Thursday, May 19, 2011

Double Eagle M82 Airsoft Rifle Review


The Double Eagle M82 is the full-scale replica of SIG 552 Commando carbine rifle compatible with 6mm BBs. It’s an electric airsoft gun (AEG), shoots at approximately 240 FPS with semi or full auto feature, and has a mag capacity of 40 BBs. Looks, feels, weighs, and functions just like a real 552 Commando rifle. Other features include a bullet loader, a foldable stock, an adjustable electric scope, a rechargeable battery and charger, and protective eye-wear.
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Double Eagle M82 Quick Specs:

  • Type: Electric (AEG)
  • Velocity: 240 FPS
  • Mag Capacity: 40bbs
  • Made of: ABS (plastic)
  • Price: $40 – $70

A little info on the SIG 552 commando rifle

The Original SIG SG 552 - Double Eagle M82 was made after this real rifle
SIG seems to have a little winner with their 552 Commando(the rifle’s full numeric designation is actually 552-2P). Just like all the other mini-assault rifles out there, the SIG 552 is designed for use in tight spots by special operators and air crew members.
What separates the SIG 552 from the rest of the competition is the engineered elegance of this little piece of lethal equipment. A number of very knowledgeable people in the small arms field have commented that the SIG 550 series rifles (all in 5.56mm) are probably the most beautifully engineered examples in their class. Swiss workmanship at its finest, and all that.

Back to the Double Eagle M82 Airsoft Rifle

Double Eagle M82 Airsoft Rifle
Double Eagle M82 Pack
On the Double Eagle M82 airsoft rifle everything is adjustable, and it is simple to use, but at the same time it can be complex.
You get:
- The Double Eagle M82 gun (actually durable and shoots straight, never had problems so far)
- A magazine that can hold around 40 BBs
- Mock silencer – shoots BBs upwards or to the right, better without it)
- Red Cross Sight with battery – great, you can adjust it precisely, but it is cheap so the dot keeps shaking
- Laser
- Flashlight
- Handle
- Safety goggles
- Sling – small and tight, only for travel use, not firefight
- Cleaning Rod
- A bag of 6mm BBs
- Rechargeable battery with battery charger included
- User’s manual

Why get the Double Eagle M82?

- Because this gun is extremely durable, and you can’t beat this one for the price.
- Has good accuracy and great velocity (around 260 FPS)
- It looks and feel real, it’s a great replica of the SIG 552 Commander
- Comes super accessorized

24 comments:

  1. The orange end on it kind of stands out a little too much.

    Good post though :)

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  2. The orange makes the weapon looks like the weapons of District-9.

    Nice post.

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  3. Price is not bad for this one.

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  4. Enzo I was going to say the same thing. I do like the tactical light being on the side though.

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  5. Never really got into airsoft. Was more into paintball.

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  6. Loved airsoft haha 240 fps coh thats good especialy for an electric one they tend to be weaker cos of auto coc etc...

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  7. Me and my friends were looking for this kind of info, thank you for sharing, i'll keep coming! Following now, and personally I love the M82 ;)

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  8. is there one that looks like the AK-47? :3

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  9. Gunna go with the double eagle on this one

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  10. I might consider getting one :O

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  11. I just go the double eagle 2 months ago, its pretty sturdy and can shoot far and fast, but the battery life is kinda short

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  12. Great blog! Keep the posts coming, i enjoy reading them!

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  13. I thought all airsoft guns had to be sold with the orange tip?

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  14. freddy, they do have to but in some cases they will send you a black flash hider silencer or compensator as well

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  15. Whoa. Do you own any of these?

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  16. They look pretty bad ass
    Good post

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  17. That is strange... I thought it had to be with an orange part right on it's tip. Looks good to me.

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  18. When i get my pay check, Im going to buy this :D

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