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Forum: Newbie Tank May 16th, 2010, 16:04
Replies: 3
Views: 1,859
Posted By Acidictadpole
BBs could damage real EOTech stuff too depending...

BBs could damage real EOTech stuff too depending on the weight and power of the shot. The glass isn't super reinforced since it's not there to protect anything, just house the assembly.

I have an...
Forum: General December 26th, 2009, 16:10
Replies: 33
Views: 6,622
Posted By Acidictadpole
Airsoft for Christmas

Did you get something airsoft related for christmas? If so, share it here!

I myself got a 552 Holosight. Can't wait to try it in the field.
Forum: Newbie Tank November 18th, 2009, 01:36
Replies: 16
Views: 3,594
Posted By Acidictadpole
I'm not planning on it for looking cool. I know...

I'm not planning on it for looking cool. I know the reasons for getting a rifle and I think its something I'd like to look more into.

I'm going to try it before buying anything, I'm going to look...
Forum: Newbie Tank November 18th, 2009, 00:41
Replies: 16
Views: 3,594
Posted By Acidictadpole
That's fair advice. But Spring's not till April...

That's fair advice. But Spring's not till April or May anyway :)

Again this is still planning stages. I like the look of the VSR so I'll see if anyone I play with has one or something like it...
Forum: Newbie Tank November 18th, 2009, 00:31
Replies: 16
Views: 3,594
Posted By Acidictadpole
I have an AEG and a GBB. And i've played a few...

I have an AEG and a GBB. And i've played a few times already.

I havent done any outside stuff, but I've always been interested in rifles and sniping. So before Spring comes around where outdoors...
Forum: Newbie Tank November 17th, 2009, 23:37
Replies: 16
Views: 3,594
Posted By Acidictadpole
Starter sniper rifle?

So i'm thinking about getting a sniper rifle for outdoor games for when Spring comes around again. I'm not sure what model to go for, but I'm planning on having it be a gas powered.

Is the gas...
Forum: Newbie Tank November 15th, 2009, 19:58
Replies: 6
Views: 2,525
Posted By Acidictadpole
He's asking what the difference is so he can make...

He's asking what the difference is so he can make the decision himself.

I don't personally know the difference, but this wikipedia article (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glock_pistol) may have what...
Forum: Newbie Tank November 13th, 2009, 11:03
Replies: 41
Views: 8,046
Posted By Acidictadpole
I had a credit card at 15. You can get sponsored...

I had a credit card at 15. You can get sponsored credit cards which are tied into your parents credit accounts. For my parents it was just an extension of themselves so I could purchase things for...
Forum: Newbie Tank November 13th, 2009, 10:42
Replies: 41
Views: 8,046
Posted By Acidictadpole
He's not AV'd so use of an ID was not involved I...

He's not AV'd so use of an ID was not involved I think.


Again, does online ordering have age verification? If so it's probably easily tricked. I wonder whether the perpetrator understands that...
Forum: Newbie Tank November 13th, 2009, 10:39
Replies: 41
Views: 8,046
Posted By Acidictadpole
I don't think their online store has an age...

I don't think their online store has an age check. Much like every other retailer who ships.

And if it does, it's probably easily lied to.
Forum: Newbie Tank November 13th, 2009, 10:00
Replies: 41
Views: 8,046
Posted By Acidictadpole
Cost doesn't always determine the quality of the...

Cost doesn't always determine the quality of the weapon, but rather how much the retailer paid to have it shipped to him.

*Usually* they are correlated, but there's no garantee of that.

So how...
Forum: Doctor's Corner November 12th, 2009, 12:54
Replies: 9
Views: 6,016
Posted By Acidictadpole
Ok cool I was able to get it. It didn't feel...

Ok cool I was able to get it. It didn't feel close to breaking but I understand what you meant.
Forum: Doctor's Corner November 10th, 2009, 18:30
Replies: 9
Views: 6,016
Posted By Acidictadpole
update: So I just need to pull the slide apart...

update:
So I just need to pull the slide apart so that the BBU can slide out downwards?
Forum: Doctor's Corner November 10th, 2009, 16:05
Replies: 9
Views: 6,016
Posted By Acidictadpole
Ok yeah, sorry I meant the blowback, i'll update...

Ok yeah, sorry I meant the blowback, i'll update the OP.

It's the stock slide. And you mean pull them apart into halves? It didn't really look like that was even possible by looking at the slide....
Forum: Doctor's Corner November 10th, 2009, 15:39
Replies: 9
Views: 6,016
Posted By Acidictadpole
Hi-capa 4.3 disassembly issue. {TM}

I'm trying to take apart the 4.3 I have for a good cleaning. I found a guide about it (it did the 5.1, most of the assembly is the same except for what im having trouble with) and in order to remove...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 27th, 2009, 02:11
Replies: 4
Views: 1,560
Posted By Acidictadpole
Age of Majority Discussion...

