A single shot, spring piston break barrel air rifle, the Rugger Blackhawk Combo is a tough contender in the .177 caliber air rifle market. This product has the ability to go toe to toe with some of the best brands given its heavy duty and ergonomic construction.
In contrast to most air rifles, the Ruger Blackhawk Combo tends to be a constructed for years to come. For the price of $166, it makes a great investment for a lot of people who love the outdoors or those who have pest control issues. With its price, the Blackhawk combo has gained a reputation for durability, accuracy and power.
Considered a clone of the RWS350, it carries more sophistication than the original. The company improved the overall construction of the air rifle to make it gain the approval of many hunting enthusiasts.
The Ruger Blackhawk Combo has a break barrel design that you bend in order to load pellets. Weighing give or take 10 pounds, the heavy framework of the Blackhawk provides the user with stability upon shooting. It has been designed to have a well-balanced stock that can endure different types of weather conditions. The material used is meant for hunting, as it comes with a comfortable rubber recoil pad.
Among the things you will get with the air rifle is a 32 millimeter scope which can come in handy for different situations. The scope makes use of high-visibility fiber optic glass.
The Ruger Blackhawk Combo air rifle is considered to be a large rifle that measures around 14.25 inches. Cocking effort also requires 42 pounds which is quite heavy for an air gun. The overall design was made for both the left and right-handed shooter.
Accuracy and Overall Shooting Experience
A lot of people who purchase the Ruger Blackhawk Combo air rifle love this air gun for its power. It has the ability to generate a velocity of 1400 fps for alloy pellets. As for the lead pellets, the Ruger Blackhawk Combo can shoot at 1200 fps.
Because of the heavy construction, and its weather proof stock, gun can come in handy when you are hunting small animals such as rodents and squirrels. For some users, it is even used to hunt larger animals.
This air rifle perfectly hits the target at around 25 yards at least. As for the scope, this facilitates the accuracy of every shot you make. Though it is not the best scope you can get, it comes as a great addition with this air gun. As for the noise, you can expect a moderate level.
Designed for both left and right-handed air rifle enthusiasts, the Ruger Blackhawk Combo combines both power and accuracy. With its average price, this is considered a good deal by most buyers. But of course, if there is something that the company could improve on, it would be to include a much more sophisticated lens that matches the overall ability of the air rifle.