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by maverik94
Tue Nov 09, 2010 4:31 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: "valveless" cartridge concept
Replies: 145
Views: 14275

The failparade is over!! :D Congrats Jack!
by maverik94
Mon Nov 01, 2010 9:57 am
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: "valveless" cartridge concept
Replies: 145
Views: 14275

For those of you who do not share my obsession with flying brass,
Haha. Isn't that what every airgunner secretly desires? To get ice burns on their arm from flying air cartridges? :D Speaking of which; are those cartridges cold when they're spent?
by maverik94
Sun Oct 31, 2010 11:02 am
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: "valveless" cartridge concept
Replies: 145
Views: 14275

Sweet! That is gonna be one hell of a gun! Keep at it JSR!! and good luck!
by maverik94
Sat Oct 30, 2010 7:26 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: "valveless" cartridge concept
Replies: 145
Views: 14275

This is just too cool!! I hope it all woks out for you. If this works...are you gonna finally make a complete gun for it?
by maverik94
Mon Oct 25, 2010 2:53 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Hobbies
Topic: Antique Mandolin Restoration
Replies: 8
Views: 3595

Check the shoulders on the screws that hold the cogs, maybe there is some wear there that is causing some looseness. If that is the case you can get shim stock (.001 thickness) and wrap the screw shoulder to tighten things up. You said some 'pegs' were bent, that could cause the worm gear to mesh l...
by maverik94
Mon Oct 25, 2010 2:21 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Hobbies
Topic: Antique Mandolin Restoration
Replies: 8
Views: 3595

Alrighty. So I plan to close that seam later tonight (If I can can get my homework done, that is). I'll let you know how it goes!
by maverik94
Sun Oct 24, 2010 9:58 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Hobbies
Topic: Antique Mandolin Restoration
Replies: 8
Views: 3595

I would like to add... that when working with instruments this old... Its usually a good idea to have a restoration professional take a look and tell ya an approx value in both "as is" and "after i fix it" condition. This being a family heirloom i wouldn't guess you are in the seller mindset, but t...
by maverik94
Sun Oct 24, 2010 7:21 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Hobbies
Topic: Antique Mandolin Restoration
Replies: 8
Views: 3595

Thats awsome! Musicians unite
As there is no correlation between this and spudguns, it might get locked
Good luck with the restoration.
hohohoh watch this video it's cool
haha, yes. And thank you, but I said in my post that I already cleared this with jrrdw...
And haha, that videos pretty cool
by maverik94
Sun Oct 24, 2010 7:04 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Hobbies
Topic: Antique Mandolin Restoration
Replies: 8
Views: 3595

Antique Mandolin Restoration

Before I start, I'd like to say that I know this is not spudgun related, but I already asked jrrdw if it was ok, and he said yes. So you don't have to tell me I should take it to Theopia (unless you're a mod of course). I figured that some of you might be interested in this because you may be intere...
by maverik94
Wed Oct 20, 2010 4:21 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: Fall 2010 Best Shot Contest - Official Thread
Replies: 144
Views: 13336

Very nice shot Jagerbond!!!
What gun were you using for that shot?
by maverik94
Wed Oct 20, 2010 2:17 pm
Forum: Pneumatic Cannons
Topic: Hammer valve design?
Replies: 15
Views: 6654

Here's a different kind that I built: http://www.spudfiles.com/forums/new-ham ... rt,15.html
by maverik94
Tue Oct 19, 2010 5:06 pm
Forum: Pneumatic Cannons
Topic: semi automatic cylinder,french airgun
Replies: 16
Views: 6100

Very nice. It looks to be pretty simple, compact, and functional. However, I can hear that there is a significant delay between shots when the chamber is being refilled...
by maverik94
Tue Oct 19, 2010 5:00 pm
Forum: Miniature Guns
Topic: 1st Pen cannon/gun
Replies: 28
Views: 4917

If mod can fix link that'd be great
click "edit" on the upper right hand corner of your post and add [/img] to the end of that link.
Anyway, I think it it's the size of a pen, it's not a cannon hahaha :)
by maverik94
Thu Oct 14, 2010 1:52 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: Heat and pressure ARE related
Replies: 25
Views: 1814

According to so some scientific law, I think its Charles's Law, if pressure is increased, the temperature also rises. Now, theoretically say there is a certain material/substance that bursts into flame at a certain temp. In your hybrid is a tiny, tiny piece of that and your accelerant. You start pu...
by maverik94
Thu Oct 14, 2010 1:50 pm
Forum: Ammo & Parts
Topic: And it begins... again...
Replies: 37
Views: 2507

You did go a bit overboard with the fittings, but if you're going for aesthetics as well I suppose it's justified. I should work nicely.
Yeah, you'd just rather he cast everything in epoxy right? :)