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Hobbes Tuesday, March 16th, 2004
Period of
Product Use:
Less than a month9 of 10 people found this review helpful.

Paintball
Experience:
1 year
Similar
Products Used:
omen- slower, kick
impy- HEAVY, more expensive, vision blows, aluminum strips easliy, fsdo, no lpr, usually ugly, smart parts "quality" in general.
upped b2k2 - pretty sexy, faster b/c of chaos, and a lil heavier
Marker Setup: stock red b2k3, 68/3k, egg 2
Recommended
Upgrades:
hpr- cp or any cp clone
lpr- mac dev, micro rock
barrel or barrel kit
chaos or techpro board
zenitram/ vapor valve
greg's magnetic mod or zenitram frame
bolt- if you have blowback
Halo- blowback and to keep this beast fed
Strengths: FAST
PDS
SEXY
efficient
anno strength
Weaknesses: blowback
thin wires
Review: Wow. This must be the nicest gun for the price. It blows away impy's and my old omen. It keeps up nicely w/ higher end guns. The stock board is very fast but the chaos board will add better eye logic, debounce, dwell, and will allow you to shoot even faster. Mine came w/ the newer reg and it recharges nicely and is relatively consistent +/- 6. A new reg is nice but you can live w/ the stock. The anno is very strong and matches well.
I have used this marker a few times now at my local field and it has performed nicely. It is relatively efficient. It has had NO PROBLEMS. the pds works great and as long as it is on i get no chops and paint color doesn't matter. The stock barrel is decent but a cp or dye barrel or a barrel kit would be nice. the trigger is nice but i like the feel of a magnetic trigger. The only complaint i have is that i have blowback. I guess i need a halo :P. this is as good as it gets for $520. I'm very impressed.
Conclusion: Well compared to any other gun that i have used around $520 this is awesome. It keeps up nicely w/ the upped trixes and the vikings and with a few upgrades it'll be up there w/ them. Stock i rate it at a machine gun, but fully upped these things rate right around weapons of mass destruction. ICD did very well on the bushy.
Rating:
10 out of 10Last edited on Tuesday, July 6th, 2004 at 3:42 pm PST
 

Review Comments
toothpastedog Tuesday, March 16th, 2004 | 7:41 pm PST
it blows away stock impulses
   

JaeJin Saturday, July 24th, 2004 | 6:56 pm PST
How bad is the blowback?
   

toothpastedog Monday, July 26th, 2004 | 5:11 pm PST
well, once you start shooting at any thing more than 10bps, you can notice it, but it is better than a stock cocker with an eblade on it.
   

drycell611 Saturday, September 18th, 2004 | 7:46 am PST
get a vapor bolt or anybolt with o-rings it will eliminate blowback on markers with blowback
   

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