1. Post #2961
    Year_of_Lurking's Avatar
    June 2009
    465 Posts
    Am I the only one who hates people with polarstars?

    They're a great machine, but people sorta cheat with them.
    For example, my cqb field is semi only, so you can't mag dump into someone. Not a bad rule.
    But, since polarstars have amazing trigger response it's perfectly allowed for them to mag dump, as long as it's semi.

    There was a couple instances where me and this one polarstar guy rounded a corner. We both shot. Usually, we both take a neutral kill, but no he's better than that. I call out, he says "A little late on that" and stays in the game. Later I shot him in the back. He didn't even call out, just quietly walked to spawn.

    tl;dr I can't stand the elitist attitude polarstars promote.
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  2. Post #2962
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    This was a waste of $1
    ==='s Avatar
    December 2011
    1,370 Posts
    Galaxy MP5's are shit. Seen so many break with any kind of rough housing.
    TM's are ok, but lipo's are a no-no.

    Go with the G&G one if you need something cheaper, Echo 1 Master if you can afford it.
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  3. Post #2963
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    Kali's Avatar
    November 2008
    8,708 Posts
    You can do that with any gun with a mosfet or electronic trigger switch in, though. It's really just down to the player using it.

    But yeah, the attitude brands like that seem to induce on people is stupid. There's a bunch of people at my field who buy high end guns and expect to be instantly respected and treated like the cool kids, but they're a bunch of assholes.

    They're nice guns, sure, but the only point you're making by getting a systema or polar star and trying to get cool points with it is that you have a shitload of money to blow on toy guns, and that you're an asshole for making a huge deal out of it.
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  4. Post #2964
    No such thing as overkill.
    catbarf's Avatar
    January 2007
    10,906 Posts
    I talked with a guy who said he liked his P* because when it chronos 400 with .2s, it then shoots ~380 with .25s because of increased air efficiency. So in essence he likes it because he can cheat and circumvent muzzle energy regulations. And this guy co-owns an airsoft store.
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  5. Post #2965
    Frostypunch's Avatar
    March 2011
    601 Posts
    Currently looking up guides and lessons on airsoft so when I do manage to get a job and get enough money for gear and weapons I probably won't get confused
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  6. Post #2966
    No such thing as overkill.
    catbarf's Avatar
    January 2007
    10,906 Posts
    Currently looking up guides and lessons on airsoft so when I do manage to get a job and get enough money for gear and weapons I probably won't get confused
    If you have any questions ask us, we're reasonably intelligent in aggregate.
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  7. Post #2967
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    the_killer24's Avatar
    November 2007
    16,202 Posts
    keyword: reasonably
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  8. Post #2968
    Frostypunch's Avatar
    March 2011
    601 Posts
    If you have any questions ask us, we're reasonably intelligent in aggregate.
    I do actually have one

    I'm sorta confused between getting an mp5 or a carbine (the site I was on for lessons and help said carbines are considered middle way weapons)
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  9. Post #2969
    Shotgun Guru
    notrabies's Avatar
    February 2009
    7,941 Posts
    If you have any questions ask us, we're reasonably intelligent in aggregate.
    Agreed, also, I appreciate how you're actually taking your time to get into this instead of just buying some POS and telling us its better than anything we can suggest and then breaking it.
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  10. Post #2970
    Frostypunch's Avatar
    March 2011
    601 Posts
    keyword: reasonably
    Will do
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  11. Post #2971
    Gold Member
    the_killer24's Avatar
    November 2007
    16,202 Posts
    in airsoft, the only difference between a carbine-type gun and an mp5 is the shape, the size, the magazine type, and some internal differences

    it doesn't really matter cause they both fire the same 6mm bbs

    get whichever you like more
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  12. Post #2972
    Frostypunch's Avatar
    March 2011
    601 Posts
    Agreed, also, I appreciate how you're actually taking your time to get into this instead of just buying some POS and telling us its better than anything we can suggest and then breaking it.
    It's mostly because I don't wanna be so confused when I'm playing for the first time and mess up

