Got Your 2005 Mini Super Soakers?

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Postby ChrisReid » Thu Apr 28, 2005 2:52 am

Everyone get their 2005 Mini Super Soakers?

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Postby Spinner » Thu Apr 28, 2005 3:30 am

I saw a set on eBay, but no, I haven't bothered to get any yet. I haven't even got any of the full-sized ones.
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Postby isoaker » Thu Apr 28, 2005 7:12 am

Too darn cute! Too bad those guys don't appear to be available anywhere near to me.

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Postby hunter » Thu Apr 28, 2005 8:17 am

I wouldnt want them, they would probably be useless in combat.
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Postby isoaker » Thu Apr 28, 2005 8:21 am

hunter wrote:I wouldnt want them, they would probably be useless in combat.

Well, for typical outdoor water fights, probably not very effective. However, for collectors and the odd indoor water fight, they'd be perfect!

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Postby emperor_james » Thu Apr 28, 2005 3:56 pm

Those are just regular squirt pistols though, right? Where do you get them? I might get one, if just to have one.
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Postby marauder » Thu Apr 28, 2005 8:31 pm

isoaker_com wrote:Well, for typical outdoor water fights, probably not very effective. However, for collectors and the odd indoor water fight, they'd be perfect!

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Agreed. My mini CPS 2100 is so cool. I've used it in so many indoor sneak attacks. Plus as Isoaker said, it's cute.
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Postby hunter » Thu Apr 28, 2005 8:51 pm

Why not just use a squirt pistol? Probably cheaper.
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Postby DX » Fri Apr 29, 2005 5:57 am

But minis are much more fun. I have a mini-MX, and it's great for ambushing the freshmen at track practice. They actually shoot far, for their size. My pump is messed up and because of that it gets over 25ft range!
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Postby ChrisReid » Sat Apr 30, 2005 2:34 am

emperor_james wrote:Those are just regular squirt pistols though, right? Where do you get them? I might get one, if just to have one.

They're only $1 at Jack in the Box restaurants for a limited time.
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Postby JJJJJJ272 » Wed Jun 15, 2005 6:13 am

those mini's shoot surprisingly well for their size. if you've got a bunch of them, just load your pockets and use them as last resort weapons.
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Postby ANNIHILATOR 2 » Wed Jun 15, 2005 8:16 pm

First, I have to say that i actually like squirt pistols. They are nice to play around indoors, plus these are the first water guns I played with as a kid (pre-soaker time.)

Now having said that, other than a collectors worth, I would not see much use in SS minis. Especialy since the molding of the mini replicas take away some space from the water tank. My local $2 store sells 3-4 squirt pistols for $1.50 CAN. And those have the very nice neon-transparent look with an economical space and deasant range.
Plus when it comes to indoor games, squirt pistols have made an advancement over the years aswell which should be out of the league of SS minis.




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Postby EOGamer » Tue Jun 21, 2005 4:01 pm

My kids got a bunch of them with their kids meals. They really enjoyed playing with them in the bath tub, and prompted us to go out and buy some real soakers, which has led me here.

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Postby ChrisReid » Tue Jun 21, 2005 11:27 pm

Congratulations!

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Postby aphemushroom » Wed Jun 29, 2005 8:45 pm

Mini soakers for $1! I should get some now, but for some reason no stores around my area sell them. Too bad.
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Postby Lt.Winters » Fri Jul 22, 2005 9:52 pm

Dang! So 'cute'(I can't believe I used that word!). So are they squrt pistols or air presure blasters? them Hope thy come in Macdonalds!:laugh:
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