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Forum: Reviews November 29th, 2014, 14:01
Replies: 136
Views: 62,262
Posted By Colin_S
Hmm I don't check their online store much but...

Hmm I don't check their online store much but they had a fully stocked retail location (guns, gear and accessories). Frankly it's not stuff I would buy for myself as I like mainly real components...
Forum: Reviews November 29th, 2014, 13:24
Replies: 136
Views: 62,262
Posted By Colin_S
Visited the new store today (should it still be...

Visited the new store today (should it still be new after so many months LOL) to pick up some supplies for my wife as she's going to get back into playing after 5 years and the new retail location...
Forum: Accessories Discussion March 28th, 2014, 09:39
Replies: 39
Views: 6,313
Posted By Colin_S
I'll chime in that I've played with airsoft...

I'll chime in that I've played with airsoft docter sights and I didn't like them at all either. An alternative I went with is to get a NcStar Docter sight, yes it's a repro too but at least it's...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion February 20th, 2014, 12:27
Replies: 15
Views: 5,855
Posted By Colin_S
I don't know your gun so I can't give you advice...

I don't know your gun so I can't give you advice on what to do but wanted to correct you on something. TM doesn't make anything that's CO2 compatible so you did not buy TM CO2 mags.

If the mags...
Forum: General February 3rd, 2014, 20:37
Replies: 60
Views: 21,556
Posted By Colin_S
I've always had an excellent experience when...

I've always had an excellent experience when dealing with Hero and their store even has a lot of neat one off items that are not on the website as well. If what you order is out of stock, they'll...
Forum: Gear Discussion January 11th, 2014, 15:48
Replies: 17
Views: 9,665
Posted By Colin_S
My team ordered PVC patches from Combat Swag...

My team ordered PVC patches from Combat Swag (http://www.combat-swag.com/COMBAT-SWAG.html) and the quality is superb! Note it's not cheap though and there is a minimum order of 100-150 but for my...
Forum: Reviews January 11th, 2014, 15:42
Replies: 9
Views: 6,908
Posted By Colin_S
Kokanee the retail oil pump is the same as the...

Kokanee the retail oil pump is the same as the one I received 6 years ago.

SuperHog that's correct you'll need two different bottles of propane for GBBs & Grenades as the devices use different...
Forum: Accessories Discussion December 29th, 2013, 22:07
Replies: 27
Views: 4,584
Posted By Colin_S
Good stuff then, looking forward to the updates!

Good stuff then, looking forward to the updates!
Forum: Accessories Discussion December 29th, 2013, 21:56
Replies: 27
Views: 4,584
Posted By Colin_S
Frankly I'd be wary of using replica optics with...

Frankly I'd be wary of using replica optics with NV, even if the reticle is in IR it still could be way overpowered and may damage your unit. Did you notice any ghosting or dark spots on your NV...
Forum: Reviews December 7th, 2013, 23:05
Replies: 9
Views: 6,908
Posted By Colin_S
Review: Airsoft Innovations Oil Pump Kit

Experienced airsofters have been saving money for years thanks to the Airsoft Innovations propane adapter, after all why spend $10 on a small can of green gas (local CDN price) when you can get a 3...
Forum: Reviews October 2nd, 2013, 11:18
Replies: 25
Views: 14,959
Posted By Colin_S
The oils have different viscosity, grenade oil is...

The oils have different viscosity, grenade oil is too thick for pistols/rifles. Do not use grenade oil in your GBB/Rs otherwise you'll have problems.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion September 24th, 2013, 08:54
Replies: 8
Views: 2,737
Posted By Colin_S
If that's what you like, do it. People only give...

If that's what you like, do it. People only give a shit about what others run before the game, in game as long as you're a valuable player no one will care. Also as long as there are no rules about...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion September 19th, 2013, 15:33
Replies: 23
Views: 6,060
Posted By Colin_S
Haha I knew I wasn't crazy! :)

Haha I knew I wasn't crazy! :)
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion September 19th, 2013, 15:09
Replies: 23
Views: 6,060
Posted By Colin_S
The Hi capa doesn't but it's present in both my...

