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Old 01-17-2013, 02:58 PM   #7 (permalink)
cheetonian
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Join Date: Aug 2012

Nice! I love tinkering with Ion's.

I would actually be interested to see a real life efficiency comparison between the orange nano and the dual-o-ringed bolt, I would expect the nano to be able to run at slightly lower pressure for the same velocity, but in reality it may not make a huge difference.

As for pods per 68/4500, I can't really speak to that, but the efficiency shouldn't be much less than an electro powered ion.

If you want the best possible efficiency, grab one of Yoda's Closed-Bolt Conversion kits, at 270 psi, those can theoretically shoot over 2200 balls per 68/45.

I recently put together a mech closed-bolt ion, and though I haven't been able to take it to the field yet, I love it, very different sound signature, but shoots nicely
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