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Forum: Doctor's Corner November 20th, 2021, 16:09
Replies: 5
Views: 1,140
Posted By Omnivorous
I took it apart and got it working again. I...

I took it apart and got it working again. I believe the problem was one of 2 things. The female side of trigger contact needed prying apart so that both side could make full contact, and the negative...
Forum: Doctor's Corner November 14th, 2021, 17:33
Replies: 5
Views: 1,140
Posted By Omnivorous
Thanks guys. I forgot to mention I tried it with...

Thanks guys. I forgot to mention I tried it with 3 different 11.1 lipos that I know work (tested them on other guns), so I know it's not a battery problem. The gun also only has a few thousand rounds...
Forum: Doctor's Corner November 14th, 2021, 12:55
Replies: 5
Views: 1,140
Posted By Omnivorous
Raven M249 trigger / firing problem

Here's a video of the problem - https://youtu.be/NjvaFY51hOw
In words, the gun only fires sometimes when the trigger is pulled. When it does fire, it randomly stops firing even though the trigger is...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion October 30th, 2021, 08:53
Replies: 2
Views: 1,163
Posted By Omnivorous
Why are bolt action snipers the same or higher price than AEGs?

I've been thinking of buying a bolt action sniper for a while, but the possibility that I might not enjoy sniping in combination with the price of them has stopped me so far.

It just seems weird...
Forum: Newbie Tank August 26th, 2021, 17:50
Replies: 3
Views: 1,437
Posted By Omnivorous
I'd recommend getting in touch with the people at...

I'd recommend getting in touch with the people at Black Blitz. They are in KW and their customer service is exceptional. They could also let you know what fields are in the area.

Don't choose a...
Forum: Doctor's Corner July 30th, 2021, 17:09
Replies: 14
Views: 2,562
Posted By Omnivorous
I've attached 2 photos. The blue one is a version...

I've attached 2 photos. The blue one is a version 3, and the black one is the one out of the Ares VZ58 AK. I'm definitely not confident it's a version 3. I have almost no knowledge of Ares products...
Forum: Doctor's Corner July 29th, 2021, 16:39
Replies: 14
Views: 2,562
Posted By Omnivorous
Yah, nothing aftermarket fits. It's proprietary....

Yah, nothing aftermarket fits. It's proprietary. I guess I'm going to get some good practice replacing the tappet plate in it!
Forum: Doctor's Corner July 19th, 2021, 13:09
Replies: 14
Views: 2,562
Posted By Omnivorous
Sounds great. My brain kind of assumed nothing...

Sounds great. My brain kind of assumed nothing aftermarket would work since it's Ares. I'll look into that though, thanks.
Forum: Doctor's Corner July 19th, 2021, 11:59
Replies: 14
Views: 2,562
Posted By Omnivorous
I took it apart and the tappet plate is broken...

I took it apart and the tappet plate is broken (see pic below). Pretty crazy considering the gun has probably only had 2000 rounds put through it - but it is probably 7 or 8 years old.

Now I just...
Forum: Doctor's Corner July 19th, 2021, 08:17
Replies: 14
Views: 2,562
Posted By Omnivorous
I don't see the air nozzle pushing BBs forward at...

I don't see the air nozzle pushing BBs forward at all so sounds like a damaged tappet plate. I'll take a part the gun completely.

Appreciate the guidance.
Forum: Doctor's Corner July 17th, 2021, 15:02
Replies: 14
Views: 2,562
Posted By Omnivorous
I did think of that and replaced the spring in...

I did think of that and replaced the spring in the mag. It has great tension. I'm stumped though because when I put a BB in through the end of the barrel, it shoots out just fine (and I can feel air...
Forum: Doctor's Corner July 17th, 2021, 08:28
Replies: 14
Views: 2,562
Posted By Omnivorous
I don't know. It's actually my brother's gun and...

