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Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion November 1st, 2019, 22:29
Replies: 8
Views: 1,624
Posted By ThunderCactus
I was carrying an 8.6kg G&P249 while I was...

I was carrying an 8.6kg G&P249 while I was 130lbs. The only thing stopping people is their feeble willpower and crippling back pain.
This will die just like the STAR 249 for the same reason; you...
Forum: Accessories Discussion August 24th, 2019, 18:25
Replies: 2
Views: 1,512
Posted By ThunderCactus
When people say it's too high of C rating, what...

When people say it's too high of C rating, what those mouthbreathers fail to understand is that the C rating is not a measure of how much amperage is going into your gun.
The C rating is the size of...
Forum: Movies/Video Games/Sci-fi August 8th, 2019, 21:50
Replies: 26
Views: 37,872
Posted By ThunderCactus
this thread is a zombie

this thread is a zombie
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications August 4th, 2019, 12:26
Replies: 10
Views: 1,183
Posted By ThunderCactus
Does your local field make you chrono on .20s? Or...

Does your local field make you chrono on .20s? Or the BBs you'll be using in game?
Forum: General August 4th, 2019, 12:23
Replies: 80
Views: 9,706
Posted By ThunderCactus
Little did they know, it's us same assholes in...

Little did they know, it's us same assholes in charge of the facebook page lol
Forum: Doctor's Corner August 4th, 2019, 12:22
Replies: 6
Views: 1,372
Posted By ThunderCactus
Honestly, if it's an Rhop/nozzle issue, just get...

Honestly, if it's an Rhop/nozzle issue, just get a stock barrel from someone with a G&G green rubber or something and try that out.
If your groupings improve, you know what the issue is for certain.
Forum: General July 13th, 2019, 15:50
Replies: 80
Views: 9,706
Posted By ThunderCactus
It's gonna be interesting to see this unfold...

It's gonna be interesting to see this unfold anyway.
So far, all they've got in defense is the terms of sale (which may very well mean fuck all at this point), and personal attacks against Zim for...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications July 13th, 2019, 15:41
Replies: 7
Views: 2,265
Posted By ThunderCactus
If the new chamber has the same design as the old...

If the new chamber has the same design as the old chamber, chances are it's going to do the exact same thing, for more money.
In terms of performance, unless you have a particularly bad stock hop...
Forum: General July 9th, 2019, 16:40
Replies: 80
Views: 9,706
Posted By ThunderCactus
If the old BBB staff is defending the new owners...

If the old BBB staff is defending the new owners based on the terms of sale, it's entirely possibly they could be a victim of this as well.

Were there any terms as to how long they were required...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications July 7th, 2019, 00:45
Replies: 4
Views: 1,013
Posted By ThunderCactus
cut one coil at a time

cut one coil at a time
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications July 5th, 2019, 22:38
Replies: 4
Views: 1,013
Posted By ThunderCactus
M130 is about 450 M150 is about 520 ...

M130 is about 450
M150 is about 520

Website fps varies greatly based on if they're going off manufacturer estimation or testing themselves.
And if they test themselves, it's dependent on that...
Forum: Gear Discussion July 5th, 2019, 21:21
Replies: 4
Views: 1,482
Posted By ThunderCactus
you don't really need anything for tools for...

you don't really need anything for tools for routine maintenance.
some silicone oil, an adapter for propane, but there's not much routine stuff to do.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 28th, 2019, 19:24
Replies: 25
Views: 3,391
Posted By ThunderCactus
The solution is pretty obvious. Let's just make...

The solution is pretty obvious.
Let's just make it illegal to commit a crime with an airsoft gun.
There ya go, problem solved.
I don't want royalties for the idea, I'm just trying to make the...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 28th, 2019, 19:20
Replies: 13
Views: 12,571
Posted By ThunderCactus
this post is 5 months old

this post is 5 months old
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 26th, 2019, 20:11
Replies: 15
Views: 1,491
Posted By ThunderCactus
The only thing you'd ever have to send him is...

The only thing you'd ever have to send him is your motor.
You really don't need to send the whole gun. I'm sure you must have PTW techs somewhere. They're really not that difficult to work on...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 25th, 2019, 21:33
Replies: 15
Views: 1,491
Posted By ThunderCactus
Never. We have PTW techs in this country. You...

Never. We have PTW techs in this country.
You can ship your hop chamber to me to do the hop mod
maintenance is RIDICULOUSLY easy to do on a ptw. Just clean the barrel and regrease the cylinder once...
Forum: Newbie Tank June 24th, 2019, 01:43
Replies: 2
Views: 1,712
Posted By ThunderCactus
usually comes with the rubber although if you...

usually comes with the rubber
although if you have a bolt action you shouldnt bother with anything less than a flat hop. And harder rubbers are for durability, not performance. You'll get better hop...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 22nd, 2019, 00:16
Replies: 14
Views: 3,004
Posted By ThunderCactus
They're the easiest to maintain, that's for sure.

