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Old 05-18-2011, 02:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Everyone knows what Camille looks like... Right?

Hurricane 1 01 Camille Glenn Palmer-medium.jpg

Hurricane 1 02 Camille Glenn Palmer-medium.jpg

Or do you?

From a warpig question and answer with Glenn:

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GP: I began putting "Camille" together in early August 1988 and it became a working model in Sept. '88.. However, I didn't get a couple of bugs worked out of the automation system, namely the switch (4-way valve) and timing setup until late October. I dubbed it a Hurricane because most would simply seek out the best cover available when it was bearing down on them. An awesome force that most were just not prepared to deal with. Talk about a "power trip", it is easy to have am extreme level of confidence when you have that much of an advantage over everyone else on the field. I could basically dominate the field, wherever I went, with a "horrizontal hail storm, in living color."



[October '88] is when it went into full time service but it did not look the way it does now until June, 1989. Until then it looked very much like a stock Sheridan rifle (direct fed) with the operating cylinder (ram) extending from the rear of the barrel, behind the bolt. After I had figured out that I needed to turn the cylinder around and decided to mount it on the side of the gun I decided to change the appearance of the gun as well. After some thought as to how I wanted it set up, (sleeping on it several nights) I took it into surgery one night and emerged from the operating theater around daylight the next morning with what you see today. I then had EXACTLY what "I" wanted in a paintgun and haven't changed a thing about it since.

So... I now give you what Camille looked like more or less, from back in 1988:



The picture above is of an Elite Rifle, and it is what Camille was based off of...

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Where did this come from Painthappy?

Still hoping see gets returned to Glenn, but expecting the worse.
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Old 05-18-2011, 02:36 PM   #4 (permalink)
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ahaha, the original setup looks pretty badass actually
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Ok, this made me want to sell all my current gear and save up for a hurc...which is what I'm now planning to do!
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That's ****ing angry looking! Man wish I could buy a reproduction!
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