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★★★★☆

“I've had my Beeman rx-2 for 3 years now. It is a...”

Written on: 06/02/2011

I've had my Beeman rx-2 for 3 years now. It is a great pellet gun, but not perfect, what is? It looks great, very accurate, but weighs a ton carrying in the woods. It chewed up one regular rifle scope already, the cross hairs were floating around inside the scope. Now I'm using a crossman air rifle scope that has given me no problems. Quarter sized targets at 30yds are no problem off a rest. It has shot a small deer at 23 yds between the eyes, and it fell in its tracks. Skunks… Read Full Review

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Pellet_Luv's Comment

Written on: 07/08/2012

it's actually an HW90

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★★★★★

“This is a brute of a rifle. ”

Written on: 03/07/2008 by timbphoto (1 review written)

This is a brute of a rifle.
This is a rifle for the strong. Great hunting rifle and this is why I bought it. Beeman makes quailty air rifles. No plastic here… Read Full Review

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Pellet_Luv's Response to timbphoto's Review

Written on: 07/08/2012

Beeman doesn't make it, they just stick their name on it. The gun in made by Weihrauch and the RX-2 is a glorified HW90.

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★★★★☆

“To heavy for a day in the field, good power, mine is...”

Written on: 01/04/2008

To heavy for a day in the field, good power, mine is in .20 cal so it is flat shooting. It is a made well but overall to thick… Read Full Review

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“Buy the Beeman RX-2 .22 and you are rewarding yourself...”

Written on: 30/01/2008

Buy the Beeman RX-2 .22 and you are rewarding yourself with a great deal. This gun is phenomenal/magnificent out of the box i haven't shot it much(just got it yesterday) from the few shots i fired, holy s..t, im not an expert on airguns,but this rifle for me is the real deal,i also own aRWS350 MAG,and a GAMO HUNTER EXTREME,two very nice rifles,its like comparing honda to harley, cadilac to rolls royce, you get my drift you just dont do it, i think this is a must for the more experienced… Read Full Review

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“Overall, an excellent and powerful gun. Consider using...”

Written on: 18/12/2006 by RX2Shooter (1 review written)

Overall, an excellent and powerful gun. Consider using the heaviest pellets you can find, e.g., Beeman Kodiak or even Eun Jin to stand up the fierceness of this gun. Lighter, less sturdy pellets will deform or even shatter when spat out by this beast.

The trigger felt a bit heavy at first but is now buttery after the break-in period… Read Full Review

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“First thing I noticed taking this Beeman RX-2 out of...”

Written on: 02/06/2006 by tatohead (1 review written)

First thing I noticed taking this Beeman RX-2 out of the box was good the overall quality is. The laminated stock is beautiful and everthing just seems well made. This is the first "gas ram" rifle I have shot. It seems to be much quieter than my Gamo 440 and hardly any recoil. I feel this is due to the guns weight. It is a heavy rifle, so I wouldn't recommend it to those who are small in stature. Overall it is a great rifle and I'm very happy with my desicion to purchase it!… Read Full Review

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“Finally got an Beeman RX2 in .22 after having a lot of...”

Written on: 05/02/2006 by tallguy606 (6 reviews written)

Finally got an Beeman RX2 in .22 after having a lot of other airguns, including Webley Patriot (great gun) and R1 (super quality). RX2 is my favorite. High velocity, quick lock time, just a Thunk and pellet is gone. Super power. I just nailed a crow in the top of a tree about 40 yds away, held directly on him, dropped like a rock. This rifle feels like it will last a few lifetimes. Worth the money… Read Full Review

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“First thing that hit me is that the Beeman RX-2 .22 is...”

Written on: 11/06/2005 by Petewp (1 review written)

First thing that hit me is that the Beeman RX-2 .22 is much nicer looking than any of those garrish web photos. Finish was buttery smooth, with out any burs or the like. Unlike the internet pictures - no, this gun is not orange!!

Picking it up, it's obviously heavy, but not grossly so. It takes a little bit of a while to accept you arent carrying your 6 lb. rimfire, but you get over it - honestly you do. Bottom line is for my hunting, I walk a mile or so then get bedded in from a hunting… Read Full Review

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Tallguy606's Response to 197186_Petewp's Review

Written on: 30/07/2006

You summed it up well. Heavy duty gun, massive machined steel parts, oozes German quality. Super powerful. Excellent gun, only thing I would change would be lengthen the stock maybe half or three-quarters of an inch, but I'm very tall. Otherwise, perfect magnum.

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★★★★★

“The (you get what you pay for) screams from this ...”

Written on: 09/06/2005 by rx2guy (1 review written)

The (you get what you pay for) screams from this Beeman RX-2 .22 rifle. Fit and finnish is very good. The cocking effort was hard but smoothed out over time so it is not a problem.