The Hi capa doesn't but it's present in both my TM 1911 & MEU. While I metaled out both guns I transferred that latch over as well and can take pictures tonight.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion September 19th, 2013, 10:50
Replies: 23
Views: 6,060
Posted By Colin_S
Why not just get a stock TM pistol? The 1911/MEU...

Why not just get a stock TM pistol? The 1911/MEU are very durable and can handle propane without any issues and you won't wear out the slide lock because with those guns the slide lock catches with...
Forum: Reviews September 11th, 2013, 14:51
Replies: 25
Views: 14,959
Posted By Colin_S
Hi kar120c. It's normal for TM mags to spew out...

Hi kar120c. It's normal for TM mags to spew out gas when you're filling it though I'm not sure about KJW as I have never owned one of those.

If you feel there's something wrong with your gas can...
Forum: Accessories Discussion June 23rd, 2013, 20:00
Replies: 8
Views: 3,049
Posted By Colin_S
Look at the threading of your Specter carefully. ...

Look at the threading of your Specter carefully. When I was searching for a KF for my real DR, I purchased a replica (it was readily available) hoping it'd work but it's not compatible.

Pics...
Forum: Gear Discussion June 10th, 2013, 15:26
Replies: 25
Views: 11,851
Posted By Colin_S
Oh right I forgot we did talk about this earlier....

Oh right I forgot we did talk about this earlier. In any case yeah they have served me pretty well so far, if you'd like to take a closer look next time just let me know.
Forum: Accessories Discussion June 10th, 2013, 13:13
Replies: 21
Views: 5,786
Posted By Colin_S
http://zedexcanada.com/index.php?route=product/pro...

http://zedexcanada.com/index.php?route=product/product&path=26&product_id=55 I love Surefire batteries... well when not using my rechargables.
Forum: Gear Discussion June 10th, 2013, 13:02
Replies: 25
Views: 11,851
Posted By Colin_S
Coach I'm running a Nacre QuietPro and it works...

Coach I'm running a Nacre QuietPro and it works pretty well. I've only used it in an urban setting but it's in ear and as good as my old Sordins in terms of protection and amplification. I got them...
Forum: Accessories Discussion February 11th, 2013, 11:49
Replies: 169
Views: 55,719
Posted By Colin_S
Hmm on second though I don't think I'm going to...

Hmm on second though I don't think I'm going to add more fuel to the fire... :)

Others covered what I said in a more elegant manner.
Forum: General February 6th, 2013, 10:47
Replies: 32
Views: 6,779
Posted By Colin_S
I'm not an expert at smoke, learnt the orange...

I'm not an expert at smoke, learnt the orange smoke thing a few years ago and just wanted others to be aware of it. :)
Forum: General February 6th, 2013, 10:40
Replies: 32
Views: 6,779
Posted By Colin_S
Just don't use orange smoke anywhere near water,...

Just don't use orange smoke anywhere near water, that's a maritime emergency colour.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications February 6th, 2013, 10:38
Replies: 4
Views: 2,577
Posted By Colin_S
Many thanks gents, looks like I'll be running...

Many thanks gents, looks like I'll be running more AKs in the near future. :)
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications January 15th, 2013, 15:22
Replies: 4
Views: 2,577
Posted By Colin_S
Rail handguards for Type 56-1 & Cyma AKS-74U help

Hi there.

I'd like to put some some rails on my RS Type 56-1 and Cyma AKS-74U but am not sure what handguards would fit...

I'll start with the RS, I figure since it's suppose to be very...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion November 7th, 2012, 20:41
Replies: 90
Views: 25,722
Posted By Colin_S
lurkingknight I don't know why you're being so...

lurkingknight I don't know why you're being so hostile, perhaps someone crapped in your corn flakes but it's not necessary. Obviously we have differing opinions is it necessary to get into a pissing...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion November 7th, 2012, 16:18
Replies: 90
Views: 25,722
Posted By Colin_S
Yes that's what I did. That can suck too, when...

