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Forum: Doctor's Corner March 14th, 2014, 16:45
Replies: 6
Views: 1,895
Posted By ILLusion
Once those parts are broken (especially the wheel...

Once those parts are broken (especially the wheel post), the hop up chamber is pretty useless. You'll need to replace it.

I have OEM Tokyo Marui 1911 hop up chambers in stock, as well as...
Forum: Doctor's Corner March 12th, 2014, 13:53
Replies: 6
Views: 2,257
Posted By ILLusion
Ah, I thought you already borked the new one....

Ah, I thought you already borked the new one. Glad to hear it isn't. LOL.
Forum: Doctor's Corner March 8th, 2014, 12:49
Replies: 6
Views: 2,257
Posted By ILLusion
Your leaf spring is installed properly, but it...

Your leaf spring is installed properly, but it sounds like you have likely bent the prongs improperly. When you bend it at the improper location, applying pressure to the grip safety will put...
Forum: Gear Discussion March 8th, 2014, 12:45
Replies: 15
Views: 5,639
Posted By ILLusion
I have a real pair of the Oakley SI goggles, and...

I have a real pair of the Oakley SI goggles, and I feel that they're not suitable for airsoft for a couple of reasons:

1) The air vent holes at the top of the goggle are quite large, and a 6mm BB...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications March 8th, 2014, 12:36
Replies: 1,948
Views: 1,108,314
Posted By ILLusion
Correct, they're held in place by the blowback...

Correct, they're held in place by the blowback unit. A full disassembly is required to remove it.

Depending on what scope mount base you have, and how you have it mounted, you may or may not need...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications March 3rd, 2014, 23:14
Replies: 1,948
Views: 1,108,314
Posted By ILLusion
You need to check the interaction of the...

You need to check the interaction of the half-cock nub. In some cases, it's best to just remove it.
Forum: Accessories Discussion February 28th, 2014, 09:47
Replies: 17
Views: 4,759
Posted By ILLusion
MOST of the complete slide sets will remove the...

MOST of the complete slide sets will remove the front sight, as again, these slide sets are generally used with electronic dots. That's not to say there AREN'T slide sets available without a front...
Forum: Accessories Discussion February 27th, 2014, 19:49
Replies: 17
Views: 4,759
Posted By ILLusion
It's a bit of work, but not impossible to do a...

It's a bit of work, but not impossible to do a conversion to put a Hi-Capa slide on a 1911 frame:

http://www.pbase.com/illusive_airsoft/image/152395773/large.jpg
...
Forum: Accessories Discussion February 27th, 2014, 19:38
Replies: 17
Views: 4,759
Posted By ILLusion
There's an actual Shuey Custom compensated slide...

There's an actual Shuey Custom compensated slide set available:

http://www.pbase.com/illusive_airsoft/custom_parts_slidesets_hicapa_shueys...
Forum: Accessories Discussion February 27th, 2014, 17:50
Replies: 17
Views: 4,759
Posted By ILLusion
I do have good ones on hand (ILLusion Kinetics...

I do have good ones on hand (ILLusion Kinetics brand), but they're paired with a matched slide and compensator set.

I can get just the barrel alone, but at this time, I won't be making any new...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion February 27th, 2014, 16:32
Replies: 22
Views: 6,231
Posted By ILLusion
Umarex = VFC

Umarex = VFC
Forum: Airsoft Media February 27th, 2014, 16:26
Replies: 608
Views: 417,168
Posted By ILLusion
I really wish Nova did larger production runs of...

I really wish Nova did larger production runs of their railed frame Kimbers... or just of ANY integrated rail frame build available.
Forum: Accessories Discussion February 27th, 2014, 16:24
Replies: 17
Views: 4,759
Posted By ILLusion
Comp-ready outer barrels usually have some type...

Comp-ready outer barrels usually have some type of threading at the end of it, and may also have a secondary interfacing structure to secure the compensator to the desired orientation. This prevents...
Forum: Accessories Discussion February 26th, 2014, 22:43
Replies: 17
Views: 4,759
Posted By ILLusion
The Nine Ball ones are manufactured to a better...

The Nine Ball ones are manufactured to a better tolerance, have a higher polish, and a bit better accuracy.

The PDI Palsonite 01 has higher power, and has a much harder finish. It's less likely to...
Forum: Airsoft Media February 26th, 2014, 22:41
Replies: 608
Views: 417,168
Posted By ILLusion
The Hurricane Kimber grip safety will fit with...

The Hurricane Kimber grip safety will fit with zero modifications.
The Nova one will require modifications to fit the Hurricane kit.
Forum: Accessories Discussion February 26th, 2014, 22:33
Replies: 17
Views: 4,759
Posted By ILLusion
Nine Ball Comps are typically attached to...

Nine Ball


Comps are typically attached to the outer barrel (in an ideal setup), but there are a few alternative setups that might attach to the slide, to the frame, or in airsoft, it can attach...
Forum: Accessories Discussion February 26th, 2014, 20:19
Replies: 17
Views: 4,759
Posted By ILLusion
I had one. Didn't like it. The surface finish was...

