Airsoft Action 07 - Mar 2012 - Page 55

THE ARMOURY “The 8g CO2 cartridge is located in the magazine which is also responsible for the power, and comes in two flavours – 350fps and 470fps” its initial service with the German army the rifle saw action in Turkey and Spain, and it is even spotted in Iraq today. While it can be tough to appreciate a classic-looking rifle, the G&G G980 is faithfully replicated from beginning to end. It is a 6mm CO2, singleshot bolt-action rifle. The 8g CO2 cartridge is located in the magazine which is also responsible for the power, and comes in two flavours – 350fps and 470fps (temperature dependant). There are several realistic markings on the rifle including the German Eagle symbols which help complete the overall look. A spare magazine is included in the package, and it’s a go