I don't know. It's actually my brother's gun and I wouldn't be surprised at all if it was stored with BBs in the magazine.
Forum: Doctor's Corner July 16th, 2021, 20:04
Replies: 14
Views: 2,562
Posted By Omnivorous
Ares AK not shooting

Hi,

I have an Ares AK AEG that seems to work normally except BBs don't come out at all when it shoots. The gun has seen minimal use, but sat for a number of years. When I tried to use it after...
Forum: Newbie Tank July 3rd, 2021, 13:10
Replies: 14
Views: 2,161
Posted By Omnivorous
Where can you get a King Arms p90 for $200?...

Where can you get a King Arms p90 for $200? Everything I've seen from in stock and out of stock is $340+tax. I'm fairly certain it was a sportline also. It was -all- plastic. The higher ca90s have...
Forum: Newbie Tank July 3rd, 2021, 10:07
Replies: 14
Views: 2,161
Posted By Omnivorous
Thanks all for the input and help. Appreciate it....

Thanks all for the input and help. Appreciate it.

And I apologize if I'm giving too much attitude. I've been frustrated this transaction and the last one where someone also lied to me and then...
Forum: Newbie Tank July 2nd, 2021, 17:32
Replies: 14
Views: 2,161
Posted By Omnivorous
Classifieds - safe to use?

A seller on this forums advertised a $400 King Arms P90 (https://buyairsoft.ca/product/king-arms-fn-p90-tactical/) and send a Classic Army 90...
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 22nd, 2021, 09:16
Replies: 4
Views: 2,209
Posted By Omnivorous
Thanks. I took the gun and gearbox apart and...

Thanks. I took the gun and gearbox apart and there is a very small piece broken off the trigger and the trigger spring appears to be slightly bent. (I can post a picture later today).

It's a...
Forum: Doctor's Corner June 18th, 2021, 15:52
Replies: 4
Views: 2,209
Posted By Omnivorous
M4 mechanical trigger stiff

Hi, my trigger doesn't depress in semi but does in full auto although it's a little stiff. I know theres a spring that pushes the trigger back out after it is pulled. Before I buy the part and open...
Forum: Newbie Tank June 13th, 2021, 11:08
Replies: 2
Views: 2,189
Posted By Omnivorous
"simple" spring length question

I feel like this is a newbie question...

Why do certain AEGs use slightly shorter springs, and even more important, why aren't they available for purchase anywhere?!!?

Typical spring length -...
Forum: Doctor's Corner May 5th, 2021, 12:10
Replies: 2
Views: 2,083
Posted By Omnivorous
Thanks. I'm running an M110 spring (shooting...

Thanks. I'm running an M110 spring (shooting 350fps), and I have a brand new Titan 11.1v in it. I'll see what I can find out about the rest. I'm not familiar with gear stuff / shimming, so I'll do...
Forum: Doctor's Corner May 3rd, 2021, 21:10
Replies: 2
Views: 2,083
Posted By Omnivorous
G&G L85 Selector Switch problem

Hi,

I just got a G&G L85 from someone and it shoots fine on full-auto, but on semi, it will shoot once (but struggle to complete the cycle), and then will do nothing after that. When you switch...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 30th, 2021, 15:15
Replies: 13
Views: 7,259
Posted By Omnivorous
Thank you for your help. This has been a learning...

Thank you for your help. This has been a learning process (slightly frustrating one).

One (maybe) last question - do you know someone who would have time to talk to regarding parts compatibility...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 13th, 2021, 14:55
Replies: 13
Views: 7,259
Posted By Omnivorous
Thank you very much for this tip. I learned I'm...

Thank you very much for this tip. I learned I'm looking for TM L96 AWS parts. The only parts I could find that aren't from Europe was this - https://www.evike.com/products/47017/

If I put that in...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 13th, 2021, 14:08
Replies: 13
Views: 7,259
Posted By Omnivorous
You are bang on with this. It only cocks by a...

You are bang on with this. It only cocks by a little bit - not enough for a BB to feed.
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 11th, 2021, 19:34
Replies: 13
Views: 7,259
Posted By Omnivorous
Thanks. The two snipers I have are: Classic...

