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Forum: Gear Discussion June 27th, 2019, 21:18
Replies: 28
Views: 5,511
Posted By Derpystronk
You should probably buy them sooner than later,...

You should probably buy them sooner than later, regardless of where they are coming from, given the crackdown on them JUST happened today.
Forum: Gear Discussion December 10th, 2018, 12:58
Replies: 24
Views: 7,899
Posted By Derpystronk
Oddly, no. Also the specification sheets...

Oddly, no.

Also the specification sheets that come with L3/ITT units falls under ITAR. Posting a photo of the sheet is not allowed, as it counts as an export. However you can transcribe pretty...
Forum: Gear Discussion December 9th, 2018, 04:31
Replies: 24
Views: 7,899
Posted By Derpystronk
This is questionable, and even buying through...

This is questionable, and even buying through Brandon Optics you are still supporting a Canadian company.

For me, I've cut GSCI out of my supply chain personally for all but like, 1-2 things,...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 16th, 2018, 20:09
Replies: 22
Views: 7,581
Posted By Derpystronk
I have 2. 4 if you count the IAR

I have 2.

4 if you count the IAR
Forum: General May 12th, 2018, 20:37
Replies: 3
Views: 1,910
Posted By Derpystronk
Because typically the sorts of people who really...

Because typically the sorts of people who really want to shoot at 500FPS are also not the sort of people we feel are responsible enough to be shooting that hard.
Forum: Tactics, Techniques and Procedures April 3rd, 2018, 23:59
Replies: 25
Views: 20,827
Posted By Derpystronk
No Duff is the standard still, and should be....

No Duff is the standard still, and should be. Some American events use Cease Fire as the "game stop" command, which is bad because your Out Of Game command to stop the game is absurdly close to the...
Forum: Newbie Tank March 25th, 2018, 03:52
Replies: 6
Views: 2,579
Posted By Derpystronk
I'm keeping mine forever muhahahahaha

I'm keeping mine forever muhahahahaha
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion February 16th, 2018, 06:00
Replies: 46
Views: 11,662
Posted By Derpystronk
Make me.

Make me.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion February 9th, 2018, 18:37
Replies: 46
Views: 11,662
Posted By Derpystronk
I switched to AEG simply because I started...

I switched to AEG simply because I started running out of personal time to do the upkeep and maintenance on GBBR's. It's just easier to pay a gun doc a couple bucks every so often to do the once over...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion February 9th, 2018, 18:33
Replies: 4
Views: 2,411
Posted By Derpystronk
Will be interesting to see how far this lawsuit...

Will be interesting to see how far this lawsuit can go, because my understanding is the guns

1) Lack the trademarks / branding and aren't named as such

2) Use a different mechbox / internal...
Forum: Doctor's Corner February 1st, 2018, 03:03
Replies: 9
Views: 2,379
Posted By Derpystronk
The most important thing is to do it in as low...

The most important thing is to do it in as low humidity environment as possible. You want 0% ideally, which is hard to get unless you can get access to a place with a really good HVAC system.
...
Forum: General January 12th, 2018, 21:33
Replies: 18
Views: 7,024
Posted By Derpystronk
It's like your friend is trying to construct an...

It's like your friend is trying to construct an argument for the first time in his life.

His arguments are flawed since they are built on the premise that blind firing is bad because it is blind...
Forum: Reviews November 10th, 2017, 11:10
Replies: 27
Views: 18,347
Posted By Derpystronk
aEsThEtIcS aNd QuAlItY

aEsThEtIcS aNd QuAlItY
Forum: General November 2nd, 2017, 07:18
Replies: 40
Views: 10,367
Posted By Derpystronk
https://i.imgur.com/lUVy8WU.png ...

https://i.imgur.com/lUVy8WU.png

https://i.imgur.com/FOfWN3G.png

https://i.imgur.com/06AEUan.png
Forum: General August 20th, 2017, 09:55
Replies: 40
Views: 10,367
Posted By Derpystronk
Yes but are you really obligated to consider...

Yes but are you really obligated to consider every possible person or every possible outcome? The company wanted to run an event - it didn't happen, and the bulk of the money is sunk into assets. Why...
Forum: General August 11th, 2017, 02:28
Replies: 40
Views: 10,367
Posted By Derpystronk
This is sort of what I touched on above - the...

This is sort of what I touched on above - the have your cake and eat it too approach. Initially there was a call for sympathy and support, as someone in the community should - and then it quickly...
Forum: General August 9th, 2017, 02:02
Replies: 40
Views: 10,367
Posted By Derpystronk
Canceled Milsims, Refunds, Consumer Rights and a meta post about the community as well as those responsible for hosting events

For the past little while on Social Media I have seen numerous people posting about this game canceled out in BC. Discussions get heated pretty fast, with two sides to the conversation quick to jump...
Forum: Gear Discussion July 12th, 2017, 02:00
Replies: 37
Views: 8,592
Posted By Derpystronk
I think you hit it on the head with the Ambia. If...