I have a 177 but is still very cabable at downing rabbits and pigeons with one well placed shot. It is difficult to lug around on hunting tripes so get a sling.

Its also very accurate, can get 50 to 70 yard dime sized shots at the bench. Somtimes it is capable of 8 out of 10 with 2 fliers. I'm also able to shoot… Read Full Review

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Real Hunter's Response to 196923_rx2guy's Review

Written on: 20/07/2005

Folks, pay attention: just any high quality scope will NOT, I repeat, will NOT withstand the RX-2's punishing recoil.
<br>Look for a scope specifically designed for airgun recoil.
<br>It would suck to have to pay $1200 on a high-quality scope, only to watch its quick demise on the RX-2.

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250027_Wer3563's Response to 196923_rx2guy's Review

Written on: 05/07/2006

super sniper works fine. I have used it on tmy RX2 and I got over 3k through it.

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★★★★★

“Got the Beeman RX-2 .22 Air Rifle in 177, with a taso...”

Written on: 23/05/2005 by weee (1 review written)

Got the Beeman RX-2 .22 Air Rifle in 177, with a taso ss16X42 scope, 30mm belkin one peice scope mount.

This rifle is nice and I have no problems with it. Got over 2000 rounds through it and shoot almost everyday. I'm able to get good dime sized groups at 50 yards with CPs. The cocking was the worst part but I finaly got to a point that its more broken in or a got used to it. I've been able to hit birds at 50 yards away and also been able to knock down rabbits with one shot.

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“Purchased this Beeman RX-2 .22 Air Rifle from straight...”

Written on: 21/04/2005 by buthead (1 review written)

Purchased this Beeman RX-2 .22 Air Rifle from straight shooters and it was the cheapest that I could reliably find for about 525.
Took a week to get here. Was deliverd in plastic gun case sorrounded by two boxes.

Unpakaged it and damn this gun is nice. It is a lot nicer then my BSA SS, RWS 24, and 34.
It has made in Germany on the end of the reciver and on the barrel part, there is THEOBEN "cool".
There are no visible nicks or dings.
The plastic sites are cheap but I will take them off and… Read Full Review

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★★★★☆

“The Beeman RX-2 .22 Air Rifle shoots straight and I...”

Written on: 13/04/2005 by davo1 (1 review written)

The Beeman RX-2 .22 Air Rifle shoots straight and I found it easy to handle with plenty of knock down power for small game. I did find that I could get it cheaper somewere else so shop around first… Read Full Review

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“Got the Beeman RX-2 .22 today and couldn't wait to...”

Written on: 26/10/2004 by Harmas (1 review written)

Got the Beeman RX-2 .22 today and couldn't wait to fire it. Picked up a tin of Beeman .22 Silver Arrows. Believe it or not but up here in Cheese land (WI.) they all call airguns toys and don't put to much thought into stocking ammo for them. I was lucky to get the tin I got and the kid at the counter was incredulous that there was a difference between pellets at all! Took it into my basement cause it was already dark out and started blasting at five ring pistol targets from 25 feet into a… Read Full Review

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Real Hunter's Response to Harmas's Review

Written on: 27/10/2004

Put a sling on this rifle and you'll have a great time hunting with this tack driver.
<br>I also believe the extra weight contributes to the RX-2's great accuracy.
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<br>Just my $0.02...

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Markthebum's Response to Harmas's Review

Written on: 15/09/2006

You made the right choice. The RWS 350 Mag is a very good gun but can't compare to the RX2. Your gun is just as powerfull as the RWS anyway. RWS tends to over estimate it&#039;s guns velocities while Beeman tends to estimate more conservatively. I&#039;ve read several reviews on the 350 mag and it seems to average more closely to 1150 fps in .177. It only hits 1250 fps the first couple times it&#039;s fired. Once most of the factory oil in the chamber has diesled out it slowes down. After the 350 mag is broken in (1000 shots or so) it looses another 8% of it&#039;s velocity. This puts the velocity down to about 1060 fps with average grain pellets. ( 7 to 8 grains) The RX2 doesn&#039;t have a spring so there is no loss of power over time as with spring guns. Your gun is over all about the best factory gun available. Only a few other gas ram guns will compare, Theoben&#039;s Eliminator for example. Spring guns aren&#039;t even in the same league.

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★★★★★

“The Beeman RX-2 .22 is a great hunting rifle, with...”

Written on: 31/08/2004 by booser71 (3 reviews written)

The Beeman RX-2 .22 is a great hunting rifle, with lots of power to get the job done. Can get heavy on long walks, but is very stable when shooting. The gas ram can be left cocked for extended periods of time with no ill effect to the gas ram itself. Accuracy is icredible for a gun with this power… Read Full Review

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Real Hunter's Response to booser71's Review

Written on: 03/09/2004

What scope do you use?

