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Forum: General February 13th, 2016, 18:58
Replies: 9
Views: 2,557
Posted By The Saint
The CFP was incredibly accommodating in that...

The CFP was incredibly accommodating in that regard, right up to the top. They knew exactly what I was going to do with my research (I told them) and they basically said "since the law supports...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion February 3rd, 2016, 20:57
Replies: 11
Views: 2,457
Posted By The Saint
There are two versions of that gun. Using ehobby...

There are two versions of that gun. Using ehobby prices, the top end model's $1,800USD, and the "economy" model is $860USD. Milsig is selling the $860USD version at $1,700CAD.
Forum: General February 1st, 2016, 06:47
Replies: 137
Views: 22,038
Posted By The Saint
Oops.

Oops.
Forum: General January 10th, 2016, 13:01
Replies: 137
Views: 22,038
Posted By The Saint
I thought Will's no-contact thing was a condition...

I thought Will's no-contact thing was a condition of his two years less a day?
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion November 24th, 2015, 17:24
Replies: 42
Views: 9,203
Posted By The Saint
Spoon functions as part of the safety. ...

Spoon functions as part of the safety.

https://www.reddit.com/r/airsoft/comments/3u40dv/new_airsoft_innovations_grenade_the_cyclone/
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion November 21st, 2015, 14:05
Replies: 5
Views: 2,289
Posted By The Saint
Good job TM, right on the money for Canada. ...

Good job TM, right on the money for Canada.

GHK master race.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 5th, 2015, 14:13
Replies: 16
Views: 3,038
Posted By The Saint
This is correct, some people today didn't...

This is correct, some people today didn't experience or have forgotten about those days.

The only benefit I can see in having a BFL, WRT importing GBB pistols, is leveraging practical experience...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 4th, 2015, 17:28
Replies: 16
Views: 3,038
Posted By The Saint
You are wrong about that.

You are wrong about that.
Forum: Newbie Tank January 8th, 2015, 18:54
Replies: 24
Views: 5,307
Posted By The Saint
I'll give Harbinger a poke. Edit/Update:...

I'll give Harbinger a poke.

Edit/Update: Sorry man, no go. Harbinger asked to be removed from the AV list a while ago, it simply hasn't been actioned. I also know Tankdude's too busy these days to...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion December 2nd, 2014, 21:02
Replies: 24
Views: 7,934
Posted By The Saint
I imagine it'd feel pretty similar to the C7 SAT....

I imagine it'd feel pretty similar to the C7 SAT. And cheaper than simunition, if you guys want to go there.

I'm hoping to get a GHK next year as well. Seeing which shop will let me trade the...
Forum: General November 18th, 2014, 16:09
Replies: 204
Views: 62,390
Posted By The Saint
Yeah, I am. I didn't initially believe the RCMP....

Yeah, I am. I didn't initially believe the RCMP. It was too simple, too perfect, and it made us look like a bunch of idiots in terms of how wrong we were in our understanding of the law.

Well,...
Forum: General November 17th, 2014, 19:30
Replies: 204
Views: 62,390
Posted By The Saint
Heh. If you're trying to suggest I'm ignoring...

Heh. If you're trying to suggest I'm ignoring what or how the RCMP does things, or that I'm burying my head in the sand, you're sorely mistaken.

Context, I spent two years working on an academic...
Forum: General November 17th, 2014, 14:30
Replies: 204
Views: 62,390
Posted By The Saint
Is that what you're worried about? The RCMP? ...

Is that what you're worried about? The RCMP?

Stop worrying.

I know for a fact that the RCMP distinguishes between legitimate, range-tag activity involving pneumatic arms and robbing a bank...
Forum: Reviews July 14th, 2010, 20:55
Replies: 6
Views: 2,763
Posted By The Saint
RS didn't change the cylinder head, but they did...

RS didn't change the cylinder head, but they did replace the polycarbonate piston head with an aluminum one. The RS piston head is generic AEG spec, not proprietary.

In any case, there has been...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications June 24th, 2010, 12:01
Replies: 13
Views: 4,952
Posted By The Saint
I've thought about doing something similar (CTR...

I've thought about doing something similar (CTR stock), and the only way I can figure is to completely replace the hinged portion of the stock assembly with a CNC'd metal piece threaded for a real...
Forum: General June 17th, 2010, 15:25
Replies: 73
Views: 22,129
Posted By The Saint
Anyone going that's driving up from, by or near...

Anyone going that's driving up from, by or near KW? Will chip in for gas and caffeine.
Forum: Newbie Tank May 15th, 2010, 11:21
Replies: 8
Views: 2,721
Posted By The Saint
I don't have a problem with my green labels as...

I don't have a problem with my green labels as long as I don't use Madbull BBs in them. I think Hitman is overstating their problems.

