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Forum: Accessories Discussion February 18th, 2015, 17:45
Replies: 14
Views: 5,591
Posted By Basic-Wedge
I've had three WE M16/M4s, and not one of them...

I've had three WE M16/M4s, and not one of them has had even the slightest problem with the stock WE bolt. The most I've ever felt inclined to do is polish the forward portion, so people could see it...
Forum: Gear Discussion February 15th, 2015, 12:43
Replies: 7
Views: 2,449
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Our team uses these grenades during our annual...

Our team uses these grenades during our annual trip to Operation East Wind in the States. If there's a Canadian vendor, they'd be worth searching out. These grenades add a phenomenal amount of...
Forum: Vietnam February 15th, 2015, 12:38
Replies: 6
Views: 5,558
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Thanks for the inspiration. Our team is...

Thanks for the inspiration.

Our team is getting interested in VN themed games. We're fortunate that another group, here in Manitoba, has been laying the groundwork for the past couple of years now.
Forum: General February 8th, 2015, 20:17
Replies: 19
Views: 7,833
Posted By Basic-Wedge
I attended Operation East Wind in 2013, and I'll...

I attended Operation East Wind in 2013, and I'll be there again in 2015 for this final go around. I'll take plenty of photos, so stay tuned for those.

What comes after East Wind?

Our team is...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications January 21st, 2014, 23:10
Replies: 10
Views: 3,318
Posted By Basic-Wedge
You probably want to avoid that RA-Tech aluminum...

You probably want to avoid that RA-Tech aluminum nozzle - users report wide fluctuations in fps while using it.
Forum: Reviews October 14th, 2013, 20:50
Replies: 17
Views: 8,944
Posted By Basic-Wedge
If G&G had used the C7A2 stock instead, they...

If G&G had used the C7A2 stock instead, they could've saved themselves a lot of grief. I commend them for doing what appears to be a nice job on the Tri-ad rail. Again, it would look more accurate on...
Forum: General October 9th, 2013, 21:26
Replies: 131
Views: 85,437
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Well, that didn't take long. :(

Well, that didn't take long. :(
Forum: General October 9th, 2013, 09:50
Replies: 131
Views: 85,437
Posted By Basic-Wedge
The team I play on, the South Manitoba Rifles,...

The team I play on, the South Manitoba Rifles, strives for an equal balance between "mil-sim styled airsoft" and "military re-enactment". We believe those two components, in proper balance, make a...
Forum: Doctor's Corner September 22nd, 2013, 09:45
Replies: 12
Views: 6,104
Posted By Basic-Wedge
As soon as I started using GBBs I saw that a...

As soon as I started using GBBs I saw that a valve tool would be a smart investment.
Forum: Canadian August 19th, 2013, 13:31
Replies: 20
Views: 12,568
Posted By Basic-Wedge
I'm sure he means airsofters. Members of the...

I'm sure he means airsofters. Members of the Canadian Forces always display the national flag on their combat uniforms.
Forum: Canadian August 18th, 2013, 12:24
Replies: 20
Views: 12,568
Posted By Basic-Wedge
From the many photos and videos I've seen from...

From the many photos and videos I've seen from Sweden, it seems U.S. Woodland camo is a popular choice. It's a bit "old school" these days, but I've always believed Woodland was an ideal pattern for...
Forum: Gear Discussion August 18th, 2013, 12:09
Replies: 23
Views: 13,255
Posted By Basic-Wedge
I always thought the British Army rocked a solid...

I always thought the British Army rocked a solid look when they wore OD pants with a DPM smock. The Canadian Airborne Regiment was similar with OD pants and their unique "DPM" inspired pattern.
Forum: Canadian August 15th, 2013, 13:37
Replies: 20
Views: 12,568
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Your load out is great, but the dog is all wrong...

Your load out is great, but the dog is all wrong - you need to get yourselves a sled dog. LOL

BTW, I used to be on a team that did a Swedish impression. I miss the M90 camouflage. :(
Forum: Canadian August 13th, 2013, 14:28
Replies: 53
Views: 34,643
Posted By Basic-Wedge
I'd like it if G&G offered their Triad rail as a...

I'd like it if G&G offered their Triad rail as a separate accessory. Real items are rare and expensive.
Forum: Accessories Discussion August 8th, 2013, 17:27
Replies: 18
Views: 5,038
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Get whatever you like, just be sure it runs on AA...

Get whatever you like, just be sure it runs on AA or AAA batteries, otherwise you'll end up paying more for obscure types of batteries than you will for the sight itself!
Forum: USA August 7th, 2013, 20:56
Replies: 9
Views: 7,507
Posted By Basic-Wedge
I certainly admire the effort you put into your...

I certainly admire the effort you put into your representations.
Forum: General July 30th, 2013, 09:41
Replies: 179
Views: 37,911
Posted By Basic-Wedge
I absolutely hope so! I understand why...

