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Forum: Reviews July 17th, 2018, 21:39
Replies: 1
Views: 96
Posted By ThunderCactus
Thumbs up G&G ARP9 review

Stock only has 2 positions, not bad if you're a 4'11 asian girl or want a full length M16 stock. A middle position is desperately needed for the rest of us.

Mags are just.....just dumb.... They...
Forum: Gear Discussion July 16th, 2018, 21:42
Replies: 7
Views: 371
Posted By ThunderCactus
Keep looking on ebay, it's where I got all of...

Keep looking on ebay, it's where I got all of mine.
Ebay.com by the way, not .ca
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications July 11th, 2018, 02:15
Replies: 2
Views: 205
Posted By ThunderCactus
Use a 22k or 30k motor. 20c 1200mah is not much...

Use a 22k or 30k motor.
20c 1200mah is not much amperage.
If you have a mosfet throwing low voltage alarms while the battery is.over 10.5v, its because you dont have a high enough c rating.
Forum: General July 9th, 2018, 01:04
Replies: 10
Views: 448
Posted By ThunderCactus
Second

Second
Forum: Gear Discussion July 8th, 2018, 17:38
Replies: 7
Views: 371
Posted By ThunderCactus
Theyre not itar. But theyre not made anymore...

Theyre not itar. But theyre not made anymore either. Silynx would be a safer investment
Forum: Gear Discussion July 7th, 2018, 14:00
Replies: 9
Views: 487
Posted By ThunderCactus
an arc'teryx product that doesn't cost >$100?...

an arc'teryx product that doesn't cost >$100? what the hell
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 27th, 2018, 19:37
Replies: 5
Views: 488
Posted By ThunderCactus
I've been using MAPP gas in my marui M&P for a...

I've been using MAPP gas in my marui M&P for a while now. It's 22% more pressure than propane, and I haven't managed to blow it up yet.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 26th, 2018, 20:55
Replies: 16
Views: 1,197
Posted By ThunderCactus
Specifically because they're more FANCY than...

Specifically because they're more FANCY than useful

Angel custom doesn't sell parts because they're good, they sell them because they LOOK good and they're cheap.
And for all the love people have...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 25th, 2018, 20:51
Replies: 16
Views: 1,197
Posted By ThunderCactus
The hop CHAMBER isn't the problem. Upgrading the...

The hop CHAMBER isn't the problem. Upgrading the hop chamber to one of those fancy angel custom or prowin units won't do anything unless your stock chamber is broken or REALLY poorly manufactured.
...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications June 23rd, 2018, 23:02
Replies: 1
Views: 574
Posted By ThunderCactus
yeah I can do it

yeah I can do it
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 18th, 2018, 00:01
Replies: 16
Views: 1,197
Posted By ThunderCactus
Barrel length doesn't affect accuracy, either. ...

Barrel length doesn't affect accuracy, either.
Barrel length only increases the maximum possible fps you can have, and is sometimes used to match cylinder volumes when cylinder porting isn't an...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 15th, 2018, 21:08
Replies: 16
Views: 1,197
Posted By ThunderCactus
The major drawbacks of the gun are the long mags,...

The major drawbacks of the gun are the long mags, time consuming mag changes, shitty trigger design, extreme grip angle, and incompatibility with v2 parts (including smart mosfet units).
...
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 15th, 2018, 10:53
Replies: 10
Views: 865
Posted By ThunderCactus
silicone oil is not a good lubricant for sliding...

silicone oil is not a good lubricant for sliding parts. It runs off too easily. So unless you're reapplying it every 3 games or so, just use a synthetic grease.
Not that gears really need...
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 14th, 2018, 00:04
Replies: 1
Views: 281
Posted By ThunderCactus
changing stuff won't help if the problem is in...

changing stuff won't help if the problem is in the hop unit.
Try pushing a BB through by hand, if it takes a lot of force to push it past the seal of the hop rubber, that's your issue right there.
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 10th, 2018, 21:34
Replies: 10
Views: 865
Posted By ThunderCactus
What kind of motor are you running?

What kind of motor are you running?
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications June 6th, 2018, 20:47
Replies: 4
Views: 536
Posted By ThunderCactus
get a shorter outer barrel, screw any suppressor...

get a shorter outer barrel, screw any suppressor onto it
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications June 5th, 2018, 20:52
Replies: 12
Views: 855
Posted By ThunderCactus
I have a bent nail ive been using for 10 years,...

I have a bent nail ive been using for 10 years, it hasnt failed to undo an ARL yet lol
If you're DETERMINED, We mechbox is easiest but if you're precocking far, might be hard to switch to safe....
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications June 5th, 2018, 20:48
Replies: 4
Views: 586
Posted By ThunderCactus
Its always a good idea. If its got the typical...