I had one. Didn't like it. The surface finish was relatively rough compared to other brands, and I also saw some scratches inside the one I had. To me, that indicated a very soft metal that wasn't...
Forum: Airsoft Media February 26th, 2014, 20:02
Replies: 608
Views: 417,168
Posted By ILLusion
Anything build by a good quality installer will...

Anything build by a good quality installer will become a quality build. It's getting to that point, that's where installers can appreciate the build quality. A Nova kit, even at a staggering $700...
Forum: Airsoft Media February 26th, 2014, 18:33
Replies: 608
Views: 417,168
Posted By ILLusion
1911 kits are very expensive, due to the...

1911 kits are very expensive, due to the complication required to manufacture them. If you thought a Hurricane kit was expensive, then you haven't seen the price tag on some of the actual high end...
Forum: Airsoft Media February 26th, 2014, 17:33
Replies: 608
Views: 417,168
Posted By ILLusion
LOL @ "higher end kit". Sorry to say, but...

LOL @ "higher end kit".

Sorry to say, but the Hurricane kits are actually one of the LOWEST end kits available. Once you take out all of the extra bits and bobs that the kit comes with, they're...
Forum: Airsoft Media February 26th, 2014, 16:19
Replies: 608
Views: 417,168
Posted By ILLusion
I've seen a number of rust issues with the...

I've seen a number of rust issues with the Hurricane kits. The slide guide and the slide stop are the most notorious pieces that I've seen. Clean off existing rust with some WD-40, clean off any...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications February 24th, 2014, 14:52
Replies: 3
Views: 1,909
Posted By ILLusion
I'm still selling items that I have in stock, but...

I'm still selling items that I have in stock, but am slow to respond to PM's and emails at the moment, as I'm still catching up on a 5 week backlog.

The ILLusion Kinetics steel arms do not fit the...
Forum: Newbie Tank February 13th, 2014, 02:23
Replies: 19
Views: 4,970
Posted By ILLusion
Tapping the magazine isn't necessary. HPA rigs...

Tapping the magazine isn't necessary. HPA rigs are popular for steel plate shooting in Japan, as magazine changes aren't a requirement. They'll typically run their magazines at full capacity (31+1...
Forum: Newbie Tank February 13th, 2014, 02:18
Replies: 5
Views: 3,462
Posted By ILLusion
6" diameter plates are the size standard for most...

6" diameter plates are the size standard for most international airsoft competitive shooting organizations.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications February 8th, 2014, 11:47
Replies: 1,948
Views: 1,108,314
Posted By ILLusion
Just message me. I have a couple left. My...

Just message me. I have a couple left.

My response times will be a bit slow for the next couple of weeks, as I'm still catching up with a pile of private messages and emails from the past two...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications February 2nd, 2014, 13:35
Replies: 1,948
Views: 1,108,314
Posted By ILLusion
It's fine with 0.25g, as long as you're not using...

It's fine with 0.25g, as long as you're not using the A+ Devil Strike Chamber Insert as well.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications February 2nd, 2014, 13:35
Replies: 1,948
Views: 1,108,314
Posted By ILLusion
Yes, that's what it was originally designed for.

Yes, that's what it was originally designed for.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications January 23rd, 2014, 03:42
Replies: 1,948
Views: 1,108,314
Posted By ILLusion
Incorrect. In fact, the outer barrel DOES move...

Incorrect. In fact, the outer barrel DOES move during slide action... IF you're using a traditional tilting barrel. If you install a tilting metal barrel with a plastic slide, you will destroy the...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications January 23rd, 2014, 03:40
Replies: 1,948
Views: 1,108,314
Posted By ILLusion
Upgrade to the A+ hop up rubber. The performance...

Upgrade to the A+ hop up rubber. The performance from them is absolutely stellar, and they're quite resistant to silicon oil slip.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications January 23rd, 2014, 03:38
Replies: 1,948
Views: 1,108,314
Posted By ILLusion
Bend that leaf spring prong forward a bit, AT the...

Bend that leaf spring prong forward a bit, AT the existing bend. Do NOT bend it anywhere else along the length of it. Use the existing bend as your location. Use needle nose pliers to do this to get...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications January 23rd, 2014, 03:36
Replies: 1,948
Views: 1,108,314
Posted By ILLusion
I have these in stock, if you haven't found them...

I have these in stock, if you haven't found them yet. Their purpose is to stabilize the loading nozzle and give it a bit more durability. It also gives a location for the hammer to be ridden on, as...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications January 23rd, 2014, 03:34
Replies: 1,948
Views: 1,108,314
Posted By ILLusion
If it's a full length guide rod, there is no...

If it's a full length guide rod, there is no performance benefit. It will make installation of the guide rod rather difficult though, depending on your setup. It may be easier to just hack off the...
Forum: Doctor's Corner December 8th, 2013, 16:16
Replies: 13
Views: 2,752
Posted By ILLusion
I have tons of SuperLube in stock. Home...

