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Forum: Upgrades & Modifications June 20th, 2015, 22:50
Replies: 1
Views: 1,242
Posted By Dimitri
Prometheus Barrel tight

So I got a Prometheus barrel today, for my CA G3.

It's about 4 thou too large on the outer diameter to fit smoothly down the bore of the outer barrel.

I was wondering what you guys thought...
Forum: Gear Discussion January 3rd, 2014, 20:32
Replies: 3
Views: 1,993
Posted By Dimitri
Just make sure you wipe out ALL previous Prolific...

Just make sure you wipe out ALL previous Prolific Drivers from your PC, I actually had to do a system restore to get 3.2.0.0 working in the end to erase all the installed drivers I had tried to that...
Forum: Gear Discussion January 3rd, 2014, 20:18
Replies: 3
Views: 1,993
Posted By Dimitri
Puxing 888K Radios ...

So I ordered and then picked up 3 Puxing 888K's from North Trail Sports yesterday.

I know there have been a lot of threads in the past about issues programming them, and I went through quite my...
Forum: Gear Discussion December 24th, 2013, 17:19
Replies: 10
Views: 2,943
Posted By Dimitri
All meat diet is effectively a Atkins diet,...

All meat diet is effectively a Atkins diet, you'll end up losing weight.

Dimitri
Forum: General December 15th, 2013, 23:01
Replies: 179
Views: 32,203
Posted By Dimitri
He probably has to rest that gun on the piece of...

He probably has to rest that gun on the piece of plywood not for stability while shooting but due to the weight he can't keep the gun in the air.

Give me a LMG any day if that was the case. :p
...
Forum: Gear Discussion December 15th, 2013, 22:56
Replies: 11
Views: 2,531
Posted By Dimitri
Your radio looked well protected from the...

Your radio looked well protected from the elements in the pouch.

You are from Orangeville? Long ride in the storm.

Dimitri
Forum: Gear Discussion December 15th, 2013, 20:19
Replies: 11
Views: 2,531
Posted By Dimitri
I should do some shopping on taobao ......

I should do some shopping on taobao ... girlfriend is heading to China for a month.

Any ideas? :p

Dimitri
Forum: General December 15th, 2013, 12:45
Replies: 179
Views: 32,203
Posted By Dimitri
Nah, GBB rifles are the loser, at $50-70 a piece....

Nah, GBB rifles are the loser, at $50-70 a piece. For every BB they carry it's about a two bucks.

The LMG gunner, is only paying about a buck a BB, like a lot of other AEG users.
For example...
Forum: Gear Discussion December 14th, 2013, 22:46
Replies: 11
Views: 2,531
Posted By Dimitri
Thank you, I met a guy at UA today who runs...

Thank you,

I met a guy at UA today who runs his in a flash bang pouch that seems to secure it well as well. Also got to see his 888 and didn't realize how small it was, thought it was bigger based...
Forum: Gear Discussion December 14th, 2013, 10:08
Replies: 11
Views: 2,531
Posted By Dimitri
Puxing 888 Radios

So I just pre-ordered 3 Puxing radios from North Trail Sports.

I was wondering if you had any advice on a pouch that fits them nicely?

Dimitri
Forum: General December 14th, 2013, 01:50
Replies: 179
Views: 32,203
Posted By Dimitri
Ask the Belgian SF who went to Iraq with them...

Ask the Belgian SF who went to Iraq with them back in 1991.

Or the other half a dozen European nations to issue them to military units that went on to be part of the Global war on Terror (mainly...
Forum: General December 14th, 2013, 00:15
Replies: 179
Views: 32,203
Posted By Dimitri
It is your system, seeing as everyone else seems...

It is your system, seeing as everyone else seems to like real cap and ammo limits.

Not arbitrary capacity limits based out of nothing.

Dimitri
Forum: General December 13th, 2013, 21:13
Replies: 179
Views: 32,203
Posted By Dimitri
Not really. That means every MBR of the...

Not really.

That means every MBR of the world, now can carry a extra 10 BB's from "real cap".

It also means that PDW's like say the P90, now do not get their "real life" intended purpose, of...
Forum: Newbie Tank December 13th, 2013, 10:31
Replies: 25
Views: 4,238
Posted By Dimitri
Careful with gun size, a gun you may want to buy,...

Careful with gun size, a gun you may want to buy, based on looks may end up feeling useless to you where you play.

Don't get me wrong, you can work around your guns length but eventually you'll...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications December 13th, 2013, 10:21
Replies: 21
Views: 3,246
Posted By Dimitri
The spring worked and I gamed with it yesterday. ...

The spring worked and I gamed with it yesterday.

Dimitri
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications December 12th, 2013, 13:44
Replies: 21
Views: 3,246
Posted By Dimitri
I'll find out in a few hours, will head to UA and...

I'll find out in a few hours, will head to UA and get it chrono'ed.

The spring felt weaker then the stock spring in the SIG when I had them both out in my hands.

I am going to hope for the...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications December 12th, 2013, 13:11
Replies: 21
Views: 3,246
Posted By Dimitri
Must have been because the G3 was the first time...

