Crosman Nitro Venom Break Barrel Air Rifle

The Crosman Nitro Venom Break Barrel Air Rifle is yet another consumer-friendly air rifle that provides a significant amount of hunting power for both avid sport hunters and hobbyists.

This rifle, in fact, is aimed at the serious and hobbyist hunter, thanks to the Nitro Piston technology used to construct the rifle. The construction of the Crosman Nitro Venom Break Barrel Air Rifle is built to exemplify the ‘power, stability and stealth of the current Nitro Piston technology’ by Crosman.

This hunting rifle is currently available at many online retailers who carry many air rifle brands, most notably Most, if not all, retailers carry this rifle at prices averaging around $150. This rifle may be available at a discount or have accompanying coupon codes and/or promotional offers.


As mentioned, the Crosman Nitro Venom Break Barrel Air Rifle is considered a hunter’s rifle. It’s best used for people who prefer hunting with air rifles, as it can easily hit small game from significantly far distances.

The rifle also functions well in various weather conditions, notably cold weather, where it’s known to function ‘perfectly.’ It’s also a quieter air rifle than other comparable break-barrel air rifles. People who are left handed or right handed can easily adjust to using this rifle, even if they can shoot with both hands.

The Crosman Nitro Venom Break Barrel Air Rifle is known to be best used in applications involving pest elimination, plinking and spinners.


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The Crosman Nitro Venom Break Barrel Air Rifle is a .177 air rifle that’s known to deliver a good amount of ‘hunting power’ with muzzle energy up to 18 feet per second. It shoots pellets at a rate between 1,000 to 1,115 feet per second.

The composition of the rifle features a precision rifled barrel with a fluted muzzle break, in addition to a sculpted rubber recoil pad for extra user comfort. The rifle is also equipped with a CenterPoint 3-9×32 mm precision scope; that scope also includes a quick-lock mounting system that allows users to quickly and easily mount the optic peripherals.

The included synthetic stock is ambidextrous that, as mentioned, allow left handed and right handed people to easily adjust to using it. The stock itself has a raised cheek piece and a modified beaver-tail forearm that’s designed to promote the shooting position known as the Artillery Hold.

The forearm’s wider surface area is designed to allow users to rest the palm of their hand upon it, helping greatly improve their accuracy as they use the rifle.

The Crosman Nitro Venom Break Barrel Air Rifle is also 70 percent less noisy than other spring-powered air rifles, in addition to producing much less recoil in between shots.


Consumer Impressions

According to most consumer impressions, the Crosman Nitro Venom Break Barrel Air Rifle is a ‘very powerful and sturdy’ hunting air rifle.

The gun is actually considered to have a ‘nice weight and balance,’ which at 18 pounds, puts it as one of the heavier air rifles on the market. Due to this, the Crosman Nitro Venom Break Barrel Air Rifle may be more suited for adults who can handle lifting heavier objects.

Parts like its cocking lever work well; they provide users with very little recoil and operate ‘much quieter than other air rifles on the market.’

The performance of the rifle is relatively good for most hunters; some consumers, however, imply that this rifle may be more suited for hobbyists, as its included parts may not be high quality enough for more seasoned hunters to use.

The included scope and trigger, as an example, are commonly recommended by consumers to upgrade before using in any serious application like sport hunting. In addition, some consumers had to clean the rifle after receiving it, indicating that it may need a little maintenance and cleaning before use.


Our Verdict

The Crosman Nitro Venom Break Barrel Air Rifle, despite the issues, is a great powerful air rifle suited for people who are getting into the hobby of sport hunting. At its inexpensive price, it’s perhaps one of the better rifles you can get for its sheer power.

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