Models & Specifications

The Crosman Discover rifle comes in two different moidels. The Discovery is a .177 cal version with a maximum velocity of 1000 fps. The Discovery 22 is the same rifle chambered in .22 cal with a maximum velocity of 900 fps.

  Discovery   Discovery 22
Power Source: Dual Fuel   Dual Fuel
Caliber: .177 pellets   .22 pellets
Max Velocity: Up to 1000 fps   Up to 900 fps
Capacity: Single shot   Single shot
Length: 39 in. (99 cm)   39 in. (99 cm)
Weight: 5 lbs. 2 oz. (5.27 kg)   5 lbs. 2 oz. (5.27 kg)
Material: Hardwood   Hardwood
Barrel Material: Rifled steel   Rifled steel
Front Sight: Fiber optic   Fiber optic
Rear Sight: Fully adjustable   Fully adjustable
Mechanism: Bolt action   Bolt action
Safety: Cross bolt   Cross bolt
* Air Cilinder Size 135 cc   135 cc
Fill Pressure 2000 psi   2000 psi
       
Retail price with hand pump $399   $399
Retail price gun only $245   $245

So how do you choose upon a caliber? The choice is up to you. The pros of the 177 would be a slightly flatter trajectory, where the .22 caliber Discovery would deliver more downrange energy and w wider wound channel (if you are a hunter)