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Forum: General April 24th, 2016, 12:57
Replies: 3
Views: 2,347
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Thank you. Final update for this calculator.

I updated the "Effective Range" with a better constant and is rounded to the nearest 5 whole feet and the nearest 5 whole meters.

Please note that "Effective Range" is different from "Total Flight...
Forum: General April 17th, 2016, 15:23
Replies: 3
Views: 2,347
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
New Joule and MED Calculator

Hey all,

I posted a while back with a joule converter.
I've completed edits to included a Recommended Minimum Engagement Distance and a Theoretical Effective Range Calculator.

This can be used...
Forum: General July 28th, 2015, 14:30
Replies: 5
Views: 2,973
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Excel Joule Converter

I just made a joule converter in Excel.

I was always calculating it long hand from the BB weight and the FPS so, I decided to make this for my BlackBerry and I wanted to share with those who...
Forum: Doctor's Corner July 4th, 2015, 14:25
Replies: 2
Views: 1,985
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Yes, it had the same issue with the OEM inner...

Yes, it had the same issue with the OEM inner barrel and hopup unit.

I bought this one, used, a couple years ago. Experienced the issue, put in in the closet and forgot about it until this...
Forum: Doctor's Corner July 4th, 2015, 13:16
Replies: 2
Views: 1,985
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Double feed KWA LM4

I've got a double feed issue with my KWA LM4. It will occasionally stack two BBs in the hopup chamber and dump the gas and occasionally, the bolt will chop the bottom BB and I'll have to take it...
Forum: Doctor's Corner May 5th, 2015, 12:58
Replies: 4
Views: 1,192
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Ah, that's shitty. If you have any Co2...

Ah, that's shitty.

If you have any Co2 guns that are broken or that you don't use anymore, the gasket should be able to be swapped out from it. My understanding is that since the powerlet is...
Forum: Doctor's Corner May 5th, 2015, 11:43
Replies: 4
Views: 1,192
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
An easy fix for this, instead of changing...

An easy fix for this, instead of changing gaskets, is to Teflon tape the top of the Co2 cartridge and install as usual.

If that's not your jam, you can take it all apart and give the gasket a...
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 12th, 2013, 19:25
Replies: 12
Views: 2,394
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Call them from the Contact page, talk to a tech,...

Call them from the Contact page, talk to a tech, pay for it by CC or the like and they will ship. Takes a while, usually 2+ weeks.
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 11th, 2013, 17:45
Replies: 12
Views: 2,394
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Check out http://store.kwausa.com/ The right...

Check out http://store.kwausa.com/
The right side will show you the exploded diagram of your gun.
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 9th, 2013, 18:47
Replies: 38
Views: 5,650
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
In all seriousness; it's not worth the time to...

In all seriousness; it's not worth the time to repair. It's time to go on to bigger and better things.

I left a comment on your video on how to free your gearbox from the receiver, but other...
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 9th, 2013, 16:41
Replies: 5
Views: 1,530
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
The only way to safely remove it is to sacrifice...

The only way to safely remove it is to sacrifice the piston. Use a Dremel and cut the piston at the end, it will open up and the guide and the spring will come out.

If there's a screw in the end...
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 8th, 2013, 22:22
Replies: 5
Views: 1,530
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
I've had this issue in the field with a guy's M4....

I've had this issue in the field with a guy's M4. Point the end with the spring and guide away from yourself... it's like a bomb right now. Hold the piston and tap it on the table or something...
Forum: Newbie Tank June 8th, 2013, 22:04
Replies: 7
Views: 1,979
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Oil added to the hopup bucking or the barrel can...

Oil added to the hopup bucking or the barrel can foul the bucking by swelling. There's no need for silicone oil inside your ammo path at all (inside or out). Oil can effect your hopup also,...
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 5th, 2013, 13:23
Replies: 11
Views: 2,587
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Mag won't rust, it's an alloy material. Calcium...

Mag won't rust, it's an alloy material. Calcium or chloride deposits might appear, clean the mag when finished and it won't be an issue...

Putting it in a bag won't tell him where the leak is;...
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 4th, 2013, 21:29
Replies: 11
Views: 2,587
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
I agree with JGMarr, do a leak test on your mag,...

I agree with JGMarr, do a leak test on your mag, that's more than likely the issue.

Get a clear bowl and fill with water, let the mag take a swim and watch for bubbles. Bottom; your main seal is...
Forum: General May 23rd, 2013, 19:35
Replies: 11
Views: 5,559
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
I already use a bomb diffuse interface, with...

I already use a bomb diffuse interface, with various diffuse modes, on my BlackBerry PlayBook.
I hate to shit on your parade but, I can give the FLA to anyone that wants it. PM me your e-mail and...
Forum: Doctor's Corner July 13th, 2012, 23:53
Replies: 2
Views: 2,947
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
OK, so, it turned out that the firing pin in the...

OK, so, it turned out that the firing pin in the bolt was loose... it fell out! :P I took it all apart and screwed it back together blue loctited the grub and now it shoots every time! But!