Must have been because the G3 was the first time I opened up a gearbox then. :)

Dimitri
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications December 12th, 2013, 08:09
Replies: 21
Views: 3,246
Posted By Dimitri
Heh, I find the hardest part is putting back the...

Heh, I find the hardest part is putting back the trigger with it's spring while holding down the cylinder, spring guide and the gear box half.

The Version 3 can be tightened nearly all the way up...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications December 11th, 2013, 21:33
Replies: 21
Views: 3,246
Posted By Dimitri
Interesting, thanks for the insight. By the...

Interesting, thanks for the insight.

By the way, the Version 3 gearbox involved less swearing then the Version 2 of my G3 to swap the spring. I am either learning, or the Version 3 gearbox is...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications December 11th, 2013, 18:48
Replies: 21
Views: 3,246
Posted By Dimitri
I picked up a Element M95 from Toronto Airsoft on...

I picked up a Element M95 from Toronto Airsoft on the way home today, will install it in the Sig-552 tonight and hope for the best.

Dimitri
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications December 11th, 2013, 10:00
Replies: 21
Views: 3,246
Posted By Dimitri
Mainly to increase it's max effective range. ...

Mainly to increase it's max effective range.

Velocity is secondary to accuracy. It depends the route I take.

Depends what route I take with it,

Either up the velocity while using heavier...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications December 10th, 2013, 21:53
Replies: 21
Views: 3,246
Posted By Dimitri
I realized my SIG-552 needs a lipo battery and...

I realized my SIG-552 needs a lipo battery and the mini I have kicking around wont fit.

I think I'll just pick up a M100 spring when I get the battery and leave my G3 UA legal as a back up, until...
Forum: Newbie Tank December 10th, 2013, 20:37
Replies: 14
Views: 3,334
Posted By Dimitri
I'm 26 and have yet to get verified. I should...

I'm 26 and have yet to get verified. I should also do that soon ... maybe in the new year. :p

Dimitri
Forum: General December 10th, 2013, 17:59
Replies: 179
Views: 32,203
Posted By Dimitri
AFAIK Low Caps refer to the original size of...

AFAIK Low Caps refer to the original size of spring fed magazines that TM etc produce.

Typically these are all 40-80 BB's.

AK47 - 70rd
AK74 - 74rd
AUG - 80rd
AR - 68rd
G3 - 70rd
G36 - 50rd
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications December 9th, 2013, 22:10
Replies: 21
Views: 3,246
Posted By Dimitri
Interesting, thanks for the tip! Dimitri

Interesting, thanks for the tip!

Dimitri
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications December 9th, 2013, 21:37
Replies: 21
Views: 3,246
Posted By Dimitri
It is indeed the stock spring that came with the...

It is indeed the stock spring that came with the CA G3 in a bag separate from the gun due to the upgraded spring installed for Customs purposes.

However, in the G3 it's shooting at 350fps based on...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications December 9th, 2013, 16:09
Replies: 21
Views: 3,246
Posted By Dimitri
Very true about fps differences, but like when I...

Very true about fps differences, but like when I switched the spring on the G3 I don't have a chrony so will have to let UA test it afterwards.

Dimitri
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications December 9th, 2013, 13:47
Replies: 21
Views: 3,246
Posted By Dimitri
Spring differences

From what I can gather the spring in say my Ver 2 G3 gearbox and the spring in the Ver 3 SIG-552 gearbox are the same?

I can swap out the lower one that came with my G3 and put it into the SIG's...
Forum: General December 9th, 2013, 11:48
Replies: 19
Views: 4,026
Posted By Dimitri
Wife this year skipped the pretense of shopping...

Wife this year skipped the pretense of shopping for my gift like last year's 1911 and told me to get what I wanted.

So while buying her gifts, I went to Airsoft Depot as I was near by and picked...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion October 28th, 2013, 20:41
Replies: 1,167
Views: 553,058
Posted By Dimitri
I want! Dimitri

I want!

Dimitri
Forum: Name this Continent... ASIA! October 28th, 2013, 20:37
Replies: 38
Views: 13,694
Posted By Dimitri
The girlfriend/wide/commonlaw/betterhalf has...

The girlfriend/wide/commonlaw/betterhalf has family in China, if I decide to order anything I'm sure it can be arranged. :D

The bigger problem is my toddler level Mandarin skills, she's a angel,...
Forum: Name this Continent... ASIA! October 27th, 2013, 22:27
Replies: 38
Views: 13,694
Posted By Dimitri
Link? Dimitri

Link?

Dimitri
Forum: General April 9th, 2013, 23:22
Replies: 67
Views: 13,255
Posted By Dimitri
You mean the Frog Lube video? It's...

You mean the Frog Lube video?

It's supposedly a "CLP" ... "Cleaner Lubricant Protectant". I don't see it doing the "C" well in the video, (heck the guy recommends using something else too) so I...
Forum: Newbie Tank April 6th, 2013, 20:54
Replies: 29
Views: 9,043
Posted By Dimitri
Many countries have used tape on their foregrips...

