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" …Only out to a certain distance till the heavier projectile slows down before the lighter one. Once that happens, I don't know? But then again, out of the same air  gun, wouldn't a lighter projectile always move faster?"

If I'm not mistaken, at a certain distance, the heavier pellet would overtake the lighter pellet in both speed and range/distance (also carrying greater energy down range), due its ability to overcome the wind resistance better than the lighter pellet.

This is a very interesting question that I dont have the answer to. Looking forward to reading replies of those who know more.