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by Jadefalcon
Sun Jun 15, 2008 9:54 am
Forum: Maintenance & Repairs
Topic: CPS 4100 Trigger Repairs
Replies: 7
Views: 1558

Re: CPS 4100 Trigger Repairs

One thing you might want to note is that rubber does not follow Hooke's law. The stress-strain (and likewise force-displacement) curve does not have a linear segment. So you can't approximate the force from a rubber band accurately with Hooke's law. Yes, Hooke's Law does not apply to elastomers and...
by Jadefalcon
Sat Jun 14, 2008 9:46 am
Forum: Maintenance & Repairs
Topic: CPS 4100 Trigger Repairs
Replies: 7
Views: 1558

Re: CPS 4100 Trigger Repairs

Absoloutely! In the future I may be video recording some repair jobs as well into a 10 minute video- I wouldn't mind if you either linked or embedded the youtube file, either. I have had so many problems in the past with CPS 4100s that I have become almost an expert at repairing them. The super glue...
by Jadefalcon
Fri Jun 13, 2008 8:27 pm
Forum: Maintenance & Repairs
Topic: CPS 4100 Trigger Repairs
Replies: 7
Views: 1558

CPS 4100 Trigger Repairs

It's been a while since I have visited the soaker community. http://www.majhost.com/gallery/Jadefalcon0/SuperSoakers/CPS4100/cps4100trigrep_003.jpg The trigger was reinforced previously (not the best job) with a strip of aluminum to eliminate some friction. Now I am planning to add a connector rod t...