The green label are no worse or better than any plastic...
Forum: Newbie Tank May 14th, 2010, 21:53
Replies: 41
Views: 13,331
Posted By The Saint
A synthetic training hand-and-a-half? I'm there! ...

A synthetic training hand-and-a-half? I'm there!

There are a number of existing thread on this topic. Generally speaking, this is airsoft. We have guns for a reason. Rubber knives are often...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion May 14th, 2010, 15:13
Replies: 59
Views: 15,637
Posted By The Saint
Indeed, this really isn't a legal issue. I...

Indeed, this really isn't a legal issue.

I think a good way of summing things up would be: You might be able to gun-proof some kids, but you can't kids-proof all guns. Trying to invent kids-proof...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion May 14th, 2010, 15:03
Replies: 59
Views: 15,637
Posted By The Saint
What do you mean "deteriorate into a discussion...

What do you mean "deteriorate into a discussion about laws"? How is the thread negatively affected by setting the legal record straight?

And you're doing this with a better-than-thou attitude, no...
Forum: Gear Discussion May 13th, 2010, 20:22
Replies: 36
Views: 8,085
Posted By The Saint
If you choose not to do leather, I'd recommend:...

If you choose not to do leather, I'd recommend: http://www.specopsbrand.com/Categories.asp?CatID=11

Me and Bean both picked one up at Shot and we're quite happy with it.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion May 13th, 2010, 16:39
Replies: 59
Views: 15,637
Posted By The Saint
The idea that flashy colours and transparency can...

The idea that flashy colours and transparency can somehow lower the bar of age and suitability is silly. This is inherent contrary to the responsible practice of carefully screening minors for the...
Forum: Newbie Tank May 13th, 2010, 12:21
Replies: 47
Views: 18,276
Posted By The Saint
Warm weather making AEGs shoot slightly hotter?...

Warm weather making AEGs shoot slightly hotter? Sure, when compared to freezing weather.

Temperature will affect FPS on an AEG, but it has nothing to do with warm weather. Cold weather (read:...
Forum: Gear Discussion May 12th, 2010, 12:56
Replies: 36
Views: 11,029
Posted By The Saint
It looks RG to me as well. My CamelBak in RG is...

It looks RG to me as well. My CamelBak in RG is basically grey in most lighting conditions.

Of course, real grey gear would also be quite cool.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion May 10th, 2010, 02:48
Replies: 15
Views: 4,652
Posted By The Saint
Maybe it'll be wise to prune the thread back to...

Maybe it'll be wise to prune the thread back to T7's post and get it back to talking about guns.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion May 10th, 2010, 02:33
Replies: 15
Views: 4,652
Posted By The Saint
Actually, Canadian legal is not just a marketing...

Actually, Canadian legal is not just a marketing term. Selling prohibited devices is quite illegal (falls under trafficking arms in the Criminal Code), and buying them is not that stellar either...
Forum: Gear Discussion May 5th, 2010, 13:48
Replies: 16
Views: 6,676
Posted By The Saint
I run 8 shingles on the front, 4 across and 2...

I run 8 shingles on the front, 4 across and 2 deep. On each flank are 2 double M4 pouches (4 total) I use as hold-whatever pouches, with a dump pouch on my left. This lets me run 10 locaps with a lot...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion May 2nd, 2010, 13:13
Replies: 18
Views: 7,478
Posted By The Saint
http://www.arniesairsoft.co.uk/forums/index.php?sh...

http://www.arniesairsoft.co.uk/forums/index.php?showtopic=183135&st=0
Forum: General May 2nd, 2010, 02:51
Replies: 34
Views: 9,025
Posted By The Saint
There are people who find 100' to be perfectly...

There are people who find 100' to be perfectly acceptable pistol range.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion May 2nd, 2010, 02:47
Replies: 18
Views: 7,478
Posted By The Saint
The above images are from the RS 2010 catalog....

The above images are from the RS 2010 catalog. It's available online in its complete form.

RS has been very tight lipped about the GBBRs. However, enough has been said that I think there is next...
Forum: Reviews May 1st, 2010, 20:06
Replies: 74
Views: 61,135
Posted By The Saint
Yes, not sure could possibly change that....

Yes, not sure could possibly change that. Magazine support for a platform is usually pretty hard set, and nothing short of a major structural mod (i.e. lower swap or magwell swap) would change that. ...
Forum: General April 30th, 2010, 18:16
Replies: 36
Views: 9,206
Posted By The Saint
All I can say is that there are Canadian...

All I can say is that there are Canadian businesses out there doing their best to provide a fair price. Given some of the outrageous prices in the past, and the pretty dramatic general decreases in...
Forum: General April 30th, 2010, 17:57
Replies: 36
Views: 9,206
Posted By The Saint
That's what they found their best market to be,...

