What's your backup? - backup/sidearm

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Post by Dacca » Wed May 11, 2005 6:46 pm

Just wondering what people preferred as their backup blaster or sidearm. i picked up a pack of hornets the other day (thankfully they didnt sting). But they come two to a package with belt clips (not the best clips but they still help). so post back with what else you use.
more reliable then a max-D trigger


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Post by trekkie00 » Wed May 11, 2005 6:57 pm

I use dual CPS 2700s. It's actually not that bad, once you learn how to hold them right. I would also carry my CPS 1700 and 2100, but the 1700 isn't as good and the 2100 is still apart from my botched K-mod attempt.

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Post by Adrian » Thu May 12, 2005 7:31 am

Usually, I don't carry more than one soaker unless I'm dual-wielding pistols, though I'll occasionally strap a loaded and disconnected 3200 over my shoulder in addition to my Pirahna or SC600.

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Post by soakerman » Thu May 12, 2005 9:33 am

My backup is usually an XP-240 but sometimes I use bigger guns like the XP-70 etc. but I usually don't even end up having to use my backup.

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Post by SharpObjects » Thu May 12, 2005 1:25 pm

XP-220 or Aquapack to compliment my Flash Flood.

CPS 1000 (Now K-modded into a CPS 10000)
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Post by XP20Warrior » Thu May 12, 2005 3:33 pm

I use a Storm 500 or an XP-20 :D Storm 500 is an EXCELLENT sidearm.:;):
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Post by Crashdummy » Thu May 12, 2005 8:44 pm

I now use a FF (soon to be colossus modded, cvf-ed, and have the main nozzle drilled out a little) as a backup to my Colossus modded monster and APD combo. :angry:

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Post by BlueMage » Wed Jun 01, 2005 3:59 pm

trekkie00 wrote:I use dual CPS 2700s.

hahaha! :bm2700: :oo:
wow, i would hate to be on the opposite side as you... unless i could sneak up behind! :cps1500: :bm2700: wow anyways i use double XP 220's and i might switch to a CPS 1k if i can repair it. i hold the 220's in my coat pockets. also they're durable. my mom ran one of my 220's over with her car and it still works perfectly. sometimes i use storm 500's but they only hold like a tablespoon of water...

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Post by JJJJJJ272 » Wed Jun 22, 2005 6:13 pm

i use triple shot for by backup, i'm thinking of adding some capacity to it though. i use ff as my main, with i am thinking of check valve freezing and drilling the nozzle.
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