend that it is a semi-auto pistol. After some similar work to what you have done here and some other mods, they are really fun shooters. After reading about the P17 coming up several times in the "Cheap airguns that surprised you" thread I had to try one. Accuracy remains stellar, with the only air rifle in my collection that can beat it being my Walther LGR, a purpose built 10m match rifle. But I like to tinker and figured it could be even better. If you would like a longer barrel or a .22 caliber barrel for your P17, feel free to contact me. Very accurate;Crosman 2240 Carbine w/ 17" .177 cal.barrel Built from the bottom up with spare parts by Mike N., 1/2" @ 20yds;Tech Force® S2-1X Air Pistol .177 cal. My son came over this morning and tried it. So I ordered a couple to try out. One of the most popular airguns available. The trigger guard had to be reshaped, as did the grip to provide the clearance for a full cocking stroke. 10 grain pellets shoot an average of 433 fps, meaning we’ve effectively taken a 2.8 FPE airgun and boosted its output to 4.2 FPE, most of that power coming from a longer barrel. With the long barrel, the velocity is up to 484 fps. I'd be happy to modify yours. Sharp Shooter Forum Sponsor User Info Menu. Close. ? My local Walmart had a close out sale on these several years ago and I picked up two of them. We literally opened the packaging, walked into the back yard and my son and I started to shoot them. I have owned and shot both a Beeman P17 and HW40. The Beeman QB78 deluxe comes with a manual guide for the adjustable trigger. I want to put a silencer or suppressor on it just because why not. Log In Sign Up. Yes, ‘tis one in the same; I changed my name from “wjjones” on this board with the web site change. I lubed it up as well. Shipping both ways would be more than the gun. I took the gun completely apart to inspect and tune it, but the only real mod I did was shorten and lighten the trigger pull. The top of the p17 had sharp edges that dug into my hand when cocking the gun. (Lol). But I’ve heard so many good things about the P17 that when I saw it at Amazon for under $33, I decided to bite and see why it had such a strong following. Beeman QB78 Wood Stock .22 Cal . (SSP) The P17 is a very good buy. The Beeman P17 is a great addition to any airgunners collection or would make a great first airgun for someone looking for a simple backyard plinker. Its a really fun gun to shoot but tends to get a bit tiring shooting it all day long. For any spare parts not listed for the P-17 / Marksman 2004 guns please feel free to contact us. Beeman p17 user manual. Walmarts near me don't stock them (southern NY) and in some distant Walmarts they were $17 on sale. SOLD: Benjamin PROD Model BP2220 (Revised & Reduced Pricing, AGAIN), WTB .380 Shells for Crosman Trapmaster 1100. 20 yards, 6" Shoot-n-C target using JSB 7.33 pellets. Price: £38.99 PG102 Grip RHS. Would gladly give up the second half in exchange for someone doing the machine work to fit . Interested in getting one of these for a steal . This, BTW, is a Chinese clone of a HW40 at about 1/10 the cost. I pick them up used when ever I find them. That’s pretty-well a repeater version of the existing Beeman Chief. I have to give this round to my son. Beemanp17 mod questions. Beemanp17 mod questions. Want to do a .20 and .22 barrel conversion. Not at that price. Good job, Rick. It is so smooth now. The Beeman QB78 deluxe air rifle is able to be upgraded with a two-stage trigger. Likes : 0 | Subscribe. Price: £2.31 OR058 O Ring. The trigger is probably the best feature of this pistol because it is very light and crisp with a definite first and second stage. So I ordered a couple to try out. 3. Price: £1.95 OR076 O Ring/Valve seal P17 . It is one of the best values in air pistols on the market. Anybody know of a cocking aid that mounts onto the gun to assist in closing the stroke and how much it cost and availability? The front end of the plastic “slide” has to be drilled out to 7/16″ to allow the barrel to slide through. Plus the mods in the pix: You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post. 3. I read about the gummy like seal. In conclusion I’m very pleased with the customer service of the shop but not so happy with the Beeman 2004/P17. C$159.99 Quick shop Beeman QB Chief .22 Cal . Show Printable Version; 15-02-16, 11:04 #1. The P3 overall has a better build, a better finish and a more solid feel in the hand. I’ve done some other tweaks, replacing the piston o ring with a slightly larger #117, upgrading to higher quality o rings, slightly drilling out the transfer port, reshaping the end of the valve stem, and working over the trigger mechanism. I'll sniff around the web some more. It's super fun and I really like it. Guys, I have had this pistol for several years now and for a low dollar gun you wont find a better trigger. Full Member; Posts: 184; RE: Gopher, please read! Up to 4 now. Interesting note is this gun seems to shoot the oversized Crosman Premier Pointeds really well which my other guns seem to hate. Archived. Beeman P17 Reliability; Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last. The famous QB78 - There really is not a better rifle for the.. C$179.99 Quick shop QB78 Synthetic .22 Cal CO2 . I used two of those miniature utg Picatinny-to-dovetail adapters, and sawed two kerfs across the top dovetail rail. by Stephen Archer – January 27, 2019 Hard Air Magazine. Beeman P17 Modifications. For