I have tons of SuperLube in stock.

Home Hardware lists it on their website for in-store pickup only, and I used to always get my local store to order it in for me, but the last time I tried (about...
Forum: Doctor's Corner November 29th, 2013, 04:37
Replies: 9
Views: 3,075
Posted By ILLusion
For future reference, I had the part you needed...

For future reference, I had the part you needed for $10
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion November 23rd, 2013, 02:10
Replies: 312
Views: 142,369
Posted By ILLusion
I have them in stock

I have them in stock
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications November 4th, 2013, 20:17
Replies: 8
Views: 2,519
Posted By ILLusion
Its only purpose is to cosmetically fill that...

Its only purpose is to cosmetically fill that gap/hole, as well as to seal a debris entry point.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications November 4th, 2013, 19:47
Replies: 1,948
Views: 1,108,314
Posted By ILLusion
I've been experimenting with a lot lately, and my...

I've been experimenting with a lot lately, and my current favourite is a combination of the A+ hop up rubber, with the A+ Devil Strike Chamber, all held together with an ILLusion Kinetics hop up...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications November 4th, 2013, 19:37
Replies: 7
Views: 2,120
Posted By ILLusion
It won't fit. The Hi-Capa one has two indents to...

It won't fit. The Hi-Capa one has two indents to allow a double pin insertion, whereas the 1911 one doesn't have the second indent. I suppose you could just squeeze a pin past, but it will create a...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications October 26th, 2013, 16:30
Replies: 1,012
Views: 784,797
Posted By ILLusion
I have plenty of lightweight blowback units for...

I have plenty of lightweight blowback units for Hi-Capas in stock... as well as Guns Modify Glock BBU's.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications October 26th, 2013, 16:03
Replies: 30
Views: 8,712
Posted By ILLusion
While this would function, you risk crushing the...

While this would function, you risk crushing the nozzle return spring if you do this, which would eventually result in nozzle cycling issues.
Forum: Competitive & Practical Shooting October 14th, 2013, 15:15
Replies: 1
Views: 3,743
Posted By ILLusion
It is. We try to have events every month. ...

It is. We try to have events every month.

It's generally slower in the summer season, and then picks up as we head in to fall and winter.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications October 10th, 2013, 18:43
Replies: 16
Views: 9,670
Posted By ILLusion
I'm not saying you're wrong. It's very possible...

I'm not saying you're wrong. It's very possible that the standard bore full cylinder is good to... I don't know, 570mm or whatever. Just pulling that number out of my head. Your statement...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications October 10th, 2013, 17:47
Replies: 16
Views: 9,670
Posted By ILLusion
You cannot successfully use a bore-up kit without...

You cannot successfully use a bore-up kit without the use of a spring that as at the very bare minimum, equal in strength to a Systema M120S (~420fps) or higher. Otherwise, you will actually lose...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications October 9th, 2013, 22:03
Replies: 1,012
Views: 784,797
Posted By ILLusion
It's CNC aircraft aluminum (I believe 6061). The...

It's CNC aircraft aluminum (I believe 6061). The rough finish is part of the finishing process. It's either acid etched or sand blasted.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications October 9th, 2013, 17:44
Replies: 13
Views: 8,373
Posted By ILLusion
He's asking about G&P, which is a different...

He's asking about G&P, which is a different system from VFC.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications October 9th, 2013, 17:44
Replies: 13
Views: 8,373
Posted By ILLusion
Yes, there is. I have a few in stock. Hit me by...

Yes, there is. I have a few in stock. Hit me by PM. If you've already done that... in which case, I'm sorry I haven't replied yet. Been extremely busy with work and have been falling behind on...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications October 9th, 2013, 17:39
Replies: 1,012
Views: 784,797
Posted By ILLusion
I just got a bunch of these Guns Modify G17...

I just got a bunch of these Guns Modify G17 nozzles in stock as well. Haven't tried installing any yet, but if they're anything like their nozzle for the MP7, I'd say these are really solid.
Forum: Doctor's Corner October 9th, 2013, 17:37
Replies: 1
Views: 1,429
Posted By ILLusion
Sounds like you're having an issue with your...

Sounds like you're having an issue with your valve knocker. Can't say for certain what the exact problem is, without seeing the gun in person.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications October 5th, 2013, 14:19
Replies: 1,948
Views: 1,108,314
Posted By ILLusion
They work.... for the most part. Till they...

They work.... for the most part. Till they break, that is.

All of the Marui-compatible metal loading nozzles I've seen were extremely brittle. Die-cast metal is the worst possible material...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion October 3rd, 2013, 00:14
Replies: 14
Views: 5,757
Posted By ILLusion
It's not a limited run item. It's a regular...

It's not a limited run item. It's a regular production model. Tokyo Marui is not known to run limited edition runs.

If I were you, and wanted full metal on a budget but also wanted full metal, I...
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