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Forum: Newbie Tank Today, 00:42
Replies: 2
Views: 91
Posted By ThunderCactus
Theres no regulation on bringing in BBs. But...

Theres no regulation on bringing in BBs.
But the shipping is expensive seeing as they're heavy.
Forum: Accessories Discussion March 11th, 2019, 21:50
Replies: 14
Views: 1,366
Posted By ThunderCactus
loctite is great for metal on metal, but it tends...

loctite is great for metal on metal, but it tends to break down a variety of plastics.
Forum: Accessories Discussion March 10th, 2019, 16:29
Replies: 14
Views: 1,366
Posted By ThunderCactus
If it's a plastic mount and you use loctite,...

If it's a plastic mount and you use loctite, you're only going to make a bigger hole.
Forum: Gear Discussion March 1st, 2019, 23:29
Replies: 9
Views: 3,602
Posted By ThunderCactus
paintball armor? At any rate, it's gonna suck

paintball armor?
At any rate, it's gonna suck
Forum: Newbie Tank February 26th, 2019, 18:48
Replies: 4
Views: 1,082
Posted By ThunderCactus
motors just have 2 leads on them, there's no...

motors just have 2 leads on them, there's no reason you should have to rewire a mosfet to change a motor.
And if you're going to upgrade a motor, I recommend you buy a motor from a reputable company...
Forum: Doctor's Corner February 20th, 2019, 22:16
Replies: 1
Views: 3,213
Posted By ThunderCactus
check to see if the motor connectors are still on?

check to see if the motor connectors are still on?
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications February 8th, 2019, 01:04
Replies: 4
Views: 1,585
Posted By ThunderCactus
Lithium Polymer is a category of Lithium Ion...

Lithium Polymer is a category of Lithium Ion batteries.
More correctly: "Lithium-ion polymer"
LiPo's use polymer electrodes as opposed to liquid electrodes typically found in "Li-ion" labelled...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications February 2nd, 2019, 16:21
Replies: 3
Views: 1,618
Posted By ThunderCactus
use teflon jacket, you don't need flexibility...

use teflon jacket, you don't need flexibility until the battery lead
Forum: Doctor's Corner February 1st, 2019, 23:47
Replies: 9
Views: 1,117
Posted By ThunderCactus
The only functional difference between a two...

The only functional difference between a two piece and single piece hop chamber is that the single piece hop chamber will not allow a plastic receiver to be split from the rear like a real steel...
Forum: Doctor's Corner February 1st, 2019, 23:40
Replies: 9
Views: 3,703
Posted By ThunderCactus
Given it's from 2007, it's one of those JG...

Given it's from 2007, it's one of those JG Chinasoft AEGs from back when Chinasoft JUST hit the market in full force, and every guntech worth their salt told everyone not to buy them because they...
Forum: Doctor's Corner January 28th, 2019, 00:26
Replies: 9
Views: 1,117
Posted By ThunderCactus
Get a new hop chamber. Tokyo Marui used a 2...

Get a new hop chamber.
Tokyo Marui used a 2 piece hop chamber so the M4 and M16 receivers could be split at the rear, like the real rifle.
This, however, was a completely fucktarded idea...
Forum: Doctor's Corner January 28th, 2019, 00:18
Replies: 3
Views: 544
Posted By ThunderCactus
What battery are you using? Sounds like the...

What battery are you using? Sounds like the trigger contacts are arcing and sticking
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications January 16th, 2019, 20:57
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By ThunderCactus
Choose the largest wire you can fit in there....

Choose the largest wire you can fit in there. More conductor = less resistance.
Literal silver wire is not something used outside of super high end electronics or scientific experiments.
The term...
Forum: Gear Discussion January 16th, 2019, 20:50
Replies: 17
Views: 3,422
Posted By ThunderCactus
The difference between gen2 and gen3 depends on...

The difference between gen2 and gen3 depends on how much you spent on the gen2 and gen3 tubes.
Whereas with gen1, it's just differing levels of futility.
Forum: Newbie Tank January 13th, 2019, 20:56
Replies: 4
Views: 448
Posted By ThunderCactus
Charge those at 0.9A, but if the cells got to 0...

Charge those at 0.9A, but if the cells got to 0 they could flip polarity and you'll never be able to charge them again.
NiMH loses a pretty significant chunk of charge every month, so if you don't...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion December 16th, 2018, 16:58
Replies: 3
Views: 920
Posted By ThunderCactus
switch to GBBR or ptw with systema mags. GBBR...

switch to GBBR or ptw with systema mags.
GBBR and systema mags will cost about the same anyway lol
Forum: Gear Discussion December 9th, 2018, 18:02
Replies: 24
Views: 4,175
Posted By ThunderCactus
Actually that brings up an interesting point If...

