The m9 vertec from airsoft megastore is a great first weapon. It's blowback its highly reliable and its very easy to operate. Just put your green gas/propane and bbs in the mag and your ready to rock! And it's only 65 dollars!!! Also here's the link http://airsoftmegastore.com/1622-GGB-0304BLACK-350-FPS-KJW-Semi-Automatic-M9-Vertec-Beretta-Gas-Blowback-Pistol-w-Railed-Frame-NEW-ENHANCED-MODEL.aspx.