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Old 03-24-2019, 07:43 PM
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I just did a search on a Webley Nemesis and found no posts about one. I bought one about 1994 or so. I love this gun ! I used to have some steel sheet metal targets about 3x6 inches all around my yard and shot them frequently. I got to where I could hit them regularly at about 40 yards with this gun.
I'm a little surprised I can't find one mentioned at all. Was this a short run gun for some reason ? Do I just have a fluke ?
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Old 03-26-2019, 03:33 PM
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Looks like I answered my own question

I did some snooping around and apparently, the Webley Nemesis is now the Beeman P17. It has a few small changes from mine but pretty much is the same as I have. I think I paid about $150 for mine some 25 years ago and now , this version is selling for around $29 bucks ! I see some great reviews for it. I think I'll order one not because I need it but ,because I want to need it.
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A little more info

The P17 is made in china. The Weihrauch Hw 40 and the Beeman p3 are the same but made in Germany Around $200.
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I have no idea how long this model was produced, but it was featured on the October/November/December 1995 cover of U.S. Airgun Magazine.

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Here's a photo of the pistol, itself:



It came in a blister pack with a blue and yellow card stock insert.
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Old 04-04-2019, 05:19 PM
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That's it ! A great gun. I was shooting mine just yesterday. Hitting a coffee container at about 150' some 6 out of 10 shots. And I'm quite rusty with it. I ordered a P17 just because it was so cheap . I keep y'all posted about the similarities when I get it.
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