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foxr1der31
03-04-2009, 12:58 PM
when you have a barrel unskrewd from your marker and you take a .68 cal ball and drop it in is it suppost to go right through without getting stuck or even touching?

especiialypsycho
03-04-2009, 01:24 PM
no if its an exact fit it will be snug, if the paint is too small it will simply fall through
if its too big it obliviously wont fit

xsvly-fat
03-04-2009, 08:28 PM
All paint varies slightly so it will do that depending on your paint.

foxr1der31
03-05-2009, 09:08 AM
yeah but what should it do?

oldironmudder
03-05-2009, 09:24 AM
It should fit into the barrel easy but fit snug enough it takes a little bit of air force (you blowing) to push it out the barrel.

foxr1der31
03-05-2009, 09:56 AM
i bout walmart baintballs and turni grade and they both role right out

oldironmudder
03-05-2009, 10:19 AM
I bought walmart paintballs and tourney grade and they both roll right out.

That means your barrel is a large bore and/or your paint is small. I used to oversize my barrel so I didnt worry about about it & I dont see a whole big difference now.

foxr1der31
03-05-2009, 10:37 AM
so it doesn't matter? if the paint isn't snug?

oldironmudder
03-05-2009, 10:50 AM
I never had problems with over boring but if your anal about how it shoots, how much air you go through then it matters. If your just there to have a good time then I wouldnt bother trying to match the size up.

foxr1der31
03-05-2009, 11:04 AM
so should i get .40 cal balls or would it even matter?

ferret15
03-05-2009, 11:05 AM
.68-.69

oldironmudder
03-05-2009, 11:24 AM
You want to stick to standard .68 paintball rounds. The actual size will range from high .670s to mid/high .690s. Using anything smaller, like .40, wont help anything other than maybe your pocket. But if you have trouble shooting them, you basicly wasted that money.