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Pfonix Monkey
04-24-2007, 11:04 AM
I am finally getting around to upgrading my MR1. I have done my research and think I have found/bought what I need.
I need any other advice any of you exp players may have on high end upgrades.

Here is what is going on it:
CAMD frame
ACP 3 oring Bolt or Orange Speedwave Bolt
Fasta 18v (already have one) OR Halo B Or Vlocity or Qloader
Barrel (SP A.A. , J&J full tilt etc.)

I want to go HPA eventually with this gun but want to get it all tuned up into a woods machine before I drop more $$.

I would like any other suggestions that you may have. My goal is a reliable marker with at least a 15 bps capability on semi. Thanks for any ideas.

graphics360
04-24-2007, 08:32 PM
you have the same plans as me. not that i will ever be able to afford it.....
CAMD frame, qloader, J&J (already got it) and HPA



to me, thats the perfect MR1... :up:


(maybe with a cool shroud and stock too :D )

Taillo
04-24-2007, 11:56 PM
Do you think you will add tactical gear some day?

Pfonix Monkey
04-26-2007, 09:40 AM
Probably not to much. Maybe a red dot or something but no stock or shroud. I love the way my MR1 looks and I need it to be as light as possible becasue I play point alot. :cool:
As far as cost goes to get it set up. You should be able to find the CAMD frame, Barrel and ACP bolt for around 100$ if you look around. The loader and HPa tank are what will set you back.

Mech Warrior
04-26-2007, 09:55 AM
first thing you do is switch to macro line

Pfonix Monkey
04-26-2007, 10:02 AM
I was going to ask about that. Do I need to change anything with the gass through stock if I do that? Have you ever had any problems with your macro breaking? I can be a hard playing, down in the dirt baller and I need durable stuff that I can rely on.

Mech Warrior
04-26-2007, 10:21 AM
I've never had any problems with it. All I play is woodsball, and my markers take a beating. With that gas-through, you have additional protection. It will be fine.

The biggest reason to use it is that it makes it so easy to swap out the other parts.

Pfonix Monkey
04-26-2007, 11:02 AM
Right, I am going to put a drop forward on it so that would help a lot. Round how much am I looking to spend on the macro? Pretty easy to install?

Alien
04-26-2007, 12:31 PM
Where did you get that CAMD Frame?

Critical
04-26-2007, 01:16 PM
Check ebay for the frame. I bought one new from firstcallpaintball for $45.

CHAOSFTW
04-26-2007, 06:01 PM
i get every thing from www.actionvillage.com.macro what ever you need.

Pfonix Monkey
04-27-2007, 08:19 AM
Yeah Ebay is the way I went too. I got mine for 45$ as well and at that price you almost have to get one.
Anybody think of any other basic upgrades that I'm missing?

Alien
04-27-2007, 08:55 AM
ak47 expansion chamber?

Pfonix Monkey
05-04-2007, 09:46 AM
Not really the look I'm going for. Think small and compact.