It...
Forum: Doctor's Corner July 13th, 2012, 17:21
Replies: 2
Views: 2,947
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Tanaka M700 AICS won't fire

Hey all I just got this rifle in a trade and it was stated that this rifle came from Illusion from about 4 months ago.. or something, but, it's having some issues.

To start, I'm not completely...
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 24th, 2012, 00:07
Replies: 4
Views: 1,617
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
I put the shell head upside-down in my lap...

I put the shell head upside-down in my lap (braced between my knees firmly); put the gas valve in; grease the holes (as described); put the bearings in; put the spring and plunger on; use a bic pen...
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 7th, 2012, 12:57
Replies: 10
Views: 4,386
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Mine was 440 but we regulate joules not FPS and...

Mine was 440 but we regulate joules not FPS and the limit is 1.6, mine was just over that at 1.76 with .28g but I still played it as a DMR (semi only, pistol in close quarter).

I took the nozzel...
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 6th, 2012, 23:53
Replies: 10
Views: 4,386
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
WE SCAR NPAS issues

Hey all,

The rifle is a WE SCAR L Open Bolt with NPAS and a 355mm inner barrel running just propane mags.

I've got Claybank in a couple days and my NPAS decided it doesn't want to shoot below...
Forum: Doctor's Corner May 16th, 2012, 20:32
Replies: 3
Views: 1,816
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Go to Canadian Tire, purchase Permatex Blue...

Go to Canadian Tire, purchase Permatex Blue Basket Maker, take the plate off, run a think coat around the opening, place the o-ring back in on top of the coat of gasket maker, run another thin coat...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion March 13th, 2012, 21:44
Replies: 1,173
Views: 695,540
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Styrak... where's your... ...

Styrak... where's your...

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Forum: Doctor's Corner March 9th, 2012, 12:32
Replies: 5
Views: 4,197
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Do another submersion to ensure there is no more...

Do another submersion to ensure there is no more leaks... the only thing it can be is that your grenade doesn't have enough pressure to support the tumbler column and when you pull the pin, there's...
Forum: Doctor's Corner March 9th, 2012, 12:25
Replies: 12
Views: 5,095
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
...all you can do is take out that lug and pull...

...all you can do is take out that lug and pull out the spring and follower, the rest of the magazine, as coachster said, is molded.

You can take a screw driver or some other prying device and...
Forum: Doctor's Corner March 8th, 2012, 23:47
Replies: 5
Views: 4,197
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
The only reason why your impact would detonate as...

The only reason why your impact would detonate as soon as you pull the pin is one of two reasons...

1. You're missing some of your tumbler pieces. You should have two long cylinder type pieces,...
Forum: Doctor's Corner February 22nd, 2012, 20:40
Replies: 11
Views: 3,008
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
What you should try is to fill your Tornado and...

What you should try is to fill your Tornado and dunk it in water in a clear vessel. Watch for the bubbles to see where the leak is coming from.
If it’s your inlet valve, check to see if it’s from...
Forum: Doctor's Corner February 22nd, 2012, 16:29
Replies: 11
Views: 3,008
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Airsoft Innovations will fix your Tornado. I had...

Airsoft Innovations will fix your Tornado. I had a BB stop go in the shell and they wanted to fix it instead of sending me a new shell. I did, the turn around time is a little slow, but I got it...
Forum: Newbie Tank February 22nd, 2012, 08:29
Replies: 39
Views: 9,515
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
They could be bio BBs, when they start to...

They could be bio BBs, when they start to "decompose" they turn black.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion February 21st, 2012, 11:52
Replies: 95
Views: 29,936
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Once you're verified, you will have access to AV...

Once you're verified, you will have access to AV Dealers and the Classifieds. The rules here say we, as AV members, can not show or tell a non-AV member how to obtain airsoft guns. So, continue...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion February 21st, 2012, 00:06
Replies: 95
Views: 29,936
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Meet up with an AGE VERIFIER in your area. Once...

Meet up with an AGE VERIFIER in your area. Once verified you will have access to that glow in the brief case in Pulp Fiction! :D

View this http://www.airsoftcanada.com/showthread.php?t=74996
Forum: Doctor's Corner February 18th, 2012, 11:00
Replies: 9
Views: 2,905
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Update, I dropped the Tremors plan, too much...

Update, I dropped the Tremors plan, too much "what ifs" for my liking.
For repair parts for the KWA KM4A1 I went with the "Prometheus Torque Gear Set" and the "Mad Bull X Factor Piston Full Teeth". ...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion February 18th, 2012, 10:47
Replies: 12
Views: 3,968
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
MadMax is a genius for this design. Not only are...

MadMax is a genius for this design. Not only are they reliable but they're really easy to maintain.
I only have 5 timed and 2 impact grenades, so you can say that maintenance on these things is...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion February 17th, 2012, 18:13
Replies: 12
Views: 3,968
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
I leave them empty and when the next game is...

