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Paintball gun problem

Wut would cause the co2 to empty out the barrel of an alpha black paintball gun if there are no bad orings? it doesnt have egrip. i have taking it apart and all the orings are good. there is nothing wrong with my tanks. i dont know wut to do.

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First off, make sure it's clean, and lubed with a quality oil made for paintball.

If you're sure the o-rings are good (as in relatively new) it's pretty hard to tell just from looking as it doesn't take a lot of damage to leak air.

Try a different tank, just to be sure. Make sure it's full.

**** it. If that stops it there's a clue.

If it's had some use it's possible to have a bad/weak spring and the valve isn't closing entirely. Make sure your velocity is less then 300fps.

Check out your local airsmith or field and they should be able to get you squared away if none of that helps.

Good luck!

Play hard, play safe, play with honor!

8^)

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