I absolutely hope so!

I understand why youths like AEGs, but older players should see the realism of of a gas gun as a huge plus.
Forum: Accessories Discussion July 25th, 2013, 15:01
Replies: 4
Views: 2,205
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Site says aluminum of construction.

Site says aluminum of construction.
Forum: General July 11th, 2013, 10:21
Replies: 7
Views: 3,013
Posted By Basic-Wedge
There is for sure no other experience like East...

There is for sure no other experience like East Wind anywhere else in airsoft. You step out of your section's tent in the morning and see a field full of military vehicles. That is mil-sim!
Forum: Reviews July 4th, 2013, 20:49
Replies: 28
Views: 20,123
Posted By Basic-Wedge
He probably does know about that thread... he...

He probably does know about that thread... he started it.

Get age verified East Berlin, and your access to information will improve substantially.
Forum: Western Europe June 27th, 2013, 10:07
Replies: 308
Views: 336,178
Posted By Basic-Wedge
This thread is probably the most comprehensive...

This thread is probably the most comprehensive listing of M90 resources on the internet. Read it from start to finish and you'll know all there is to know.

M90 is a rare and difficult to obtain...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 15th, 2013, 23:20
Replies: 29
Views: 6,688
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Ah, you've heard this story before... Yes, I...

Ah, you've heard this story before... Yes, I have my RA-Tech dealer on speed dial. Hello Jugglez...
Forum: USA June 15th, 2013, 21:52
Replies: 11
Views: 10,945
Posted By Basic-Wedge
For any airsofter who enjoys that era of military...

For any airsofter who enjoys that era of military history, you absolutely must look into Operation East Wind. http://www.operationeastwind.com/
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 15th, 2013, 21:26
Replies: 29
Views: 6,688
Posted By Basic-Wedge
I remain hopeful. Saving cash now.

I remain hopeful. Saving cash now.
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 3rd, 2013, 21:18
Replies: 22
Views: 4,517
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Ultimately, the sear. A less likely possibility...

Ultimately, the sear. A less likely possibility would be misalignment of the selector switch's shaft as it passes through the trigger block.
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 3rd, 2013, 21:00
Replies: 22
Views: 4,517
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Reading about your rifle's issues, and hearing...

Reading about your rifle's issues, and hearing all the things you've done to find the fault, I'd suggest you look further back for the cause of the problem - particularly in the trigger group.

My...
Forum: General May 23rd, 2013, 12:16
Replies: 6
Views: 2,030
Posted By Basic-Wedge
I wish IPSC could be a lot more welcoming too....

I wish IPSC could be a lot more welcoming too. Our local section wants nothing to do with any airsoft version of practical shooting. I guess they'd rather see the sport die off. :(
Forum: WW1, WW2 May 22nd, 2013, 21:52
Replies: 54
Views: 37,745
Posted By Basic-Wedge
I found this video on YouTube about Germany's...

I found this video on YouTube about Germany's parachute units during the latter parts of WWII, and immediately thought of you guys:

German War Files - Green Devils (elite paratroopers) '42 - '45 -...
Forum: WW1, WW2 May 13th, 2013, 22:43
Replies: 54
Views: 37,745
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Ausgezeichnet!

Ausgezeichnet!
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications May 13th, 2013, 15:42
Replies: 60
Views: 52,279
Posted By Basic-Wedge
From the amount of non-issue kit being rocked by...

From the amount of non-issue kit being rocked by Sgt Adams, I'd guess his CO is a very liberal minded leader. Perhaps some senior members are allowed extra freedoms to experiment with equipment in...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications May 13th, 2013, 12:21
Replies: 60
Views: 52,279
Posted By Basic-Wedge
I keep hearing the CF prohibits personal...

I keep hearing the CF prohibits personal adaptations of issued weapons, but then I see photos, like this:

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8260/8697144004_786ff4ac52_c.jpg

This image was released...
Forum: Reviews May 12th, 2013, 00:04
Replies: 7
Views: 5,106
Posted By Basic-Wedge
For those who don't know, Gen2 WE magazines have...

For those who don't know, Gen2 WE magazines have a fairly large screw located right in the middle of their base. You'd have to slide off the baseplate to see whether its there or not. The Gen2...
Forum: Gear Discussion May 11th, 2013, 23:23
Replies: 34
Views: 6,596
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Finding a good pair of boots isn't the problem -...

Finding a good pair of boots isn't the problem - getting them broken in a couple of weeks is the problem. A full weekend Op in brand new boot, ouch!!!
Forum: Reviews May 11th, 2013, 23:11
Replies: 7
Views: 5,106
Posted By Basic-Wedge
That's not cool at all. :( It's been a year...

