If you are in the market for an air rifle, chances are you have heard of the Gamo line. Gamo manufacturers some of the highest quality air rifles, that are not only powerful, but also friendly on your wallet.
The Gamo line features a wide range of choices, which we have highlighted a few below, with a little time and effort you can find a powerful air rifle for your needs that fits in with your budget.
Gamo Silent Cat
For those of you who are looking for a reliable and accurate air rifle that you can use for any of your outdoor hunting trips, the Gamo Silent Cat is the perfect choice for you, plus it provides you with an amazing value for your investment.
The Silent Cat gets its name from the fact that it can reach speeds of up to 100 feet per second without making much nose at all.
The noise is drastically reduced in the Silent Cat thanks to the fluted polymer jacketed rifled steel of the barrel and the spring piston mechanism.
If you plan on using it outdoors for hunting you are going to love how safe this air rifle is. The Silent Cat comes with a two stage trigger mechanism, as well as an automatic cocking safety system.
The two stage trigger allows for you to modify the second stage resistance to give you a better feel for the second stage.
To aid in accuracy the Silent Cat comes with a 4 x 32 scope and a 1 piece mount, as well as fiber optic sights for the front and rear.
Gamo Silent Stalker Whisper IGT
If you are looking for a quiet, yet deadly accurate air rifle than the Gamo Silent Stalker Whisper IGT is the ideal choice for you. Not only is it fun to shot for target practice, it is also an excellent choice for backyard pest control.
The IGT in the name of the air rifle stands for Inert Gas technology, which is the new propulsion system used in Gamo Break Barrel rifles for adults. The technology is a lot better than the old system, which was based on using a spring.
The Silent Stalker Whisper IGT is ideal for shooters, as it can be used for just about any kind of shooting.
With the Silent Stalker you can expect to see speeds of around 1300 feet per second, but that is only if you are using PBA Platinum pellets, other pellets will not travel as fast.
The two stage trigger mechanism makes it easier to shoot, plus the manual safety prevents the air rifle from accidentally being fired.
To reduce the noise of the air rifle, Gamo uses integrated ND52 technology. To help absorb recoil the butt plate is fitted with Shock Wave Absorber pads.
The .177 caliber Gamo Hornet offers shooters both safety and low cost. The air rifle itself can shoot any kind of pellet, as long as they are the right caliber.
Being able to switch up the pellets only adds to the outdoor target shooting experience. It’s always fun to experiment with how fast and far different pellets can go.
If you are shooting PBA Raptor pellets you can reach speeds of up to 1200 feet per second, while ordinary lead pellets can reach speeds up to 1000 feet per second.
The air rifle is designed for ambidextrous shooting with its twin cheek pads. And no matter what angle you prefer to shoot at the non-slip textured design on the forearm and grip help you keep the rifle steady.
To help hit your target on each shot the air rifles comes with a 4 x 32 scope that makes use of the available light to help you shoot more accurately.
Gamo Whisper Fusion
The .177 caliber Gamo Whisper Fusion is the ideal choice for those of you looking for an air rifle that can do it all; from hunting to outdoor target practice the Whisper Fusion has you covered.
The Whisper Fusion features the Inert Gas Piston Technology, which is often only found in your more expensive adult air rifles.
This technology is so much better than the spring technology used in your cheaper air rifles, except for the Gamo line.
The air rifle gets its name from the fact that it is one of the quietest air rifles in the industry. To keep it as quiet as it is, Gamo uses a Double Integrated Noise Dampening Technology.
The combination of the noise reduction system and the super powerful gas piston the Whisper Fusion is a solid choice for varmint control. The fitted 3-9 x 40 scope ensures you hit your target.
The air rifle also features Shockwave Absorber Recoils pads and adjustable molded cheek piece that can be used by right or left handed shooters alike.
Gamo Big Cat 1250
If you are looking for an amazing air rifle that will work great for pest control, the Gamo Big Cat 1250 is an excellent choice.
In fact, when it comes to pest control using an air rifle makes since, especially the Big Cat 1250, because air rifles have an overall lower cost, plus they are quite effective at what they do, if you use the right one for the job.
The .177 caliber Gamo Big Cat 1250 has enough power to take out a small to mid size rodent with a single shot.
You can expect speeds of up to 1250 feet per second when using PBA pellets, while regular lead pellets can reach speeds of up to 1000 feet per second.
And to help ensure you hit your target the air rifle comes with a 4 x 32 scope plus rings, as well as a two stage trigger system. To help absorb the recoil the butt plate of the air rifle is covered with a ventilated rubber pad.
To help provide comfort for all shooters the Big Cat features twin cheek pads, as well as a non-slip texture design on the forearm and grip.
The air rifles that we have included in this post are only a few of the air rifles manufactured by Gamo. While we consider them to be the best, they might not be the best choice for you.
What air rifle you end up with will depend on what you plan to use the air rifle for, as well as how experienced you are with shooting.