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Crosman Recruit .177 Caliber Air Rifle Model RCT525 and RCT525X

Crosman Recruit .177 Caliber Variable Pump Air Rifle Model RCT525 | RCT525X

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 $69.99 
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 $79.99 
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The Crosman Recruit is a .177 caliber variable pump air rifle that achieves a maximum velocity of up to 680 fps with .177 cal BBs and 640 fps with .177 cal lead air gun pellets with a maximum of 10 pumps. The Recruit features a smooth bore barrel, synthetic stock and forearm, and an adjustable butt plate for comfortable shooting for people 4' to 6' tall. The Recruit can be used for target shooting and pest control. The Model RCT525 is sold without optics, and the Model RCT525X is sold with the optional 4x15mm scope that easily mounts to the 11mm dovetail on the Crosman Recruit.

Get detailed specifications and information on the Crosman Recruit on this page. We have included discount purchase options for the Recruit Air Gun as well as discount accessories, BBs, pellets, ammunition, gear, and other items. There is also a quick link for the official Crosman RCT525 & RCT525X Owner's Manual.


Crosman Recruit .177 Caliber Air Rifle Specifications, Price, and Information

Air Gun Name Crosman Recruit .177 Caliber Variable Pump Air Rifle
Brand Crosman
Manufacturer Crosman Corporation
Model / Item Number RCT525 & RCT525X
MSRP $69.99 or $79.99
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Caliber .177 Caliber BB Repeater and Single Shot Pellet Gun with synthetic forearm, adjustable butt stock, and variable pump pnuematic power plant.
Weight 2.93 pounds
Length 39 inches
Barrel Smooth Bore
Stock Synthetic Stock and Forearm
Trigger Standard
Safety Cross Bolt Trigger Block
Action Bolt Action BB Repeater or Single Shot Pellet Rifle
Powered By Variable Pump Piston
Maximum Muzzle Velocity 680 fps with BB, 645 fps with pellet
Front Sight Fiber Optic
Rear Sight Adjustable Notch
Scope Included Optional – Crosman 4x15mm Scope
Shoot From Left and Right
Uses Target Shooting, Small Pest Control
Recommended Maintenance Use Crosman 0241 Pellgun Oil on the Crosman Recruit. Routine maintenance will be required every 250 shots. Follow the directions in section 9 of the Owner's Manual (see below).


.177 Caliber BBs, Pellets and Ammunition for the Crosman Recruit

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Crosman Copperhead BBs
Crosman Copperhead .177 Caliber BBs are a steel BB air gun ammuntion with a copper coating. These high quality BBs weigh 5.2 grains. Copperhead bbs are great for casual plinking and target shooting. This is a bottle of 6000 BBs. MSRP:  $15.49 
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Crosman 0401 Pellet Clips
The Crosman Model 0401 Firepow'r Kit includes 4 clips that hold up to 5 .177 caliber pellets. These pellet clips help to load pellets into the Crosman Pumpmaster 760, Crosman Recruit, Crosman 66, and Crosman 7771 air rifles. Without these clips, each pellet has to be loaded individually by hand. MSRP: $5.59
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Discovery Pellets
The Benjamin Discovery .177 Caliber Pellets Hollowpoint pellets model BHP77 are a 10.5 grain pellet made specifically for the Benjamin Discovery .177 Caliber Air Rifle. This is a tin of 500 lead air gun pellets. MSRP: $10.59
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Crosman Field Hunting Pellets .177 Cal Pellets
The Crosman .177 Caliber Pointed Pellet Model P1250 is an all-around lead pellet that weighs 7.4 grains. The Super Point design is a great choice for plinking, pest control, and small game hunting. This box of 1250 pellets is a great value. MSRP: $13.59
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Crosman Premier Domed Model 177DB .177 Cal Pellets
Crosman Premier Domed .177 Caliber pellets model 177DB are a great choice for any Crosman Pellet Rifle. They are a standard weight pellet at 7.9 gains. These high grade lead pellets can be used for field target shooting as well as pest control and small game hunting. This is a box of 1250 lead air gun pellets. MSRP: $24.59
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Crosman Premier Super Match Pellets
The Crosman Premier Super Match Model LM77 Pellets a.k.a. WadCutters are used for paper targets. The flat head of the pellet punches a clean, visible hole through the paper target. These .177 Caliber lead pellets have a consistent standard weight of 7.9 grains. This is a tin of 500 lead air gun pellets. MSRP: $10.59
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Accessories and Gear for the Crosman Recruit

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Maintenance Accessories for the Crosman Recruit

Crosman Pellgun Oil
Crosman Model 0241 Pellgunoil recommended for use on Crosman and Benjamin Brand Variable Pump Air Guns and CO2 Air Guns. MSRP: $3.29
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RWS .177 Cal Shooter's Kit
The .177 Caliber RWS Shooter's Kit has everything you need to keep your .177 Caliber Air Rifle Rifle in working order plus some great air gun ammuntion. Included in the kit: 3-Piece Cleaning Rod, .177 caliber JAG, .177 caliber Brush, 1/2 oz. RWS Chamber Lube, 1 oz. RWS Spring Cylinder Oil, 10 each 4x4 targets, 250 count tin RWS Meisterkugeln Pellets, 250 count tin RWS Superdome, Pellets, 25 each .177 caliber cleaning pellets. MSRP: $49.38
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Targets and Shooting Accessories for the Crosman Recruit