That's not cool at all. :(

It's been a year since the Gen2 mags were introduced by WE. I'm surprised any retailer still has them in stock.
Forum: WW1, WW2 May 7th, 2013, 16:13
Replies: 54
Views: 37,745
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Operation Woodsman, eh? I'm the sort who's...

Operation Woodsman, eh?

I'm the sort who's known for attending such events. Let me do some pondering...
Forum: WW1, WW2 May 7th, 2013, 15:48
Replies: 54
Views: 37,745
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Of course, you're right. I've been involved in...

Of course, you're right. I've been involved in the creation of a couple of new teams here, so that is something I can do. I'm committed to my current team, but I'd still like to be a fallschirmjaeger...
Forum: WW1, WW2 May 7th, 2013, 15:34
Replies: 54
Views: 37,745
Posted By Basic-Wedge
This is an amazing theme for your team. If...

This is an amazing theme for your team. If someone around Winnipeg started such a team, I'd get myself a Sturmgewehr or my absolute favorite, the FG-42. Go Luftwaffe!
Forum: General May 4th, 2013, 14:26
Replies: 8
Views: 2,525
Posted By Basic-Wedge
That's just sickening! It says a lot about...

That's just sickening!

It says a lot about airsoft that situations like this are so rare. On the contrary, we hear stories of players going to extreme lengths to return lost kit to its rightful...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion May 4th, 2013, 14:21
Replies: 16
Views: 3,681
Posted By Basic-Wedge
I just participated in Operation East Wind where...

I just participated in Operation East Wind where there were several similar vehicles (FV432, Abbott, M114, Ferrets) in play. Airsofters and military vehicle collectors are a perfect match. :) Enjoy...
Forum: Western Europe May 4th, 2013, 14:10
Replies: 10
Views: 9,012
Posted By Basic-Wedge
There's no way you'd ever want to wear a gas mask...

There's no way you'd ever want to wear a gas mask while playing airsoft. It would be far too hot and uncomfortable, and you certainly wouldn't appreciate the reduced amount of airflow. Do yourself a...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications May 2nd, 2013, 22:09
Replies: 389
Views: 176,211
Posted By Basic-Wedge
I broke a couple of nozzles while testing my...

I broke a couple of nozzles while testing my rifles in sub-zero temperatures. Those are the only two nozzles I've ever broken, and I blame the breaks on the hop-up buckings.

I figure the buckings...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications May 2nd, 2013, 10:11
Replies: 22
Views: 9,319
Posted By Basic-Wedge
That would've had absolutely nothing to do with...

That would've had absolutely nothing to do with the gun barrel. At -7C many components of an airsoft gun will begin to falter, but certainly not the inner barrel. Seriously, think about it.
Forum: Canadian April 26th, 2013, 11:38
Replies: 13
Views: 14,444
Posted By Basic-Wedge
I missed the initial discussion about someone...

I missed the initial discussion about someone offering reproduction TRIADs, but that's something I'd be very interested in getting. :)
Forum: Canadian April 26th, 2013, 11:21
Replies: 43
Views: 32,566
Posted By Basic-Wedge
I realize this is an old thread come back to...

I realize this is an old thread come back to life, but this particular era of Canadian military history is the primary focus of our airsoft team, the South Manitoba Rifles.

For those looking for...
Forum: Accessories Discussion April 23rd, 2013, 22:55
Replies: 15
Views: 3,465
Posted By Basic-Wedge
For the most part, our team's radio communication...

For the most part, our team's radio communication needs are handled by our military surplus 77 sets. From time to time, though, we still use our personal Wouxun tactical radios. Here is a table of...
Forum: Canadian April 5th, 2013, 21:57
Replies: 52
Views: 23,456
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Cadex has an online store now. As far as I can...

Cadex has an online store now. As far as I can see, you could order straight from them. http://cadexdefence.com/store/index.php?route=common/home
Forum: Accessories Discussion April 4th, 2013, 09:50
Replies: 28
Views: 6,010
Posted By Basic-Wedge
That looks like it would be quite suitable for my...

That looks like it would be quite suitable for my Elcan. When will it be available for purchase?
Forum: Newbie Tank April 2nd, 2013, 00:34
Replies: 36
Views: 6,507
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Boourns!

Boourns!
Forum: Newbie Tank April 1st, 2013, 23:48
Replies: 36
Views: 6,507
Posted By Basic-Wedge
Well, this is awkward. :confused:

Well, this is awkward. :confused:
Forum: Gear Discussion March 24th, 2013, 11:27
Replies: 3
Views: 2,110
Posted By Basic-Wedge
A few years ago I ordered a set of equally...

A few years ago I ordered a set of equally difficult to find Swedish M90 from ASMC. Great people to deal with, and shipping to Canada only takes a couple of weeks. TacGear makes great uniforms in a...
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