I think you hit it on the head with the Ambia. If he can get that low grade Gen 2 within the 1500 and under price range (assuming new, taxes in, etc) this is ideal. Should do most of what he needs it...
Forum: Gear Discussion July 12th, 2017, 00:33
Replies: 37
Views: 8,592
Posted By Derpystronk
Um without going into details I know a few times...

Um without going into details I know a few times it has happened - once even to me and possibly even one a few months back, so, yeah. I'm not going to say it's a widespread issue but it's an inherent...
Forum: Gear Discussion July 12th, 2017, 00:04
Replies: 37
Views: 8,592
Posted By Derpystronk
And as Anthony said above, compare apples to...

And as Anthony said above, compare apples to apples. You seem to be unwilling to admit there are different circumstances that drive these prices and you need to factor it into your purchase decision...
Forum: Gear Discussion July 11th, 2017, 04:06
Replies: 37
Views: 8,592
Posted By Derpystronk
The difference, depending on the unit, isn't...

The difference, depending on the unit, isn't always THAT drastic since they are more than usable the vast majority of the time... and ultimately it's the same reason I might pay a little more going...
Forum: Gear Discussion July 11th, 2017, 01:11
Replies: 37
Views: 8,592
Posted By Derpystronk
High end Gen 2 bashing needs to stop, period,...

High end Gen 2 bashing needs to stop, period, because with the 4G shit Photonis has shown that it's clearly not as cut and dry as people make it out to be... And even before that different areas of...
Forum: Gear Discussion July 10th, 2017, 05:48
Replies: 37
Views: 8,592
Posted By Derpystronk
If you can find an insanely cheap enough...

If you can find an insanely cheap enough Armasight Core, yeah. There are some that sold in the 400 range in the past and I would say that is a good "safe" number because you'd be able to get your...
Forum: Gear Discussion June 9th, 2017, 18:55
Replies: 582
Views: 593,984
Posted By Derpystronk
Sexy lid my man

Sexy lid my man
Forum: Accessories Discussion May 10th, 2017, 13:14
Replies: 26
Views: 7,482
Posted By Derpystronk
I think it's important to note that since China...

I think it's important to note that since China loves to use crappy, less durable materials, having a standard that just had more raw material available is going to be better.

Keymod had...
Forum: Accessories Discussion May 10th, 2017, 00:32
Replies: 26
Views: 7,482
Posted By Derpystronk
And more importantly, MLOK looks better both that...

And more importantly, MLOK looks better both that it is consistent with current modern firearm styles that are in fashion, and that it doesn't have tiny dongs all over your rifle handguard.
Forum: Accessories Discussion May 9th, 2017, 00:45
Replies: 26
Views: 7,482
Posted By Derpystronk
That test showed almost the exact opposite ...

That test showed almost the exact opposite

Also M-LOK outsells Keymod about 2-3 to 1. And M-LOK looks sexier.
Forum: Gear Discussion April 23rd, 2017, 11:39
Replies: 12
Views: 4,715
Posted By Derpystronk
The one downside is Ferro never has anything you...

The one downside is Ferro never has anything you actually want to buy in stock, and sometimes not even displayed on the website.
Forum: General April 16th, 2017, 01:21
Replies: 14
Views: 5,144
Posted By Derpystronk
There are multiple national events. I've seen a...

There are multiple national events. I've seen a few in BC, I've had people drive across Canada to attend my shitty events, Nightfall is here and that is the big meme if you want AMS style non stop...
Forum: General April 16th, 2017, 01:09
Replies: 14
Views: 5,144
Posted By Derpystronk
Brian in Ontario's Deadfall series has...

Brian in Ontario's Deadfall series has historically gone over 40 hours but it's also somewhat ambiguous. I have something planned for later this year that approaches the 40 hour territory.

Why...
Forum: Accessories Discussion April 13th, 2017, 00:29
Replies: 8
Views: 4,010
Posted By Derpystronk
I just quickly scrolled through that discussion...

I just quickly scrolled through that discussion and there is a number of posts on short dots. Instead of posting a whole new thread, maybe joining in on that one would have been more productive.
...
Forum: Gear Discussion April 11th, 2017, 01:32
Replies: 15
Views: 5,179
Posted By Derpystronk
Why? Cargo pants are usually 100% fine at those...

Why? Cargo pants are usually 100% fine at those events unless they are mandating a strict dress code (ME Insurgent, civilian shooter, etc). Even then, you could grab black or even grey cargos that...
Forum: Gear Discussion February 24th, 2017, 20:35
Replies: 582
Views: 593,984
Posted By Derpystronk
Use E-Tape on the connection point between the...

Use E-Tape on the connection point between the j-arm and the rhino

Then use elastic bands / cords / whatever to lock that bitch up.
Forum: Newbie Tank December 26th, 2016, 07:08
Replies: 21
Views: 6,955
Posted By Derpystronk
I'm probably in and around your weight category,...

I'm probably in and around your weight category, and it's fine man. It is all mental. I mean there are skinny kids playing this hobby who can't make it past 12 hours. You might not be able to run up...
Forum: Gear Discussion December 4th, 2016, 01:35
Replies: 82
Views: 49,509
Posted By Derpystronk
I would agree that it is entirely about...

