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Forum: General December 20th, 2019, 10:42
Replies: 83
Views: 19,380
Posted By Okawesome
I don’t know if this will be helpful but I...

I don’t know if this will be helpful but I asked dongtheimpaler about the 6094’s he posted.

On Dec 11 he replied to me:

“They are adjustable from the shoulders and waist. For reference I...
Forum: Gear Discussion June 20th, 2018, 12:41
Replies: 19
Views: 9,413
Posted By Okawesome
So - to answer the OP’s question - you can’t...

So - to answer the OP’s question - you can’t generally can’t rely on just a belt to sustain you unless it’s for very short engagements and you can return back to a staging area to re-equip. ...
Forum: Gear Discussion June 19th, 2018, 20:06
Replies: 19
Views: 9,413
Posted By Okawesome
Usually you would use both but if you're only...

Usually you would use both but if you're only going to get one, start with the plate carrier. In fact - look at chest rigs instead. Because we won't die if we're hit by a BB, a chest rig sometimes...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications June 3rd, 2018, 22:29
Replies: 4
Views: 2,898
Posted By Okawesome
I have a Ronin 6 PDW and a few sources have said...

I have a Ronin 6 PDW and a few sources have said the only thing that would need an upgrade until something breaks is the hop up rubber.

As for compatibility, I’d be interested in hearing any...
Forum: Gear Discussion March 19th, 2018, 12:52
Replies: 16
Views: 7,131
Posted By Okawesome
Check out greyghostgear.ca for their GGG brand...

Check out greyghostgear.ca for their GGG brand chest rig and Tactical Tailor MAV.

Good prices, Canadian business, should be good sizing for you.

I bought the TT Rogue chest rig from them last...
Forum: Airsoft Media February 1st, 2018, 20:11
Replies: 825
Views: 772,514
Posted By Okawesome
Here’s my G36C ...

Here’s my G36C

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I’ve cut off...
Forum: Gear Discussion December 18th, 2017, 22:20
Replies: 9
Views: 4,753
Posted By Okawesome
Revisiting this thread a I recently bought a...

Revisiting this thread a I recently bought a Revision PDQ helmet mount system for my Desert Locust and I’m extremely happy with it. The prices for the PDQ are fluctuating wildly on Amazon right now...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion December 10th, 2017, 13:56
Replies: 19
Views: 4,975
Posted By Okawesome
The Maple Armouries SBR is new on the scene and...

The Maple Armouries SBR is new on the scene and looks like an absolute steal from a price to performance standpoint. If I were to buy a new M4 today it would be this rifle. Make sure you add it to...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion December 9th, 2017, 14:43
Replies: 27
Views: 6,212
Posted By Okawesome
Yeah that’s why some fields have a ‘full...

Yeah that’s why some fields have a ‘full seal’ goggle requirement. I personally feel best wearing full seal goggles at all times. Lower profile full seal goggles, like the Smith Boogie Sport...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion December 8th, 2017, 22:09
Replies: 27
Views: 6,212
Posted By Okawesome
As I understand it, Valken goggles are rebranded...

As I understand it, Valken goggles are rebranded Pyramex goggles. You can look up images online and the similarity will be clear.




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Forum: Accessories Discussion December 8th, 2017, 00:07
Replies: 13
Views: 4,973
Posted By Okawesome
I’ve observed good compatibility with the metal...

I’ve observed good compatibility with the metal CYMA mags. And they’re inexpensive.


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Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion December 6th, 2017, 14:05
Replies: 12
Views: 6,241
Posted By Okawesome
Is it possible to get aftermarket selector...

Is it possible to get aftermarket selector switches that have more positive detents?
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion December 6th, 2017, 13:50
Replies: 27
Views: 6,212
Posted By Okawesome
Welcome to the community! All information about...

Welcome to the community! All information about weapons so far has been covered by people much more experienced than me. I'm a relative newbie as well, only started this spring but like you, I've...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion December 6th, 2017, 11:17
Replies: 23
Views: 9,790
Posted By Okawesome
Hey there - revisiting this thread to ask more...

Hey there - revisiting this thread to ask more about microswitches. Can you give me an example of the microswitch you swapped in your G36? Once I know what I'm looking for I'm pretty sure I can...
Forum: Gear Discussion December 3rd, 2017, 11:34
Replies: 22
Views: 5,342
Posted By Okawesome
I personally wouldn’t feel safe without wearing...

I personally wouldn’t feel safe without wearing unmodified mil-spec eyepro. Home-made eyepro just sounds like a bad idea to me.


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Forum: Gear Discussion December 3rd, 2017, 11:11
Replies: 680
Views: 1,076,315
Posted By Okawesome
https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20171203/c4558007...

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Lightweight armoured setup for CQB or...
Forum: Gear Discussion December 3rd, 2017, 11:05
Replies: 60
Views: 57,791
Posted By Okawesome
Is that a Persec Aware belt? Sent from my...

Is that a Persec Aware belt?


