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Forum: The Dead Zone 04-14-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,627
Posted By Pyrate Jim
What is paintball other than a nonlethal duel? ...

What is paintball other than a nonlethal duel?
I just thought it was cool that someone recorded it in 1909 with them using facemasks & refs, similar to what we still do over a century later even if...
Forum: Ask The Experts 04-14-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 186
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Used by Fairies, Pixies & Elves everywhere! :p ...

Used by Fairies, Pixies & Elves everywhere! :p

Seriously, I'd pay to have one in the collection just as an example of hype.
Forum: The Dead Zone 04-14-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,627
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Actually, the Nelson Bros started making...

Actually, the Nelson Bros started making paintballs in 1940 to enter an existing market. There were other pellet markers already out there.
It's not like they made paint before there were markers......
Forum: Ask The Experts 04-08-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 95
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Yeah, I bought it on AO. And I can provide a...

Yeah, I bought it on AO.
And I can provide a local with another DF body that is already milled as a pattern, as well as haveblues' info thread for measurements.
Forum: Ask The Experts 04-08-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 95
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Milling ~ search online or local?

Just snagged a SC feed Automag and want to have the body cut to accept a pump.
Should I search for someone local to do the work? Or should I rely on someone on a paintball message board?

The...
Forum: Carter's Commando 04-04-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 571
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Yeah, 10shot often made a spectacle of himself....

Yeah, 10shot often made a spectacle of himself. I'm guilty of such behavior myself.
I'm thinking about heading down to EMR in a couple weeks for this Castle Conquest weekend. I heard some old...
Forum: Brass Eagle 03-21-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 711
Posted By Pyrate Jim
OOH! I could use a couple of those screws for an...

OOH! I could use a couple of those screws for an old Wintec Thunderbolt.

The worst problem with Nightmares was re-assembly, getting the valve O-rings through the threads without tearing them up....
Forum: The Dead Zone 03-21-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 465
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Nice artwork, much better than the other...

Nice artwork, much better than the other half-dozen paintball comic books I have. More like a Graphic Novel than a collection of strips.

Me likes and hopes to add your work to my collection....
Forum: Ask The Experts 03-19-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 341
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Agreed. Anything with magnification is going to...

Agreed. Anything with magnification is going to throw you off for distance.
I find squinting through a scope leads to tunnel vision, with one eye closed you lose your peripheral vision of anything...
Forum: Scenarios and Big Games 03-15-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,944
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Be careful what you wish for.

Be careful what you wish for.
Forum: The Dead Zone 03-03-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 564
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Flag Capture. Strategy Plus (one of the...

Flag Capture.

Strategy Plus (one of the oldest fields, and this is going back to the 80's...)
They used to hand out special small "rockers" to the field patch that were only given to a person who...
Forum: The Dead Zone 02-26-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 296
Posted By Pyrate Jim
I always throw two boxes in the truck when...

I always throw two boxes in the truck when packing.
One is the tool box, the other is a fishing tackle box devoted to parts.

Of the two, the tackle box is better for a couple of reasons.
One,...
Forum: Northeast 02-21-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 3,935
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Dude, supporting their effort is exactly why I...

Dude, supporting their effort is exactly why I need to do this. They can't come close to what I have to offer.

I've only seen two other "museums" of paintball, and neither was mobile.
Three if...
Forum: Northeast 02-19-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 3,935
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Conflict. The trailer may be dirty, but...

Conflict.
The trailer may be dirty, but eminently roadworthy.
In fact, I hope to have the museum trailer on the road before May.

Why the spurt of ambition?
Therein lies the conflict. A gauntlet...
Forum: Ask The Experts 01-22-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 252
Posted By Pyrate Jim
The plastic handle is held on an M-16 lug and can...

The plastic handle is held on an M-16 lug and can be replaced with a metal 45 grip.
You keep the trigger frame as is, but get a new look with a 45 that will take a bottomline or a stock.

It's...
Forum: The Dead Zone 01-20-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 2,970
Views: 133,910
Posted By Pyrate Jim
1991 Wintec Thunderbolt Double-Barrel. No new...

1991 Wintec Thunderbolt Double-Barrel.
No new pics yet, but according to Vrex it's one of 15 that ever made it to market.
(big thanx to 3PumpChump for the sale!)

VintageRex.com | Wintec Double...
Forum: Rare, Old Guns 01-20-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 755
Posted By Pyrate Jim
It's now mine, and I still can't believe that I...

It's now mine, and I still can't believe that I actually have one of the 15 made 23 years ago.
I figured I'd have to fight off a flock of vultures to pry one out of some cold dead hands...
...
Forum: The Dead Zone 11-04-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 171
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Paintball related related websites I don't want...

Paintball related related websites I don't want to lose.
My komputer is gone bad, I need to cache these to save them.

The Ongoing History of Paintball, SunyJim's Paintball Club...
Forum: The Dead Zone 11-04-2013, 07:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 171
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Cache

DDPIS-THE ORIGINS OF PAINTBALL (http://durtydan.paintballresource.org/www.durtydan.com/ddpis/3origin.html)
Les balles de cires, un ancÍtre du paintball...
Forum: What Is It? 10-22-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 842
Posted By Pyrate Jim
There is a guide if you know where to look: ...

There is a guide if you know where to look:
VM68.com: Sheridan Recognition Guide (http://www.vm68.com/stuff/sheridan_recognition_guide.html)
Forum: Northeast 10-14-2013, 06:01 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,267
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Saturday was chust vunderbollen! Big Thanks to...