Actually that brings up an interesting point
If ITAR reg states that no foreign citizen can look through gen 3 devices, aren't all photos and videos of gen3 tubes violating ITAR?
Forum: Gear Discussion December 8th, 2018, 18:27
Replies: 24
Views: 4,175
Posted By ThunderCactus
They'll put in a TUBE with the same specs as ACT,...

They'll put in a TUBE with the same specs as ACT, but do they have lenses that aren't shit?
I'm unaware if they have different lens options for their PVS14 clones
Forum: General December 1st, 2018, 15:58
Replies: 3
Views: 727
Posted By ThunderCactus
green gas loses performance fast below 15C Use...

green gas loses performance fast below 15C
Use MAPP gas instead, the yellow bottles usually found next to propane.
They've got higher pressure at lower temps.

At 10C, MAPP will have the same...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion November 15th, 2018, 00:19
Replies: 9
Views: 2,875
Posted By ThunderCactus
You're allowed higher muzzle energy which, if...

You're allowed higher muzzle energy which, if you've set the rifle up properly and selected the right BBs, equates to more range and great accuracy.

under 250ft, it becomes exponentially more of a...
Forum: Gear Discussion November 8th, 2018, 22:55
Replies: 24
Views: 4,175
Posted By ThunderCactus
If you want really great high quality NV brand...

If you want really great high quality NV brand new, Actinblack.com in Europe would be the place to look.
Brandonoptics carries their stuff if you want to buy local.
Forum: Gear Discussion November 7th, 2018, 22:53
Replies: 24
Views: 4,175
Posted By ThunderCactus
Well, you could get a GSCI base model crap gen2...

Well, you could get a GSCI base model crap gen2 PVS31 for $10,500, OR you could buy a far superior MOD3 bino with excellent gen 3 tubes for the same price on ASC if one happens to be available.
...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications November 7th, 2018, 22:39
Replies: 4
Views: 961
Posted By ThunderCactus
PTW motor fixes, or AEG motor fixes?

PTW motor fixes, or AEG motor fixes?
Forum: Airsoft Media October 31st, 2018, 14:23
Replies: 4
Views: 1,067
Posted By ThunderCactus
So it can do something that literally every other...

So it can do something that literally every other upgraded bolt action should be able to do with ease?
Forum: Newbie Tank October 27th, 2018, 14:25
Replies: 17
Views: 2,465
Posted By ThunderCactus
gas guns require you to rack the first round ...

gas guns require you to rack the first round
AEGs and HPA conversions, for the vast majority, will load a BB as it brings the piston back....
Forum: Accessories Discussion October 21st, 2018, 13:50
Replies: 3
Views: 963
Posted By ThunderCactus
if evike doesnt say it wont ship to Canada, then...

if evike doesnt say it wont ship to Canada, then you can ship it to Canada.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications October 18th, 2018, 15:17
Replies: 39
Views: 6,408
Posted By ThunderCactus
Try the sand inclusion test when you get it, it...

Try the sand inclusion test when you get it, it will blow your mind.
take a gob of regular canadian tire grease and mix a bunch of sand in it, and do the same with the premalube. You'll immediately...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications October 10th, 2018, 19:15
Replies: 19
Views: 14,967
Posted By ThunderCactus
Or maybe it has something to do with there being...

Or maybe it has something to do with there being a gap in the middle of the hop rubber, so more air escapes past the BB while it's moving through the hop rubber, which is also when the chamber...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 9th, 2018, 22:11
Replies: 10
Views: 1,235
Posted By ThunderCactus
If you throw the older motor back in now, and it...

If you throw the older motor back in now, and it works, then it could be you let the trigger go too early, ended up with the spring fully cocked, and your motor couldn't pull it back from that point....
Forum: Doctor's Corner October 3rd, 2018, 11:53
Replies: 10
Views: 1,328
Posted By ThunderCactus
Original 07 boards?? You may just wanna run it...

Original 07 boards?? You may just wanna run it off the old NiCds lol
Forum: Doctor's Corner October 2nd, 2018, 23:25
Replies: 10
Views: 1,328
Posted By ThunderCactus
It already has a mosfet, you can run 11.1v lipo...

It already has a mosfet, you can run 11.1v lipo on it stock
Use the turnigy nanotech 15-25C batteries

clean and regrease your cylinders, blow the dust out of the motors end bell, shouldn't have...
Forum: Doctor's Corner September 24th, 2018, 21:28
Replies: 11
Views: 2,302
Posted By ThunderCactus
You could just as well have used an SSG and the...

You could just as well have used an SSG and the precocking feature on the BTC. It's much more reliable, easier to do, and offers more flexibility in tuning.
Forum: Doctor's Corner September 24th, 2018, 14:24
Replies: 11
Views: 2,302
Posted By ThunderCactus
Might be your batteries, might be the fuse...

