Login    Register
User Information
We are a free and open
community, all are welcome.
Click here to Register
Who is online

In total there are 81 users online :: 1 registered, 1 hidden and 79 guests

Most users ever online was 218 on Wed Dec 07, 2016 6:58 pm

Registered users: Bing [Bot] based on users active over the past 5 minutes

The Team
Global Moderators
global_moderators.png CS

Assistance in choosing a large air source

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.
  • Author

Unread postAuthor: cammyd32 » Wed Oct 26, 2011 5:04 am

warhead052 wrote:
cammyd32 wrote:
Eh, couple of check valves and a hand crank and you have a hand powered air pump.

that is a good idea, it would be very ghetto but it might just work :)

Well, give it a shot. Never know until you try right? I would try it if I had a spare engine.

Well I do have a spare two cylinder engine at a mates house, all I need is some check valves and I'm set! :D

And yes, agreeably a compressor would be a good investment but I really don't have the money! if I am going down the compressor route (as it seems I am now)
I need a reasonably cheap simple way of obtaining or making one somehow, at the moment I am edging towards the checkvalve'n enigine method.
any pointers would be vastly appreciated :D
and yes I have googled it already but searches on the matter seem fruitless/ or in gibberish. help from people who can make it 'compressornoob' friendly would be great.

Thanks for all t' help all ye participants in this forum :wink:
  • 0

User avatar
Posts: 326
Joined: Fri Apr 29, 2011 7:00 am
Country: United Kingdom (uk)
Reputation: 8


Return to Pneumatic Cannon Discussion

Who is online

Registered users: Bing [Bot]

Reputation System ©'