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Forum: Gear Discussion March 24th, 2011, 10:59
Replies: 29
Views: 22,595
Posted By mopic
If you do decide to use the VHF frequencise, and...

If you do decide to use the VHF frequencise, and not just the FRS ones. Use the DOT channels. They are temporary assignment and they will not cause interferance to any public safety users. These...
Forum: Gear Discussion April 25th, 2010, 22:22
Replies: 129
Views: 156,105
Posted By mopic
While I understand your frustraion Kokanee, Your...

While I understand your frustraion Kokanee, Your frustration should be levelled at your fellow colleages and supply techs who are stealing property. I think it is beyond the scope of anyone buying...
Forum: Newbie Tank March 28th, 2010, 20:18
Replies: 35
Views: 10,788
Posted By mopic
Make sure who ever sends you the item, request...

Make sure who ever sends you the item, request they ask for signature.
In most cases if it is a large item, they will leave a delivery notice.
Forum: Gear Discussion March 18th, 2010, 18:20
Replies: 12
Views: 14,616
Posted By mopic
If you have a large field, then you need a radio...

If you have a large field, then you need a radio with 4-5 watts of power. If guys each grab a typical consumer frs/gmrs radio from different manufacturers the CTSS tones can either be slightly off. ...
Forum: Op-For/Terrorist/Rebel/Insurgents March 15th, 2010, 00:55
Replies: 15
Views: 23,679
Posted By mopic
If you were looking for 1970's troubles stuff,...

If you were looking for 1970's troubles stuff, often a pair of jeans, leather jacket, or older British smock. As for a rifle, Armalites of the vietnam era. Many types of rifles were used, sometimes...
Forum: Canadian Airsoft News Stand February 24th, 2010, 19:26
Replies: 10
Views: 6,800
Posted By mopic
I think it is a joke that any AR lower is...

I think it is a joke that any AR lower is consdered a restricted in Canada.
Forum: General August 13th, 2009, 21:01
Replies: 16
Views: 10,144
Posted By mopic
100% safe, and they do offer the more affordable...

100% safe, and they do offer the more affordable USPS / Canadapost option. do not take UPS, the brokerage fees are insane. USPS global is around $19.00 for a modest package. I picked up the...
Forum: General August 13th, 2009, 18:42
Replies: 16
Views: 10,144
Posted By mopic
There is no issue with them, they are the...

There is no issue with them, they are the flagship dealer for 5.11 and blackhawk. I have ordered from them on 6 ocassions. I did not send a copy of my creditcard. They are relaxed on Canadian...
Forum: General August 12th, 2009, 23:52
Replies: 16
Views: 10,144
Posted By mopic
LA police gear, blackhawk sell off

http://www.lapolicegear.com/blackhawk-closeouts.html

I have ordered from them, lots of canada shipping options. These prices are a third of what Canadian retailers sell for.
Forum: Newbie Tank August 12th, 2009, 22:28
Replies: 26
Views: 84,298
Posted By mopic
Yep, bang on. Most bylaws do not differentiate...

Yep, bang on. Most bylaws do not differentiate between firearms / pellet / airsoft.
Bylaw... don't do it.
Forum: General February 27th, 2009, 22:02
Replies: 320
Views: 112,569
Posted By mopic
Not that bad, I don't think anyone objects to...

Not that bad, I don't think anyone objects to over 18. the people at TTAC looked and acted responsible. The point of the piece is that under 18's should not be able to buy them. Something we all...
Forum: Newbie Tank February 9th, 2009, 17:15
Replies: 86
Views: 88,293
Posted By mopic
Agreed. There is little barrier to obtaining any...

Agreed. There is little barrier to obtaining any item you want, other than price. The issue is a lot of buyers really want an item, but do not want to prepay. Try ordering from any retailer...
Forum: Newbie Tank January 29th, 2009, 20:15
Replies: 8
Views: 2,558
Posted By mopic
If AV status is an issue, a .JPG of government ID...

If AV status is an issue, a .JPG of government ID with your name and age is good enough. (over 18 of course)
Forum: Reviews January 14th, 2009, 23:08
Replies: 29
Views: 22,641
Posted By mopic
Wilson Combat.

Those pics are really well done, very nice lighting. Outstanding!!
Forum: Accessories Discussion January 11th, 2009, 20:16
Replies: 15
Views: 6,838
Posted By mopic
VHF is a better choice for outdoors, however UHF...

VHF is a better choice for outdoors, however UHF is better for indoor use. The distance that we use would not make much of a difference. A commercial radio either VHF / UHF is ideal for us. The...
Forum: Accessories Discussion January 11th, 2009, 13:46
Replies: 15
Views: 6,838
Posted By mopic
A friend is a radio tech, he did the testing. ...

A friend is a radio tech, he did the testing. The SWR was well over 2.0 at the lower end of the band, but about 1.4 on the 440 portion, and 1.7 at 462.5625, 1.9 at the high end of 469.000
I also...
Forum: Accessories Discussion January 10th, 2009, 20:36
Replies: 15
Views: 6,838
Posted By mopic
The reason I suggested the Yaesu models is that...

