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About Standbystandby

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    PTS Masada
    G&P M4
    Krytac SPR
    Cyma tri shot
    We glock 17
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  1. Overall rating (1 - 10): 10 Would you deal with the trader again (Yes / No): Yes Any other comments: Really smooth transaction, no issues at all. Nice guy,would definitely buy from again.
  2. Hi Elzy, Sorry to hear you had problems, it's a real shame. With regards safeguarding as mentioned before feedback checks are a good idea. Personally I like to check some of the post the seller has made. It gives you a better idea of them as an airsofter/person. I wouldn't hesitate to purchase off most of the regular posters you see on here. Although not definitive be a bit careful if they joined the site a few days before placing the add that's the only time I've got a wrong un! Good luck!
  3. Cheers guys, great advice. Im going take it down to my local gun tech. He has pretty much said the same as you guys. When I did the work to it originally it sat at 330 to 335 consistently so I'm guessing something is now leaking or misaligned.... having retested it and leaving 1 minute between shots it did the same thing. I'll keep you posted.
  4. Cheers Samurai, my G&P will fire 4/5 shots at 331 or 332 drop to 300 then come back up! It's strange!
  5. Hi peeps, Before I ask this I will make it clear I am no gun tech!! I can change a hop and barrel etc... but I'm still finding parts all over the place of the first gear box in unscrewed! Anyway, today I decided to chronograph all my guns get an average and see what the biggest dip in FPS was. My tricked out G&P had a 330 average but dropped to 300 on two shots. My secondhand ICS shot 310 only dropped to 302 over 5 shots. My question what would you guys say is an 'acceptable' drop in FPS? I have been airsofting a while now and I'm appreciating consistent FPS over high and inconsistent. My next mission is to make all my gun as consistent a possible... the holy grail maybe! Cheers
  6. Cheers Alex awesome detailed answer, I think I'll get myself booked in!
  7. Never been to the mall, mainly due some mixed reviews I've heard,I think I've got to try it for myself. I've been advised to go to the thursday night games? Does that sound about right?
  8. Cheers for the suggestions, going to order from hero shark. To be honest the last tooth smash incident shocked the crap out of me as I was right next to the lad as he spat his teeth out!!! Kinda of a wake up call!
  9. After seeing three incidents of people having teeth damaged in airsoft I am considering investing in some protection. The last poor lad it literally shattered his front tooth! The things is they all look really uncomfortable and annoying! Can anyone recommend a decent mouth/lower face protector?I figure it's better than a £400 dentist bill!
  10. Hey peeps, So I've got PTS Masada, or as I call it "sex panther"( 60% of the time it works everytime) I am trying to indentify which gearbox mine has. I have read as much as I can about these and it appears that there was a modified V2 or latterly a V3 used. I am looking to upgrade this gun so need to figure out which mine has, particularly as V2 seems to have a reputation for cracking. I have googled till my eyes bleed and still not figured it out! Would anyone know a way to identify which I have? Also,Has anyone installed a sorbo pad thing? Seems pretty simple as looks like it takes pressure off the gearbox. Cheers guys.
  11. Agree with Baz JJ don't go too cheap! I started with an eBay special which fell apart during a skirmish, seriously it was like the Forrest Gump running scene! I went for a warrior DCS and it's been great. Got mine from uk tactical like a few people have suggested already.
  12. 33 going on 13! The only difference between me now and my teenage years is I now have the money to waste on Airsoft. Oh and I should know better.... Apparently!
  13. I've got a similar problem with my G&P m4... On semi auto it will do single or three shots randomly. After a few burst the trigger locks up but if I flick full auto it seems the 'clear' then is ok for a short while. A guy at the site suggested installing a mosfet. His logic was something along the lines of the gun not fully cycling on semi auto and a mosfet would help it 'reset'. To be honest he may as well have speaking a foreign language! I'm planning to take it to a local tech to try and resolve it!
  14. Ha, interesting. Cheers for the replies it's been bugging me for a while.