At some point this summer, the sun will come out and when it does and you’re out skirmishing, it’s important to stay cool. Overheating can lead to exhaustion, heatstroke and a generally unpleasant and sweaty weekend. Here’s how to keep your cool while airsofting.
When snipers hide this well, how are you supposed to beat them?
Lucky for you, we don’t just know how to snipe, we can counter-snipe too. In this blog, we’ll show you how to spot a sniper and walk you through how you can beat the silent assassin of the airsoft battlefield.
In our earlier blog, we talked all about camo and how best to use it. This week, we’re going to go a little more in depth into shooting from concealment. Most of this will apply to snipers, but the general tips can be useful to any squads looking to take advantage of cover and ambush tactics.
Airsoft and airsoft guns occupy a bit of a grey area of British law. For years, the government failed to differentiate replica firearms and airsoft guns from the real thing. The result? An intolerant legal system with little sympathy for authentic airsoft enthusiasts and heavy limitations on legitimate businesses. From the 2nd May 2017 the Policing & Crime Act (2017) introduced an exception from the classification for airsoft guns as firearms, so long as they meet certain criteria. But it’s taken us quite a while to get here…
Airsoft night ops add a totally new dimension to gameplay. While already a test of teamwork, tactics and skill, airsofting at night demands much higher discipline in all these areas. Sneaking through the darkness in search of your opponents tests nerves as well as tactics. So, to keep you on the winning side, here are some tips for airsoft night ops. Read more
Whether you’re playing in woods, scrubland or urban areas, camouflage gives you the edge on the competition. There’s no replacing the element of surprise and your opponents can’t hit what they can’t see. But which camo is best? And how can you best maximise your camo advantage? Find out right here…
Choosing where to buy an airsoft gun here in the UK should be a careful consideration. Airsoft suppliers must be reputable and reliable if they are going to give you the best possible service. When it comes to choosing where to buy airsoft guns, you need to pick a store that is able to supply high quality products along side great customer service. Read more
As many of you know Recent updates with the PCA 2017 have been going through this year. A Email has just been released from UKARA with the below information regarding the changes.
Feet per second (FPS) is important to many airsoft players. It measures the muzzle velocity, or the speed your BBs travel when you fire your airsoft gun. A decent rate of fire can make the difference between victory and defeat, so it’s essential to know what exactly how fast you’re firing. Read more
Probably the last thing you want to do in a fire fight is get your phone out, but here are a few reasons why you might want to.
They say there’s an app for everything and that includes airsoft. Sure, you can’t shoot anyone with an iPhone, but there are a number of logistical apps on the market that can help you coordinate your strategies on the battlefield. Here are just a few of the most popular apps for airsoft. Read more
Buying an airsoft gun is a little bit more complicated than popping to the shop for a pint of milk. There are a number of laws and regulations to take into consideration. So, before you run out and buy your first airsoft gun, make sure you know the score. Read more
When you get into a combat scenario, you need to be able to rely on your team and your tools. No matter what your airsoft role, you should be carrying the best firearms available. But with such a huge range of airsoft guns available, which ones are the best?
Rules of engagement vary from site to site. For the sake of the safety and enjoyment of every person on the airsofting site, it’s important that you read and understand the rules of engagement. Here are some of the more common rules you’re likely to come across in the UK.
Congratulations, you’ve decided to start airsofting. Welcome to the squad! But where do you start when it comes to kit? Read more
You can’t hit the enemy if you can’t see them. That’s why your vision is so important when it comes to airsoft. To protect your eyes from bbs, smoke and other environmental hazards, we stock a huge range of protection options to keep you safe and active during your next skirmish. Read more