Adjustable for pull weight and over travel. Posts: 768. I believe there are still gains to be had with even longer barrels, but that’s hopefully a subject of a future post. Anybody know of a cocking aid that mounts onto the gun to assist in closing the stroke and how much it cost and availability? Vinyl tape is pretty cool because it compresses under stress just like the oring does. Still can't believe it. Price: £10.98 PG103 Frame with left grip. Further filing of the solder might improve velocity further by allowing a longer backdraft. Available Spare Parts: 5 x Beeman P17 Piston Seal O Ring – Part No: 2460 BK112 £ 4.67. Walmarts near me don't stock them (southern NY) and in some distant Walmarts they were $17 on sale. Both hard to cock Its a really fun gun to shoot but tends to get a bit tiring shooting it all day long. I have the P17 and the Weihrauch HW40 that it copies. Beeman QB78 Wood Stock .22 Cal . I forgot mention, the trigger linkage was bone try. Toys4LifeC5. rom69erz. But I’ve heard so many good things about the P17 that when I saw it at Amazon for under $33, I decided to bite and see why it had such a strong following. Forums › Air Pistols › Air Pistols – Discussion › Beeman P17 Pistol (model 2004) quick review… Hint, I love this gun! With these mods, hopefully, the P17 can give HW40 a good run for the money. I've enjoyed shooting and hunting with airguns since my early teen years. I’ve done some other tweaks, replacing the piston o ring with a slightly larger #117, upgrading to higher quality o rings, slightly drilling out the transfer port, reshaping the end of the valve stem, and working over the trigger mechanism. Any tips on how to make it lighter? Felt good but I changed it to over a pound. ***This trigger WILL NOT WORK with the Gen2 Benjamin Fortitude*** This is a nice upgrade to the stock, plastic triggers. I recently got a beeman p17. Beeman is claiming up to 100 shots per fill, although this is not a regulated air rifle, so expect some significant FPS changes through those 100 shots. I accomplished this by using a drill and 1″ belt sander to turn down a Crosman .177 barrel to mimic the stock pistol barrel. Jump to page: Results 1 to 15 of 23 Thread: Beeman P17 Reliability. The Beeman P17 being a Chinese copy of the German HW40, had some great features. With a quick search you’ll find other nice mods and fixes. My son came over this morning and tried it. There is also a wire inside the trigger that acts a guide which a sear passes thru, and if that's a tight fit you need to sand the wires a bit. As much as I love shooting, it didn’t take me long to wear my P17 out to the point where it wouldn’t cock the hammer. Interested in getting one of these for a steal . Rear sights not as good and require frequent re-zero. What mod … Press J to jump to the feed. Things I liked: After much consideration, decided to step up from the Beeman P17 (MIC) to the Beeman P3 (MIG by Weihrauch). Beemanp17 mod questions. SOLD: Benjamin PROD Model BP2220 (Revised & Reduced Pricing, AGAIN), WTB .380 Shells for Crosman Trapmaster 1100. After reading about the P17 coming up several times in the "Cheap airguns that surprised you" thread I had to try one. Precision CNC Machined KEL TEC P17 Flat Trigger is a must have for Custom KEL TEC P17 Accessories! I've got my Beeman P17 pistol. Price: £3.64 P144 Ram unit. I know all the online vendors but is there some store I'm missing that carries these? The trigger is adjustable so I took a little slack out of it by turning in the adjuster grub and polished the top of it as well. Topic starter February 8, 2018 23:25:18 . ? I'll sniff around the web some more. Up to 4 now. I pick them up used when ever I find them. A longer barrel adds an amazing power increase. Barrel seal Beeman P17 . Group size at 15 yards is amazingly small from a rest. I have owned and shot both a Beeman P17 and HW40. Get a roll of tin duct tape place two( maybe three )  layers over the piston face to tighten up the clearance . For any spare parts not listed for the P-17 / Marksman 2004 guns please feel free to contact us. I’ve had my Beeman P17 for a couple of years now and have made some very extreme modifications to it that I thought would be interesting to share. Trigger . T&Cs | Rules | Limitations | Privacy Policy. That’s pretty-well a repeater version of the existing Beeman Chief. "Cream of the crop in my pistols collection"; Beeman