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by jhalek90
Tue Nov 10, 2009 4:44 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Hobbies
Topic: Leaking air tank.
Replies: 13
Views: 806

Ahh, the almighty fridge compressor... yes... i think that would work... MAN!!!! i cant wait to get my new one all set up! Anyways....gorilla glue= brittle... and porous tape=NEVER A GOOD IDEA. if the leak in in a threaded fitting... you should use more teflon tape.... and make the fittings tighter ...
by jhalek90
Tue Nov 10, 2009 4:31 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: Self-closing piston valve (brass fittings)
Replies: 66
Views: 27140

Where in the world do you find the hose barbs like that? All the ones i can find, in michigan have a hexagonal part on them, and will not thread into the hex bushing...? Also.... every hex bushing that i cna find is only threaded half walk down on the inside... and therefore i can not thread anythin...
by jhalek90
Wed Oct 07, 2009 2:27 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: Automatic valve for nerf rifle
Replies: 5
Views: 2041

just so you know.... a nerf dart on a small cannon, will not survive any more than 40-60 psi. My small gun will shoot homemade darts, fast enough to tare the foam to bits in mid flight... and only the tip goes to the target.... stock nerf darts are even weaker and just shred to bits at 45psi. so 120...
by jhalek90
Wed Oct 07, 2009 2:13 pm
Forum: Pneumatic Cannons
Topic: Valve Cutaways
Replies: 8
Views: 12314

Can someone fix the picture links??
by jhalek90
Wed Oct 07, 2009 2:11 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: breech, multi shot air tank, + more on any cannon. pics+vid
Replies: 18
Views: 4185

well, i wish the pvc tee had that perfect of 90 degree bends.... but as we all know... it dosent... the balls tend to hang on the "lip" inside the tee.

any suggestions??
by jhalek90
Mon Sep 21, 2009 8:49 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: breech, multi shot air tank, + more on any cannon. pics+vid
Replies: 18
Views: 4185

Willdebeers wrote:
jhalek90 wrote: No one likes slippery balls.
*cough* what?
Well now... lol

Mr willdebeers, do you have any suggestions for improvement? Orare you just going to poke fun at my slippery balls comment?
by jhalek90
Sun Sep 20, 2009 4:45 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: breech, multi shot air tank, + more on any cannon. pics+vid
Replies: 18
Views: 4185

Lube my balls???? dose not sound like fun to me.
No one likes slippery balls.
Oh for the love of God.... get your minds out of the gutter. :x
by jhalek90
Sun Sep 20, 2009 3:37 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: breech, multi shot air tank, + more on any cannon. pics+vid
Replies: 18
Views: 4185

jackssmirkingrevenge wrote:So it works? Build yourself a Tee magazine and you're sorted ;)
Tee msgszine tend to not like bouncy balls. They stick to much.... and it jams almost evey shot....

I have to use shells. :-)
by jhalek90
Sat Sep 19, 2009 5:39 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: breech, multi shot air tank, + more on any cannon. pics+vid
Replies: 18
Views: 4185

It dosen't seem to make to much of a difference... but i do notice a very little bit less air is being wasted during refill.

Thanks JSR 8)

(Wooo!!!! pointers from JSR!!!! woooooo!!)
by jhalek90
Sat Sep 19, 2009 4:00 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: breech, multi shot air tank, + more on any cannon. pics+vid
Replies: 18
Views: 4185

Ill try it right now....
Open ball valve a crack.... and "Tap" the blow gun??
by jhalek90
Sat Sep 19, 2009 3:56 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: breech, multi shot air tank, + more on any cannon. pics+vid
Replies: 18
Views: 4185

I am trying a magazine, And yes... i have a VERY tiny shot chamber.. lol

and the fill valve is actually pretty fast... i can fill the chamber from empty to 100% full very very quickly.

Thanks.
by jhalek90
Sat Sep 19, 2009 3:48 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: breech, multi shot air tank, + more on any cannon. pics+vid
Replies: 18
Views: 4185

breech, multi shot air tank, + more on any cannon. pics+vid

Today i built an interchangeable system to attach to any of my air cannons. The system includes, a simple breech, multi-shot air tank, and interchangeable barrels . The breech is made from 1 1/4'' pvc and has a bolt made from 1'' pvc The bolt fits into the breech almost perfectally, and was air tigh...
by jhalek90
Sun Sep 13, 2009 6:35 pm
Forum: Pneumatic Cannons
Topic: Piston in a Cross cannon
Replies: 19
Views: 2113

Tht makes sence, but, is is not the same for a valve in a T??

Are goes from the chamber, 90 degrees, into the valve, and then 90 degrees into the barrel...

Am i correct?? or am i missing something...???
by jhalek90
Sun Sep 13, 2009 6:28 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: What the sherif said about my spud guns...
Replies: 17
Views: 1513

Well, that is why i titled the post.. "What the sherif said...." Not, "What the law is." Just to let you know... an officer is not going to look at your gun, and ask you "Is it a muzzle loader?" You might no be doing anything illegal, but if they think you are, you gunna have a lot of trouble and wa...
by jhalek90
Sun Sep 13, 2009 10:44 am
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: What the sherif said about my spud guns...
Replies: 17
Views: 1513

What the sherif said about my spud guns...

PLEASE NOTE< this applies to federal law... not state law, and is applicable to any one in any of the United States I was tired of people telling me that my spud guns were illegal... I had no idea what was considered illegal, and what wasn't, So i went into the serif's office, and spoke to the man m...