They're the easiest to maintain, that's for sure.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications June 15th, 2019, 16:06
Replies: 1
Views: 2,393
Posted By ThunderCactus
tighter bores are designed entirely, solely, and...

tighter bores are designed entirely, solely, and very specifically for raising fps, but are almost always marketed as somehow magically increasing range and/or accuracy, because evidently the people...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 15th, 2019, 16:01
Replies: 2
Views: 1,613
Posted By ThunderCactus
use the JG, you're going to be upgrading...

use the JG, you're going to be upgrading everything that made it TM anyway.
The hop chambers are the same, you'll need to shim the arm or it gets a bias and you'll be forever shooting slightly to...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications June 10th, 2019, 02:39
Replies: 3
Views: 3,252
Posted By ThunderCactus
If you're running 11.1 LiPos, you're going to run...

If you're running 11.1 LiPos, you're going to run into failures on a mechanical trigger switch as well due to the arcing and burning.
If your problem was one of the LiPo's cells failing, then the...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 8th, 2019, 16:15
Replies: 15
Views: 2,885
Posted By ThunderCactus
Piece of crap snow wolf M24 (srsly would not...

Piece of crap snow wolf M24 (srsly would not recommend it to anyone, I'm a machinist and I have done so many mods to it; custom teflon cylinder guide bushings, retapping holes for larger bolts that...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 8th, 2019, 16:10
Replies: 3
Views: 2,511
Posted By ThunderCactus
The BB's trajectory between the effective range...

The BB's trajectory between the effective range and the maximum range is *random*, and therefore unpredictable.
Anyone can aim the gun a bit higher to make the BB go further, and it will go further....
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 6th, 2019, 23:32
Replies: 3
Views: 2,511
Posted By ThunderCactus
To be perfectly honest, if your maximum range is...

To be perfectly honest, if your maximum range is NOT equal to your effective range, it's because you're doing something wrong. The majority of the time, people are using BBs that are too light.

If...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 6th, 2019, 23:24
Replies: 15
Views: 2,885
Posted By ThunderCactus
There's a lot of disadvantages that are obvious. ...

There's a lot of disadvantages that are obvious.

But I've also held off waves of attackers with just one or two other AEG's while using a bolt action.
I can stop whole squads in their tracks...
Forum: Accessories Discussion May 29th, 2019, 21:32
Replies: 8
Views: 2,712
Posted By ThunderCactus
The Mframes and tombstones work really well with...

The Mframes and tombstones work really well with NV
Forum: Newbie Tank May 29th, 2019, 21:30
Replies: 12
Views: 2,096
Posted By ThunderCactus
to a certain extent, it really depends what...

to a certain extent, it really depends what fields you're playing on. In manitoba the fields were more jungle-like, the avg engagement distance with my VSR was about 50-75 feet. It's pretty rare to...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications May 29th, 2019, 21:22
Replies: 2
Views: 1,875
Posted By ThunderCactus
on the VSR's you'd need a trigger set or sears...

on the VSR's you'd need a trigger set or sears and a piston. The deepfire sears used to be to go-to for sears, but they seem to be pretty weak lately.
laylax zero trigger and PDI V trigger are the...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 16th, 2019, 00:19
Replies: 8
Views: 1,543
Posted By ThunderCactus
The action army hop chamber is actually vastly...

The action army hop chamber is actually vastly superior to the PDI chamber because the PDI chamber was designed over a decade ago for very light contact conventional hop rubbers at around 300fps....
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 9th, 2019, 00:21
Replies: 4
Views: 1,230
Posted By ThunderCactus
As far as airsoft motors go: The faster the motor...

As far as airsoft motors go: The faster the motor is, the more amperage it needs. If you're using a small stick battery, you're likely not getting enough amperage to the motor, which is causing the...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 6th, 2019, 20:34
Replies: 1
Views: 1,515
Posted By ThunderCactus
prometheus 6.03 or PDI 6.05 6.01 is pointless...

prometheus 6.03 or PDI 6.05
6.01 is pointless unless you're trying to squeeze 600fps out of your gun
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion April 6th, 2019, 20:33
Replies: 4
Views: 1,121
Posted By ThunderCactus
If the buffer tube bolts through the receiver...

If the buffer tube bolts through the receiver into the spring guide, then the majority of common buffer tubes will fit.
The old receivers with long protrusions are for full stocks, and some had to...
Forum: Accessories Discussion April 3rd, 2019, 02:05
Replies: 5
Views: 1,944
Posted By ThunderCactus
Yeah 7.2v is gonna be REAL slow on an airsoft...

Yeah 7.2v is gonna be REAL slow on an airsoft gun. 600rpm kind of slow.
It's going to be so slow, that a person with good enough reflexes is going to be able to dodge your shot before the BB has...
Forum: Accessories Discussion April 3rd, 2019, 02:04
Replies: 5
Views: 1,944
Posted By ThunderCactus
Yeah 7.2v is gonna be REAL slow on an airsoft...

