Here’s another recent addition to the collection. A 1973 Series 2 “Suncorite” Webley and Scott Junior air pistol.
What can I say! An absolutely fantastic example of one of Webley and Scott’s first air pistols. These air pistols are über rare on their own but this one is a complete package. Original box, original box of pellets, original spare breech seal with envelope, original sales leaflet and barrel cleaning brush. Continue reading “Webley and Scott MKI “Double Spring Clip” Air Pistol (1924)”
The Webley and Scott MKI air rifle! The MKI was manufactured between 1925 and 1932. It was available in both .177 and .22 calibres. It was effectively a larger version of the Webley and Scott MKI air pistol using the same, albeit extended, barrel cocking method. Continue reading “Webley and Scott MKI Air Rifle”
Recently [this article was first published on November 23rd, 2016] on the airgunbbs.com, a group of keen collectors were discussing a 1924 “double spring clip” Webley and Scott Mark I 1st series air pistol that had appeared at an auction. The discussion centered around whether the pistol in the auction was authentic. Continue reading “Fake or Authentic?”
Another recent purchase, a Webley and Scott Tempest in .177 calibre and complete with the black presentation box. This is the second variant manufactured from 1979 to 1981. The second variant is easily distinguishable from the first with an indentation filled with red paint to form the safety indicator rather than a red dot on a plastic label.