Thanks. The two snipers I have are:

Classic Army SR40
https://airsoftdepot.ca/store/product_info.php?cPath=102_204&products_id=5404

WELL MB4410D...
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications April 11th, 2021, 10:09
Replies: 13
Views: 7,259
Posted By Omnivorous
Bolt action Sniper FPS / Spring upgrade questions

I have 2 bolt action snipers that are firing around 375 fps, and I want to get them up to 450fps.

I bought an upgrade kit and took apart my sniper and put it back together 5-6 times trying...
Forum: Frequently Asked Questions January 21st, 2021, 15:51
Replies: 136
Views: 617,351
Posted By Omnivorous
I saw the OP recommend JT thermal goggles for no...

I saw the OP recommend JT thermal goggles for no fog. I hate fog. Its my biggest enemy in this sport. Does anyone know any ballistic glasses or have other goggle recommendations of products that WILL...
Forum: Accessories Discussion December 17th, 2019, 17:41
Replies: 92
Sticky: Battery FAQ
Views: 304,662
Posted By Omnivorous
I have gotten burned by buying imax b6 chargers...

I have gotten burned by buying imax b6 chargers off ebay, which I believe were fakes. I briefly read over this thread - for someone who wants to charge both lipos and nimh batteries, does anyone have...
Forum: Accessories Discussion April 3rd, 2019, 09:35
Replies: 7
Views: 24,024
Posted By Omnivorous
Ok, thanks guys.

Ok, thanks guys.
Forum: Accessories Discussion April 2nd, 2019, 11:26
Replies: 7
Views: 24,024
Posted By Omnivorous
Battery adapters

Hi,

I've got some batteries I was using with an RC car, and wanted to use them with my airsoft guns. They are Venom 7.2v high power NiMH 4200mah batteries.

The adapter is wrong though. Anyone...
Forum: Newbie Tank April 2nd, 2019, 10:39
Replies: 4
Views: 5,242
Posted By Omnivorous
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: Newbie Tank March 6th, 2019, 20:54
Replies: 4
Views: 5,242
Posted By Omnivorous
Versions (US, Canadian, Asia)

Hi,

I was looking on a major retailer's website for an airsoft gun, and I frequently read "US Version" or Canada version or Asia version beside guns. What does this mean? Will there be a different...
Forum: General June 8th, 2018, 17:42
Replies: 12
Views: 14,797
Posted By Omnivorous
I was also wondering about this, but from the...

I was also wondering about this, but from the United States and Canada. I see companies ship to Canada and will guarantee they make it past customs, but if I bought it in the States and brought it...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion February 5th, 2016, 16:41
Replies: 6
Views: 8,509
Posted By Omnivorous
Thanks guys. I'm sensing a trend with the answers!

Thanks guys. I'm sensing a trend with the answers!
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion February 5th, 2016, 14:50
Replies: 6
Views: 8,509
Posted By Omnivorous
SRC Gen III Pro - your thoughts?

Hi,

I'm looking at buy a SRC HK416 Gen III Pro used. Here's a link to the exact gun. (https://www.007airsoft.com/product.php?cat=1&sub=1&view=26).

It seems like it's in good condition, but it...
Forum: Newbie Tank February 3rd, 2016, 22:11
Replies: 24
Views: 78,667
Posted By Omnivorous
Airsoft gun longevity

Hi,

I'm looking at buying an airsoft gun off kijiji, but the gun is used. How many BBs/how long are most airsoft guns rated for? The gun is a full metal SRC M4. The seller says he's used it for...
Forum: Airsoft Guns Discussion August 12th, 2010, 10:10
Replies: 19
Views: 10,761
Posted By Omnivorous
There is also the huge annoyance that you have to...

There is also the huge annoyance that you have to move with a giant air tank :lol:
Forum: General June 24th, 2010, 15:16
Replies: 18
Views: 9,503
Posted By Omnivorous
All good ideas. I have a tree top castle...

