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what is a shock pump?

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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what is a shock pump?

Unread postAuthor: spikerbond » Tue Jun 15, 2010 4:48 pm

title says it all
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Unread postAuthor: maverik94 » Tue Jun 15, 2010 4:52 pm

Its a low volume, high pressure hand pump. Good ones will go to 400 psi with minimal effort, but theyre only really good for small volumes. For large volumes use a fridge compressor. There are lots of pics: here
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Unread postAuthor: spikerbond » Tue Jun 15, 2010 4:57 pm

do you have a diagram of how it works? i cant find one on google
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Unread postAuthor: hi » Tue Jun 15, 2010 5:02 pm

Its just like a bicycle pump, it just has a long stroke compared to the tube diameter.

With air pumps you can have lots of volume and little pressure, or high pressure and little volume. Shock pumps are high pressure low volume.
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Unread postAuthor: boyntonstu » Tue Jun 15, 2010 5:50 pm

SHOCK ABSORBER pump.
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