P17/Marksman 2004 One-Pump Pneumatic.177 cal. Sounds like blasphemy, but it really feels right in there with my match grade gun triggers. It is so smooth now. This will bring the velocity up close to 470 fps with 7.3 grain pellets . Fits the Benjamin Discovery, Maximus and Crosman 2260 rifles. It's super fun and I really like it. I added 17fps on one pistol and 20fps on another using this mod. Beeman P17 Modifications. I put a dot sight on one of mine. On both p17's the trigger failed with a week. Shooting the 880 Quietly – enjoy quiet shooting with your Daisy Powerline 880 with these simple tips and tricks. Negative points compared to the HW40 trigger not as light and smooth. Custom KEL TEC P17 Aftermarket Parts for Competition Level Performance by Combat Veterans! Hacking the 1322 – armed with a 3d printer and tools, I undertake to make a quiet, accurate 1322 for as little money as possible. However, due to the typical problems in China with perhaps lack of attention to details, the copy is not even close to the original in terms of performance and reliability. Components are machined stainless steel (sears, springs, pins, hammer, cams, valve parts) and the external trigger, safety and over lever lock parts are aluminum. Show Printable Version; 15-02-16, 11:04 #1. The only thing so far I'd like to modify is the trigger pull. The longer barrel quiets the pop of the P17 fairly well, but could still really benefit from a LDC. The Beeman P17: Best bargain in air pistols? I took the gun completely apart to inspect and tune it, but the only real mod I did was shorten and lighten the trigger pull. Beeman P17 / Marksman 2004. October 18, 2019 at 5:06 pm Link. Chevota Post subject: Re: Beeman P17 Mods & Issues. Guys, I have had this pistol for several years now and for a low dollar gun you wont find a better trigger. After some similar work to what you have done here and some other mods, they are really fun shooters. Thanks for sharing! (Lol). The Beeman QB78 deluxe comes with a manual guide for the adjustable trigger. 1 Attachment(s) I was glad to see that Pyramid announced the Beeman P-17 as the 4th best selling pistol in their lineup. Plus the mods in the pix: You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post. Its look good, shoots better. But I like to tinker and figured it could be even better. I remedied this by applying a blob of solder between the fingers and shaping it to match the profile of the fingers. I am using RWS pellet 8.3grains, 400fps. a good "Soft Hammer" Logged Gopher. Powerful .22 cal.. C$149.99 Quick shop QB78 Deluxe .22 Cal . You can't expect a manufacturer to be too detailed on this price break of a gun but it was pretty rough. Would gladly give up the second half in exchange for someone doing the machine work to fit . It had rusting and pitting on the exterior, a bent barrel and spring, dry rotted stock butt, cracked piston, and a malfunctioning trigger. Yes, ‘tis one in the same; I changed my name from “wjjones” on this board with the web site change. Top . If you haven’t seen the video of it on my homepage, I’ll include it here: In the video, you can see it is no longer a pistol, but has been turned into a carbine. I have an FT version of one of these actions that I tra... RE: How the vintage Diana ball-see trigger works, @gratewhitehuntr Thank you for the pics! Price: £1.95 OR076 O Ring/Valve seal P17 . I like the feel and weight and it is offers great and inexpensive practice for 10 meter  and Steel PB's Plate shooting. The piston only backdrafts for about 1″ of stroke, at full cock, there is an additional .5″ of stroke available. So heavy for me. Want to do a .20 and .22 barrel conversion. So I ordered a couple to try out. One of the most popular airguns available. Participant . There’s also a Model 1327 which has a 2,000 PSI fill pressure and QB78-style trigger and stock. Here’s a shot showing the pickup, note that it is inside the boundary formed by the steel fingers: The P17 carbine looks sexy with its carbon fiber LDC and is unbelievably quiet. Beemanp17 mod questions. Very fast shipping. Here is an update shooting the gun with polished trigger. The p3 is much better quality. But the adjustable rear sight, utilitarian recoil pad and the overall appearance of the trigger guard scored a B minus. In conclusion I’m very pleased with the customer service of the shop but not so happy with the Beeman 2004/P17. I