I leave them empty and when the next game is planned, I take them apart, clean and give the o-rings a good soak in sili spray; put it back together and gas it up and I usually leave gas in them until...
Forum: Doctor's Corner February 17th, 2012, 09:58
Replies: 9
Views: 2,905
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Thanks guys, this will be a go... Now for a...

Thanks guys, this will be a go... Now for a second quick question; I'm upgrading the gears to Promethus high torque from airsoftparts and I want to know what piston body to choose? Should I just use...
Forum: Doctor's Corner February 17th, 2012, 01:02
Replies: 9
Views: 2,905
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Modify Tremors2 Recoil System

Hey all,

I'll be running WE GBBR as my primary this year but due to the cold start to the season, I will be running my KWA KM4A1.

Now, not knowing where exactly to post this, I want some...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion February 14th, 2012, 22:47
Replies: 25
Views: 6,437
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Yeah propane can get thick... Being from southern...

Yeah propane can get thick... Being from southern Sask, I've never considered true indoors lol. We play at an abondoned farm house formly used for painball (gross walls!!) and there's no windows in...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion February 14th, 2012, 20:55
Replies: 25
Views: 6,437
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
600PSI FTW!!! Nah, kidding, as M102404 said try...

600PSI FTW!!! Nah, kidding, as M102404 said try to aim lower than you would when you're actually firing at someone. Most of these shells, ran on propane, are low FPS and are great in CQC for...
Forum: Doctor's Corner February 13th, 2012, 11:53
Replies: 10
Views: 2,470
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
The main problem, that I found, is when you use...

The main problem, that I found, is when you use too much, or just enough silicone based sealants they degrade and end up everywhere in your GBB, like the nozzle. I was using GE Silicone II 100%...
Forum: Newbie Tank February 1st, 2012, 00:34
Replies: 14
Views: 4,103
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Just do as Ross said, upgrade everything to open...

Just do as Ross said, upgrade everything to open bolt, you will enjoy the rifle more and it will teach you everything you need to know about the internals! +1 for Ross YAY!
Forum: Newbie Tank January 31st, 2012, 23:52
Replies: 14
Views: 4,103
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
The magazine lip on the closed bolt is higher...

The magazine lip on the closed bolt is higher than the one on the open bolt, so is the rubber nozzel seal.

Open bolt magazine http://www.airsplat.com/Images/GR-WE-M4-O-MAGT.jpg
Closed bolt...
Forum: Newbie Tank January 31st, 2012, 22:57
Replies: 14
Views: 4,103
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Yummy! :D For closed bolt, which you have,...

Yummy! :D

For closed bolt, which you have, use the NPAS kit in your first link... this one: http://www.airsoftparts.ca/store2/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=152_153&products_id=2046
Forum: Newbie Tank January 31st, 2012, 21:27
Replies: 14
Views: 4,103
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Yes the first link is for the closed bolt system....

Yes the first link is for the closed bolt system.

The first NPAS kit would be the nozzle in the open bolt system... as seen here...
Forum: General January 31st, 2012, 13:49
Replies: 30
Views: 10,059
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
The process as it stands now works perfectly. I...

The process as it stands now works perfectly. I had to drive 2 hours to get to the closest age verifier.
There's also a host of games which people attend such as MR4 that have verifiers there,...
Forum: Canadian January 31st, 2012, 01:17
Replies: 26
Views: 27,069
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
You're pretty helpful to a valid question...

You're pretty helpful to a valid question regarless of how "necro" it is...

The Wikipedia page quoted here already states the differences between the C8A2 and the C8A3, although a little cryptic. ...
Forum: Doctor's Corner January 30th, 2012, 15:31
Replies: 9
Views: 4,136
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
It won't happen, just clean it as you usually...

It won't happen, just clean it as you usually would with gun oil or something similar. If you are still concerned out it; there's a more expensive option! Get some mineral oil and use that to...
Forum: How To January 30th, 2012, 09:48
Replies: 12
Views: 4,433
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Modify makes everything!! :D If you are...

Modify makes everything!! :D

If you are ordering parts like your valve, chances are there's a key for sale at the same site, I recomend buying one with your next order. Makes things easier in the...
Forum: Doctor's Corner January 27th, 2012, 19:01
Replies: 9
Views: 4,136
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Mags shouldn't leak, but they do. Listening for...

Mags shouldn't leak, but they do. Listening for leaks is like listening for traffic, it's better in my opinion to see if it's leaking. Put a fresh CO2 cartridge in and give it a dunk.

What...
Forum: Doctor's Corner January 27th, 2012, 18:00
Replies: 9
Views: 4,136
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
Yes, water isn't going to hurt anything. I've...

Yes, water isn't going to hurt anything. I've done it to almost all my gas magazine with suspected leaks. I use water because it's clear and you can pin point exactly where the leak is. A couple...
Forum: Doctor's Corner January 27th, 2012, 17:33
Replies: 9
Views: 4,136
Posted By voorhees -FWA-
What I do to check for gas leaks is use a glass...

What I do to check for gas leaks is use a glass vase filled with water, gas makes bubbles and the leak can be pin pointed, I love WE GBBR magazines... *sigh*
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