Find fields & stores near you!
Find fields and stores
Zipcode
PbNation News
PbNation News
Community Focus
Community Focus

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 02-27-2012, 06:36 PM #1
DAE[DarkJoker]
Scoobies4Boobies
 
DAE[DarkJoker]'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Washington
Annual Supporting Member
DAE[DarkJoker] owns a Planet Eclipse Geo
DAE[DarkJoker] is one of the top 1000 posters on PbNation
DAE[DarkJoker] is Legendary
DAE[DarkJoker] supports DLX Technology
DAE[DarkJoker] supports Empire
SAR12 - new bolt action paintball marker

From the guys at ProPB:

Today we received a photograph and video link to a new paintball gun that will be unveiled shortly. The new paintball gun is known officially as the SAR12.

Here is a photo the SAR12 paintball gun, exclusive to ProPaintball:


New Paintball Gun: SAR12 Sniper
We do know that prototypes of this new paintball gun exist (as seen above). Further, the company producing these paintball guns is known as CARMATECH Engineering. The magazine is removable, the stock is adjustable, and we anticipate that FIRST STRIKE Paintball Rounds will be used for enhanced range and accuracy.

A bit of google research pulled up this gem of a video;

__________________
DAE[DarkJoker] is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Sponsored Links Remove Advertisement
Advertisement
Old 02-27-2012, 09:39 PM #2
i_bunker_u
Train Wreck
 
i_bunker_u's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: MN
i_bunker_u plays in the PSP
i_bunker_u owns a Planet Eclipse Ego
i_bunker_u plays in the APPA D4 division
what powers it in "bolt action mode"?
i_bunker_u is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 09:40 PM #3
TherealInsomniac
Bangarang
 
TherealInsomniac's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Ann Arbor, MI
TherealInsomniac plays in the PSP
TherealInsomniac is playing at Living Legends VI
TherealInsomniac has perfected Level 3 in PbNation Pursuit
TherealInsomniac supports Empire
Could it be? a paintball sniper for REALZ?
__________________
Kanye West: the world's most effective troll.
your. possesive. as in "Your grammar is terrible"
You're. contraction of "you" and "are". as in "You're an idiot for not knowing the difference"
PANTS/JERSEYS
Packs
Masks
TherealInsomniac is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 09:50 PM #4
Nashorn
What Does The Fox Say?
 
Nashorn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Oklahoma
Annual Supporting Member
Nashorn is playing at Living Legends VII
Nashorn owns a Planet Eclipse Ego
Nashorn supports Team VICIOUS
Nashorn has achieved Level 1 in PbNation Pursuit
Nashorn has achieved Level 2 in PbNation Pursuit
Nashorn supports Empire
Holy crap that's awesome! That could very well be a game changer for scenario play. I can't imagine why it has taken this long to come up with this.
__________________
Political correctness is nothing more than the belief that a person can pick up a turd by the clean end.
SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL STORE!

I support Avid Extreme Sports
Nashorn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 09:51 PM #5
Element Paintball
is now FACTOR PAINTBALL
 
Element Paintball's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Richmond, VA
Annual Supporting Member
Element Paintball is a Supporting Member
Element Paintball owns a Planet Eclipse Ego
Element Paintball owns a Planet Eclipse Lv1
that looks really well designed. probably going to be VERY costly due to low production volume though.
Element Paintball is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 09:54 PM #6
papaintballer15
Ya, thats me at your base
 
papaintballer15's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: sticks of PA
Annual Supporting Member
 has been a member for 10 years
papaintballer15 is playing at Living Legends V
papaintballer15 is playing at Living Legends VII
papaintballer15 supports Bob Gurnsey
papaintballer15 posts videos on PbNation
papaintballer15 has achieved Level 3 in PbNation Pursuit
papaintballer15 is one of the top 1000 posters on PbNation
about time theres a bolt action thats not just a custom done doohickey from someone bored. If price is right ill definatly buy. I hope its not FS only though, cant use them at my field and they are hella expensive.
__________________
Part of my Evo collection for sale
http://www.pbnation.com/showthread.php?t=4027625
papaintballer15 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 09:54 PM #7
HKARMYBALLER
777
 