Age of Majority Discussion (http://www.airsoftcanada.com/forumdisplay.php?f=177) All the reviews are stickied.
Forum: Accessories Discussion October 25th, 2009, 23:26
Replies: 3
Views: 2,131
Posted By Acidictadpole
cool, i'll try and drop by one sometime soon. ...

cool, i'll try and drop by one sometime soon.

Is there a difference between the AI gungas oil and silicone oil that i would spray?
Forum: Accessories Discussion October 25th, 2009, 23:00
Replies: 3
Views: 2,131
Posted By Acidictadpole
Trying to get some silicone oil spray...

For general purpose maintenance of my guns.

I am relatively new so I'm not sure whether I need to have it purchased from an airsoft place that sells it or if I could get it locally at another...
Forum: Doctor's Corner October 24th, 2009, 12:29
Replies: 19
Views: 8,953
Posted By Acidictadpole
It does, mine doesn't seem to work properly...

It does, mine doesn't seem to work properly though.

I've been given instructions on how to fix it but I need to find something I can use to easily get the pin out of the bottom (mini screwdriver...
Forum: Doctor's Corner October 23rd, 2009, 01:29
Replies: 19
Views: 8,953
Posted By Acidictadpole
My Hi-capa is single action. The trigger does one...

My Hi-capa is single action. The trigger does one action, releasing the hammer.

You'll also have to confirm the steps for me as I've not taken a pistol apart before.
Forum: Doctor's Corner October 23rd, 2009, 01:16
Replies: 19
Views: 8,953
Posted By Acidictadpole
Yes it does. The hammer hits down.

Yes it does. The hammer hits down.
Forum: Doctor's Corner October 23rd, 2009, 01:02
Replies: 19
Views: 8,953
Posted By Acidictadpole
Was it really necessary to reply with that? If...

Was it really necessary to reply with that? If that were the case the beaver tail wouldn't be on the gun at all. I don't see a problem with asking for a way to make an intended function, function...
Forum: Doctor's Corner October 22nd, 2009, 22:25
Replies: 19
Views: 8,953
Posted By Acidictadpole
Hmm.. ok. Is there a way to make this...

Hmm.. ok.

Is there a way to make this safety a little more safe? Something I can do to the gun that makes it so the beaver tail provides a much better force to prevent the trigger from being...
Forum: Doctor's Corner October 22nd, 2009, 22:12
Replies: 19
Views: 8,953
Posted By Acidictadpole
TM hi-capa 4.3 beaver tail (grip safety) not working 100%

I got this gun yesterday brand new. The trigger is still pullable if my hand isn't holding down the grip safety. It's harder than if the grip wasn't held, but i dont think it should be possible at...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 20th, 2009, 10:07
Replies: 14
Views: 3,475
Posted By Acidictadpole
Thanks for the response, I'll just assume most of...

Thanks for the response, I'll just assume most of the other people like myself are also on there. I'll watch the OP and if he has access and I don't... I guess i'll know my assumption was wrong...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 19th, 2009, 23:12
Replies: 23
Views: 4,616
Posted By Acidictadpole
That's how it works with the current system...

That's how it works with the current system right? Obviously it would need to be changed. You guys seem to have done a great job with either creating or finding the mod that allows restricting those...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 19th, 2009, 22:11
Replies: 23
Views: 4,616
Posted By Acidictadpole
You got it.

You got it.
Forum: Newbie Tank October 19th, 2009, 19:36
Replies: 10
Views: 3,881
Posted By Acidictadpole
I haven't done any transactions yet but if the...

I haven't done any transactions yet but if the original box isn't available I would try and stick some moulded styrofoam around the muzzle, and then have some packing nuts or something..

To...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 19th, 2009, 19:22
Replies: 22
Views: 5,040
Posted By Acidictadpole
Don't get me wrong, I'm interested in those but I...

Don't get me wrong, I'm interested in those but I don't have access just yet. I can only find out what I can see.

Gotta make do with what I got, and what I got is public sites in canada....
Forum: Newbie Tank October 19th, 2009, 19:01
Replies: 22
Views: 5,040
Posted By Acidictadpole
I *am* looking at canadian websites. They won't...

I *am* looking at canadian websites. They won't be selling the exact same stuff but for accessories and whatnot it's nice to know what my options are.
Forum: Newbie Tank October 19th, 2009, 16:27
Replies: 23
Views: 4,616
Posted By Acidictadpole
Sorry for retorting so strongly if it wasn't...

Sorry for retorting so strongly if it wasn't directed at me. My patience is something I take pride in so when someone questions it I do what I can to defend it.

I understand the trustworthiness...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 19th, 2009, 16:13
Replies: 23
Views: 4,616
Posted By Acidictadpole
I think your misunderstanding my point. I've gone...

I think your misunderstanding my point. I've gone all weekend without being AV'd, and I didn't start this post. I'm happy waiting.

I'm in the business of making computers and procedures more...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 19th, 2009, 15:57
Replies: 23
Views: 4,616
Posted By Acidictadpole
I got mine done on friday also, but one of the...

I got mine done on friday also, but one of the members i talk to says hers took 2 months. That's a little scarey.

