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DFSniper
03-31-2009, 06:29 PM
if you already know, dont say anything :)

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v111/DFSniper/Paintball_Customizing/SANY0007.jpg

Griff
03-31-2009, 06:38 PM
I had three of the lower one back in the day

druid
03-31-2009, 08:41 PM
hee hee hee....you have my blessing:pop: .............rock on dude :peace:

:D

kramernator
03-31-2009, 08:48 PM
um... i got no clue...some sort of valve??, or maybe something to do with a regulator??

DFSniper
04-01-2009, 04:23 AM
hee hee hee....you have my blessing:pop: .............rock on dude :peace:

:D

thanks druid. waiting for one more part to come in, then the testing can begin!

DFSniper
04-01-2009, 07:25 PM
teaser pic of the day:
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v111/DFSniper/Paintball_Customizing/SANY0016.jpg

xsvly-fat
04-01-2009, 08:54 PM
Is it related to Paintball?

DRAGON
04-01-2009, 08:59 PM
Bottom one looks like a Palmer's stabe valve but it could be a cc: of another brand. I'm sooooooo on teh edge of my seat, I'm pulling my hair and grindiing my toofa's right now - :eek:






















:dodgy:

ferret15
04-02-2009, 10:44 AM
i can't believe i forgot i had like 4 people talking about this too!

DFSniper
04-02-2009, 02:50 PM
drago, close but no cuban cigarro for you :(

druid
04-02-2009, 11:35 PM
you missed the dodgy at the bottom of his post.........lol

DFSniper
04-03-2009, 03:26 AM
no, i saw it. but i thought that was referring to the being on the edge of his seat.

DFSniper
04-04-2009, 07:15 AM
well, i guess i can spill the beans now that everything is here!

i came across a post on PBN where someone put SCM3 internals in a timmy LPR housing. i floated this idea to a few people, and they decided to give it a shot. one of those people was our very own oldironmudder. after talking for a few days, he said "i wonder if the bob long lpr and hpr use the same valve system..." sure enough, the brass Schrader valve in the Torpedo reg and LPRs are exactly the same. so we decided to order a few extra parts. once i get everything sent out, we're going to try and find out how much of a performance increase we can get out of a modded torp.

if you look at the manual (here (http://www.akalmp.com/07pdf/2Liter.pdf)) for a 2liter, it looks to be set up just like a torpedo reg.

if our assumptions turn out to be true and we see a definite increase in performance, we'll have found a VERY cheap alternative to a 2liter reg. used torpedos can be found for $20, and the SCM3 valve can be bought straight from AKA for $15 + shipping ($5). we're also using PBK delrin pistons in place of the stock aluminum ones ($10 + shipping).

link to original thread: http://www.intimidatorowners.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2843

druid
04-04-2009, 08:42 AM
well when you get these up n running.....I'll buy one :D

DFSniper
04-04-2009, 08:58 AM
i'll try to get it done this week. both my tanks are on empty right now. :(

Drefish99
04-04-2009, 09:45 PM
I've done the LPR mod on my timmys a long time ago. Never thought about the torps because I always swapped them out. I have a Torp on the spimmy right now. I should give it a try. Let me know what you find in your testing.