New spring powered airsoft

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Sat Apr 18, 2020 3:21 pm

Layout for my next spring powered air soft with a 4" stroke piston and 2 expansion springs, this time with rearward charging.
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Sun Apr 19, 2020 7:03 am

Layout something like this
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Sat May 02, 2020 4:25 pm

Got the locking and trigger release mechanism working.
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Sat May 23, 2020 5:03 pm

Getting the loading mechanism linked into the charging mechanism has been a headache but it is getting close.

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Charge/load position, block on the charge rod moves about 80mm then hits the rounded piece on the L arm as it only needs about 20mm movement to move the plunger to the load position.
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Sun May 24, 2020 3:36 pm

Mostly complete and had some test firing, loading works ok, just need the scope set up. Need to make butt plate and cover for the top spring.
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Wed May 27, 2020 5:56 pm

Super cool.
See the labor in build.
I like it.
Another note or idea.
Always thought is it possible to have a two stage pressure piston off the one stroke.
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Sun Jun 07, 2020 11:31 am

Very very very good construction job, :) :) :) :) I like it! The weapon is a little gem, in my opinion. Sometime in about 200 years I will be able to approach its high level of construction. The best I have seen in this forum. Keep building your things, much need. Greeting
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Mon Jun 08, 2020 7:53 am

Nice work!
hectmarr wrote:You have to make many weapons, because this field is long and short life
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