scatt trainer

Discussion in 'General Airgun Chat' started by Steve, Dec 4, 2010.

  1. Steve

    Steve Member

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    Can a scatt trainer be used with spring powered air rifles?
     
  2. Cones

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    Hi,

    Not sure if the recoil would damage the sensor or not. I'd be worried that the sensor would move about on its mountings. It only uses a thin steel band around the air tube to attach.

    Do you not have an airgun that you can dry fire with? All you need is a click to activate the shot sensor.

    HTH

    Mark
     
  3. Steve

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    I would be using it for 10m training on a fwb601 so I doubt recoil would be a problem.I have used the system (briefly)with a pcp pistol on dry fire but obviously. I cannot dry fire the fwb
     
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    Hi,

    Sorry I thought you said springer. The 601 is a single stroke pneumatic and will be fine with the Scatt sensor.

    Thanks

    Mark
     
  5. Steve

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    Sorry Mark my fault I blame the man flu.what I actully meant to ask is could it be used on the likes of the fwb without firing a pellet.
     
  6. Cones

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    Yes, no problem. There is a sensitivity adjustment in the software for the shot detection.

    The 601 will work great with the Scatt.

    I tend to use mine mostly for training with my pistol shooting. I finally bought a laptop, so my time to setup at home is a lot less than moving monitors and PC's around. This means I will end up using it more. :)

    I'd recommend a Scatt course if you can get on one. I learned more in one day about how to use the software effectively, than weeks of reading stuff on the internet.

    My course was run at my local target club http://www.holwellrc.co.uk/ and they usually post on the forums when one is coming up.

    HTH

    Mark
     
  7. Steve

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    Cheers Mark,where did you buy yours from?
     
  8. Cones

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    It was second hand off the BBS. But new I would probably go to Intershoot or one of the German dealers. Depends on the Euro rate at the moment.

    HTH

    Mark
     

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