Yes that's what I did. That can suck too, when I'm told sometimes I'm looking forward to suppressing the hell out of op-for.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion November 7th, 2012, 16:12
Replies: 90
Views: 25,722
Posted By Colin_S
Yes I accept it's the direction I'm arguing from....

Yes I accept it's the direction I'm arguing from. From a skirmisher perspective it doesn't matter what the gun is, let's go and have some fun. From a mil simmer perspective though the MG36 gun...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion November 7th, 2012, 15:32
Replies: 90
Views: 25,722
Posted By Colin_S
That's a fair point. Still the drum mag is not...

That's a fair point. Still the drum mag is not standard equipment, perhaps it will be but it's not yet. You do see people running M4s with beta C mags in real life too yet those are not allowed at...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion November 7th, 2012, 15:30
Replies: 90
Views: 25,722
Posted By Colin_S
Haha fair enough, though it really only applies...

Haha fair enough, though it really only applies to LMGs specifically since these weapons give its users an advantage in terms of amount of ammo carried and ready to fire. Personally I think this...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion November 7th, 2012, 15:18
Replies: 90
Views: 25,722
Posted By Colin_S
This is airsoft, no need to bring Iraq or...

This is airsoft, no need to bring Iraq or anything into this, it's totally irrelevant to the subject matter.

As per your Wiki link, I don't see where they say C mags are standard issue, they're...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion November 7th, 2012, 15:15
Replies: 90
Views: 25,722
Posted By Colin_S
Ya this is airsoft, run what you want at a...

Ya this is airsoft, run what you want at a skirmish and clear any questionable guns with the game host first before showing up. I have to admit, I loved the "dual role" myself and when I ran into...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion November 7th, 2012, 15:06
Replies: 90
Views: 25,722
Posted By Colin_S
My criteria is easy. Is the weapon in...

My criteria is easy.

Is the weapon in question in use or was it in use by any military in the world? The MG36 was not, only had a short production lifetime and has been discontinued. I ran one...
Forum: Canadian Airsoft News Stand April 18th, 2012, 13:23
Replies: 59
Views: 38,284
Posted By Colin_S
I've done that on my two PTWs. :) The first one...

I've done that on my two PTWs. :) The first one has so far survived 3 years of all weather play and I've played in some very wet games during that time. Even before I sprayed my boards I played...
Forum: Doctor's Corner February 24th, 2012, 23:27
Replies: 2
Views: 1,714
Posted By Colin_S
Send it back for warranty work, when my old...

Send it back for warranty work, when my old Insight M3 gave me problems I did and they took care of it free of charge.
Forum: Gear Discussion December 7th, 2011, 16:56
Replies: 9
Views: 2,593
Posted By Colin_S
The SKD PIG Hydration carrier is great, I have 2,...

The SKD PIG Hydration carrier is great, I have 2, one on my CIRAS and another on my 6094a. What I like most is that it doesn't stick out too much when there's a bladder in it.
Forum: General October 26th, 2011, 11:11
Replies: 16
Views: 9,885
Posted By Colin_S
As a player I've had my fair share of problems...

As a player I've had my fair share of problems getting PR members to acknowledge their hits, spawning at the wrong location, etc and every time it happens I make sure I go and talk to the person who...
Forum: Gear Discussion July 6th, 2011, 20:59
Replies: 30
Views: 13,899
Posted By Colin_S
I guess that's a possibility, wouldn't consider...

I guess that's a possibility, wouldn't consider it myself as its a bit complicated and it'd be you who is breaking ITAR. CC customs will wave you through but if US authorities know that ITAR...
Forum: Gear Discussion July 6th, 2011, 20:45
Replies: 30
Views: 13,899
Posted By Colin_S
Yes that's obviously an option, just gotta be...