That's what they found their best market to be, though. In a lot of ways, it's like CAS is selling clones. Only in this case, CAS is taking a non-clone brand (G&G) and watering it down to be about as...
Forum: General April 30th, 2010, 17:40
Replies: 36
Views: 9,206
Posted By The Saint
I don't know where you're getting this "and only"...

I don't know where you're getting this "and only" thing from. I would not be surprised if all 5 existing Canadian distributors are doing legal opaque airsoft guns by this time next year.

Of...
Forum: General April 30th, 2010, 17:16
Replies: 36
Views: 9,206
Posted By The Saint
I'll freely admit the idea of American...

I'll freely admit the idea of American competition is an unappealing concept, but that's true for any industry. They have a population of 300 million, we have a population of 34 million. All else...
Forum: General April 30th, 2010, 17:07
Replies: 36
Views: 9,206
Posted By The Saint
This is about distributors, not retailers.

This is about distributors, not retailers.
Forum: General April 30th, 2010, 17:01
Replies: 36
Views: 9,206
Posted By The Saint
What makes you think a foreign company with even...

What makes you think a foreign company with even less stake in a sustainable Canadian market/community would do better?

There are currently 5 Canadian distributors, basically all with close ties...
Forum: General April 30th, 2010, 16:11
Replies: 36
Views: 9,206
Posted By The Saint
No offence, but I'd say Canadians are better...

No offence, but I'd say Canadians are better served by Canadian distributors. It's something of a matter of national pride, and keeping our dollars at home.
Forum: General April 29th, 2010, 20:00
Replies: 72
Views: 23,614
Posted By The Saint
What secret? There's a very long and in-depth...

What secret? There's a very long and in-depth description in the AV Section of my findings, available for anyone with AV'd status to see and use.

You're the one who's putting forth an alternate...
Forum: General April 29th, 2010, 19:20
Replies: 72
Views: 23,614
Posted By The Saint
What?

What?
Forum: General April 29th, 2010, 17:34
Replies: 72
Views: 23,614
Posted By The Saint
I prefer the term "don't push our luck". We...

I prefer the term "don't push our luck".

We are currently in a position that's better than we've ever been in since 1997. For the first time, the legal opaque airsoft businesses and the law are...
Forum: General April 29th, 2010, 17:14
Replies: 72
Views: 23,614
Posted By The Saint
That argument would require a level of...

That argument would require a level of cooperation from the authority and census among the authority that isn't feasible at the moment.
Forum: General April 29th, 2010, 17:01
Replies: 72
Views: 23,614
Posted By The Saint
Provided the post-import 'customizations' is...

Provided the post-import 'customizations' is non-permanent, yes.
Forum: General April 29th, 2010, 16:29
Replies: 72
Views: 23,614
Posted By The Saint
You have a car. It is fully working and...

You have a car.

It is fully working and therefore classified as a car.

You take the wheels off, but the change is not permanent, so it's still classified as a car. You can always put the wheels...
Forum: General April 29th, 2010, 15:44
Replies: 72
Views: 23,614
Posted By The Saint
You're putting the cart before the horse. ...

You're putting the cart before the horse.

In order for anything to be imported into Canada, it has to be classified as a particular type of goods. The classification is done based on the...
Forum: General April 29th, 2010, 13:13
Replies: 72
Views: 23,614
Posted By The Saint
Let's see now.... Interviews with Canadian...

Let's see now....
Interviews with Canadian Firearms Program, check.
Consultation with CBSA, check.
Lived, breathed and dreamed Criminal Code and Firearms Act for 2 years, check.
Graduate paper...
Forum: General April 28th, 2010, 17:57
Replies: 72
Views: 23,614
Posted By The Saint
On a case-by-case basis and it has nothing to do...

On a case-by-case basis and it has nothing to do with the Firearms Act.



Please stop, you're dispensing misinformation.
Forum: Newbie Tank April 28th, 2010, 13:52
Replies: 41
Views: 12,066
Posted By The Saint
Yes and yes. Spectre features removable mask...

Yes and yes. Spectre features removable mask portion and is one of the most popular goggle systems for airsoft.
Forum: Doctor's Corner April 27th, 2010, 23:44
Replies: 3
Views: 1,931
Posted By The Saint
Put your mag into the gun, grab a hold of the...

Put your mag into the gun, grab a hold of the mag, push it firmly up into the gun and hold it there. And if there's any looseness front to back, push your mag forward as well. Test fire. Does it...
Forum: General April 27th, 2010, 20:24
Replies: 72
Views: 23,614
Posted By The Saint
What people want is for airsoft to be legal. The...

What people want is for airsoft to be legal. The current law's interpretation and implementation now supports that, well, maybe except for pistols.

To introduce licensing for airsoft would...
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