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Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion February 21st, 2019, 10:26
Replies: 11
Views: 3,212
Posted By Katipunero
Same deal ordering from Taiwan. Ordered early...

Same deal ordering from Taiwan. Ordered early January, and only received items last week.

If you follow your tracking on Canada Post and click on the link to CBSA, there's a notice on their site...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 6th, 2018, 14:12
Replies: 5
Views: 2,755
Posted By Katipunero
I have both the WE PDW and the M4. The PDW...

I have both the WE PDW and the M4.

The PDW can be reliable if you take care of some items to mitigate disappointment in the future.

- Firing pin: switch it out to steel, it will mushroom over...
Forum: Doctor's Corner May 22nd, 2018, 14:06
Replies: 3
Views: 2,254
Posted By Katipunero
Any of the RA-Tech bolt carriers will require...

Any of the RA-Tech bolt carriers will require some sort of modification (filing/grinding) in specific areas, depending on the tolerances on your rifle.

RA-Tech does not have a good reputation of...
Forum: Gear Discussion April 22nd, 2018, 22:37
Replies: 2
Views: 2,944
Posted By Katipunero
Kimera's. Used to run cyclones, but...

Kimera's.

Used to run cyclones, but Kimera's are easier to load, more durable and a little more compact.

They also make a louder pop on impact that makes it unquestionable to the target group...
Forum: Gear Discussion April 13th, 2018, 13:06
Replies: 6
Views: 3,118
Posted By Katipunero
Mobius. Sound, quality and features are...

Mobius.

Sound, quality and features are better than my ebay clone GoPro (not even sure of the name).

Battery life is better too. With the GoPro clone I may have to switch batteries for a...
Forum: Newbie Tank April 6th, 2018, 18:34
Replies: 11
Views: 3,378
Posted By Katipunero
I've been running HPA tapped mags on all my...

I've been running HPA tapped mags on all my GBBR's for almost 2 years now and I've found that it is the only consistent way to run GBBR's all year round and have fps consistency.

During the course...
Forum: Gear Discussion April 6th, 2018, 12:04
Replies: 16
Views: 6,241
Posted By Katipunero
Yes, but the modular one. But I am asking...

Yes, but the modular one.

But I am asking if it is swift clip compatible since I saw some other items like their back panel; it would be ideal if their clip system is compatible with other chest...
Forum: Gear Discussion April 6th, 2018, 11:38
Replies: 16
Views: 6,241
Posted By Katipunero
Anybody know if the tasmanian tiger gear is swift...

Anybody know if the tasmanian tiger gear is swift clip compatible?

Or do they use their own proprietary clip system?
Forum: Gear Discussion April 3rd, 2018, 13:52
Replies: 16
Views: 6,241
Posted By Katipunero
Looks promising. However, it seems to cover a bit...

Looks promising. However, it seems to cover a bit too much for my taste.
Granted, it has a lot of real estate, the shoulder pads look adequately padded, and it has a bib.

I think my only...
Forum: Gear Discussion March 29th, 2018, 12:35
Replies: 16
Views: 6,241
Posted By Katipunero
Anyone have the OPS Minimo chest rig? Also...

Anyone have the OPS Minimo chest rig?

Also in the market to get a chest rig, having never run one before. I just bought the Spiritus Systems mk3 chassis with the intention of running it on a...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion March 16th, 2018, 11:23
Replies: 8
Views: 3,365
Posted By Katipunero
My comparison is the WE AK74UN and the GHK...

My comparison is the WE AK74UN and the GHK AKS-74. Not naming retailers, even at a current search and comparison the gap is about $150. At the time I bought it, it was pretty much $200 less.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion March 15th, 2018, 13:00
Replies: 8
Views: 3,365
Posted By Katipunero
How is it better than WE in performance? I...

How is it better than WE in performance?

