Thread: FPS
View Single Post
Old September 1st, 2011, 16:53   #23
MultipleParadox's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: St-Hubert, Qc
I think the "old addage" saying 500fps = firearms comes from (and is true for) the pellets guns.

Considering most common .177 lead pellets are 7.8grains and above; 7.8 grains at 500fps = ~5.8 joules
Originally Posted by Brian McIlmoyle View Post
Real life comparison,

GBBR- bang bang -- Giggle

AEG-- merrrzip merrzip -- meh
MultipleParadox is offline   Reply With Quote