Might be your batteries, might be the fuse setting on the spectre, most likely cycle overlap.
If the gears are precocking the piston after the first shot, the amount of amperage needed to get that...
Forum: Doctor's Corner September 23rd, 2018, 23:23
Replies: 11
Views: 2,302
Posted By ThunderCactus
if it clicks, it's because it can't pull that...

if it clicks, it's because it can't pull that spring back.
try using an 18k motor, and make sure the cycle is stopping with the piston full forward.
30k motors need a shitload of current to handle...
Forum: Newbie Tank August 31st, 2018, 10:16
Replies: 6
Views: 2,122
Posted By ThunderCactus
marui speedloader, it's worth the money.

marui speedloader, it's worth the money.
Forum: Airsoft Media August 30th, 2018, 00:57
Replies: 6
Views: 2,325
Posted By ThunderCactus
wow, where to start.... "The ideal barrel...

wow, where to start....

"The ideal barrel length is between 350 up to 500 mm"
It only really matters on spring bolt action rifles, and not for the reason you think it does.
Although bolt actions...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications August 27th, 2018, 18:21
Replies: 5
Views: 1,373
Posted By ThunderCactus
Put an Rhopped prometheus 6.03 200mm barrel in...

Put an Rhopped prometheus 6.03 200mm barrel in that gun, upgrade the spring to shoot 1.5j, and use .32g BBs, you'll be hitting 260ft accurately no problem.
Even with a drop in modify flat hop rubber...
Forum: Doctor's Corner August 23rd, 2018, 21:19
Replies: 18
Views: 2,546
Posted By ThunderCactus
This. Those G&P nozzles are fucking terrible. Use...

This. Those G&P nozzles are fucking terrible. Use a plastic one like modify, guarder, systema, etc
Forum: Doctor's Corner August 19th, 2018, 22:31
Replies: 4
Views: 1,744
Posted By ThunderCactus
Did you run both the motor wires down the back of...

Did you run both the motor wires down the back of the grip?
What gears and what motor?
Are the motor leads arcing to the baseplate of the grip?
Forum: Doctor's Corner August 18th, 2018, 15:52
Replies: 4
Views: 1,744
Posted By ThunderCactus
What's it doing? Noisy? Or drawing too much...

What's it doing?
Noisy? Or drawing too much current?
Forum: Newbie Tank August 16th, 2018, 20:50
Replies: 5
Views: 1,701
Posted By ThunderCactus
CO2 magazines use the disposable 12g CO2...

CO2 magazines use the disposable 12g CO2 cartridges.
If your magazine doesn't have a huge threaded cap on the bottom for installing the CO2 cartridges, then it is not a CO2 mag.
You need to slide...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion August 13th, 2018, 23:26
Replies: 36
Views: 7,363
Posted By ThunderCactus
nope, same IP address on both users lol

nope, same IP address on both users lol
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion August 12th, 2018, 22:35
Replies: 36
Views: 7,363
Posted By ThunderCactus
Same IP address, illuminati confirmed.

Same IP address, illuminati confirmed.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion August 12th, 2018, 22:33
Replies: 15
Views: 2,944
Posted By ThunderCactus
What do you want your sidearm to do? Do you...

What do you want your sidearm to do?
Do you want it to be a realistic showpiece?
Do you want to have really hard blowback?
Or do you want it to be efficient so it works every time you pull it out?...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion August 11th, 2018, 22:19
Replies: 36
Views: 7,363
Posted By ThunderCactus
Well, as you've probably started to suspect...

Well, as you've probably started to suspect yourself now, your local tech is incapable of doing Rhops.
A properly done Rhop should be able to lift .43s, and still not overhop on .20s.
The problem...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications August 7th, 2018, 12:50
Replies: 7
Views: 1,942
Posted By ThunderCactus
I'd file down the rails, but I'm confident I can...

I'd file down the rails, but I'm confident I can do it properly.
How confident are you that you won't fuck up a mechbox shell?
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications August 7th, 2018, 12:40
Replies: 4
Views: 1,372
Posted By ThunderCactus
First and foremost; just because airsoft...

First and foremost; just because airsoft manufacturers build guns, it DOESN'T guarantee that they know what they're doing. If they built perfect guns, there would be no aftermarket mods or parts. And...
Forum: Newbie Tank August 3rd, 2018, 18:00
Replies: 8
Views: 2,169
Posted By ThunderCactus
Plan to carry at least 6 mags at some point. 75...

Plan to carry at least 6 mags at some point. 75 rounds per mag is fine.
At some point you'll figure out that a single accurately placed BB can do the work of 50 randomly sprayed BBs.

Give this a...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion July 29th, 2018, 19:13
Replies: 3
Views: 1,221
Posted By ThunderCactus
Cool story bro

Cool story bro
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion July 24th, 2018, 14:35
Replies: 36
Views: 7,363
Posted By ThunderCactus
Started offering it again, seems a bunch of...

Started offering it again, seems a bunch of people were doing it and suddenly are not anymore. Coupled with some people charging outrageous prices for mediocre work...
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