Clamp On Bipod
The UTG Dragon Clamp On Bipod model TL-BP08ST can be easily attached to any air gun with a barrel width from 11mm to 19mm. This is a relatively straight forward bipod accessory that features aluminum construction and can be adjusted for heights from 9" to 11". MSRP: $25.95
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Squirrel Field Target
The Gamo Squirrel Target is a great for practicing your sportsmanship. There are additional kill zone reducers that will allow you to really zero in with any air gun. Set this target up in the yard with the supplied steaks. Scoring a bullseye knocks the target down, but the Squirrel target comes with string to easily reset it for your next bullseye shot. (Tip: Use Round Nosed/Domed Field Target Pellets) MSRP: $39.95
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Gamo Cone Pellet Trap
The Gamo Cone Pellet Trap is a small trap recommended for target guns. This trap should only be used with lead air gun pellets. The trap holds Gamo Paper Targets and comes with a pack of 100 targets to get you started. (Use Flat Nosed – Match Pellets for Clean Holes in the Paper Targets). MSRP: $19.95
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Allen Company Spinner Target
This Allen Company Spinner Target SKU 1526 provides 3 small metail targets. The two outside targets offer bullseye areas which are are 2.5" in diameter, and the interior target offers a 1.5" diameter bullseye. MSRP: $14.00
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Safety Accessories for the Crosman Recruit

Radians – Remington Shooting Glasses
These Remington Shooting Glasses feature rubber nosepiece and rubber temple pads for comfort and stability. This set includes 5 easily interchangeable lenses for different light situations and comes complete with neck cord, neoprene carrying case, and microfiber cleaning cloth. MSRP: $22.99
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Plano Molded Gun Case
This Plano Brand Model 10489 SE Series hard sided rifle case is 52.5 inches long, 11.32 inches tall, and 3.25 inches wide. This case is designed to protect/carry a rifle or shotgun with a high mounted scope. The case comes standard with an interior foam liner and pad lock tabs to secure the air gun with a lock of the shooter's choice. MSRP: $33.99
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Similar Air Guns – Air Rifles Like the Crosman Recruit

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Crosman Pumpmaster 760
The Crosman Pumpmaster 760 is a small, affordable variable pump air rifle. The 760 was originally introduced by the Crosman Corporation in 1963. Over the years, Crosman has made small adjustments and improvements to this classic air guns, and it is still one of the best around for its category. The Pumpmaster 760 achieves a maximum velocity of up to 630 fps with .177 caliber BBs or 600 fps with .177 cal pellets. It features a smooth bore barrel, fiber optic front sight, adjustable rear sight, and a cross bolt trigger block. The 760 is recommended for target shooting and casual plinking.

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Daisy Powerline 35
The Daisy Powerline 35 is a .177 Caliber Variable Pump Air Rifle that achieves a maximum velocity of up to 625 fps with BBs and 605 fps with lead air gun pellets. The Powerline 35 features a synthetic stock and forearm and a smooth bore barrel. The Powerline 35 is used for target shooting and plinking.

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MSRP:  $44.99 
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Benjamin 397
The Benjamin 397 is a classy high powered variable pump air rifle that achieves a maximum velocity of up to 800 fps with .177 Caliber Pellets. The 397 features a hardwood stock and forearm, a rifled brass barrel, fixed front sight, and adjustable rear sight. This single shot, bolt action air rifle can be used for target shooting, pest control, and small game hunting.

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MSRP:  $179.99 
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Crosman Classic 2100
The Crosman Classic 2100 is the "Big" version of the affordable variable pump air rifle by Crosman. The 2100 achieves a maximum velocity of up to 755 fps with .177 cal BBs or 725 fps with .177 cal pellets. The 2100 features a rifled steel barrel, fiber optic front sights, adjustable rear sights, and an all-weather synthetic stock and forearm. The model 2100x can be purchased with an option Crosman 0410 target finder scope. This rifle can be used for target shooting and pest control.

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Crosman M4-177
The Crosman M4-177 .177 Caliber Air Rifle is a variable pump air gun that shoots bbs and pellets. The M4-177 has the classic look of an assault rifle. This air gun can be used for target shooting and pest control.

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MSRP:  $94.99 
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Crosman Model RCT525 & RCT525X Owner's Manual

Crosman Recruit .177 Caliber Air Rifle Owner's Manual

Reading the owner's manual for your air gun is an important and necessary step to ensuring your safety and getting the most out of your air gun. Please read the owner's manual for the air gun operating operating the air gun. The owner's manual reviews information on the maintenance of the air rifle, performance standards, and recommended products.


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