HKARMYBALLER's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: 847 IL
Annual Supporting Member
That's actually pretty damn cool.
HKARMYBALLER is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 09:56 PM #8
TherealInsomniac
Bangarang
 
TherealInsomniac's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Ann Arbor, MI
TherealInsomniac plays in the PSP
TherealInsomniac is playing at Living Legends VI
TherealInsomniac has perfected Level 3 in PbNation Pursuit
TherealInsomniac supports Empire
Quote:
Originally Posted by papaintballer15 View Post
about time theres a bolt action thats not just a custom done doohickey from someone bored. If price is right ill definatly buy. I hope its not FS only though, cant use them at my field and they are hella expensive.

why can't you use them?
__________________
Kanye West: the world's most effective troll.
your. possesive. as in "Your grammar is terrible"
You're. contraction of "you" and "are". as in "You're an idiot for not knowing the difference"
PANTS/JERSEYS
Packs
Masks
TherealInsomniac is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 10:07 PM #9
one2follow
I'm on nation to much!
 
one2follow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: SeVeN o 4
Annual Supporting Member
one2follow helped look for balloons
one2follow is playing at Living Legends III
one2follow is playing at Living Legends V
one2follow supports Bob Gurnsey
one2follow supports our troops
one2follow is reppin' sidebar 4 life
one2follow is Legendary
That's so BAD-***
one2follow is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 10:09 PM #10
papaintballer15
Ya, thats me at your base
 
papaintballer15's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: sticks of PA
Annual Supporting Member
 has been a member for 10 years
papaintballer15 is playing at Living Legends V
papaintballer15 is playing at Living Legends VII
papaintballer15 supports Bob Gurnsey
papaintballer15 posts videos on PbNation
papaintballer15 has achieved Level 3 in PbNation Pursuit
papaintballer15 is one of the top 1000 posters on PbNation
Quote:
Originally Posted by TherealInsomniac View Post
why can't you use them?
"field paint only"

If I could mod this with a new upper reciever to fire .338 Lapua, ill definatly buy

Quote:
Originally Posted by i_bunker_u View Post
what powers it in "bolt action mode"?
Whole powertube assembly is 1 whole unit. Guessing the bolt lever would more or less act like a mechanical spool valve. As you would be opening up the can when opening breach, then when u close it's sealing off the air while markers at rest/closed position. Just my guess.
__________________
Part of my Evo collection for sale
http://www.pbnation.com/showthread.php?t=4027625
papaintballer15 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 10:13 PM #11
smokeage
Team Foxtrot
 
smokeage's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Katy, Texas (Houston)
Got some answers out of them on their Youtube page. They posted this in response.


A digital demonstration that shows the capabilities of Carmatech Engineering's new product. A .68 caliber paintball, First Strike enabled precision bolt action rifle that will be introduced at the 2012 International Paintball Expo in Washington DC. This project in its current form is the culmination of over two years of engineering, design, and analysis. Patent pending technology allow for bolt action to semi auto change over, and reversible magazine design. This design also allows for future change over to other chassis systems that will be released at later dates.

Features not noted in video
Magazine feed or hopper feed
Twelve (12) round magazine

Precision Rifle Specifications
20 inch barrel with Autococker threads
Free floating extended foregrip
Fully adjustable buttstock

CQB Rifle Specifications
CQB rifle 16 inch barrel with Autococker threads
Free floating compact foregrip
Adjustable buttstock with integrated air tank mounting

Accessories
1) Remote line extension. (Allows for remote mounting of the asa to the 1913 Mil Rail located on the bottom of both buttstocks.)
2) Extended Magazines (Increased capacity for the CQB operators)
1913 Mil Rails for mounting to the foregrip
3) Chassis systems
__________________
Team Foxtrot
United Front
smokeage is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 10:14 PM #12
Nashorn
What Does The Fox Say?
 
