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What Does a Chronograph Do?

To measure the velocity of a paintball gun, it is fired over a chronograph.  A good chronograph offers both timekeeping and stopwatch functions.  The technology of the chronograph is similar to that of the Doppler RADAR.  Chronographs displays a paintball … Continue reading

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Paintball Gun Velocity

Most paintball guns feature some sort of velocity adjustment.  The way the velocity is adjusted is different with each particular model.  It’s smartest to first check the owner’s manual for the particular settings for your gun.  You can adjust the … Continue reading

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Paintball Gun Price Ranges

Paintball guns seem to range greatly in price.  You can probably get one as cheap as $50 or you could choose a marker priced at over $2000.  There’s obviously a vast difference between the lowest end and highest end marker, … Continue reading

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How To Practice Your Shooting Skills

If you are very proficient at shooting your paintball gun, you will excel at any type of paintball game you play.  If you want to get better at paintball, practice shooting your marker in all different manners to hone your … Continue reading

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Use A Tactical Sling!

In woodsball, the tactical sling is a great accessory to any player.  When making a hasty retreat or traversing land that takes two hands, having your hands full with a paintball gun is a huge burden. Also when moving for … Continue reading

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Work Your Way Up To Learn Your Gear….

When you first start playing paintball, it’s best to use rental gear or even a paintball gun set up you borrow from a friend.  This way it won’t cost you a lot to figure out if you like the game.  … Continue reading

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Paintball Gloves

I never considered paintball gloves to be essential equipment until I was hit in the hand.   One day during a regular game of speedball, I was about ten feet away from an opposing player.  We both popped out at the … Continue reading

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Paintball Playing Tips

Paintball is a game of strategy, athleticism and technical equipment.  It’s a fast game and flying by the seat of your pants with no plan often ends in quick elimination and a frown in the penalty box.  Whether you’re a … Continue reading

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CO2 Problems

Paintball guns are powered by CO2 or high pressure air tanks.  High pressure air tanks are generally preferred because they perform much better, however are more costly to buy.  Paintball CO2 tanks are significantly cheaper to purchase and therefore used … Continue reading

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Use Discipline When You Fire

To win a game of paintball you have to shoot at your opponents and stay focused on avoiding getting shot yourself.  Don’t go crazy shooting your paintball gun and wasting paintballs; use a little discipline.  You will not only save paintballs (and money) but your … Continue reading

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