What are Sniper Rifle Air Soft Guns?
The price tags for sniper rifles are quite high because they are very rare and hard to find. Sniper rifles are so expensive, if one does not have any extra money for it, better consider the alternative, the sniper rifle air soft guns. They are made up of materials that are similar to that of a real gun, wood, metal and plastic.
A sniper rifle airsoft gun fire plastic BB pellets instead of shooting real bullets. The sniper air soft rifle gun is powered by either spring or gas. The spring-coiled rifle can only fire a single shot and has to be cocked every time one wants to fire on a target. On the other hand, a gas powered sniper rifle airsoft gun also makes single shots but the action and mechanism of the gun is more realistic. The spring-powered rifle has a harder reloading and shooting mechanism compared to that of a gas-powered rifle. There is also the difference of distance when it comes to high-end spring sniper rifle air soft gun and the gas-powered air soft gun, the former fires 450 feet per second while the latter can do 500 to 550 feet per second. There is no distinct advantage for both types of rifles in terms of accuracy.
The biggest disadvantage of sniper rifle airsoft guns is that they are basically ineffectual for long distance sniping. Additional firepower is needed to boost the distance of the rifles. These upgrades can boost the usual range of 50 to 100 feet. Now, to maintain a straight projectile flight path, it will require hop-up mechanism that puts a backspin on the BB pellets. The M4 rifle is the best model of a gas powered sniper rifle gun in terms of competition for close quarters battle.
An ideal sniper air soft gun is one that has a high velocity and it comes with a decent scope. Better stock up also on accessories, for they are very essential in competition and events.