92 results for AEG

Apr 14

Practical Airsoft AEG Upgrade 2018/19 Edition

Practical Airsoft AEG Upgrade 2018/19 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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Apr 13

AEG motor break-in

The best way to gain power from a motor is to properly break-in the motor brushes and the bronze bushings. You want to first break-in the brush/commutator interface so that the brushes can conform better to the shape of the commutator. To do so is easy – just run the motor on 4 cells (1.2V …

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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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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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Feb 18

Practical AEG Upgrade 2016 Edition

Practical AEG Upgrade 2016 Edition 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 in turn compresses the spring. When the spring is released, the piston …

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Jan 09

Photographic review of the TM MP5K AEG

PROS of the MP5K: Very easy to hold Suitable for high ROF upgrade CONS: Not so accurate due to short barrel out of the box Wiring is difficult since space is limited These photos show the installation of FET onto a modified TM MP5K:      

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Jan 09

Photographic review of the Cybergun SG556 AEG

PROS: Good finishing Suitable for high FPS upgrade CONS: Not so easy to dissemble Gearbox must be fine tuned Wiring is difficult since space is tight These photos show the architecture of the Cybergun SG556:        

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Jan 08

Photographic review of the Deepfire M4 AEG

PROS: Very strong and reliable structurally Suitable for high FPS upgrade Good air seal out of the box CONS: No blowback Gearbox needs to be be fine tuned These photos show the architecture of the Deepfire M4 AEG:    

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