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★★★★★

“If you want a powerful & accurate hunting & field...”

Written on: 27/08/2004 by booser71 (3 reviews written)

If you want a powerful & accurate hunting & field rifle, the Beeman RX-2 .22 is for you!!! I found thet Beeman FTS pellets do very well in this gun!! The quality of the gun is excellent… Read Full Review

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“The Beeman RX-2 .22 is Very accurate and powerful. It...”

Written on: 23/08/2004 by booser71 (3 reviews written)

The Beeman RX-2 .22 is Very accurate and powerful. It can get heavy on long hunts, but is tolerated when the quality, power and accuracy are so good on this airgun. Cocking effort is bearable, but is harder that the majority of other airguns. If you want a powerful, accurate well made gun, this is for you… Read Full Review

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“Beeman RX-2 .22: ”

Written on: 21/07/2004 by beammeupscotty (1 review written)

Beeman RX-2 .22:
It has been my desire to include a 20 fpe Springer in my collection of air rifles, pretty much since I first saw my two buddies, Mark L. and Mark W's. Timahawks more than a year ago. I love my PCP hunters (Career 707 and Timberwolf) but there are times when one goes so far a field that it would be nice to have a gun that can reach out there and touch varmints at 70 and 80 yards, without having to worry about how much air I have left, or how far it is back to the scuba tank.

I… Read Full Review

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Real Hunter's Response to 163105_beammeupscotty's Review

Written on: 29/08/2004

I think the RX-2 is beautiful.

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Thorr's Response to 163105_beammeupscotty's Review

Written on: 07/03/2005

For the complaints that you have had for the Beeman RX-2 could be solved by changing to the RWS 94. Easy to cock, perfectly balanced, light, beautiful. Have no dought it reaches the 20ft lbs it is rated. Had it chronied with H&N match at 846 after 1500 rounds. Accuracy is outstanding. This rifle is made by a small company in spain called Cometa. Far be it from me to tell someone what to do. Just merely suggesting. You seem like you are willing to keep looking for just the right rifle. For the 20lbs you look for, in a light rifle this gun has really pleased me. And my friends have been very impressed. Ta

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★★★★★

“Small Game look out! ”

Written on: 11/07/2004 by real hunter (7 reviews written)

Small Game look out!
I bought a Beeman RX-2 at .22cal around three years ago and it just keeps surprising me.
After shooting my trusty RX-2 thousands of times, I can say that this is the Ultimate air rifle hunter.
The Gas Ram is a big plus since you could leave the rifle cocked for very long period of times, and this could be very beneficial when stalking game. The RX-2 is VERY accurate!
I shoot an average of 1/2" groups at 35 yards (If you don't believe me, shoot me an e-mail at… Read Full Review

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“I bought my Beeman RX-2 in .22 cal used for $325. It...”

Written on: 04/02/2004 by jangus (1 review written)

I bought my Beeman RX-2 in .22 cal used for $325. It arrived without a single blemish on the entire gun. I am very pleased with every aspect of the gun except for the clear coat used on the finish (laquer?) of the wood, it is very brittle and quite susceptible to minor dings, mine acquired 3 or 4 chips in the finish before I noticed it. I really like the gas ram, very smooth to cock and shoot. The safety is resettable via a small lever in front of the trigger gaurd. I bought the pellet sampler… Read Full Review

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Tallguy606's Response to jangus's Review

Written on: 05/02/2006

Don't know what a 12 groove barrel could do that a 6 groove can't...I have to think the engineers at Weihrauch know which is best for which caliber. The RX2 puts most shots in the same ragged hole, how much better does the barrel need to be?

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“Got it last Friday for the weekend. Went through...”

Written on: 15/04/2003 by Danny. (1 review written)

Got it last Friday for the weekend. Went through about 400 Kodiak pellets, hitting a 1 inch construction flag stick at 35 yards every time. Using US 25 cent pieces (~1") for targets on the ground at 40', hit 'em every time. Packs a punch. Through both sides of a paint can at 100' away. Mine is a 0.20 calibre.

Very heavy rifle. I recommend a sling. You may need to break the barrel across your knee, then change position to cock. Reminded me of a very highly strung compound bow draw… Read Full Review

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Scoobiesnacks.'s Response to 89128_Danny.'s Review

Written on: 15/04/2003

The weight of the RX2 could be considered an asset in the overall performance of the rifle, adding stability during pellet ejection, and also negating the need for a muzzlebrake and/or an unsightly roll of quarters strapped to the barrel end.

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