have had one since they were introduced. User account menu. My local Walmart had a close out sale on these several years ago and I picked up two of them. Posted by 1 year ago. Oh, and can you do mine too :)? Thank you. I would highly recommend it. I've got my Beeman P17 pistol. I have a .22 barrel that is long enough to make two out of. Chrony put them a very consistent 398-402 fps. Also want to do a longer bbl shoulder stocked one . Good job, Rick. Best Possible KEL TEC P17 Trigger Upgrade to Boost Performance and Reliability! Not bad for a completely untouched stock gun shooting a bit beyond it's intended range. The Beeman QB78 deluxe air rifle is able to be upgraded with a two-stage trigger. Post Jan 11, 2015 #1 2015-01-11T14:03. I’ve had my Beeman P17 for a couple of years now and have made some very extreme modifications to it that I thought would be interesting to share. This trigger looks and feels great. The perfect plinker now with an all-weather synthetic stock!.. Is this the same "Mr B" from ADV rider? The top of the p17 had sharp edges that dug into my hand when cocking the gun. Very substantial feel and yes the trigger was nothing you would expect for the price break of gun. The only thing so far I'd like to modify is the trigger pull. Essentially what this does is allow the piston to suck air in for about the first 1″ of its stroke. I know it says trigger mod but I’ll add my two cents . Very accurate;Crosman 2240 Carbine w/ 17" .177 cal.barrel Built from the bottom up with spare parts by Mike N., 1/2" @ 20yds;Tech Force® S2-1X Air Pistol .177 cal. Any tips on how to make it lighter? To hold the valve open allowing the piston to backdraft air through the transfer port, I left space between the fingers and filed the solder to alter the timing: Yes, there’s a little too much moly grease in there. It shot as good and smooth as my FAS 6004 and it cost 15 times less. Attached is a photo of my Beeman RS2 (top) and a 1990 RWS Diana 34. BTW, it’s easy to go down the rabbit hole modifying this gun. No sight adjustment just a few practice shots to figure out where they were hitting and went for the father son shoot out. Beeman P17 trigger mod. I couldn't believe a $30 gun could get such positive reviews, especially the trigger. I was looking for a pellet pistol to get me through a few months, and could not help but notice the glowing reviews of the P-17. Price: £2.31 OR058 O Ring. Accuracy remains stellar, with the only air rifle in my collection that can beat it being my Walther LGR, a purpose built 10m match rifle. So heavy for me. In stock. « Reply #5 on: May 20, 2009, … View all posts by Geo. The Beeman P17 looks like a generic pistol because it is a pistol. I haven’t been checking the ADRider air gun thread lately. You are correct, the gun is simply amazing. At first it dropped the pull to under a pound. If you need to repair or upgrade your Beeman or Weihrauch air gun, you'll find what you need at Airgun Warehouse. Looking at your video... RE: I have a DayState MTC With Black Tactical Stock in .177. indeed ... is there any progress to share ? After reading about the P17 coming up several times in the "Cheap airguns that surprised you" thread I had to try one. I got mine from Airgun Depot. Close. 193. The famous QB78 - There really is not a better rifle for the.. C$179.99 Quick shop QB78 Synthetic .22 Cal CO2 . 193. rom69erz. Sharp Shooter Forum Sponsor User Info Menu. ? If you haven’t seen the video of it on my homepage, I’ll include it here: In the video, you can see it is no longer a pistol, but has been turned into a carbine. I tore it down and figured out what was going on – the steel fingers on the back of the valve had worn and stretched to the point that they no longer engaged the hammer, leaving the valve constantly open. The P3 overall has a better build, a better finish and a more solid feel in the hand. Boerne (San Antonio) Field Target Club First Match of 2021 on Saturday, January 16, Nevada State Championships AAFTA GP Match- 6/11, 6/12 & 6/13, 2021, Field Target match Saturday Jan 9th at TCRC, Pleasant Hill NC, Latest Post: Air Arms S400 Repair Our newest member: plk Recent Posts Unread Posts Tags, Forum Icons: Forum contains no unread posts Forum contains unread posts Mark all read, Topic Icons: Not Replied Replied Active Hot Sticky Unapproved Solved Private Closed. 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