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Post questions and info about pneumatic (compressed gas) powered cannons here. This includes discussion about valves, pipe types, compressors, alternate gas setups, and anything else relevant.
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Unread postAuthor: starman » Mon Jun 23, 2008 1:20 am

The female part acts like a schrader, the male part is a straight thru pipe.

You can utilize 2 male parts and a ball valve to interconnect an air source...like this...

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Much nicer than a tire schrader and air chuck!
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Unread postAuthor: n-strike » Mon Jun 23, 2008 1:22 am

Hm...pretty cool!
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Unread postAuthor: MrCrowley » Mon Jun 23, 2008 1:24 am

On a pneumatic you'd probably end up doing something like this:
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Like starman said, they are very useful and can be used pretty much anyway.

Edit: Oh and the ball valve can always be replaced with a check valve instead.
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Unread postAuthor: n-strike » Mon Jun 23, 2008 1:25 am

So i'd go from steel to plastic?
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Unread postAuthor: MrCrowley » Mon Jun 23, 2008 1:26 am

Everyone's doing it these days :P
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Unread postAuthor: n-strike » Mon Jun 23, 2008 1:27 am

Hahaha! That sounded more like...nevermind. lol
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