Its always a good idea.
If its got the typical NS2 KWA barrel, its a real bitch to rhop but it works.
The adjuster is not fun either, but can be done.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications June 4th, 2018, 21:04
Replies: 12
Views: 855
Posted By ThunderCactus
why do you need to? It doesn't add any wear to...

why do you need to?
It doesn't add any wear to the mechbox or spring
dry firing doesn't decompress the spring, either
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications June 4th, 2018, 21:02
Replies: 4
Views: 586
Posted By ThunderCactus
Rhop it!

Rhop it!
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion May 23rd, 2018, 23:32
Replies: 13
Views: 965
Posted By ThunderCactus
No mosfet will do this without modification, and...

No mosfet will do this without modification, and by modification I mean actually reprogramming the software on the mosfet.
2 round burst would be the easiest equivalent, any programmable mosfet can...
Forum: Accessories Discussion May 21st, 2018, 17:33
Replies: 4
Views: 2,740
Posted By ThunderCactus
hobbyking has a section of airsoft specific lipo...

hobbyking has a section of airsoft specific lipo batteries which are the most common forms we would be using.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications May 21st, 2018, 17:32
Replies: 28
Views: 16,533
Posted By ThunderCactus
Nice mod. I just put LEDs in the box mag...

Nice mod.
I just put LEDs in the box mag itself, it was worked sufficiently. But being a G&P it didn't have that M4 adapter to set up LEDs. Next best thing would have been tying the LEDs to the...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion May 21st, 2018, 17:28
Replies: 13
Views: 965
Posted By ThunderCactus
most mosfets; reprogram the unit so it sees an...

most mosfets; reprogram the unit so it sees an off single as a single shot as well.
poor idea in practice though. Firstly, it's 2 shots per trigger pull, so technically it's not semi auto, it's 2rnd...
Forum: Doctor's Corner May 13th, 2018, 20:28
Replies: 9
Views: 1,584
Posted By ThunderCactus
Well the fact he paired a 45k motor with 13:1...

Well the fact he paired a 45k motor with 13:1 gears shows he has no idea what he's doing.

Do you even need 45rps, or are you just looking for trigger response?
Cause if you just want trigger...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications May 3rd, 2018, 21:54
Replies: 14
Views: 1,613
Posted By ThunderCactus
Alternatively, you could just buy a G&P or VFC...

Alternatively, you could just buy a G&P or VFC upper with the right threads on it.
Forum: Doctor's Corner May 3rd, 2018, 20:04
Replies: 1
Views: 632
Posted By ThunderCactus
flat hop, something in a 50 degree

flat hop, something in a 50 degree
Forum: Doctor's Corner May 3rd, 2018, 01:58
Replies: 7
Views: 884
Posted By ThunderCactus
It's overheating because you're using a 45000rpm...

It's overheating because you're using a 45000rpm motor on a set of high speed gears with an under powered battery.
You can't even run a tienly 30k with 13:1 gears on a 1800mah 20c battery.

I...
Forum: Doctor's Corner April 28th, 2018, 18:04
Replies: 9
Views: 1,584
Posted By ThunderCactus
http://airsoftcanada.com/showthread.php?t=169828 ...

http://airsoftcanada.com/showthread.php?t=169828

Are you just doing a high rof build for full auto or trying to get faster trigger response?
Forum: Doctor's Corner April 25th, 2018, 23:10
Replies: 5
Views: 827
Posted By ThunderCactus
Probably wasn't a low voltage error as far as the...

Probably wasn't a low voltage error as far as the BTC is concerned
Forum: Doctor's Corner April 24th, 2018, 23:18
Replies: 15
Views: 1,969
Posted By ThunderCactus
get viton and use teflon grease. Double check the...

get viton and use teflon grease. Double check the compression.
temp can also affect fps greatly depending on the grease you're using
Forum: Doctor's Corner April 24th, 2018, 14:49
Replies: 5
Views: 827
Posted By ThunderCactus
Well according to the MANUAL, you are tripping...

Well according to the MANUAL, you are tripping the digital fuse.
Either its set too low, or you have a short in the wiring.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 23rd, 2018, 14:19
Replies: 5
Views: 956
Posted By ThunderCactus
teflon grease or tamiya ceramic grease

teflon grease or tamiya ceramic grease
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 23rd, 2018, 01:46
Replies: 5
Views: 956
Posted By ThunderCactus
Well for starters, they're metric Orings. ...