All good ideas.

I have a tree top castle like complex and often a simple assault/defense is fun. CTF games where everyone starts outside of the core and everyone merges and battles over one flag...
Forum: Gear Discussion June 21st, 2010, 17:29
Replies: 49
Views: 30,278
Posted By Omnivorous
I got this suit in an XL and it's SUPER baggy and...

I got this suit in an XL and it's SUPER baggy and works wonderfully. That guy's suit is way to small for him just judging by the length of sleeves compared to his arms. It's a decent brand name too...
Forum: Newbie Tank June 16th, 2010, 19:35
Replies: 12
Views: 5,463
Posted By Omnivorous
Interested in getting this charger as it seems...

Interested in getting this charger as it seems like the best bang for your buck. My question is, will this package on ebay contain all of the accessories I need to charge my airsoft batteries?
...
Forum: Newbie Tank June 3rd, 2010, 13:21
Replies: 23
Views: 18,061
Posted By Omnivorous
Not only is it illegal to bring it back into...

Not only is it illegal to bring it back into Canada but you've gotta be crazy to try and get that thing on plane! It's China, they won't charge you, they'll execute you!
Forum: Newbie Tank June 1st, 2010, 22:14
Replies: 8
Views: 4,744
Posted By Omnivorous
You don't need to post every day. Just check to...

You don't need to post every day. Just check to see if you can look at the sub-forums currently listed as "private" or look at a post you've already made and see if the AV icon is there.

I just...
Forum: Newbie Tank June 1st, 2010, 22:11
Replies: 25
Views: 11,689
Posted By Omnivorous
If you're driving it across the border the most...

If you're driving it across the border the most you'll have to pay is 9% (5% GST & 4% Customs - Although I wonder if HST will be added now...). If you're shipping it, there are a lot of different...
Forum: Newbie Tank May 31st, 2010, 18:47
Replies: 19
Views: 8,534
Posted By Omnivorous
RAS stands for Rail Accessory System and RIS...

RAS stands for Rail Accessory System and RIS stands for Rail Interface System. They are pretty much the same thing. RAS is a free float as opposed to RIS. Since RAS is connected straight to the...
Forum: Newbie Tank May 25th, 2010, 11:16
Replies: 258
Views: 924,441
Posted By Omnivorous
This is probably true. It's -kind of- how I've...

This is probably true. It's -kind of- how I've felt. I approached airsoft thinking I could buy a gun and ammo for under $200, get my camo at value village, and have a good time.

So when I'm...
Forum: General May 13th, 2010, 14:21
Replies: 28
Views: 14,981
Posted By Omnivorous
You might be right. I don't know, when I shoot...

You might be right. I don't know, when I shoot .2s they fly perfectly straight until they lose velocity obviously.
Forum: General May 13th, 2010, 13:56
Replies: 28
Views: 14,981
Posted By Omnivorous
Why would you not want to use .2s? At any rate,...

Why would you not want to use .2s? At any rate, that was extremely off-topic. Whatever weight BB you buy, it's half the price in the US.
Forum: General May 13th, 2010, 12:52
Replies: 28
Views: 14,981
Posted By Omnivorous
Oh, and another bonus - the tax rate is half that...

Oh, and another bonus - the tax rate is half that of here in Canada! WIN!
Forum: General May 13th, 2010, 12:50
Replies: 28
Views: 14,981
Posted By Omnivorous
I tend to agree about taking my business...

I tend to agree about taking my business elsewhere. BB's especially. I've looked at roughly 10 Canadian retailers and found that you would have to be absolutely insane to buy BB's in Canada if you...
Forum: Frequently Asked Questions May 12th, 2010, 16:33
Replies: 136
Views: 617,351
Posted By Omnivorous
I am in the process of it. I just found someone...

I am in the process of it. I just found someone else who is selling this gun used and I wanted to compare prices before this offer expires in two days. I can't seem to find this gun on any websites...
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