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What size spring should i use to downgrade my sniper Rifle?


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Yes, downgrade. I would like to know what spring I should put in my Steyr SSG 69 (yes I know its reputation but I like the gun =D) so that it fires at the sites new requirement for 350 fps on 0.2g. its currently in the 420 - 440 fps range. I want to use it still, so I want to get another spring so that I can use the low power one at this site, then put the normal spring in for other sites.

 

Anyone who can help me, with this would be much appreciated.

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m100 or m105

you probably got a m130 or 135 in there atm

 

go with m100 just in case if your site is strict on chrono @ 350 max

 

m100 outputs 328fps aprox - 100metres per second hence the m100 rating

I say aprox coz springs vary and not uncommon for them to produce a touch over this

plus a gun with great seals/ratio/good hop will be more efficient that one that is worn or crap

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cheers for that - thought it was a aeg or something else - doh my bad inexperience

 

according to these guys.....

 

http://www.airsoftsniperparts.com/identifyyourrifle.htm

ASG Steyr SSG 69 P2
Very much a starter rifle. No dedicated upgrades are available for this rifle. Most owners tend to undertake DIY modifications to get this rifle performing. AVOID!

 

only thing I could find was a 500fps spring at JD Airsoft or something

 

think best leave it as is and just use a cheap run of the mill AEG or other more upgrade/downgrade sniper then

(suppose you could cut a few coils off but that is a bit of a bodge and ya lose ya 425 spring

maybe an aeg spring might fit/stretch it but seems a bit of trial and error)

if its all working out ok - keep it as is then & just use one of ya AEG's maybe

 

Can't work out why a site would state a sniper would have to be same range as AEG's

unless there ain't a MED like ya trying to use it in CQB in which case get a shotgun

but site saying snipers have to be 350 & not 450 with MED is a little odd to me

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