Many countries have used tape on their foregrips to identify what side they are fighting with, especially in civil war like situations where both sides are wearing similar (or the exact same)...
Forum: General April 6th, 2013, 16:55
Replies: 7
Views: 4,747
Posted By Dimitri
While true, and for people like both you and I,...

While true, and for people like both you and I, we know this as we learned this in industry. Others have not had that opportunity to learn.

The reason that WD40 is not good for rubber is the...
Forum: General April 6th, 2013, 16:04
Replies: 7
Views: 4,747
Posted By Dimitri
51% of WD40 is Turpentine/White Spirit/naphtha...

51% of WD40 is Turpentine/White Spirit/naphtha (or what ever you want to call it).
20% is made up of alkanes. The long carbon chains (longer then Gasolines C8H18), which cannot absorb water, and...
Forum: General April 4th, 2013, 18:14
Replies: 67
Views: 13,255
Posted By Dimitri
I've been using a single 400g tube of Shell...

I've been using a single 400g tube of Shell Darina XL for years, on my SAI M1A and FN49 after asking Shell directly what grease to use in a semi-automatic firearm. Holds up well so far. For like $4 a...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion March 26th, 2013, 17:46
Replies: 5
Views: 1,263
Posted By Dimitri
Load them for a while ... disregard the 4 second...

Load them for a while ... disregard the 4 second thing KJW says.

Trust me I had the same issue. :(

Dimitri
Forum: Newbie Tank March 23rd, 2013, 12:04
Replies: 53
Views: 13,995
Posted By Dimitri
Careful, that is illegal you need export...

Careful, that is illegal you need export paperwork from the State Department to export firearms from the US.

If you get caught doing that on the American side of the boarder, well we'll see you in...
Forum: Newbie Tank March 21st, 2013, 16:27
Replies: 16
Views: 2,791
Posted By Dimitri
Nope, it's been this way since at least 2006...

Nope, it's been this way since at least 2006 unless you were already a established customer with "significant" sales, except their method of determining significant sales makes no sense to any one...
Forum: Newbie Tank March 21st, 2013, 16:10
Replies: 36
Views: 5,763
Posted By Dimitri
Steve, That is beyond creepy. Dimitri

Steve,

That is beyond creepy.

Dimitri
Forum: Reviews March 20th, 2013, 20:50
Replies: 0
Views: 2,889
Posted By Dimitri
Illusion Kinetics Fixed 1911 Barrel in a KJW!

Yes that is no typo, I decided to upgrade the KJW Les Baer/MEU that was gifted to me for Christmas ...

http://i35.photobucket.com/albums/d178/Dimitrios2/120820123471.jpg

It's a $210 pistol from...
Forum: Airsoft Media March 16th, 2013, 20:29
Replies: 820
Views: 534,037
Posted By Dimitri
So I went to TAC13 ... Can this get any...

So I went to TAC13 ...

Can this get any longer ...

http://i35.photobucket.com/albums/d178/Dimitrios2/031620133861_zpsddb00ec1.jpg

Or wait it can ... if I extend the stock ... :eek:

Dimitri
Forum: General March 16th, 2013, 16:45
Replies: 27
Views: 5,269
Posted By Dimitri
Your right they are not, which is why being...

Your right they are not, which is why being helpful when they ask questions is a good thing. And knowing what to answer when they start asking questions to make them happy is important. ;)

Dimitri
Forum: General March 16th, 2013, 16:30
Replies: 27
Views: 5,269
Posted By Dimitri
Customs can take forever with gun parts. It's a...

Customs can take forever with gun parts. It's a waiting game don't panic yet. and I've never personally had a problem with gun parts from anywhere in the world, including my Rifle Grenade adaptor for...
Forum: Gear Discussion March 14th, 2013, 01:01
Replies: 24
Views: 4,096
Posted By Dimitri
That makes zero sense, you do those changes by...

That makes zero sense, you do those changes by changing battery chemistry, and you'd have to change it rather radically to go from short duration bursts and long duration low power.

The fact is...
Forum: General March 13th, 2013, 18:23
Replies: 146
Views: 34,283
Posted By Dimitri
No, but at the same time, it is legal to serve...

No, but at the same time, it is legal to serve your underage child alcohol. So you end up with legal grey zones.

Like pellet guns, (and airsoft in many stores), a kid may not be able to buy it,...
Forum: General March 13th, 2013, 07:59
Replies: 27
Views: 5,269
Posted By Dimitri
No, but remember since that is for a prohibited...

No, but remember since that is for a prohibited firearm (according to Canadian law), you might be required to provide proof you have a law abiding reason to own it.
...
Forum: General March 13th, 2013, 07:53
Replies: 6
Views: 1,770
Posted By Dimitri
I managed to do the exact same thing, it sucks...

I managed to do the exact same thing, it sucks doesn't it?

But believe me when you get your new magazines you'll be more careful after that!

Dimitri
Forum: General March 13th, 2013, 07:51
Replies: 146
Views: 34,283
Posted By Dimitri
Pretty much. It's like age prohibitions on...

Pretty much.

It's like age prohibitions on alcohol and cigarettes, when you were a teen, did you noticed that they really worked. ;)

Dimitri
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