Daisy Powerline 617X


Beretta 92FS (9 mm)

Daisy, Powerline Model 617X
Replica Of:
Beretta 92F
Made In:
177, lead pellet & BBs, 6-shot revolver
Air Source:
CO2, 12 g Powerlet
Recommended Pellet or BB:
Gamo Match
Weight (lb)/Length (in):
1.3, 8.4
Body Material/Finish/Grips:
plastic, black, plastic
Barrel Length (in)/Material/Rifled:
5.35, steel, yes
Trigger Action:
Trigger Pull (lbs)/Adjustable:
6.7 (DA), 5.3 (SA)
Sights (front/rear):
fixed, fixed
Velocity (fps):
425 (pellets), 485 (BBs)
Sound Level (dB): 100
Thickness of Pellet Holder (in): 0.270
Manufactured Dates:
2004 - present
95%, yes, yes (backer card)
Serial Number:
Comments: This 177 caliber airgun was introduced in 2004 as a replacement for the 22 caliber Daisy Powerline 622X. This all plastic economy airgun handles well and has an excellent single/double-action trigger. The rotary magazine is designed to handle both lead pellets and steel BBs. The major drawback is the lack of an adjustable rear sight.

Performance: Measurements were made on 8/03/06 at a temperature of 86 F and 14' elevation. A ten shot string was fired from a bench rest at 15' using Gamo Match pellets (7.7 gr). The highest velocity measured was 444 fps, the lowest was 426 fps (average of the 10-shot string was 438 fps). A six shot string fired with open sights grouped at 0.87". Click the thumbnail below to see a larger image. Click here for a description of the measurement methods.


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Loading Pellets: This gun will shoot both .177 lead pellets and steel BBs. The magazine has an internal magnet to hold BBs in the chambers. A magazine must be in the breech before firing the gun with a CO2 charge. Otherwise, the barrel will flip up and may damage the barrel latch. Notice that, like on the Model 500, the rear side of the barrel is still labeled "OPEN", even though there is now a spring-loaded latch for releasing the barrel.

Loading CO2:




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