Umarex Legends MP40 First Impressions

The Umarex Legends MP40 was released in Canada in early June and my BB machine gun arrived just in time for Father’s Day. After opening the box and admiring this nice specimen for a little bit, I managed two complete cycles on the day I received it (4 CO2 cartridges and about 350 BBs). Basically […]

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Marushin Auto Mag

There are big guns, there are stupidly big guns and then there’s the Auto Mag, for people who think the Desert Eagle is a compact pistol. Ah, the 70s. The decade that taste forgot. Big hair, big cars, big movies and really, really big guns. In many ways the Auto Mag pistol typifies the excess […]

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The rise and sudden fall of the self-contained air cartridge system

Building a replica where the pellet and the compressed air are retained within the cartridge makes a lot of sense and in the 1990s, this was a popular approach. However, owning one of these replicas in the UK will now guarantee you a minimum five year prison sentence. How did that happen? Read on… In […]

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