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Old 08-29-2006, 10:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Pneumatic Piranha?

http://cgi.ebay.com/PMI-Piranha-Pain...QQcmdZViewItem
It doesn't look pneumatic to me, but what do I know?
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Old 08-30-2006, 02:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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It doesn't look pneumatic to me, but what do I know?
By its nature of operation alone, any paintball marker is a pneumatic machine.

Definition: pneu‧mat‧ic
1. of or pertaining to air, gases, or wind.
2. of or pertaining to pneumatics.
3. operated by air or by the pressure or exhaustion of air: a pneumatic drill.
4. filled with or containing compressed air, as a tire.
5. equipped with pneumatic tires.
6. Theology. of or pertaining to the spirit; spiritual.
7. Zoology. containing air or air cavities.
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Old 08-30-2006, 04:34 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Every(or almost every*) paintball gun out there is pneumatic. That basically means powered by a gas(C02)


*I have to remember this is MCB, I know someone is gonna pop up with a non-pneumatic PB gun.
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Old 08-30-2006, 06:59 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Every(or almost every*) paintball gun out there is pneumatic. That basically means powered by a gas(C02)

*I have to remember this is MCB, I know someone is gonna pop up with a non-pneumatic PB gun.
The C3 used EXPANDING gasses from combustionof propane gas. The exhaust is CO2... just formed in a different way. I quess that's still "pnuematic" though as it is the "exhastion of air/CO2." Oh well... I tried.
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Mod 85 is not pnuematic.
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Not fair.... airsoft doesnt count.
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Netsurferdude2 is right, because, you can't get the paint to splat!
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The paintballs hurt just as much as the bbs and they gum up AEGs pretty bad.
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