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Any good high pressure, electrically operated valves?

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: BCannon » Wed May 09, 2007 12:42 am


Is there a way to remotely / electronically activate a piston valve? I haven't read much into piston valves yet but I'll check them out.
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Unread postAuthor: shud_b_rite » Wed May 09, 2007 2:10 am

Yes there is a way
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Unread postAuthor: spanerman » Wed May 09, 2007 3:42 am

yes. use a electronicaly actuated sonoinoid valve to actuate the piston.
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Unread postAuthor: paddo » Wed May 09, 2007 5:56 am

there is a way to do that.

or you could have a remote control, servo actuated blowgun directly onto a sprinkler or QEV. that would be simple as hell aswell. just hook the servo arm up to the trigger.

i have old rc systems that i make stuff out of and use servos to move switches and things. (remote control 'cars' that have 10 inch steel blades on them) :shock: lol. used to anyway havnt had a tinker with that stuff for a while.

edit: :idea: a remote control car modded with a few mini's on it :idea: :twisted: :twisted:
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