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Tactics – Shoot, Move, Communicate!

Tactics - Shoot, Move, Communicate!

Keep Organized and Stay on Your Mission My first experience with MILSIM/airsoft was at a game in Massachusetts with 300 players back in 2004. I was the commander of one team and was immediately impressed with the airsoft replicas and gear the players had. That positive …

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Dealing With Hit Detection and Hit Status

How To: Dealing With Hit Detection and Hit Status

You’re Hit! What’s Next? While the specific rules may change at different events, in order for any game to work, it must have rules that are adhered to by the players. Since we are not playing a video game, the rules cannot be “enforced” automatically; hit …

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Replace an AEG Piston

Replace an AEG Piston

Get that gearbox back in action You’re in the middle of a game and all of a sudden, your AEG stops firing. The motor turns, the gears sound like they’re spinning, but the piston isn’t cycling. You most likely have a stripped piston and it’s one …

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Upgrade your AEG Power Connectors

Upgrade your AEG Power Connectors

Tamiya plugs, both large-sized and mini, are ubiquitous in the airsoft world as the most commonly used battery connector in AEGs. However, just because they are everywhere doesn’t mean they are the best option for your airsoft gun. Due to a low amperage rating and high …

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