    Thanks for all the help too
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  13. Post #2973
    Krilliad's Avatar
    September 2009
    82 Posts
    I talked with a guy who said he liked his P* because when it chronos 400 with .2s, it then shoots ~380 with .25s because of increased air efficiency. So in essence he likes it because he can cheat and circumvent muzzle energy regulations. And this guy co-owns an airsoft store.
    Yeah. Using the poppet dwell setting I CAN drop .30's in my gun and shoot 400 and then chrono with .2's and shoot 400 still. It's possible, but that's why I spot check any P*s on the field I ref if I don't know them and trust them.
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  14. Post #2974
    Premature Joculation
    cardfan212's Avatar
    April 2009
    8,053 Posts
    Do you live in Texas? and are you talking about OP Aftermath run by Matthew Pennebaker?
    Nope, Illinois and it was called OP: Wasteland or something.
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  15. Post #2975
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    Zerokateo's Avatar
    November 2011
    4,380 Posts
    Nope, Illinois and it was called OP: Wasteland or something.
    Mmk cause we JUST had a fallout op called OP aftermath, i didnt go but I heard it was shit too.
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  16. Post #2976
    Mr. So and So's Avatar
    March 2012
    128 Posts
    Ive used an acm m500 indoors and it was VERY effective.

    Edited:



    hnngghhhhhhhhh
    I don't care how old this post is, that is the sexiest zombie killer I have ever laid eyes on. Hnnnnnnghhh!
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  17. Post #2977
    Gold Member
    smallfry's Avatar
    January 2007
    1,071 Posts
    Just assembled a working V2 gearbox from spare parts, and it runs orgasmically!
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  18. Post #2978
    i shave my eyebrows
    junglecat's Avatar
    November 2011
    896 Posts
    propane adapter came in today earlier, went through 3 mags with my 1911 with no problems
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  19. Post #2979
    Premature Joculation
    cardfan212's Avatar
    April 2009
    8,053 Posts
    Just assembled a working V2 gearbox from spare parts, and it runs orgasmically!
    Hi Smallfry, long time no see!
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  20. Post #2980
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    the_killer24's Avatar
    November 2007
    16,202 Posts


    WOW $34.50 OFF WHAT A DEAL
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  21. Post #2981
    Krilliad's Avatar
    September 2009
    82 Posts
    propane adapter came in today earlier, went through 3 mags with my 1911 with no problems
    Propane is great. $2 for a bottle twice the size of a king arms can. Just put lube in the adapter liberally. And I suggest madbull propane.
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  22. Post #2982
    gashol's Avatar
    December 2010
    280 Posts


    WOW $34.50 OFF WHAT A DEAL
    It also qualifies for free shipping. A must buy.
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  23. Post #2983
    YEAH, AND?
    felix the cat's Avatar
    December 2010
    9,615 Posts
    Propane is great. $2 for a bottle twice the size of a king arms can. Just put lube in the adapter liberally. And I suggest madbull propane.
    Wat? I'm pretty sure that's not even a thing
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  24. Post #2984
    Gold Member
    the_killer24's Avatar
    November 2007
    16,202 Posts
    unless he's talking about the madbull propane adapter in which case the ai one is better
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  25. Post #2985
    Frostypunch's Avatar
    March 2011
    601 Posts
    So I just found my friends M&P 15 airsoft rifle but i can't tell if it's any good or not

    Because not only can I not shoot it because the battery is dead but also because there's no bb's or airsoft pellet

    And there's nothing to tell who made it or manufactured it at all

    Edited:

    Nevermind on the bottom of the handle it says ICS

    Guess I'm gonna go researching

    Edited:

    Read a review of it and everyone gave it 4 or 5 stars

    Any thoughts or opinions on it? I'm gonna go find a battery charger and try to get some ammo for it
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  26. Post #2986
    YEAH, AND?
    felix the cat's Avatar
    December 2010
    9,615 Posts
    I personally like ICS. I'm guessing it's the sportline one though in which case it might have some hop up issues.
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  27. Post #2987
    Frostypunch's Avatar
    March 2011
    601 Posts
    Well crap I asked my friend where the charger was was and he doesn't know

    Sigh might have to buy one
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  28. Post #2988
    I ROLL THE NICKELS
    CodeMonkey3's Avatar
    October 2008
    19,784 Posts
    Did the Charger look like this?