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Forum: Gear Discussion December 3rd, 2017, 11:02
Replies: 60
Views: 57,791
Posted By Okawesome
First Line Kit Gallery - drop legs/rigger's belts, etc

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My belt setup supporting my G36C and TM Hi-Capa:
- Velocity Systems Gen 1 Operator Utility belt, with DIY adhesive...
Forum: Accessories Discussion November 20th, 2017, 02:29
Replies: 12
Views: 6,469
Posted By Okawesome
optic shopping

Thanks for the reply lurkingknight. Super useful information because I’ve just started thinking about whether I want a magnification option.

I wanted to share my decision on the RDS as well. I...
Forum: Newbie Tank October 23rd, 2017, 13:56
Replies: 19
Views: 6,765
Posted By Okawesome
I've been talking with HKGhost recently about...

I've been talking with HKGhost recently about doing some work on my AEG. Like you, I had him quote on the compression system. Professional and knowledgeable and on the west end of Toronto which is...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion October 8th, 2017, 15:35
Replies: 23
Views: 9,790
Posted By Okawesome
Thanks for the insight. Ok a 9.6v NiMH should be...

Thanks for the insight. Ok a 9.6v NiMH should be fine - it's what the official manual recommends and I'm happy with its current ROF.


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Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion October 7th, 2017, 10:00
Replies: 23
Views: 9,790
Posted By Okawesome
Thanks, so main issue here is using an 11.1v lipo...

Thanks, so main issue here is using an 11.1v lipo is made difficult by the microswitch trigger. I read about that before as well. That's good to know, although I don't plan to go that route with the...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion September 26th, 2017, 20:58
Replies: 23
Views: 9,790
Posted By Okawesome
OP, did you receive your g36c over the summer and...

OP, did you receive your g36c over the summer and if so, how has it performed so far?

Notes on my recent experience: I've recently installed a PDI W-Hold hop up bucking to replace the stock one,...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion September 4th, 2017, 19:06
Replies: 23
Views: 9,790
Posted By Okawesome
Yes I'm age verified. PM me the details of the...

Yes I'm age verified. PM me the details of the brand or the shop, that would be very helpful. Thanks!


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Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion August 31st, 2017, 10:36
Replies: 23
Views: 9,790
Posted By Okawesome
Hey DarkAura what brand of m4 adapter are you...

Hey DarkAura what brand of m4 adapter are you using? I know not all of them work well. But since I have the exact same model I'd like to know what my options are.


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Forum: Newbie Tank July 31st, 2017, 19:56
Replies: 22
Views: 7,217
Posted By Okawesome
I'm pretty new to this too I just got started...

I'm pretty new to this too I just got started this spring - I also played my first games at Ultimate Airsoft where you went. Biorage makes a good point - try Siege which is also indoor but 3x...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion July 2nd, 2017, 15:33
Replies: 23
Views: 9,790
Posted By Okawesome
For those that say ARES is a bad brand... Do...

For those that say ARES is a bad brand... Do those experiences come from recent or old interactions with the brand? And if you consider ARES bad, why? Is it reliability or performance or...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion June 19th, 2017, 15:28
Replies: 23
Views: 9,790
Posted By Okawesome
I have an Ares G36C and it's performed well for...

I have an Ares G36C and it's performed well for me so far. I'm new to airsoft so I've only been using it for about 3 months but it has not failed me so far and shoots reliably for a stock gun. I...
Forum: Airsoft Media May 29th, 2017, 17:20
Replies: 825
Views: 772,514
Posted By Okawesome
Nice paint. Man if you drop that in the woods you...

Nice paint. Man if you drop that in the woods you are never finding it again...


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Forum: Gear Discussion May 28th, 2017, 10:22
Replies: 32
Views: 9,816
Posted By Okawesome
You can't really do the candle wax trick with...

You can't really do the candle wax trick with tape over a foam or cardboard object though.


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Forum: Gear Discussion May 26th, 2017, 20:16
Replies: 4
Views: 2,224
Posted By Okawesome
Ok cool. The rail is the problem from what I...

Ok cool. The rail is the problem from what I understand from talking to other retailers and players. Holds true for 1911 pistols too. I've seen serpa holsters designed for 1911 pistols with lights....
Forum: Gear Discussion May 25th, 2017, 18:55
Replies: 4
Views: 2,224
Posted By Okawesome
Im not familiar with Armorer Works but my TM...

Im not familiar with Armorer Works but my TM Hi-Capa fits a blackhawk 1911 holster as long as I don't have the rail on it. Does your pistol have an accessory rail? If so can you remove it?


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Forum: General May 20th, 2017, 15:39
Replies: 26
Views: 6,859
Posted By Okawesome
I use my pistol in cqb because it's fun and...

I use my pistol in cqb because it's fun and difficult.


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Forum: General May 18th, 2017, 14:10
Replies: 47
Views: 14,268
Posted By Okawesome
I'll say that as a newb, I think airsoft is...

I'll say that as a newb, I think airsoft is continuing to pick up. 7-8 years ago I got interested in airsoft and did the reading and research, and concluded that the cost and logistics barriers were...
Forum: Accessories Discussion May 15th, 2017, 11:45
Replies: 12
Views: 6,469
Posted By Okawesome
I don't always practice necromancy, but when I...

