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by Noahangel11
Fri Jul 31, 2015 12:24 am
Forum: Homemades
Topic: noob first time gun
Replies: 8
Views: 1291

Re: noob first time gun

I am unsure the nozzle size. I bought the smallest fitting I could find. It is designed to connect plastic hose with a clamp. My guess is it is slightly above 3/8"
by Noahangel11
Fri Jul 31, 2015 12:22 am
Forum: Homemades
Topic: noob first time gun
Replies: 8
Views: 1291

Re: noob first time gun

I also thought about changing the design so that there is a ball valve on top of each reservoir to fill them by. Then I could eliminate the whole funnel and ball valve in the back, and filling would go much faster.
by Noahangel11
Fri Jul 31, 2015 12:20 am
Forum: Homemades
Topic: noob first time gun
Replies: 8
Views: 1291

Re: noob first time gun

Thanks. Yes, it is a pressurized reservoir gun. It performed well in combat as far as range and accuracy. Also I got about 3 pressurizations out of the water in the reservoir before completely empty. The fill time is a little slower than I would like. I think that could be improved with larger diame...
by Noahangel11
Wed Jul 29, 2015 9:16 pm
Forum: Homemades
Topic: noob first time gun
Replies: 8
Views: 1291

noob first time gun

I am a noob who made a gun. I wanted a gun I could fill at a hydrant and not rely on carrying a tank. I also wanted optional nozzle sizes so I could try different ones. My design borrows from guns already made before. I decided on a bicycle pump to pressurize the water. I added a funnel to the fill ...