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Old 02-24-2006, 12:16 AM #1
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feeds on ions

do you think the ion stock feedneck can fit properly on an evolution2 hopper just for a day og paintballing or should i just buy a new feedneck(clamp or twister)


im asking this because i just bought an ion online and it comes next thursdayadn i dont know if the stock feedneck is any good because some people tell me its good adn some people say its bad
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Old 02-24-2006, 12:21 AM #2
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my stock feedneck got stuck on my egg and i ended up stripping the breech

Your best bet is starting out by removing all the orings in the feedneck, see how that fits, if its loose then put one back in and try again...so on and so forth. Then get a new feedneck as soon as you can.
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Old 02-24-2006, 09:00 AM #3
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personally the stock feedneck is horrible, but thats just me. ive seen eggs fit fine in the stock feedneck im preety sure all you gotta do is take out the orings in the feedneck but its always good to have a clamping there awesome feednecks. get the sp clamping those are nice.
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Old 02-24-2006, 09:25 AM #4
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you can do a couple things to the eggy...one....shave the feedneck...or 2....put normal (blowback) gun oil on the feedneck of the eggy and it should slip in and hold well but come out easily when needed.

thats what i did and it works wonders....

you can also remove any o-rings that cause problems.

i saw a way to make the stock feedneck clamping...its pretty simple if you see one....i've never had problems with my stock feedneck though...
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Old 02-24-2006, 09:34 AM #5
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Old 02-24-2006, 10:28 AM #6
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you might have to sand the neck of the egg itself...do it very gently though

I did with mine,and I still have a hard time getting it in and out...so I'm buying a Q-lock next week.
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Old 02-24-2006, 10:37 AM #7
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take out all the o-rings inside the feedneck then put you egg n it should be pretty lose then get electrial tape and wrap it around the feedtube of the egg once and repeat until it fit snuggly
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Old 02-24-2006, 10:41 AM #8
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you got your answer, now close the thread, thnx!
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Old 02-24-2006, 10:45 AM #9
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i had no problems with my egg or halo in the stock feedneck. but slightly lubing the orings does work really well.
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Old 02-24-2006, 11:07 AM #10
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my egg II fit into the stock feedneck, but it was a ***** to get it back out, just get a q-lock
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Old 02-24-2006, 11:15 AM #11
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you got your answer, now close the thread, thnx!
why?

I don't see a reason for it, ok...people keep giving him answers,all seem to be pretty unique...also,it's a good reference threat for others having the same prob...insted of them making their own thread...
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Old 02-24-2006, 01:48 PM #12
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if you have a dremel you can do what I did........ take the dremel and cut 4 to 8 slits in it then slide on a hose clamp works perfect and the price over comes any cosmo problems 60 cents > 35 dollar feedneck
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