GEJLUK AIR RIFLE
Gejluk air rifle is an air rifle that use knock open valve hammer system. It use knocking / tapping system to open valve air transfer, then the result of pressure transfer is used to throw the bullet. Gejluk is a javaneese term which means to shake. This term refers to the way of filling the air by shaking the rifle. This rifle is more powerful and stronger than another air rifles. So you can fire some shot until the pressure in reservoir tube soften. Gejluk air rifle very suitable for hunting and protecting plants in the forest. Is strong power can maim boars / wild pigs and another big animals or preys.
The development in models from generation to generation, gejluk air rifle use various models of rifle butts, such as classic model, magnum rifle model and another modern rifle. This innovation makes people interested to gejluk air rifle. In Indonesia gejluk air rifle has been distributed in very large areas. Beside for hunting, palm or rubber farmers who have a wide palm or rubber plantation use this air rifle to protect their plants from animals.
Gejluk air rifle made of brass and bonded with soldering process. The productionis done with a precision, so there would not any leakage in air reservoir tube. This air rifle is more expensive than sharp air rifle because it have different components and more complicated ( production / usage ). The difference of price between gejluk air rifle and sharp air rifle is not too far. It would notifluence the desirefor having it, because the power and accuracy is better than sharp air rifle.
Gejluk air rifle butt usually made of mahogany wood because mahogany wood is not too heavy. The rifle gejluk machine has a heavy weigh so mahogany is suitable for it and will not be burded for hunters. But some of butt gejluk rifle made of sono wood ( Java palisander or Indian Rosewood ) because it has better texture than mahogany.
There are a lot of air rifle gejluk craftsmen in Indonesia particularly in East Java. There are some cities in East Java that become gejluk air rifle production center. For instance Pare, Kediri, Blitar and Malang. Pare is a city that have a large number of air rifle craftsmen. Hundreds of craftsmen from Pare drowning Indonesia with any kinds of air rifle products such as sharp air rifle, benjamin an gejluk. Air craftsmen becomes one of Pare’s people bread and butter.