well over a decade, I have shared my passion for airguns on this website. Price: £10.98 PG103 Frame with left grip. Here’s what it looks like at full cocking length with LDC in place: I think there is still timing optimization waiting to be unlocked. I have a .22 barrel that is long enough to make two out of. « Reply #5 on: May 20, 2009, … There is also a wire inside the trigger that acts a guide which a sear passes thru, and if that's a tight fit you need to sand the wires a bit. His target is on the left. It really does break nice and clean. It shot as good and smooth as my FAS 6004 and it cost 15 times less. The only thing so far I'd like to modify is the trigger pull. You can't expect a manufacturer to be too detailed on this price break of a gun but it was pretty rough. ***This trigger WILL NOT WORK with the Gen2 Benjamin Fortitude*** This is a nice upgrade to the stock, plastic triggers. Airgun Depot had them to my door in two days. There is also a lock for the trigger. Airgun depot is going to have a 15% off + free shipping Fri to Mon. Not bad for a completely untouched stock gun shooting a bit beyond it's intended range. Hacking the 1322 – armed with a 3d printer and tools, I undertake to make a quiet, accurate 1322 for as little money as possible. I have one of these little wonder guns myself and need to do this!! I couldn't believe a $30 gun could get such positive reviews, especially the trigger. In stock. Here is an update shooting the gun with polished trigger. To shoot at full power, the LDC would have to be removed between shots, quite inconvenient. Piston seal Beeman P17 . Components are machined stainless steel (sears, springs, pins, hammer, cams, valve parts) and the external trigger, safety and over lever lock parts are aluminum. 193. Author Topic: Beeman P17 (Read 8281 times) Guest; Beeman P17 « ... Easy mod, I used green vinyl gardners tape and fabricated a shim using some hole punches. Chrony put them a very consistent 398-402 fps. Beeman P17 best value out there? Here’s a shot showing the pickup, note that it is inside the boundary formed by the steel fingers: The P17 carbine looks sexy with its carbon fiber LDC and is unbelievably quiet. RiaanduToit. I am amazed how well it feels and breaks for a $30 gun. I have had one since they were introduced. User account menu. I’ve had my Beeman P17 for a couple of years now and have made some very extreme modifications to it that I thought would be interesting to share. If I had to rate the overall cosmetic quality of the Beeman QB78 Deluxe, I’d score it 70%. I added 17fps on one pistol and 20fps on another using this mod. Would grab a few for that price. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Rear sights not as good and require frequent re-zero. In hindsight, I believe I should have spent the extra on the HW40 and avoided all the hassle. I am using RWS pellet 8.3grains, 400fps. Member. Looking at your video... RE: I have a DayState MTC With Black Tactical Stock in .177. indeed ... is there any progress to share ? There’s also porting the valve outlet , it can be done with a Dremel and small diamond bit , I try to round off the sharp corner . Stock, it would shoot 7.4 grain pellets in the 410 fps range. Vinyl tape is pretty cool because it compresses under stress just like the oring does. I have the P17 and the Weihrauch HW40 that it copies. If you need to repair or upgrade your Beeman or Weihrauch air gun, you'll find what you need at Airgun Warehouse. Brass trigger with two 4-40 set screws and Trigger Return spring. Even the sides had burrs so I also did the sides and trigger. The piston only backdrafts for about 1″ of stroke, at full cock, there is an additional .5″ of stroke available. Its look good, shoots better. I forgot mention, the trigger linkage was bone try. Additionally, the trigger of the Beeman QB78 air rifle is finished beautifully with the gold-bolt handle. rom69erz. There’s also a Model 1327 which has a 2,000 PSI fill pressure and QB78-style trigger and stock. Chevota Post subject: Re: Beeman P17 Mods & Issues. I remedied this by applying a blob of solder between the fingers and shaping it to match the profile of the fingers. I've enjoyed shooting and hunting with airguns since my early teen years. I was really enjoying it and finding it to be incredibly accurate (even in my novice hands) when it developed a trigger problem such that the trigger would intermittently fail, especially when pulled slowly. Adjustable for pull weight and over travel. I would highly recommend it. Replace you Plastic KEL TEC P17 Parts with Precision CNC Machined Aluminum KEL TEC P17 Mods! I recently got a beeman p17. I picked up a P17 a few weeks ago and I'm very impressed on how great it shoots out of the box. Thanks. This trigger looks and feels great. This is the only reason I knocked a point off for accuracy. So heavy for me. Still can't believe it. Jump to page: Results 1 to 15 of 23 Thread: Beeman P17 Reliability. ? I’ve had my Beeman P17 for a couple of years now and have made some very extreme modifications to it that I thought would be interesting to share. At first it dropped the pull to under a pound. Views : 1853 Likes : 0 . I put a dot sight on one of mine. Also want to do a longer bbl shoulder stocked one . Very substantial feel and yes the trigger was nothing you would expect for the price break of gun. Any tips on how to make it lighter? 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