Just out of curiosity, what extra steps to verify age do the admins who do the...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 19th, 2009, 10:44
Replies: 22
Views: 5,040
Posted By Acidictadpole
Yeah that's what I'm doing, I'm just looking...

Yeah that's what I'm doing, I'm just looking around right now to compare prices when I finally do have it.

Being patient sucks.
Forum: Newbie Tank October 19th, 2009, 10:22
Replies: 22
Views: 5,040
Posted By Acidictadpole
Ok thanks for clearing that up for me. I'm...

Ok thanks for clearing that up for me. I'm waiting for my AV to take effect on this site (had it done friday evening) and I was looking at getting a GBB to start with. I emailed the guy from...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 19th, 2009, 10:13
Replies: 22
Views: 5,040
Posted By Acidictadpole
Sooo, something like this (shop.ehobbyasia.com)?...

Sooo, something like this (shop.ehobbyasia.com)? (http://shop.ehobbyasia.com/magazines/ares-110rd-magazine-for-ump-aeg.html)
Forum: Newbie Tank October 19th, 2009, 09:55
Replies: 22
Views: 5,040
Posted By Acidictadpole
Sorry for resurrecting this thread, I found the...

Sorry for resurrecting this thread, I found the FAQ about importing but I don't understand the with / without fake cartridges part. Can anyone explain what a fake cartridge is and why it might be...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 17th, 2009, 01:27
Replies: 54
Views: 8,548
Posted By Acidictadpole
So I'm back now from the Toronto meet. Had tons...

So I'm back now from the Toronto meet. Had tons of fun.

I didn't actually use any of my guns. Probably a good thing since I only have a mini AEG, and the other unmentionable guns.

The host...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 16th, 2009, 18:18
Replies: 54
Views: 8,548
Posted By Acidictadpole
They don't mind me using it as long as im not...

They don't mind me using it as long as im not overspending in university. My parents are really good at being leniant but being like windows firewall "Are you sure you want to do this" then i think...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 16th, 2009, 16:53
Replies: 54
Views: 8,548
Posted By Acidictadpole
Hah, yeah they've been very helpful. Just wait...

Hah, yeah they've been very helpful. Just wait till my parents see my credit card bill in the next few months (while at uni they have it viewable on their banking site, i prefer it that way for some...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 16th, 2009, 15:44
Replies: 54
Views: 8,548
Posted By Acidictadpole
I hadn't actually planned on painting it just...

I hadn't actually planned on painting it just yet. I went out and got some half-finger gloves and some eye protection. I'm planning on going to the meet in Toronto tonight.

I have a relatively low...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 15th, 2009, 18:35
Replies: 54
Views: 8,548
Posted By Acidictadpole
Haha, yeah the very nature of the internet.

Haha, yeah the very nature of the internet.
Forum: Newbie Tank October 15th, 2009, 18:08
Replies: 54
Views: 8,548
Posted By Acidictadpole
Yeah I think I get it now, the clip would be used...

Yeah I think I get it now, the clip would be used to keep the ammo together until it is introduced into the magazine (whether the magazine is permanently attached to the gun or removable like a...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 15th, 2009, 18:04
Replies: 54
Views: 8,548
Posted By Acidictadpole
Haha don't worry, it happens to everyone :) ...

Haha don't worry, it happens to everyone :)

Yeah I'll try to remember it but old habits (even wrong habits) die hard.
Forum: Newbie Tank October 15th, 2009, 17:54
Replies: 54
Views: 8,548
Posted By Acidictadpole
Very well, it makes sense also. I will do my best...

Very well, it makes sense also. I will do my best to correct myself before submitting anything with clips in it in the future :)
Forum: Newbie Tank October 15th, 2009, 17:47
Replies: 54
Views: 8,548
Posted By Acidictadpole
Out of curiosity, is this a cultural thing to not...

Out of curiosity, is this a cultural thing to not call them clips? (I know for certain I've heard ammo containment mechanisms being called that before :P) Or is it outright wrong?
Forum: Newbie Tank October 15th, 2009, 17:32
Replies: 54
Views: 8,548
Posted By Acidictadpole
Mags?

Mags?
Forum: Newbie Tank October 15th, 2009, 17:16
Replies: 54
Views: 8,548
Posted By Acidictadpole
First off thanks for all your guys' help.. I...

First off thanks for all your guys' help.. I realised that I hadn't conveyed that yet personally so I wanted to. I really appreciate the effort this community puts into its new members and helping...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 15th, 2009, 16:48
Replies: 54
Views: 8,548
Posted By Acidictadpole
I'm in the Durham region for school. But for...

I'm in the Durham region for school. But for those familiar with the area a trip to Toronto is relatively trivial.

I'm pretty ill equipped for anything right now, but maybe with rentals it'll give...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 15th, 2009, 16:20
Replies: 54
Views: 8,548
Posted By Acidictadpole
I can very well understand the need to go...

I can very well understand the need to go expensive if you're after a good first experience. And I will likely take your advice.

What kind of happenings go on in the winter here in Canada (I'm...
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