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Apr 13

AEG wiring requirement

When selecting the proper wire, pay attention to the American Wire Gauge (AWG) system. An AWG gauge of 14 or 15 can sustain higher amps for power transmission than the standard 16 or 18 wires. All wires have inherent resistance and that the best way to minimize resistance is to minimize the wire length (resistance …

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Apr 13

AEG continuous current requirement

When you equip your mechbox with a harder spring, you want to ensure that the motor has sufficient power to start the load. One cannot, however, just look at the voltage level. You need to know how to determine your battery’s continuous current. mAh x C=mA, For example, With a 1500mAh, 10C battery, the continuous …

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Apr 13

AEG full auto misfire

Generally speaking, mis-firing has nothing to do with the gears of the mechbox. To find out whether or not this is a magazine problem, simply test fire with another magazine. If problem persists, try to test fire with a low-cap mag. If a low-cap mag still cannot make things work, chance is that something is …

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Apr 13

Putting together the hopup unit

It is recommended that you first insert the hopup rubber into the inner barrel, then you insert the barrel into the empty hopup chamber. Have it tightened via the plastic C clip. Finally,  install the various hopup parts. One easy way to improve air sealing and prevent air leakage at the hopup is to apply …

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Apr 13

GBB gas system upgrade

In theory, the most straight forward way for a power upgrade is modifying the gas system. Think of gas as water – the more water you have, the higher pressure you can generate out of the water. If the water level runs low, water pressure drops accordingly. The same holds true for gas. The first …

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Apr 13

GBB Valve

A valve is a device that can be used to control the flow of gases. Also known as regulators, valves can be found in everywhere in the architecture of a gas gun. There are a number of different designs for valves, depending on how they are being used in the gun. Valves can also vary …

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Mar 20

Fraud alert

FRAUD ALERT: Please be aware that the email account airsoftpress@gmail.com does NOT belong to us. We do not know who owns that account!

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Dec 24

The APS 1911 clone

This is a model that reassembles the look and feel of a 1911. Top gas based. Parts are WE compatible. APS 1911 Pistol            

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Dec 24

The APS Phantom Extremis Rifle

There are two new features with this rifle: 1, there are select fire switches on both sides 2, after removing the butt stock you can perform a quick spring change through the butt tube   APS Phantom Extremis Rifle    

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Jul 17

Practical Airsoft AEG Upgrade 2016/17 Edition

Practical Airsoft AEG Upgrade 2016/17 Edition Airsoft AEG Technical Reference Manual with technical details and configuration examples Short for automatic electric gun, AEG is a type of battery powered air gun capable of full & semi auto firing. An electric motor inside the AEG rotates a series of gears sequentially to drive the piston, which …

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