What? A Pyramyd Air Poker Game? Yip, it’s true and the Desperadoes had great fun playing it, as Sundance Harry describes…
With very few exceptions, every one of us started shooting with a Daisy. We look back wistfully to the days when we performed incredible feats of marksmanship with our lever action carbine or pump action Model 25. Our wizardry with an air rifle would challenge the exhibition shooting performances of legendary sharpshooter Annie Oakley.
Time has a way of embellishing our recollection of the Good Old Days!
So what ever happened to that Daisy ? Probably stuck away in storage in the attic, garage or basement. Or maybe behind some old coats in the back of a closet. You haven’t plinked a tin can with it in years.
Well I have a surprise for you. Pyramyd Air has an airgun Poker game which will inspire you and your shooting buddies to locate Old Blue and pick up a container of BBs. Maybe even dust off that old cowboy hat for the occasion.
The Pyramyd Air Poker Game was designed primarily for pellet guns, but I’ve revised the rules to make it perfect for the BB shooter.
I contacted Marshall Kenny Hittum and Iron Burner and they agreed to join me, Sundance Harry, in an afternoon of Six-Gun Poker. For Cowboy guns, we decided to use my Daisy Red Ryder, Daisy Model 25, and recently acquired Umarex Colt Peacemaker.
The Pyramyd Air Poker Game has three samples each of 5 target configurations and rules to accommodate endless game variations. But the Desperadoes had their hearts set on a Cowboy Poker game which focused on Cowboy Guns, Poker Chips, an element of unpredictability. Together with the steely eyed cunning of Doc Holiday!
Winning strategies rely on a degree of subterfuge. The Desperadoes hold to the adage: “Old Age and …read more