Yes that's obviously an option, just gotta be careful of that because it's the sender that's breaking ITAR. I'd prefer that being someone I don't know.
Forum: Gear Discussion July 6th, 2011, 19:45
Replies: 30
Views: 13,899
Posted By Colin_S
Spam the ebay sellers, that's how I got my rhino...

Spam the ebay sellers, that's how I got my rhino arm. :)
Forum: Gear Discussion June 30th, 2011, 22:09
Replies: 1,143
Sticky: Helmet Gallery
Views: 967,598
Posted By Colin_S
Woo just got my Ops-Core BASE Jump helmet today...

Woo just got my Ops-Core BASE Jump helmet today and it's a lot more comfortable than my Protec.

http://www.colinsun.com/Colin/nfblog/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/Helmet1.jpg...
Forum: Accessories Discussion June 20th, 2011, 21:08
Replies: 3
Views: 5,366
Posted By Colin_S
Gawd what a newb. ;) Installation is easy,...

Gawd what a newb. ;)

Installation is easy, put plate where the battery goes so covers the gap then screw it into the RAS. The screws are circled in red, hopefully that'll be enough for you to...
Forum: Gear Discussion June 6th, 2011, 20:42
Replies: 30
Views: 13,899
Posted By Colin_S
Night vision generation comparison

At the Picton Zombie game quite a few people were asking me about my PVS-14 and my thoughts on night vision in general so I wanted to post a link to this...
Forum: Newbie Tank May 27th, 2011, 18:56
Replies: 8
Views: 2,486
Posted By Colin_S
You can't sell your parts, get someone else to do...

You can't sell your parts, get someone else to do it. The Parts & Accessories section requires AV status because it's possible for people to put full guns together from the various pieces available....
Forum: Accessories Discussion March 13th, 2011, 13:01
Replies: 18
Views: 9,956
Posted By Colin_S
If there's enough demand Jugglez will stock more...

If there's enough demand Jugglez will stock more but as of right now you'll need to contact him for prices. That may change depending on exchange rates and stuff.

Ahh, lol I never actually looked...
Forum: Accessories Discussion March 13th, 2011, 12:36
Replies: 18
Views: 9,956
Posted By Colin_S
G&G UMP mags

I don't know about you other G&G UMP owners but I've found trying to acquire low/mid cap mags to be a very difficult process. Anyway I noticed that the CA UMC mags looked very similar to the G&G hi...
Forum: Reviews December 27th, 2010, 16:26
Replies: 25
Views: 14,959
Posted By Colin_S
Hi asc.ranger, lol nope I am in no way affiliated...

Hi asc.ranger, lol nope I am in no way affiliated with Airsoft Innovations. I do like their products and I've had the pleasure of playing with a lot of their stuff over the years. The reviews are...
Forum: Reviews December 5th, 2010, 20:59
Replies: 25
Views: 14,959
Posted By Colin_S
Yep the duster adapter fits just fine and when...

Yep the duster adapter fits just fine and when you use it with the GasCan and no gas leaks between the adapter and original nozzle. Just use caution as the duster adapter may pop off and fall...
Forum: Reviews December 5th, 2010, 18:33
Replies: 25
Views: 14,959
Posted By Colin_S
Review: Airsoft Innovations GasCan

While I have pondered getting a GBBR to use as my primary for mil sims (my MP7 is more an indoor weapon), one of the things that has been holding me back was figuring out how to carry gas; that is...
Forum: Gear Discussion November 15th, 2010, 17:39
Replies: 29
Views: 15,482
Posted By Colin_S
Maggie will be happy to hear that C.G. ;) ...

Maggie will be happy to hear that C.G. ;) DarkDream my wife is a bit taller than you at 5'6" and she weighs in at 110 lbs, a boys large Woodland BDU (found at a surplus store) fit her perfectly and...
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