The reason I suggested the Yaesu models is that the transmitters are almost identical to thier commercial counterparts, therefore the out of band reliabiltity is not an issue. The VSWR is around 1.7...
Forum: Accessories Discussion January 9th, 2009, 20:09
Replies: 15
Views: 6,838
Posted By mopic
No, a ham radio licence is required for use on...

No, a ham radio licence is required for use on amateur radio frequencies, we are using it on FRS and GMRS frequncies. It is made in Japan, flawless quality
Forum: Accessories Discussion January 9th, 2009, 19:22
Replies: 15
Views: 6,838
Posted By mopic
Ultimate Airsoft Radio

OK, Here is what I consider the best radio for field use.
The Yaesu / Vertex Standard VX177 UHF portable.
This radio is an Amateur tranceiver, however like most other ham radios it is built on the...
Forum: Newbie Tank December 29th, 2008, 18:36
Replies: 30
Views: 7,743
Posted By mopic
Don't order from the U.S. it won't get here. ...

Don't order from the U.S. it won't get here. Order from a retailer In Canada.
Forum: Gear Discussion December 29th, 2008, 18:35
Replies: 14
Views: 4,608
Posted By mopic
I have seen this before, some of the Chinese...

I have seen this before, some of the Chinese radios have CTCSS tone that are slightly off. try one tone above, or one tone below. Also the Commercial tones often do not marry well with consumer frs...
Forum: Gear Discussion December 29th, 2008, 18:31
Replies: 24
Views: 6,925
Posted By mopic
The Ham licence is for operating on ham...

The Ham licence is for operating on ham frequencies only. Many of the Ham portables can be modiifed to work on FRS / GMRS and private commercial frequencies, however this breaches the communications...
Forum: Reviews December 22nd, 2008, 15:34
Replies: 103
Views: 33,081
Posted By mopic
To take up the AV issue, Simon did send me a copy...

To take up the AV issue, Simon did send me a copy of his D/L. And yes, it could have arrived sooner. These things happen, and for that I apologize.
Forum: Newbie Tank December 19th, 2008, 19:45
Replies: 17
Views: 8,437
Posted By mopic
Raisenbran, we have never done any business. ...

Raisenbran, we have never done any business. Everyone knows, I deal with the Warstore, who have provided great customer service and in many cases repair and replacement on items that have needed it...
Forum: General November 2nd, 2008, 12:04
Replies: 46
Views: 13,079
Posted By mopic
I personally have never raised the price of...

I personally have never raised the price of something that I have already paid for at a lower price. In fact I did one order at the higher price and still sold it at the lower price as I thought the...
Forum: General October 28th, 2008, 10:30
Replies: 46
Views: 13,079
Posted By mopic
Canadian dollar drop and airsoft prices

I have had many inquiries as have other retailers as to the effect on the Canadian dollar drop and the effect on Airsoft prices this side of the border.

Quite simply the dollar is now worth about...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion October 10th, 2008, 11:36
Replies: 23
Views: 5,992
Posted By mopic
For field play I would not choose a luger, mags...

For field play I would not choose a luger, mags are really expensive. Most buyers of lugers have tended to be collectors. Have a look at the P226, 1911, or glocks. that is the most common choice...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion October 8th, 2008, 18:41
Replies: 23
Views: 5,992
Posted By mopic
Both are really good, the G&G's are made from...

Both are really good, the G&G's are made from magnesium alloy-very strong. Purely a preference thing. Keep in mind the Scar-l uses m4 mags, the Scar -H uses sr25 mags, good to know if you have a...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion October 4th, 2008, 11:14
Replies: 31
Views: 7,360
Posted By mopic
I still maintain a licence, I did mostly...

I still maintain a licence, I did mostly insurance and corporate work no family law stuff.

It was fun, but the pay was not great. Today, if you are lucky you will top out at $24.00 an hour,...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion October 4th, 2008, 11:09
Replies: 8
Views: 3,892
Posted By mopic
I generally do not send tracking numbers, this is...

I generally do not send tracking numbers, this is an added step that takes time. At the current time shipments are arriving in about two weeks. I have no doubt that as you are very quick to point...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion October 2nd, 2008, 19:44
Replies: 31
Views: 7,360
Posted By mopic
With all respect, If this gentleman has a drivers...

With all respect, If this gentleman has a drivers licence that shows he's over 18, that is fine. As a private investgator for more than 10 years, I can easilly find out if it is real. I have...
Forum: General September 25th, 2008, 10:52
Replies: 5
Views: 2,477
Posted By mopic
I do screen, The item that Rex was talking about...

I do screen, The item that Rex was talking about was a gentleman who wanted to use an AEG to scare birds, I thanked him for his time, did not waste much of it and advised him to order from another...
Forum: General September 15th, 2008, 23:27
Replies: 10
Views: 4,508
Posted By mopic
Tristan, you have had the gun over a week, you...

