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Dye Precision - Rotor Information
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Dye Precision
10637 Scripps Summit Court
San Diego, CA 92131

Phone: (858) 536-5183
Fax: (858) 536-5191
Email: service@dyeprecison.com
Website: http://www.dyeprecision.com
Length: 8 1/2 inches Height: 4 3/4 inches Width: 4 1/4 inches Empty Weight: 1.3 lb. Loaded Weight: 2.6 lb. Power Source: 3 AA batteries Battery Life: 50,000 plus shots!! Capacity: 200+ balls Feed Rate: 50+ bps!! Tool-less disassembly
 Manual: Download the manual for Dye Precision Download
 Release Date: 2008
 MSRP: $149.95
 Average Rating:
  • Currently 4.6/5 stars.
 Reviews: 1186
 Rating Summary:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
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  • Currently 4/5 stars.
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  • Currently 3/5 stars.
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  • Currently 1/5 stars.
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Dye Precision - Rotor Reviews
Dye Precision Rotor this is a perfect hopper No need for tools to take the dye rotor apart, so reliable and the battery life is ridiculous by that i meant half a year without changing it . ( i put lithium batteries...
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Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: florida
campeao1 owns a Planet Eclipse Geo
Length of use: More than 1 year
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Price paid: $120.00
Pros: GREAT on battery ( 3 aaa only)
Cons: the lid needs to be replaced after a while
this is a perfect hopper
No need for tools to take the dye rotor apart, so reliable and the battery life is ridiculous by that i meant half a year without changing it . ( i put lithium batteries after the first 6 months and i have not had to replace it yet)

the only problem is that the lid is made of plastic , just like your cheap pods would be, so imagine open and closing the same pod , after a while it just dont stay closed anymore ( because of the spring , and the fact that the plastic gets warned out).

But that should take a year before it happens. other then that this is an awesome hopper.

Also a good thing is that you can adjust the dye rotor to feed less balls per second so that it is smoother on paint ( some people dont know that )
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  • Currently 0/5 stars.
Dye Precision Rotor graet loader, had it for years, it just jams at the worst times ;/
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carlin3
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Length of use: Less than 6 months
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Price paid: $70.00
Pros: light
Cons: jams a lot
graet loader, had it for years, it just jams at the worst times ;/
  This review has been rated:
  • Currently 0/5 stars.
Dye Precision Rotor The DYE Rotor, in my opinion, is one of the greatest products available in paintball today. Its sheer simplicity wins out over even my Revvy at times when choosing a hopper for the day. Efficient,...
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Length of use: More than 1 year
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 4.8/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Price paid: $150.00
Pros: Durable, simple.
Cons: Hard to hear nose hits.
The DYE Rotor, in my opinion, is one of the greatest products available in paintball today. Its sheer simplicity wins out over even my Revvy at times when choosing a hopper for the day. Efficient, durable and quick, I never think twice about loaning it out, because I know it can only come back in functioning shape.

My only real gripe is that it doesn't make a hollow sound when it is hit like other loaders. This is the only negative aspect that can't be fixed currently by upgrading.
  This review has been rated:
  • Currently 0/5 stars.
Dye Precision Rotor I loved this loader for a while, but occasionally it has some jamming issues. My biggest complaint is the jamming, it occasionally will have issues especially in sandy areas.
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CatoRockwell
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Join Date: May 2009
Location: Orem UT
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Length of use: More than 1 year
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 3.5/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 3/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 3/5 stars.
Price paid: $120.00
Pros: good looking, easy to use & clean
Cons: jams not reliable in sandy conditions
I loved this loader for a while, but occasionally it has some jamming issues. My biggest complaint is the jamming, it occasionally will have issues especially in sandy areas.
  This review has been rated:
  • Currently 0/5 stars.
Dye Precision Rotor This loader is extremely fast, very easy to pull apart (whether changing batteries, or cleaning the inside out), Rugged (can literally throw this thing, though not advised). This is a spendy loader...
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Caublasian
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Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Minnesota
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Length of use: Less than 6 months
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 4.5/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Price paid: $110.00
Pros: Rugged, Easy to clean, fast
Cons: heavy, spendy, can jam (but not very often)
This loader is extremely fast, very easy to pull apart (whether changing batteries, or cleaning the inside out), Rugged (can literally throw this thing, though not advised). This is a spendy loader but will do exactly what you want it to do and not have to worry about it falling apart on you. I have had this jam before but it hasn't happened in a long time. I think part of it could have been due to playing in very humid weather, that's where the V3 anti-jam lever is handy. Only other qualm is that it is a heavy loader, but this is the case with all force-fed, battery driven loaders... oh which brings me to the next good thing. The batteries are pretty good also, but i guess this depends on how many cases you run through your weekend.
  This review has been rated:
  • Currently 0/5 stars.
Dye Precision Rotor best hopper ive ever used !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Length of use: More than 1 year
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Price paid: $150.00
Pros: amazing
Cons: nothing
best hopper ive ever used !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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  • Currently 0/5 stars.
Dye Precision Rotor The rotor is terrific. I love it so far. But if you play really lightweight, this isn't for you. It is about more weight than my actual gun. But it is a very great loader.
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Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Scottsdale, Arizona
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Length of use: Less than 6 months
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 4.8/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Price paid: $200.00
Pros: Durable, sturdy, long battery life, fast loading
Cons: Heavy
The rotor is terrific. I love it so far. But if you play really lightweight, this isn't for you. It is about more weight than my actual gun. But it is a very great loader.
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  • Currently 0/5 stars.
Dye Precision Rotor I got my rotor pretty much when they came out and have not regretted it one bit. If anything i take this loader for granted. I go months without changing the battery. These are practically...
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Length of use: More than 1 year
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Price paid: $150.00
Pros: best loader around
Cons: costly
I got my rotor pretty much when they came out and have not regretted it one bit. If anything i take this loader for granted. I go months without changing the battery. These are practically indestructible. the dissemblance of the rotor is easier then any other loader could come close to. The led for the power button burnt out a few months ago but hey ive had this loader for 3 years or something like that i cant complain. people complain about the cost but in the long run this loader is without a doubt worth every penny and will outlast any other loader.
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  • Currently 0/5 stars.
Dye Precision Rotor I suggest everyone run it.
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Length of use: Less than 6 months
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Price paid: $0.00
Pros: everything
Cons: nothing
I suggest everyone run it.
  This review has been rated:
  • Currently 0/5 stars.
Dye Precision Rotor Super durable and i've never had an issue with it feeding or jamming. Batteries last a long time in it. There are plenty of amazing colors that i've changed multiple times. Only gripe is the capacity...
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Length of use: More than 1 year
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Price paid: $159.00
Pros: Best Hopper
Cons: Capacity
Super durable and i've never had an issue with it feeding or jamming. Batteries last a long time in it. There are plenty of amazing colors that i've changed multiple times. Only gripe is the capacity of it. Its super sleek and compact but when i dump my lock lids into it there are always balls that don't fit.
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