I had the same predicament when I decided to go AK between GHK and WE. In the end, after my research, I bought the WE and immediately upgraded the FCG...
Forum: Accessories Discussion February 26th, 2018, 12:53
Replies: 28
Views: 19,804
Posted By Katipunero
Reading this again is sparking some renewed...

Reading this again is sparking some renewed interest in running tracer again for indoor game play.

However, I have seen someone modify their tracer unit by chopping the can in half; effectively...
Forum: Newbie Tank January 5th, 2018, 16:47
Replies: 12
Views: 4,344
Posted By Katipunero
:-D this is exactly what I thought when I used to...

:-D this is exactly what I thought when I used to use AEG's. Tiny little gears and shims akin to working on those high end analog watches.

Fast forward to exclusively using GBBR's, I don't see a...
Forum: Accessories Discussion January 4th, 2018, 11:56
Replies: 4
Views: 3,034
Posted By Katipunero
Are we allowed to post names of retailers here?...

Are we allowed to post names of retailers here? I've seen them listed on an Ontario retailer with the initials IA.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion December 17th, 2017, 16:02
Replies: 3
Views: 2,156
Posted By Katipunero
Generally, I use grease on 11, 1, 5 and 7 o'clock...

Generally, I use grease on 11, 1, 5 and 7 o'clock positions on the bolt carrier.

Grease on charging handle 12, 9 and 3 o'clock positions.

FCG will get light oiling, only when necessary.
...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion December 13th, 2017, 11:25
Replies: 8
Views: 2,990
Posted By Katipunero
Mag feed lips: need to be filed open since the...

Mag feed lips: need to be filed open since the exit to the chamber is too small and will split after only a few rounds (from what I've experienced); resulting in double feeds, bb's in your FCG and...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion December 12th, 2017, 13:45
Replies: 4
Views: 1,651
Posted By Katipunero
You can put a folding stock adapter on the WE M4....

You can put a folding stock adapter on the WE M4.

There is a LAW tactical folding stock adapter clone that I ran for a while on my GHK M4, but couldn't fit on my WE M4 - only because the buffer...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion December 6th, 2017, 14:11
Replies: 8
Views: 2,990
Posted By Katipunero
Every gbbr brand has some sort of issue with it...

Every gbbr brand has some sort of issue with it intrinsically; it all depends on how much you're willing to tolerate or fix it that depends on whether it is a good GBBR to you.

The WE M4, before I...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion November 14th, 2017, 12:35
Replies: 3
Views: 1,878
Posted By Katipunero
If you don't intend to game it at all and just...

If you don't intend to game it at all and just want realism/display, then get a shell ejecting model like the Rare Arms XR25-EC.
I definitely want one.:)
Forum: General November 1st, 2017, 16:26
Replies: 24
Views: 6,121
Posted By Katipunero
Ronin :)

Ronin :)
Forum: Accessories Discussion October 25th, 2017, 14:14
Replies: 11
Views: 3,241
Posted By Katipunero
Shouldn't be any issue, at the very least...

Shouldn't be any issue, at the very least legally; unless that grip is attached to a lower receiver of any sort.

Which is clearly not your case, so you should have no issues.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications October 18th, 2017, 11:02
Replies: 0
Views: 1,536
Posted By Katipunero
Angry gun bolt carrier for WE M4

Just ordered the Angry Gun Gen 2 bolt carrier to give it a try.

In the interim before it arrives, anybody care to share their experiences with this bolt carrier?

I've seen most of the video...
Forum: Accessories Discussion September 13th, 2017, 10:41
Replies: 28
Views: 19,804
Posted By Katipunero
With indoor lighting like Siege, you can still...

With indoor lighting like Siege, you can still see the bb fly, but not in the areas where it is more well lit.

Unless it's the dark of night or lights off, you're better off using a flashlight...
Forum: Accessories Discussion September 12th, 2017, 17:31
Replies: 28
Views: 19,804
Posted By Katipunero
Just bought a G&G myself recently, but not the...