I don't always practice necromancy, but when I do, it's about a G36 :)

I've recently started into the sport and am looking for a red dot optic for my G36C. I can't afford real steel and I know...
Forum: Newbie Tank May 10th, 2017, 10:31
Replies: 10
Views: 3,929
Posted By Okawesome
Thanks for bringing this up! The Trader Rating...

Thanks for bringing this up! The Trader Rating link was broken for me too - I thought it was just me, so I also figured out the workaround that Kozure just posted.

And yes, getting AV'ed is...
Forum: Gear Discussion May 8th, 2017, 23:28
Replies: 32
Views: 9,816
Posted By Okawesome
I used EVA foam floor mats as well. It works so...

I used EVA foam floor mats as well. It works so well for the cosplay community it should be fine to fill out plate carriers. I have thin half inch floor mats so I needed to double layer it. I might...
Forum: Gear Discussion May 2nd, 2017, 10:33
Replies: 7
Views: 5,885
Posted By Okawesome
Hey guys I just bought some g36 mag pouches from...

Hey guys I just bought some g36 mag pouches from www.Tasmaniantactical.com who are the Canadian retailer. I was asking them some questions and they said there is a new distributor in Canada that is...
Forum: Gear Discussion April 25th, 2017, 11:07
Replies: 5
Views: 3,141
Posted By Okawesome
I don't have a sling hook that will fit on the...

I don't have a sling hook that will fit on the rear of the Troy sling due to its 1.5" width. Do you mean loop the paracord through the rear end of the Troy sling instead of using a sling hook?
...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion April 24th, 2017, 10:11
Replies: 24
Views: 10,648
Posted By Okawesome
Hey guys, Just wanted to let you know that...

Hey guys,

Just wanted to let you know that I've picked up an ARES G36C through the classifieds here along with a TM Hicapa 5.1. The G36C's folding stock is just what I'm looking for in terms of...
Forum: Gear Discussion April 24th, 2017, 01:41
Replies: 5
Views: 3,141
Posted By Okawesome
Ok guys quick update on this. My point of view on...

Ok guys quick update on this. My point of view on the Troy Industries sling is that it does a decent job as long as you have an M4 platform or other with a buttstock that has a sling slot to weave it...
Forum: Gear Discussion April 24th, 2017, 01:24
Replies: 12
Views: 5,625
Posted By Okawesome
I noticed this. I really wanted to buy a...

I noticed this. I really wanted to buy a Slingster but couldn't find one anywhere.


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Forum: Gear Discussion April 23rd, 2017, 10:32
Replies: 12
Views: 5,625
Posted By Okawesome
So Ferro is a real steel brand and Semapo and...

So Ferro is a real steel brand and Semapo and Phantom are repro right? From what I understand in this thread, it means:

Ferro > Semapo > Phantom


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Forum: Gear Discussion April 21st, 2017, 13:45
Replies: 5
Views: 3,141
Posted By Okawesome
OK guy so I received the sling today and I think...

OK guy so I received the sling today and I think it's well constructed. Stitching seems to be good and the length adjustment works great too.

I'm having a problem attaching it to my G36C though,...
Forum: Gear Discussion April 20th, 2017, 22:19
Replies: 5
Views: 3,141
Posted By Okawesome
I guess no one else may have used it! Well I...

I guess no one else may have used it! Well I pulled the trigger and ordered it today since Amazon has a great return policy. It arrives tomorrow, bless you Prime :)

I'll re-post here and let you...
Forum: Gear Discussion April 19th, 2017, 22:55
Replies: 5
Views: 3,141
Posted By Okawesome
Troy 2 point battle sling - yea or nay?

Hi guys,

Is this sling worth buying? It's available on Amazon which normally makes me wary but Troy seems respectable.

Troy Industries Two Point Battle Sling, Coyote Tan...
Forum: Gear Discussion April 17th, 2017, 21:15
Replies: 60
Views: 57,791
Posted By Okawesome
Thanks - Hot-shot-Under-Fire's BAT belt looks...

Thanks - Hot-shot-Under-Fire's BAT belt looks great and I've sent him a PM.


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Forum: Gear Discussion April 17th, 2017, 16:26
Replies: 60
Views: 57,791
Posted By Okawesome
Oh god I just looked up the Ronin belts. Those...

Oh god I just looked up the Ronin belts. Those look so great. It seems the Ronins don't need a rigger + padded belt so the cost doesn't seem out of line with HSGI Suregrip.

What are these cheaper...
Forum: Gear Discussion April 17th, 2017, 15:21
Replies: 60
Views: 57,791
Posted By Okawesome
Hey guys, dragging up this old thread again - it...

Hey guys, dragging up this old thread again - it seems like the gold standard for belts is the HSGI Suregrip. I saw there is a Suregrip Slim - does anyone have experience with this? Is there a...
Forum: Tactics, Techniques and Procedures April 12th, 2017, 09:22
Replies: 13
Views: 11,014
Posted By Okawesome
I guess that's true - yes easy to miss even that...

I guess that's true - yes easy to miss even that far away even with training. But it looks to me like CAR stances and the whole system aren't really meant for shooting at distance...Maybe across the...
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