Well for starters, they're metric Orings.
Second, Buna nitrile or viton is often the best material.
Unless your stock Oring is worn out or the wrong size, the issue is the grease, not the Oring...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 15th, 2018, 22:49
Replies: 7
Views: 1,131
Posted By ThunderCactus
it will work, it will just require more shaping,...

it will work, it will just require more shaping, and more shaping means a greater chance of ending up with something sub par.
Forum: Doctor's Corner April 12th, 2018, 10:40
Replies: 9
Views: 1,510
Posted By ThunderCactus
And you can clean/regrease them in 10 minutes...

And you can clean/regrease them in 10 minutes without a degree in mechboxology
Forum: Doctor's Corner April 11th, 2018, 10:57
Replies: 9
Views: 1,510
Posted By ThunderCactus
I still like mine for the convenience of how...

I still like mine for the convenience of how freaking easy they are to take apart and clean.
But yeah the cost vs performance and convenience has been lacking for a long time.

I still fix and...
Forum: Newbie Tank April 4th, 2018, 20:14
Replies: 11
Views: 1,063
Posted By ThunderCactus
Upside: -never have to deal with propane smell ...

Upside:
-never have to deal with propane smell
-very consistent across a wide range of temperature
-variable pressure

downside:
-either have to swap lines while changing mags, or;
-need to...
Forum: Tactics, Techniques and Procedures April 2nd, 2018, 20:10
Replies: 24
Views: 7,279
Posted By ThunderCactus
"No duff" has been standard call for a medical...

"No duff" has been standard call for a medical emergency across the prairies for at least 12 years now.
"Cease fire" is used to cease fire for any reason other than a medical emergency.
Being able...
Forum: Newbie Tank April 2nd, 2018, 20:03
Replies: 7
Views: 902
Posted By ThunderCactus
marui M&P9 -The mag release is...

marui M&P9

-The mag release is interchangeable between left and right sides
-ambi slide catch
-ambi safety
-full auto is for people who don't know how to aim anyway
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications March 30th, 2018, 11:03
Replies: 8
Views: 1,520
Posted By ThunderCactus
Just get a shorter barrel. A 590mm barrel and a...

Just get a shorter barrel.
A 590mm barrel and a 200mm barrel have the same range and accuracy. Going from 233 to 205 or whatever isn't going to hurt.
Don't worry about your fps so much. If the...
Forum: Gear Discussion March 27th, 2018, 19:45
Replies: 11
Views: 1,480
Posted By ThunderCactus
night optics ambia gen2 is going to be on par...

night optics ambia gen2 is going to be on par with GSCI and much less expensive.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications March 14th, 2018, 22:34
Replies: 36
Views: 2,795
Posted By ThunderCactus
Gearboxes designed for extreme longevity use oil...

Gearboxes designed for extreme longevity use oil bath lubrication, not permanent grease.
Forum: Gear Discussion March 13th, 2018, 19:39
Replies: 582
Views: 431,773
Posted By ThunderCactus
By "affordable" you mean "an FMA replica"? ...

By "affordable" you mean "an FMA replica"?

Only thing you can do is add more glue, but like.....if this is for anything other than a gen1 tube, you are going about this all wrong lol
Forum: Doctor's Corner March 10th, 2018, 22:17
Replies: 21
FPS
Views: 1,662
Posted By ThunderCactus
Might wanna try chronoing on heavier BBs if you...

Might wanna try chronoing on heavier BBs if you have a shorter barrel as well.
Short barrels tend to joule creep more.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications March 10th, 2018, 22:15
Replies: 6
Views: 1,028
Posted By ThunderCactus
That's not a mosfet issue, it's a logic issue. ...

That's not a mosfet issue, it's a logic issue.
No mosfet does cycle completion unless it either monitors the sector gear, or has a minimum time cycle.
You could minimize the issue by decreasing the...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications March 10th, 2018, 17:27
Replies: 6
Views: 1,028
Posted By ThunderCactus
Is there any room to stuff a simple FET in there?...

Is there any room to stuff a simple FET in there?
Why do you say it needs a better FET? What's the build you're trying to make?
Forum: Doctor's Corner March 10th, 2018, 17:27
Replies: 21
FPS
Views: 1,662
Posted By ThunderCactus
each tooth will take ROUGHLY 10-15fps off. M110...

each tooth will take ROUGHLY 10-15fps off.
M110 is generally 380 under ideal conditions, so you should be in the 350fps range.

Things that make a difference:
-piston head bearing
-spring guide...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications March 8th, 2018, 23:28
Replies: 6
Views: 1,028
Posted By ThunderCactus
...it already has a mosfet You mean a BETTER...

...it already has a mosfet
You mean a BETTER mosfet?
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications March 8th, 2018, 23:25
Replies: 30
Views: 2,567
Posted By ThunderCactus
Like I said, easiest way is to just cycle the...

Like I said, easiest way is to just cycle the gun.
Grease will move around, the spring will wear in.
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