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Stock or no stock?

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  2. Voted No (7 votes [50.00%] - View)

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#1 crPaliza

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Posted 11 October 2012 - 01:03 PM

So I just got my EMC Kit and am very pleased with how well constructed and robust it feels.

However, I can't decide if I want to add a stock to it or not. The only reason I want to add the stock is to make it look more tacticool.

The weight of the tank attached to the marker really doesn't bother me since I usually play speedball. I just don't like the fact that I might have to run a remote coil to the marker since it might make switching hands a bit more uncomfortable.

So I guess my real question is... How comfortable does running a coil to the marker feels? Does it feel comfortable when switching hands and shooting?

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Posted 11 October 2012 - 01:06 PM

Switching hands with a remote may feel a bit awkward at first, but I've never found it to affect me on the field.

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Posted 11 October 2012 - 01:30 PM

I like stocks that come off the bottom of the grip frame. The problem I have with the ones that come off the back is that when you put your head down to shoot, the goggles hit it.

It is all personal preference. I used to run stock years ago with the tank on gun. Here is a link to the one I used. http://www.lapcopain...?products_id=77
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Posted 11 October 2012 - 02:28 PM

I use a stock with my G-1 all the time and I like it. It's good for longer games, and Big Games, because I run a sling on it and can have it hanging off of me with no issues with the tank or remote. I use a Cobra Koil remote line so its an easy push of a button to disconnect the remote and then just slip it back on when I go back in.

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Posted 11 October 2012 - 09:21 PM

thanks for the responses.:)

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Posted 11 October 2012 - 11:26 PM

If you can(comfortably)extend the stock so it is longer than the tank,then using it with the tank on the gun should be no problem.But I wouldn't suggest using a remote for speedball.It may be comfortable switching from side to side in woodsball,but you will probably be switching sides twice as much in speedball.

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Posted 11 October 2012 - 11:53 PM

But I wouldn't suggest using a remote for speedball.


Definitely wasn't considering using a remote for speedball... :lol:

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Posted 17 October 2012 - 01:11 PM

Just shoulder the tank, Never have had a problem with doing so, and i have seen so many people have issues with remote lines, so before you go and use it make sure to test it and make sure it works.

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Posted 17 October 2012 - 08:10 PM

I really do not prefer a stock. Just shoulder a bottomline setup instead.




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