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air gun

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air gun

1. Same as spray gun.
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10M Air Pistol Women- Yashaswini Deswal, Manu Bhaker
Not only are air pistols quiet, especially in comparison to the centerfire versions, their pellets are light and won't penetrate walls, cars, or the neighbor's house.
Police went to the scene and found a revolver and an iPhone in a plant pot in the front garden and a rucksack containing an air pistol and pistol bag.
BUENOS AIRES: Manu Bhaker of India is the Youth Olympic champion in the 10m Air Pistol Women event, as she ruled the final match in Buenos Aires and added another gold medal to her impressive collection of prizes.
'Police did not rule out the possibility they may be using the air pistol and handcuffs for criminal activities but police are investigating further,' he said here today.
In the court at Dumfries, Ian Adam, 50, of Cadgill Road, Gretna, admitted culpably and recklessly discharging the air pistol while gesticulating and causing the pellet to discharge in the other man's direction narrowly avoiding him to his danger.
The grip panels have the same Spartan helmet and motto design as the .45-caliber 1911 Spartan, and the air pistol has an integral accessory rail on the frame dustcover, again just like its centerfire mate.
I can't tell you if this is fact or urban legend--but it's true that the Scorpion is a powerful spring-piston air pistol. In its day (chiefly the 1970s and '80s) it was one of the top three, with the BSF S20 pistol and the Webley Hurricane pistol being the other two.
The man, who is known for his calm demeanour, will take part in two events at Rio de Janerio: 50m and 10m air pistol.
A boy aged 11 sparked an alert after he was found in school with an air pistol and knife.
But his barrister Simon Mills asked that the charges be put to him, and he pleaded guilty to possessing an air pistol with intent to cause fear of violence to a police officer, and affray using of threatening unlawful violence towards other people between March 24 and 27.
26-27 Cal-Diego Paralyzed Veterans of America Air Rifle and Air Pistol Tournament in San Diego.