I would agree that it is entirely about performance specs, since the only thing the OMNI contracts really outline is a minimum performance. I was sold an OMNI 6 way back in the day and told it was an...
Forum: Gear Discussion December 2nd, 2016, 05:19
Replies: 582
Views: 593,984
Posted By Derpystronk
Just remember that digital Mads Mikkelsen now...

Just remember that digital Mads Mikkelsen now probably has better night vision than you

http://i.imgur.com/eiy8fzb.png
Forum: Gear Discussion November 29th, 2016, 00:45
Replies: 3
Views: 3,343
Posted By Derpystronk
I've had one shit the bed after 3 events I ran....

I've had one shit the bed after 3 events I ran. Also managed to kill an entry level Peltor after one MSW event. These things seem like they CAN shit the bed often while others have great luck with...
Forum: General November 25th, 2016, 13:08
Replies: 1,250
Views: 910,636
Posted By Derpystronk
New rant for the books: Canada Post used to show...

New rant for the books: Canada Post used to show me tracking on all my incoming international items once they hit the Canadian side of the border. Nowadays? Whenever I enter the tracking number CP...
Forum: Gear Discussion November 24th, 2016, 04:05
Replies: 82
Views: 49,509
Posted By Derpystronk
Nope. If it hums, it'll always hum. Some hum...

Nope. If it hums, it'll always hum. Some hum louder when the gating kicks into high gear, but basically the power supply is always doing it's thing and making that sweet, sweet noise.
Forum: Gear Discussion November 24th, 2016, 00:30
Replies: 82
Views: 49,509
Posted By Derpystronk
Complete luck of the draw. The general consensus...

Complete luck of the draw. The general consensus was ITT tends to be a bit more noisy than L3 tubes - with some current autogated L3 tubes being dead silent. But really, it varies from tube to tube....
Forum: Gear Discussion November 16th, 2016, 03:55
Replies: 82
Views: 49,509
Posted By Derpystronk
Each of the two sides of the unit filters out...

Each of the two sides of the unit filters out different wavelengths of light - some things will appear darker or brighter in one eye compared to the other. The phosphor on one side of the unit is...
Forum: Gear Discussion November 16th, 2016, 03:44
Replies: 2
Views: 4,002
Posted By Derpystronk
ITAR has been updated for awhile now to allow...

ITAR has been updated for awhile now to allow 30hz monoculars for export :D
Forum: Gear Discussion November 16th, 2016, 01:09
Replies: 82
Views: 49,509
Posted By Derpystronk
I think this paragraph here is actually one of...

I think this paragraph here is actually one of the most important nuggets in the thread thus far. There are certain conceptions and misconceptions in the Night Vision "game" that people have. My...
Forum: Gear Discussion November 13th, 2016, 06:01
Replies: 57
Views: 37,740
Posted By Derpystronk
Okay this is what I mean dude. You say it's below...

Okay this is what I mean dude. You say it's below OMNI 6, but have you seen an OMNI 5 in Person? And OMNI 4? I have seen aviation OMNI 4 tubes that are almost indistinguishable from OMNI 7 tubes....
Forum: Gear Discussion November 13th, 2016, 05:10
Replies: 57
Views: 37,740
Posted By Derpystronk
You gotta know which rocks to turn over. But...

You gotta know which rocks to turn over. But there are a few floating around I've gotten my hands on over the years and I can tell you for a fact they stomp any Armasight trash you can buy within...
Forum: Gear Discussion November 13th, 2016, 01:46
Replies: 57
Views: 37,740
Posted By Derpystronk
I really respect Zim's and Steve's input. While...

I really respect Zim's and Steve's input. While we can always find points to disagree on and target opinions of others, they tend to get most of the info correct - at that point we are just...
Forum: General July 8th, 2016, 12:58
Replies: 1,250
Views: 910,636
Posted By Derpystronk
This is now the Official I hate UPS prices...

This is now the Official I hate UPS prices thread!!!
Forum: Gear Discussion July 1st, 2016, 22:15
Replies: 11
Views: 3,989
Posted By Derpystronk
Don't worry about what I'm doing, as there are...

Don't worry about what I'm doing, as there are plenty of other hosts running games and events with their own guidelines. At the end of the day, you gotta do what you want. Just know you should...
Forum: General July 1st, 2016, 21:52
Replies: 1,250
Views: 910,636
Posted By Derpystronk
Only a few more hours until this thread ramps...

Only a few more hours until this thread ramps back up

https://jungleheroes.files.wordpress.com/2012/11/50movietheaterpopcornboxwithopentop.jpg
Forum: Gear Discussion June 28th, 2016, 08:38
Replies: 582
Views: 593,984
Posted By Derpystronk
You need to sell that Wendy helmet since there is...

You need to sell that Wendy helmet since there is a boycott going over TW supporting Hillary Clinton. By wearing that thing you are super chill with what happened in Benghazi... Or something.
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