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  29. Post #2989
    Frostypunch's Avatar
    March 2011
    601 Posts
    Did the Charger look like this?

    I dont know
    How do you figure out what kind of charger the battery takes?
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  30. Post #2990
    I ROLL THE NICKELS
    CodeMonkey3's Avatar
    October 2008
    19,784 Posts
    The connector. That one pictured is a Tamiya and there are small and large versions of that. Those are the most common.

    The charger on the other hand I pictured, although one of the most common sucks. They give them out free with guns, take forever to charge and usually ruin the battery. Don't buy one of them, get a smart charger.
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  31. Post #2991
    Krilliad's Avatar
    September 2009
    82 Posts
    I dont know
    How do you figure out what kind of charger the battery takes?
    Depends in if its a NiMH battery, a LiPo battery, NiCd battery, etc.

    Nimh and NiCd batteries can (correct me if I'm wrong) take similar if not the same chargers, which they can show you at any local shop. I suggest a smart charger.

    Lipo chargers can be more expensive, but some are universal chargers and will even charge nimh like my charger ($109 though). Lower end lipo chargers have just little white ports on the front.

    Like I said, a store can show you and explain better.

    Edited:

    Wat? I'm pretty sure that's not even a thing
    Oh shit, I meant madbull silicone ><
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  32. Post #2992
    Frostypunch's Avatar
    March 2011
    601 Posts
    Thanks

    Also I wonder if there's any airsoft stores somewhat near me

    I live near kountze. Texas so I don't know if there is I might have to look for one on the internet

    No luck at all I don't even think people play airsoft in kountze
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  33. Post #2993
    YEAH, AND?
    felix the cat's Avatar
    December 2010
    9,615 Posts
    pro tip: buy anything battery or charger related from a hobby shop. (hobbyking.com for example)
    I suggest the Imax B6 charger
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  34. Post #2994
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  35. Post #2995
    ಥ益ಥ ... Beautiful.
    Kill001's Avatar
    April 2006
    11,565 Posts
    I keep looking at this and laugh to myself

    Evike posted:
    Features / Specifications:
    Unique / Aggressive look for maximum tactical advantage.
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  36. Post #2996
    Resident IFAP Phantas- magor- iologist
    Wulfram's Avatar
    July 2010
    9,212 Posts
    Actually looks like it would be good if you ever tried to make a STALKER Exoskeleton load out.
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  37. Post #2997
    I ROLL THE NICKELS
    CodeMonkey3's Avatar
    October 2008
    19,784 Posts
    Wow.. pricey but do want for FALLOUT LARP

    Edited:

    Also I got my new face mesh thingy today in tan. Than I just found the old black one in my closet so fff oh well. Now the black doesn't ruin my ~camo index~ I guess.

    Also found two more speed loaders so now I have three which I think is more than enough for Blacksheep. I also found my Walther P99 or whatever. My very first springer. Still fires after almost ten years, three of those years spent buried in the forest after I lost it.
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  38. Post #2998
    No such thing as overkill.
    catbarf's Avatar
    January 2007
    10,906 Posts
    Actually looks like it would be good if you ever tried to make a STALKER Exoskeleton load out.


    I'm not seeing the resemblance.
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  39. Post #2999
    I ROLL THE NICKELS
    CodeMonkey3's Avatar
    October 2008
    19,784 Posts
    Literally it's just a gasmask and a bicycle helmet.
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  40. Post #3000
    Gold Member
    Kali's Avatar
    November 2008
    8,708 Posts
    Exoskeleton gas mask is like a double filtered S10 mask.
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