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by CpTn_lAw
Wed Nov 30, 2005 12:43 pm
Forum: Pneumatic Cannons
Topic: Modding A Sprinkler Valve
Replies: 191
Views: 171228

Hey there people!! i have put a 1/2" canon....what a mess!!! i found the problem that was the guiding rod, resolved it, and now it works fine!!! still i have to fond something bettter than glue and addhesive tape...i'm going to move to copperan for air tank, and i'm going to leave all the rest like ...
by CpTn_lAw
Wed Nov 30, 2005 12:10 pm
Forum: Pneumatic Cannons
Topic: Modding A Sprinkler Valve
Replies: 191
Views: 171228

The problem is, that i epoxied all as i should be, the solenoid hole, i let the hole through the diaphragm where the rod was, like this, the air can go on the upper part of the diaphragm, the blowgun works fine although and it has no air-leaking problem...i just don't get it!!! I put it alltogether ...
by CpTn_lAw
Wed Nov 30, 2005 11:37 am
Forum: Pneumatic Cannons
Topic: Modding A Sprinkler Valve
Replies: 191
Views: 171228

hey there, i bought a solenoid valve, it had a guiding rod, so i took it off, i drilled a hole, passed the thing in, glued it, put the spring back, screwed it and installed it on my air tank, but!!! when i pump, there's no problem exept some air that comes out of the valve...i oppened it three times...
by CpTn_lAw
Sat Oct 08, 2005 3:14 pm
Forum: Combustion Cannons
Topic: Andeh's Mini
Replies: 16
Views: 10418

hey there, i've had a pneumantic canon, with 1.5L bottle, and it worked very great. a plastic coke bottle explodes to 10 bars, it make 160 psi...i'm making a combustion canon, and i was wondering if using a fireextinguisher as combustion tank was ok...? can somebody answer?
by CpTn_lAw
Sat Sep 17, 2005 4:42 am
Forum: Ammo & Parts
Topic: Ammo List
Replies: 28
Views: 5320

i shoot cherrys and they are pretty explosive!! i also shoot potatoes
merbles
nuts
carots
wax
golf balls
D battery (one time.)
and thats all no i also shoot radish
by CpTn_lAw
Sat Sep 17, 2005 4:17 am
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: shooting straight
Replies: 6
Views: 983

i have a pneumatic spud canon, and with 2/3" barel and 1m, and a coca cola bottle 1.5L as air tank. at 7bars (100 psi) i shot marbles at 75-100 meters straight. is a pneumatic diferent as a combustion regarding the power?
by CpTn_lAw
Wed Sep 14, 2005 10:27 am
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: what shoul i expect when i fire my cannon for the first time
Replies: 36
Views: 4268

i'd like to ask soimething: well, i've built some home made guns you know, like fireworks powder gun (really powerfull===> 1400fps with 15grams) and really noisy, i'd add it makes a lot of recoil, the first time i almost left it. and i also have a pneumatic airgun, in PVC. i does make some noise, bu...
by CpTn_lAw
Tue Sep 13, 2005 1:06 pm
Forum: Pneumatic Cannons
Topic: Blowgun Sprinkler
Replies: 12
Views: 10461

i'd like to know the power of this thingy, the accuracy, and range of maximal fire!!! please mista the creator of this cool canon
by CpTn_lAw
Tue Sep 13, 2005 6:28 am
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: Modding a valve with guiding rod
Replies: 8
Views: 1033

well thank you, or thanks to my parents lol! ok, i understand! i've openned the valve to see what it lokked like in it, and i understood its work. i'll buy the two or three pieces i need to mod it in the week, and i'll do my supd gun! thank to you all!! bye :D
by CpTn_lAw
Mon Sep 12, 2005 11:29 am
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: Modding a valve with guiding rod
Replies: 8
Views: 1033

well you'll excuse me if I ask you to say it in a simpler english, cuz i'm french and 17, so even if i speak almost fluent, it's still hard for me to understand all the words related to valve parts!!! sorry for this!! however, why filling the rod hole through diaphragm with epoxy makes the valve use...
by CpTn_lAw
Sun Sep 11, 2005 3:56 pm
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: Modding a valve with guiding rod
Replies: 8
Views: 1033

thank you very much!!! i ll do it in the next few days!!!
by CpTn_lAw
Sun Sep 11, 2005 11:42 am
Forum: General How-To & Discussion
Topic: Modding a valve with guiding rod
Replies: 8
Views: 1033

Modding a valve with guiding rod

I bought a solenoid electric valve 1" with guiding rod. i'm planning on modding it with a blowgun wich one i already have. but i'd like you to confirm or tell me if i'm wrong: _ i would fill the hole in the diaphragm with 65bar resistant glue, the same with solenoid hole, then remove the guiding rod...