Pump it 6-7 times and it's ready to shoot. My poor maple tree target is full of BB's. Look at my new plywood target. I got 1 BB to stick into this harder wood. These are from 60 ft.Shooting velocity is very strong. I was hitting a target at 60 ft. My item # 0000/009/002 1LSTD old au# 000 0-00-00. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Outdoor Sports\Air Guns & Slingshots\Air Rifles". The seller is "stuff4sale1624" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.