When people decide to buy airsoft guns, most of the times they get confused especially when the buyer is a beginner who has recently set foot in the world of airsoft. The questions swirling in the minds of those beginners are most commonly of the type that what kind of airsoft gun should I buy? Will it help me play decently in the field? What is it is too advanced for me? What sort of FPS is considered good? What features should I look for in an airsoft gun at my level? And how much money should I spend on buying my first replica gun? These questions really mess up with the brains of beginner buyers and confuse them to the point that they either end up buying the wrong gun for themselves or they simply don’t buy anything at all and just keep on stalling their purchase not sure whether they should buy it or not.
When it comes to buying airsoft guns, you must be familiar with the basic types of airsoft guns and their features as well. You must be familiar with the features which make a good airsoft gun and most importantly you should be clear on the point that what do you actually need at this level. To help beginners with that, we have compiled a list of some most efficient airsoft guns which work quite well for beginner players. Let us have a look at them.
Airsoft Guns for Beginners
The following are some stunning airsoft guns that work quite well for beginners and can be bought at very cheap rates as well.
1- M1911 Replica Demolition Airsoft Spring Pistol Metal
The M1911 demolition airsoft pistol is powered by a spring mechanism It features a full metal and ABS construction which provides durability to it. It also has a very good shooting velocity and shoots projectiles at a velocity of 300 FPS. The magazine capacity of these airsoft guns is 13 rounds and it makes use of 6MM BBs as projectiles. The total length of this gun is nine inches and it also has a sliding catch and feels quite heavy in hand due to its metal construction. The hop-up feature of this gun increases the range of the projectiles shooting from it, thus making the gun more accurate and precise. This gun also features fake grips made up of wood and a fully functional working hammer for cocking the gun.
- 1:1 Scale
- Life Like design
- Velocity: Over 300 FPS
- Capacity: 18
- Heavy Duty ABS and Metal Construction
- Hop Up Pistol
- Working Safety
- Working Cocking Hammer
- Slide Catch
- Heavy In The Hand
- G13 Pistol (Black/Wood Grips)
- Retail Boxing
2- Spring G10 Rapid Fire 6mm Pistol FPS 230 Airsoft Gun
The G10 Rapid Fire pistol is a spring powered gun and is small in size which makes it compact and easy to carry as well. Some of its parts are made up of plastic and some of them are made up of metal. The FPS (Feet per second) of these airsoft guns is 230 which is quite decent and it has a magazine capacity of about ten rounds. The overall length of this airsoft gun is six point five inches and it makes use of 0.12g BBs. Moreover, it also comes with a sample bag of about 25 BBs to help you get started with the gun. So, those of you who prefer light in weight, compact and easy to carry gun, this one is for you.
- Spring Powered
- Metal And Plastic Construction
- Small Compact Size
- FPS 230
- Spring G10 Rapid Fire 6mm Pistol Airsoft Gun
- 25 Practice BBs
- FPS: 230 (With .12g BBs)
- Magazine Capacity: 10 RDs
- Size: 6.5 Inches
3- Sig Sauer Licensed P226 Spring Powered Airsoft Pistol Black/Pink FPS-328
The Sig Sauer P226 Airsoft Pistol is also a spring powered pistol which means that you will have to cock it each time you will want to shoot with it. It also means that it does not require any maintenance as well. It comes in a beautiful combination of baby pink and black which makes it so cool in the hands of female airsofters especially. The overall length of this pistol is seven point seven five inches and it also has a safety switch which takes care of accidental shootings. The shooting velocity of this pistol is also quite impressive as it shoots at a velocity of 330 FPS by making use of 0.12g BBs. The magazine capacity of these airsoft guns is 12 rounds and the range of projectiles is approximately 150 ft. It also has some advanced features like hop-up but not that complex that you won’t be able to handle it at beginner’s level. The frame and slide of this gun, both are made of ABS plastic providing durability to it. The BAX shooting system further increases its accuracy and the additional magazine that comes with this airsoft gun minimizes the time of reloading, helping you shoot fast. The inner barrel of this pistol is made up fully of metal providing reliability and strength to the gun. This pistol also comes with a sample pack of BBs. Its a fully licensed Sig Sauer pistol and is available in stores worldwide at a very reasonable rate.
- Fully Licensed Sig Sauer Trademarks
- High Impact Polymer Construction
- Easy slide pump for fast loading
- Sig Sauer Licensed P226 Pink FPS-328 Spring Airsoft Pistol
- 2 x P226 Spring 12 Round Magazine
- Sample BBs
- Overall Length: 7.75"
- Color: Pink / Black (Two-Tone)
- Operation: Spring Action
- Fire Selection: Safe - Fire
- Velocity (Approx.): 330 FPS w/ .12g
- Magazine Compatibility: Unique / Gun Specific
- Magazine Capacity: 12 Rounds
- Range (Approx.): 150 +/- Feet
- Ammo: .12g / .20g Seamless
- Hop-up: Yes
- Manufacturer: Cybergun
- Scale: 1:1 Full-Size Replica
- Frame Material: ABS Type Polymer
- Slide Material: ABS Type Polymer
- BAX Shooting System
- Extra Magazine Included
- Realistic Design
- Officially Licensed with Sig Sauer Trademarks
The above-mentioned airsoft guns are one of the best ones that any beginner can have. They look realistic and are not simply toys. Beginners should try starting with spring powered airsoft guns as they are easier to use and require almost no maintenance at all. This is why I recommended all spring powered airsoft guns in this article. Also, being a beginner, who has just stepped into the world of airsoft, you must not spend too much on your first gun as you will take time to learn the art of shooting. So, there is a good amount of chance that you really mess up your first gun because of lack of knowledge and expertise, so spend less at first. So, which one of the above-mentioned three airsoft guns, would you like to have as your first airsoft gun?