Saturday was chust vunderbollen!
Big Thanks to Slim for putting in the effort to bring together such a great group of civilised barbarians!
Here's to the Meister of the Brau!...
Forum: Northeast 10-11-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,267
Posted By Pyrate Jim
And here I just went and bought a new cutlass...

And here I just went and bought a new cutlass that I wanted to show off...
Forum: Northeast 10-07-2013, 05:06 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,267
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Not doing the chili. That's more "Fiesta" than...

Not doing the chili.
That's more "Fiesta" than "Oktoberfest".
I'm thinking more like Bratwurst & sausage kinda stuff.
...
Forum: Northeast 09-28-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 163
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Eric at Yankee with the Gravity League or Slims'...

Eric at Yankee with the Gravity League or Slims' Spring/Fall SC game are the best bet for meeting fellow MCB folks.

Fields of Fire in Mystic, or Hogans Alley are not far.
Forum: Northeast 09-27-2013, 05:37 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,267
Posted By Pyrate Jim
CT Ren Faire is going on thru Oct 20. Next...

CT Ren Faire is going on thru Oct 20.
Next weekend is the "Babes in Bodices" competition.
Large-breasted ladies in tight corsets on parade....:drool:

Fortunately, there's no schedule conflict...
Forum: Northeast 09-25-2013, 05:45 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,267
Posted By Pyrate Jim
My usual itinerary. Saturday morning show up...

My usual itinerary.
Saturday morning show up with chainsaw, wheelbarrow and hound.
Clear brush hazards on the field and stack wood for the fire.

Saturday evening venison to share. Either chili...
Forum: Northeast 09-19-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 125
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Now I'm glad I asked. I had the CT field down...

Now I'm glad I asked.
I had the CT field down in Windsor in my head.
But you mean the old MadMans Realm just over the border in Chicopee...

Always liked that field, but yer right that it seems...
Forum: Northeast 09-18-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,557
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Speaking of next month in CT... What did Slim...

Speaking of next month in CT...
What did Slim call it?
"Stocktoberfest"?
Is there a thread on any message board about this one?

:Focus:
I did take pics after the game in Splattts backyard....
Forum: Northeast 09-18-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 125
Posted By Pyrate Jim
While I cannot make any promises, I might be able...

While I cannot make any promises, I might be able to come up and do a couple games of speedball. Sounds like fun.
I don't do spacebook or myface...So I would have to assume the location is the same...
Forum: Northeast 09-15-2013, 10:00 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,557
Posted By Pyrate Jim
We missed the devils' brass today, but while...

We missed the devils' brass today, but while there are lots of paintball games there are few grandchildren.
Congrats to the new parents, and dayam you are getting old!

About today, we had 14...
Forum: Northeast 09-14-2013, 06:11 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,557
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Big thank you to Slim for hauling me along on the...

Big thank you to Slim for hauling me along on the voyage.
I didn't think I was going to be able to make it.
Forum: Old Gun Tech 09-10-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 513
Posted By Pyrate Jim
This is what I'd like to say: "The two valves...

This is what I'd like to say:
"The two valves in a single housing are all standard Nelson Breech-drop until you get to the bolt.
(meaning the valve spring, cup seal, valve head, power tube,...
Forum: Old Gun Tech 09-07-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 513
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Got-Ya Deuce rebuild

Had to clean this puppy, thought some might benefit from seeing pics.
Here's one of the exploded views:...
Forum: The Dead Zone 08-12-2013, 05:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 397
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Personally, I don't think it has to do with the...

Personally, I don't think it has to do with the size of the field compared to the number of players.

It has more to do with how much control the field has on the players.
In really big games...
Forum: Tournaments 08-08-2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 614
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Gonna be there Alex? I was coming with a...

Gonna be there Alex?
I was coming with a camera, but I could stash a few pumps in the trunk.
Forum: Scenarios and Big Games 07-26-2013, 05:02 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,657
Posted By Pyrate Jim
I got the initial Email (so THAT still works). ...

I got the initial Email (so THAT still works).
The 1500 miles each way is not as big of an issue as is the 6 months away...

I plan week to week, if I actually try to plan for something six months...
Forum: Scenarios and Big Games 07-11-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 97
Posted By Pyrate Jim
[I]Iron Throne[/I] PSI N.Y. Aug 3-4

Cut&Paste:
http://i.imgur.com/BUMLGnO.jpg

This is gonna be good.
They divided the field into sections that will be played at different times through the 2 days.
And the place is famous...
Forum: Ask The Experts 05-05-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 260
Posted By Pyrate Jim
It's an LB Comp, with the cut-out for the 12g. ...

It's an LB Comp, with the cut-out for the 12g.

Nightmares only lived up to the name when you had to fix 'em.
But there's an old-school trick for putting them back together.

You need what...
Forum: Northeast 05-05-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 4,683
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Dude, You & Masse were the two I missed the most....

Dude, You & Masse were the two I missed the most.
The rest of us had a hellava good time.

My top three "thank you's" go out to Strat + for allowing us to play, To Slimbad for getting such great...
Forum: Northeast 05-03-2013, 07:49 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 4,683
Posted By Pyrate Jim
Pumping Fools Day was last month. :rolleyes: ...

Pumping Fools Day was last month. :rolleyes:

I've had a sudden influx at work, I'll need to go in for a few hours tomorrow morning. After lunchtime I'll get out to Strat+ & help prepare. (field...
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