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Old 07-07-2012, 08:51 PM   #1291 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by russc View Post
I tested the first Gen valve fairly extensively.

I found that the buna oring works best as the seal and did not blow out. the Teflon seal was very finicky and I assume delrin would fare no better.

I also found that the external spring was more trouble than it was worth, especially when it came to testing different spring weights. I found basically no difference in efficiency when I went back to a standard spring setup, but again that could be because of springing. I also found that it magnified tolerance differences between powertubes since the valve retainer doesn't guide as much as on a stock valve.
You need to test newmaticarsenal's kit with the huge internal dimensions.
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THE-SHOOTIST Anyone chubbin' like me for this?
mailmanmike Since Monday! That's more than 4 hours though, so according to those cialis ads I should see my doctor.
tlane77 I think for a non-chemical chubby it's 6 hours before its time to see a doctor. So you should be good for another couple hours.
splattttttt I wasn't goin to google "chubbin" because I assumed it had to do with fat. The lard type, not the fun stuff. But what ever feelings Jeff's experiencing, then they must be of the fun like stuff...
tlane77 He's got a woody for your woods.
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