US military water guns?

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US military water guns?

Post by SSCBen » Sun May 15, 2016 10:20 pm

https://mobile.twitter.com/KennethWReid ... 0376952833

Saw this in Twitter when checking up on iSoaker. Anyone know anything about these? Likely is a pressurized reservoir water gun.

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Post by marauder » Mon May 16, 2016 7:43 am

I saw these before, haven't used one though...maybe I should go to my Supply Sergeant to see about getting one issued :cool:
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Post by DX » Mon May 16, 2016 11:32 am

They feel like pinch triggers, and retail for $20. Pass.
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Post by SEAL » Tue May 17, 2016 4:45 pm

I should buy a whole bunch of the SEALs blasters for my team. Our official weapon, haha. CPS? Pfft, we're so good, we don't need CPS!

In all seriousness, I could've sworn someone posted about these before because I remember commenting on the SEALs one.
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Post by marauder » Wed May 18, 2016 7:20 am

You could really just get the guns, carefully remove the stickers, and then put them on all your camo primaries. That would be sweet actually.
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Post by Tim » Thu May 19, 2016 12:14 pm

US military "water guns" are nothing new...

http://www.liberatedmanuals.com/TM-3-10 ... -and-P.pdf

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Post by SSCBen » Sun May 22, 2016 10:26 pm

Interesting find. I recall looking into military flamethrower design before. Seems that most things on it are classified. I'm also not sure how much the combustion would change the design conclusions.

On that note, a lot of military fire protection research also seems to be classified, sometimes for entirely unclear reasons. There are some studies on the range of fire monitor streams under wind that I'd like to see, but as I recall at least one of these reports is classified. Secret super-effective technology maybe?

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