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#1 BlueOrRed

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Posted 04 October 2013 - 10:14 PM

Hey guys, I have a little problem with a leak on my Marker (Valken Proton)

So, I connected my HPA Tank, which happened to have about 100-200PSI, The pressure was very low; to the point where I could press down and let air out of the tank with my hand quite easily.

Anyways, I connected the tank and I heard a small leak from the area where the bolt was. I then disconnected the tank and connected a CO2 Tank, I took one shot with the co2 tank and the bolt cycled without any leaks.

So, was the fact that the HPA Tank had next to no air in it the cause of the small leak?

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#2 kingJurzy

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Posted 04 October 2013 - 10:19 PM

possibly but do not run CO2 on your proton continuously.


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Posted 04 October 2013 - 10:19 PM

My guess would be the lack of air pressure. When you get a chance fill your tank and try again.


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Posted 06 October 2013 - 04:40 AM

either that or check for a broken tank o-ring


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Posted 06 October 2013 - 03:49 PM

If you gas up with a nearly empty tank, this can happen. It also occurs if your reg is set very low.




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