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    Posted: 02 Jul 2017 at 8:20pm
Hey guys.

I have the opportunity of buying a very good to excellent example of a vintage Gecado/Diana Mod 60.

As many would know, this is an early recoilless break barrel target rifle that uses the "Giss" mechanism to cancel spring surge and recoil.

Being the old school airgun nut that I am, I'm on the verge of grabbing this one! Just wondering if anyone has experience with the model, or any Original/Gecado/Diana guns that use the Giss system of a second opposing piston to cancel recoil?

Tips, problems, or anything to look out for on a second hand gun?
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Havnt seen one these,does do they have whole barrel string tube etc recoil like the dianas?
 Had recoiless Diana mod 54 or somthing that the complete gun recoiled in stock,awsume rifle,but very
 heavy,is this one simialler?sounds like interesting rifle i would grab it if was you,you may never come
 accross nather one as wouldve been expenisve so prob very few in country.
 Cheers Mike
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