The Dead Zone Paintball Related Chat

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 09-13-2007, 09:29 AM   #51 (permalink)
Post Whore
Mr. Furious's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Northwestern Pennsylvania

Originally Posted by incynr8 View Post
2 pounds WITH loader?
I believe the "2 pounds with everything" that the manufacturers advertise nowadays includes marker, reg and barrel.

A certain manufacturer(cough)Smart Parts(cough) advertised their new marker a few years back as "less than 2 punds" but failed to mention the regulator and barrel were not on said marker at the time of the weigh-in. Everyone was led to believe that the marker complete and ready for a hopper and tank was under 2lbs and many were a little upset when that turned out to be false. But with that advertising(misleading or not) the bar was set at 2lbs or less and since then everybody has been shooting for the 2lbs or under with barrel and reg included.
A skeleton walks into a bar and orders a beer and a mop......

Mr. Furious is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2007, 07:28 PM   #52 (permalink)
Active Member
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Tampa, FL
Send a message via AIM to Grivooga Send a message via Yahoo to Grivooga

Macdev Cyborg. Easiest maintenance you've ever seen- no tools required for regular maintenance and tear-down except to access battery (damnable grip screws). Shoots as fast or faster than any gun out there. Plus it's butter smooth, mine has kick comparable to a DM7 and is significantly quieter than an Ego. The stock Gladiator reg is excellent making it one of the most consistent out of box guns available. My 06 is 2lbs, 5ozs with barrel, reg, battery AND asa (an angel one ASA, not the lightest but I think it's very nice). Where the borg really wins in my personal opinion though is balance and ergonomics. When I bring my gun up it just points where I want it to. I know the gun is really no more accurate than any other gun shooting the same paint with the same barrel at the same speed but I'd swear that since I got my borg I've been threading the needle with difficult shots a hell of a lot more frequently because of the intuitive balance and feel. There's enough room between the trigger guard and reg to wrap your hand around (I like that). The stock grips feel cheap but it's never bothered me when actually playing and Hybrids are available. The 07s are a bit lighter and slightly smaller than the 06s but the 06s are just as capable and several hundred dollars less. I picked mine up on eBay for $430 shipped and can safely say that I'd only trade it for another borg or if I could sell the trade for enough to buy another borg plus atleast a hundred cash.
Grivooga is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-03-2007, 07:10 PM   #53 (permalink)
Winter_GS's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: NEPA

So...ehhhhh...can I get a crack at that Tribal? One of Sloonans and my teammates has been looking for another one.

As for the discussion, check out the ETEK vs. thread on the nation for a real world test from me, Sloonan, and DarkNinja. Its against the Rail

Might have to search a bit for it
It's always a cold Winter

Solstice Airsmyth, let it breath, make it fly
Solstice Speed...Faster than You
Solstice Law..go rEFF yourself
House Solstice, not a team, a way of life
Why? Because we're F'n Rockstars, thats why!
Winter_GS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2007, 07:31 AM   #54 (permalink)
BigEvil's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Not as big, but twice as evil
Send a message via AIM to BigEvil

Fan of EMR
If you are still interested in a Fusion, speak to Arstron on AO or Fusionowners... he runs FO, and I believe he had a couple for sale.
BigEvil is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply » Paintball » The Dead Zone

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:05 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO
© MCB Network LLC