Yeah 7.2v is gonna be REAL slow on an airsoft gun. 600rpm kind of slow.
It's going to be so slow, that a person with good enough reflexes is going to be able to dodge your shot before the BB has...
Forum: Doctor's Corner March 30th, 2019, 00:13
Replies: 4
Views: 1,440
Posted By ThunderCactus
no use in guessing at this point, it has to be...

no use in guessing at this point, it has to be taken apart regardless. Take it to a tech
Forum: Newbie Tank March 26th, 2019, 01:42
Replies: 10
Views: 1,432
Posted By ThunderCactus
Theres no regulation on bringing in BBs. But...

Theres no regulation on bringing in BBs.
But the shipping is expensive seeing as they're heavy.
Forum: Accessories Discussion March 11th, 2019, 22:50
Replies: 14
Views: 2,304
Posted By ThunderCactus
loctite is great for metal on metal, but it tends...

loctite is great for metal on metal, but it tends to break down a variety of plastics.
Forum: Accessories Discussion March 10th, 2019, 17:29
Replies: 14
Views: 2,304
Posted By ThunderCactus
If it's a plastic mount and you use loctite,...

If it's a plastic mount and you use loctite, you're only going to make a bigger hole.
Forum: Gear Discussion March 2nd, 2019, 00:29
Replies: 9
Views: 4,879
Posted By ThunderCactus
paintball armor? At any rate, it's gonna suck

paintball armor?
At any rate, it's gonna suck
Forum: Newbie Tank February 26th, 2019, 19:48
Replies: 4
Views: 1,711
Posted By ThunderCactus
motors just have 2 leads on them, there's no...

motors just have 2 leads on them, there's no reason you should have to rewire a mosfet to change a motor.
And if you're going to upgrade a motor, I recommend you buy a motor from a reputable company...
Forum: Doctor's Corner February 20th, 2019, 23:16
Replies: 1
Views: 4,088
Posted By ThunderCactus
check to see if the motor connectors are still on?

check to see if the motor connectors are still on?
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications February 8th, 2019, 02:04
Replies: 4
Views: 2,321
Posted By ThunderCactus
Lithium Polymer is a category of Lithium Ion...

Lithium Polymer is a category of Lithium Ion batteries.
More correctly: "Lithium-ion polymer"
LiPo's use polymer electrodes as opposed to liquid electrodes typically found in "Li-ion" labelled...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications February 2nd, 2019, 17:21
Replies: 3
Views: 2,717
Posted By ThunderCactus
use teflon jacket, you don't need flexibility...

use teflon jacket, you don't need flexibility until the battery lead
Forum: Doctor's Corner February 2nd, 2019, 00:47
Replies: 9
Views: 1,815
Posted By ThunderCactus
The only functional difference between a two...

The only functional difference between a two piece and single piece hop chamber is that the single piece hop chamber will not allow a plastic receiver to be split from the rear like a real steel...
Forum: Doctor's Corner February 2nd, 2019, 00:40
Replies: 10
Views: 4,869
Posted By ThunderCactus
Given it's from 2007, it's one of those JG...

Given it's from 2007, it's one of those JG Chinasoft AEGs from back when Chinasoft JUST hit the market in full force, and every guntech worth their salt told everyone not to buy them because they...
Forum: Doctor's Corner January 28th, 2019, 01:26
Replies: 9
Views: 1,815
Posted By ThunderCactus
Get a new hop chamber. Tokyo Marui used a 2...

Get a new hop chamber.
Tokyo Marui used a 2 piece hop chamber so the M4 and M16 receivers could be split at the rear, like the real rifle.
This, however, was a completely fucktarded idea...
Forum: Doctor's Corner January 28th, 2019, 01:18
Replies: 4
Views: 1,440
Posted By ThunderCactus
What battery are you using? Sounds like the...

What battery are you using? Sounds like the trigger contacts are arcing and sticking
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications January 16th, 2019, 21:57
Replies: 4
Views: 1,030
Posted By ThunderCactus
Choose the largest wire you can fit in there....

Choose the largest wire you can fit in there. More conductor = less resistance.
Literal silver wire is not something used outside of super high end electronics or scientific experiments.
The term...
Forum: Gear Discussion January 16th, 2019, 21:50
Replies: 17
Views: 5,386
Posted By ThunderCactus
The difference between gen2 and gen3 depends on...

The difference between gen2 and gen3 depends on how much you spent on the gen2 and gen3 tubes.
Whereas with gen1, it's just differing levels of futility.
Forum: Newbie Tank January 13th, 2019, 21:56
Replies: 4
Views: 860
Posted By ThunderCactus
Charge those at 0.9A, but if the cells got to 0...

Charge those at 0.9A, but if the cells got to 0 they could flip polarity and you'll never be able to charge them again.
NiMH loses a pretty significant chunk of charge every month, so if you don't...
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