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    Posted: 25 August 2004 at 11:47am

I just figured out that starting this sport and getting the right items is probably going to be the hardest part. But ill get through it with this forums help. so... do u think i should post the items i might bid on ebay here before i bid on them??? 

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how many CO2 tanks should i get and like what brand??? the e-bolt on ebay has a current bid of like $11 on it so should i just get it for the heck of it maybe or should i forget about it altogether and just get the R/T??? Do i need a harness? If yes, which one like brand and stuff???
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well so likem the R/T is better for woods than the e-bolt anyway right but i found this deal on ebay for a e-bolt for a dollar. soo...? I will prbably just get the R/T. Any idea what kind of CO2 tank i shoulod get and whether i should get a remote line?
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Originally posted by PBinfonater PBinfonater wrote:

Originally posted by monster- baller monster- baller wrote:

You could buy an a9 and a package with a tank, mask, loader ect. for around $275 plus shipping


right a9 whooooooooo yaaa better than that **edited**ty a5       



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^ dont think about what those wierdos Said...

For 250$ this is your best bet

  • 98 Custom <138$>
  • J&J Cemaric <43$>
  • V-Force Shield <44$>
  • 20oz C02 Tank <23$>
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    Grand total: 248$ + S&H
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man get the rt ebolt is majorly expensive like 250 and u cant use auto at most places ne ways but woods ur choice, i recomend u get rt its goes for 70 with shiping on ebay
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Originally posted by monster- baller monster- baller wrote:

You could buy an a9 and a package with a tank, mask, loader
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right a9 whooooooooo yaaa better than that **edited**ty a5        

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should i get the e-bolt or the R/T for my 98 custom? I already have a flatline barrell too and i play woodsball more than speed. 

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You could buy an a9 and a package with a tank, mask, loader
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well here you go:

get the 98c

if you are worried about getting shot in the back of the head get a JT Elite Headshield

or get a V-Force Armour from www.pbgear.com and it's cheap but with no back head protection.

then get a tank. i like my 20 oz but whatever you want. then play stock for a while. i'd reccomend getting a pair of gloves and wearing those when you play. kinda hurts when you get shot in the hand.

then after playing with it stock for a while and getting used to it get a new barrel like a 12" J+J Ceramic or a flatline. depends if you want accuracy or range.

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be aggressive. dont be afraid to get hit. wear layers so it doesnt hurt as much if you'd like(i wore a long sleeve shirt and a t-shirt once and i was fine). and have as much fun as possible. never stay in one spot too long. and be safe!! never take your mask off while there is a game goin on or if you are in shooting range of a loaded gun.

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im planning on probably playing more woodsball then speedball. so i guess i should save up for the flatline unless something else take priorty like any other special equipment and paint. any ideas? or maybe i should just get like drunkdriver said a 12" or 14" bigshot.( dont know which size is better) Ideas are welcome.

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flatlines will get you shot easily in speedball
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the 12'' j&j ceramic or the 12'' lapco bigshot would be 2 great barrels, they are pretty much the same, just most people tend to like one or the other. you could get the flatline if you want to pay the extra cash, but its basiclly only intended for woodsball, and i dont see a ergency or the need for it personally. i think you would be better set with one of the first 2, they can be used for woods or speedball and they are a lot cheeper.

you should also get a double trigger, $35 max



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do u play speedball or woodsball?

if you play speedball........ buy a lapco bigshot 12 or  14 inch, ebolt, halo b since speedball needs fast hoppers, lpk, drop forward, n2.

if you play woods............ buy a flatline, remote and R/T, 12v revy, x chamber

 

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Is it worth to save up for the flatline or should i just get a different barrel?

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woot! thanks a lot. So i just have to find the right barrell now. should i save for the flatline barrel or get like a 14 inch bigshot??? dont know how much that is though? how about paint and any special clothing costs and such?
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i'd say yes to teh nvader its good with the thermal but get a lappy instead ofthe J&J its a lil more but i'm madly in love w/ mine otherwise evything else is great info


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