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Tippmann TCR, a schmorgas board of features

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Breaking down the TCR press release for more details on the Tippmann TCR Read More »

Contraptions for Keeping Cool

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More times than I can count, I have seen players ignore their need for water and pay for it later in the day.  Being such a physically demanding activity, players need to stay hydrated.  Next week, I will talk more about the importance of hydration, but for now I will highlight some products I have experience with to help players ... Read More »

Paintball Injuries: A Discussion of Causes and Prevention

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Paintball can be one of the most intense physical sports in the world, despite its lack of player on player (intentional) contact. Every weekend people go to their backyards, speed ball fields, and big games without the slightest inkling of what they are about to put their (unprepared) bodies through, and thousands of minor injuries happen in the US alone. ... Read More »

Flowers vs. Zombies, a small event worth attending

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In an area with a healthy paintball economy an enterprising couple has risen to the challenge of not only operating their own business, but to also run their own scenario event. When queried about adding an additional event to the calendar, their reply was a serendipitous, “Variety is the spice of life”. Of course the event I’m referring to is ... Read More »

Celebrate the day you make your paintball dream a reality.

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Instead of just celebrating the day of our countries independence, why not celebrate your independence, as you make your dream a reality and start your paintball field. Now is the time to Take Action on your dream and make it a reality. Wait! Before you even start with the usually list of excuses, watch this amazing video on how we ... Read More »

Field Paint Only or Bring Your Own Paint ?

As a paintball filed owner or someone who is looking to start a paintball field and yes, start a paintball business, this is a very important question. Many new paintball field owners mistake paint sales as their primary revenue. For someone reading this who is not a paintball field owner you must understand, if the paintball field owner doesn’t make ... Read More »

Will the anti gun agenda effect paintball?

All the blogs, talk radio shows and practically every other media outlet are all talking about ” gun control .”  So we really don’t need another one, however we do need to talk about if the despicable events of one lunatic in a Connecticut school will effect paintball fields and the paintball business in general. Over the last 20 years ... Read More »

Mag Fed Markers, a Cautionary Tale

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Mag Fed Markers, A Cautionary Tale Several months ago I decided to clear out some of the spare gear I have acquired over the years, mostly extra harnesses and a vest that were sitting around, neglected. I advertized my wares on my local Craigslist site, and after a couple of days I had a hit for the vest. A few ... Read More »

Under new management!

Me at SG 44 in August 2012

Paintballtech.net is under new management! After speaking with the founder and owner of paintballtech it became apparent that our visions for the site and community lined up pretty well. So after about point two seconds of soul searching, I hopped on board and am now the owner of the site! Before I introduce myself, I want to first address what ... Read More »

On Respect and Paintball

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Photo Courtsey OSG Paintball & Tom Ryan How often have you seen posted on one of the many forums, or heard people talking at your local field/shop, about paintball not being or being a legitimate sport. Every couple of months or so I see a new thread posted on TechPB about paintball in the X-Games or paintball in the Olympics. ... Read More »