Just bought a G&G myself recently, but not the MIT version.

Works well. I bought it just to see how it held up to the recoil of my GBBR's and it's holding surprisingly well.

Only downside is...
Forum: General August 3rd, 2017, 17:27
Replies: 12
Views: 4,332
Posted By Katipunero
Yes, I stopped getting notifications for PM's as...

Yes, I stopped getting notifications for PM's as well maybe 2 weeks ago.
Forum: Accessories Discussion July 19th, 2017, 12:17
Replies: 3
Views: 2,988
Posted By Katipunero
When I started off with gbbr's this was something...

When I started off with gbbr's this was something that I found as a novelty much to be desired, and I actually went to decent lengths in acquiring an Alyan mag and a Reaper double stacked hicap mag...
Forum: Reviews July 4th, 2017, 12:37
Replies: 8
Views: 5,833
Posted By Katipunero
Went there this past Sunday. Overall, it was a...

Went there this past Sunday. Overall, it was a pretty good experience. There was some rain, sun and some sloppy, muddy conditions, but it was great.

Refs explained the game and rules well. ...
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 30th, 2017, 16:48
Replies: 3
Views: 2,049
Posted By Katipunero
Is your propane/green gas can full? If it's...

Is your propane/green gas can full? If it's running low the pressure between your mag and the tank will be at equilibrium, so eventually no propane gets transferred into your mag. Try a new tank.
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 30th, 2017, 16:43
Replies: 8
Views: 2,519
Posted By Katipunero
You tend to not want to overfill mags when...

You tend to not want to overfill mags when filling with propane. Usually 4-6 seconds is sufficient, and I tend to not fill until hissing stops.

If you see gas come out every shot, then you've...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 28th, 2017, 16:40
Replies: 16
Views: 5,844
Posted By Katipunero
WE G23, unless you're biased to TM only. ...

WE G23, unless you're biased to TM only.

More compact than the 18 by an inch if that's a factor in your decision.
Forum: Reviews June 27th, 2017, 13:08
Replies: 8
Views: 5,833
Posted By Katipunero
Believe me, I still get looked at sideways in my...

Believe me, I still get looked at sideways in my 40's! :razz:, so it's not a matter of age - more a matter of the subject in question in the review that committed the theft. I did not presume it was...
Forum: Reviews June 27th, 2017, 11:40
Replies: 8
Views: 5,833
Posted By Katipunero
Thanks for the review. A friend and I are...

Thanks for the review. A friend and I are contemplating this field on Sunday, and as this is literally the closest field to Toronto, it makes it very accessible.

So I guess the negative and theft...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications June 13th, 2017, 12:53
Replies: 4
Views: 2,807
Posted By Katipunero
Quick release kydex grenade belt holster. :) ...

Quick release kydex grenade belt holster. :)

I used to attach the grenades by carabiner to my plate carrier by the pin, and the grenades used to dangle around.
...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications June 10th, 2017, 20:59
Replies: 4
Views: 2,807
Posted By Katipunero
I posted this in an effort to let those with...

I posted this in an effort to let those with these issues realize how easy it is to make - with that being said, it really isn't difficult to do yourself.

I compare the construction of it to...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications June 7th, 2017, 13:44
Replies: 4
Views: 2,807
Posted By Katipunero
Kydex grenade spoon

I've been using cyclone grenades more frequently and found them very useful when trying to get opfor out of a room or shed (Siege).

They work great for the most part, but looking at the spoon,...
Forum: Accessories Discussion June 5th, 2017, 17:12
Replies: 6
Views: 3,505
Posted By Katipunero
Just a suggestion, if time is permitting on your...

Just a suggestion, if time is permitting on your end; try and make your own.

I made 2 over the past weekend and each one only took about an hour to do and function better than any store bought...
Forum: Newbie Tank June 2nd, 2017, 13:17
Replies: 29
Views: 8,706
Posted By Katipunero
You only need to file the front of the feedlip,...

