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the reason i dont play airsoft is my dad and i dumped a few hudred into paintball equipment and didnt want to just give it up

 we both like guns and were a little disapointed about the look of the paintball guns (until i joined the forum and got some sites like opsgear)

so we go to camps and just play campaigns and scenarios with our milsim guns

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Paintball is much better!!! Airsoft may have coll, realistic looking guns but way more people are into paintballing!
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I did, not to mention it's a simple matter of ballistics


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Originally posted by commie_killer commie_killer wrote:

There's no way an airsoft gun will shoot 100m effectively.....they have an effective range of about 65 ft and they are extremely prone to the wind because of their weight


Before you make such grand pronouncements you should try researching the airsoft equipment that OS specifically mentioned in his post.
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i have no idea
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what the hell did you just say?
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i would rather airsoft than paintball even though i do love paintball also but no one airsofts out here and im not that rich paintball is cheap to get into but expensive in a long run and airsoft is vise- versa so ya i just stick to paintball cause everyone does it out hear and nobody i mean nobody airsofts and there is no airsoft stores.Airsoft is sweet cause of the mil-sim.

So if you wana get into paintball or airsoft and people airsoft where you live and you got 500 bucks go get a aeg and airsoft but if not be like me andjust paintball.

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There's no way an airsoft gun will shoot 100m effectively.....they have an effective range of about 65 ft and they are extremely prone to the wind because of their weight....unless you play indoors or close quarters stick with paintball.
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Beg to differ, with the greater accuracy and range of airsoft the game is more of a hunt, good tactics, and combat skills game, than the point and hope howitzer arc, spray down the woodline game,total luck game, paintball has become.

I am totally into airsoft, sold off most of my paintball gear, and enjoy the thrill and skill of airsoft. Not the wallyworld guns, the good AEG's, I own a TM M16A1VN 400fps accurate to 70m, hits at 100m, a TOP M-60STD 380fps 600rpm, TM M-14 350fps, again accurate at 70m hits out past 100m, as compared to 20m paintball guns.

Walking point, knowing that somewhere out there is someont that can hit you from 100m, pumps a lot more adreniline than any 20m spray fest.
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Paintball is way better!
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theres no comparison, actual thrills(paintball)> no thrill (airsoft)

these answers will be biased, your at a paintball forum

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Paintball>Airsoft. And search next time. There was a thread 'bout this a coule weeks ago (maybe a month).
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i heard about this game called airsoft its like replica bb guns that shoot plastic bbs sounds cool. but what do u think and why

 

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