Tristan, you have had the gun over a week, you have signed for it, now release the funds. Door knock and work visits are the next step.
Be a gentleman, you have the item now pay up.
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion September 15th, 2008, 23:19
Replies: 9
Views: 3,627
Posted By mopic
I will not sell to anyone under 18. I need your...

I will not sell to anyone under 18. I need your valid age verified username from ASC or a scan of a D/l or other government issued I.D.

I do respect your interest in the sport, and will answer...
Forum: Airsoft Media September 10th, 2008, 00:58
Replies: 27
Views: 7,191
Posted By mopic
Hey that looks familiar! was that in my inventory...

Hey that looks familiar! was that in my inventory Yesterday?
440 fps,OOch! See you on the field. I am really glad I negotiate a 1 mercy with every sale!!
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion September 9th, 2008, 10:18
Replies: 20
Views: 5,480
Posted By mopic
If you are not into tinkering on an expensive...

If you are not into tinkering on an expensive piece, you will like the KWA's. They have likley the most rugged stock mechbox out there. The performance is amazing, add a LIPO battery and you have a...
Forum: SWAT/Police September 9th, 2008, 10:03
Replies: 14
Views: 33,033
Posted By mopic
A lot of it comes down to price. Unlike here an...

A lot of it comes down to price. Unlike here an NYPD officer must buy all his own kit; including a firearm. The price of a P226 is twice+ that of the Smith or the Glock. Also of note, the trigger...
Forum: General September 8th, 2008, 21:35
Replies: 10
Views: 4,508
Posted By mopic
0435481000267501 100% arrival by the weekend. ...

0435481000267501
100% arrival by the weekend.
Canadapost Expresspost,
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion August 25th, 2008, 23:01
Replies: 18
Views: 5,244
Posted By mopic
Don't do it. They sell the same thing at gander...

Don't do it. They sell the same thing at gander mountain and the quality is piss poor. While some AEG's are plastic, they use a heavy polycarbonate or nylon fibre type material. While those are...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion August 23rd, 2008, 12:26
Replies: 34
Views: 16,209
Posted By mopic
KWA for sure. I like ICS but the internals on...

KWA for sure. I like ICS but the internals on the KWA are outstanding. An 11.1 lipo will destroy 90% of the mechboxes out there. The KWA, handles it with ease. I have sold over 50 KWA's and had...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion August 23rd, 2008, 00:10
Replies: 37
Views: 14,091
Posted By mopic
PURE SHITE!!!

PURE SHITE!!!
Forum: General August 22nd, 2008, 00:20
Replies: 10
Views: 4,508
Posted By mopic
I received your email today, If this item does...

I received your email today, If this item does not arrive by next week I will issue a refund. I have never listed a 2 week delivery service standard. we are at the height of the playing season,...
Forum: General August 21st, 2008, 17:46
Replies: 60
Views: 16,644
Posted By mopic
Easy removal of the tip, no problems at all.

Easy removal of the tip, no problems at all.
Forum: General August 20th, 2008, 02:11
Replies: 14
Views: 5,307
Posted By mopic
Beware of the repeated use of the term "Bukake"...

Beware of the repeated use of the term "Bukake" in your translation.
Forum: General August 14th, 2008, 02:06
Replies: 37
Views: 7,226
Posted By mopic
I am all over this. At first glance they would...

I am all over this. At first glance they would take about 3 weeks to get and would run around $750.00 +/- Not anywhere near a thousand, as first thought.
The build quality is outstanding. The wood...
Forum: General August 7th, 2008, 18:38
Replies: 192
Views: 82,111
Posted By mopic
I am not for one second advocating the use or...

I am not for one second advocating the use or purchase of illegal firearms, I am just stating a fact that the price and availabilty of cheap guns, like the highpoints and davis industries guns is so...
Forum: General August 7th, 2008, 13:52
Replies: 192
Views: 82,111
Posted By mopic
If I was a thug, I would not buy an airsoft...

If I was a thug, I would not buy an airsoft pistol, I would buy a cheap Highpoint arms 9 mm semi auto, cheaper or the same price as a GBB stateside. They can be had for around $500-600 in this...
Forum: General August 7th, 2008, 08:24
Replies: 192
Views: 82,111
Posted By mopic
I have spoken to guys in Law enforcement,...

I have spoken to guys in Law enforcement, including high ranking officers in the Provincial weapons enforcement unit, When asked if there is any enforcement action planned on airsoft he laughed and...
Forum: General July 19th, 2008, 12:50
Replies: 27
Views: 6,964
Posted By mopic
I have waited 72 hours + to accept an EMT, He...

I have waited 72 hours + to accept an EMT, He could be out of town Etc.
In some cases if there is a problem with an item I will not accept an EMT until further direction has been received. Cut them...
Forum: Newbie Tank April 21st, 2008, 19:50
Replies: 86
Views: 88,293
Posted By mopic
The airsoft sales thing is not easy, you make...

The airsoft sales thing is not easy, you make sales and delivery times based on the market conditions at that time. Many things can happen, shipments sometimes get held up. Communications is...
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