Do you know the #1 mistake airsoft enthusiasts make? Not researching!
And I get it. You get the itch to buy a new airsoft pistol. You want the best airsoft gun money can buy. You determine your budget, do a quick search on Amazon, and then choose one that has pretty decent reviews. 2 days later it arrives and – it’s not what you expected at all.
As with all major airsoft purchases, you need to some additional research beyond reading a few Amazon reviews. Your airsoft pistol needs to be dependable. It’s your last resort weapon when your primary weapon runs out of ammo or fails on the field.
Luckily for you, most airsoft pistols are relatively inexpensive. This allows you to choose a very quality, sleek airsoft pistol for still less than $50.
Types of Airsoft Pistols
There are 3 types of airsoft pistols: spring powered, gas powered, and electric.
Spring Powered Airsoft Pistol
Spring powered pistols use a powerful spring to propel ammo at speeds between 150-400+ feet per second.
To shoot and use a spring powered pistol, you cock the gun. Once cocked, pull the trigger