You only need to file the front of the feedlip, not the top. If you file the top, you will get double feeding/crushed bbs's as there is very little retention to hold the bb vertically.

This is...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications May 15th, 2017, 11:30
Replies: 30
Views: 14,795
Posted By Katipunero
Definitely crossed my mind, and in the end it...

Definitely crossed my mind, and in the end it probably would've cost less than purchasing more ra-tech catches when I was doing trial and error.

But now, it's an afterthought - I know what needs...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications May 12th, 2017, 12:57
Replies: 30
Views: 14,795
Posted By Katipunero
I basically heated the catch until it was non...

I basically heated the catch until it was non magnetic. With a torch it only took less than 4 minutes or so until it was red hot. It gets red hot fairly quick, but I ensured it was in a non...
Forum: Doctor's Corner May 3rd, 2017, 17:36
Replies: 10
Views: 2,946
Posted By Katipunero
What bb's are you using? Clearly it's a mag...

What bb's are you using? Clearly it's a mag problem with the bb's you are using. Do the bb's feed to the top of the feedlips or do they jam before that?

If you're using crappy Valken bb's or...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 19th, 2017, 16:45
Replies: 2
Views: 1,799
Posted By Katipunero
WE Scar L / H bolt carriers

Anybody know quickly if the bolt carriers are exactly the same?

Looking to buy a steel carrier for my L and would like to know if there's a difference.

RA tech markets it for WE Scar, but not...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 19th, 2017, 12:50
Replies: 9
Views: 4,588
Posted By Katipunero
Here is a pic of what needs to be filed. Left is...

Here is a pic of what needs to be filed. Left is a brand new feedlip, right is the modified in the mag.

http://lesterflor.com/Pics/m4pics/feedlips.jpg
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 13th, 2017, 10:36
Replies: 5
Views: 2,623
Posted By Katipunero
Yeah, I'm starting to realize the GHK M4 is like...

Yeah, I'm starting to realize the GHK M4 is like a high end car that only runs on 92 + octane gas; in this case, 5.88mm.

My WE m4 has no such issues. I can use any bb and it shoots fine (albeit...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 12th, 2017, 18:06
Replies: 5
Views: 2,623
Posted By Katipunero
3 one-hundreths off, plus or minus. I think...

3 one-hundreths off, plus or minus. I think those are winners.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 12th, 2017, 17:13
Replies: 5
Views: 2,623
Posted By Katipunero
5.88+- mm BB's

Besides KSC perfect BB's, does anybody know what other brand BB's are japanese/taiwanese spec 5.88+-mm?

I just ordered some KSC's for my GHK M4 mags which reportedly requires smaller spec bb's in...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 11th, 2017, 12:53
Replies: 9
Views: 4,588
Posted By Katipunero
Update: Filing the feedlip is the correct...

Update:

Filing the feedlip is the correct way to fix this issue if you are using higher end tolerance 6mm bb's.

The base of the tapering channel to the top of feedlip is too narrow resulting...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 11th, 2017, 12:42
Replies: 2
Views: 2,562
Posted By Katipunero
Most of the HPA push to connects are Foster 22-2...

Most of the HPA push to connects are Foster 22-2 or 22-3 depending on whether it's male or female threaded. The threads are 1/8" NPT.

If you are doing CQB russian style in the gas fill nozzle...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 7th, 2017, 12:25
Replies: 9
Views: 4,588
Posted By Katipunero
I tried the mod in the video and it didn't help. ...

I tried the mod in the video and it didn't help.

What I ended up doing is shaping the follower similar to what pestobanana makes for AEG mag followers.

I've done it to one mag so far, and...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 5th, 2017, 17:39
Replies: 9
Views: 4,588
Posted By Katipunero
This can't be the achilles heel of a product so...

This can't be the achilles heel of a product so highly regarded.
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