Nashorn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Oklahoma
Annual Supporting Member
Nashorn is playing at Living Legends VII
Nashorn owns a Planet Eclipse Ego
Nashorn supports Team VICIOUS
Nashorn has achieved Level 1 in PbNation Pursuit
Nashorn has achieved Level 2 in PbNation Pursuit
Nashorn supports Empire
Quote:
Originally Posted by papaintballer15 View Post
about time theres a bolt action thats not just a custom done doohickey from someone bored. If price is right ill definatly buy. I hope its not FS only though, cant use them at my field and they are hella expensive.
I wouldn't play with this marker with anything less than FS rounds. There would be little point otherwise IMHO.

Quote:
Originally Posted by TherealInsomniac View Post
why can't you use them?
Some fields are concerned that FS rounds will damage mask lenses and they hurt like hell if you engage someone less than 50 feet away. FS rounds are more aerodynamic and don't lose their speed as fast as regular paintballs do. I have barrel fed first strike rounds with my Geo and made some pretty long shots with 'em.

Fields could make mandatory lower FPS limits for FS guns. A FS round shooting 250-260 fps will still travel further than a regular paintball and not leave a huge bruise on impact.

I would SO put a 3X crossbow scope on that thing and make a ghillie suit.
__________________
Political correctness is nothing more than the belief that a person can pick up a turd by the clean end.
SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL STORE!

I support Avid Extreme Sports
Nashorn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 10:19 PM #13
papaintballer15
Ya, thats me at your base
 
papaintballer15's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: sticks of PA
Annual Supporting Member
 has been a member for 10 years
papaintballer15 is playing at Living Legends V
papaintballer15 is playing at Living Legends VII
papaintballer15 supports Bob Gurnsey
papaintballer15 posts videos on PbNation
papaintballer15 has achieved Level 3 in PbNation Pursuit
papaintballer15 is one of the top 1000 posters on PbNation
Quote:
Originally Posted by Nashorn View Post
I wouldn't play with this marker with anything less than FS rounds. There would be little point otherwise IMHO.
Im more or less looking for something unique and that I can use for our monthly open play rec day. It consists mostly of rental users and first timers. It sucks going out with my high ends, and everyone see me with 2k worth of gear on and either fearing me ,or wanting me to play for them. Something like this would make me stand out less, and still manage to have alot of fun using it.
__________________
Part of my Evo collection for sale
http://www.pbnation.com/showthread.php?t=4027625
papaintballer15 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 10:21 PM #14
oberonson
ASIAN ARMY
 
oberonson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Sacramento, CA
oberonson supports Team VICIOUS
oberonson plays in the APPA beginner division
oberonson has perfected Level 1 in PbNation Pursuit
oberonson supports Empire
imagine this with a ghillie suit
__________________
"Originally posted by Paint_hore: When you call someone an idiot make sure "you're" using the proper "you're". Jusayin."

"Originally posted by HustlePaintball-com: This thread can now end... Everyone has a boner now.."


"Never believe anything you read on the internet" -Abraham Lincoln

ASIAN ARMY
oberonson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 10:54 PM #15
TherealInsomniac
Bangarang
 
TherealInsomniac's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Ann Arbor, MI
TherealInsomniac plays in the PSP
TherealInsomniac is playing at Living Legends VI
TherealInsomniac has perfected Level 3 in PbNation Pursuit
TherealInsomniac supports Empire
Quote:
Originally Posted by Nashorn View Post
...
Some fields are concerned that FS rounds will damage mask lenses and they hurt like hell if you engage someone less than 50 feet away. FS rounds are more aerodynamic and don't lose their speed as fast as regular paintballs do.
....
Im aware of what they are, but I hadn't heard that some fields are concerned about them damaging lenses. My experience with them has been that they are made of the same material as regular paintballs with a tail, to encourage better flight tracking. I just don't see why this ball traveling at 285 (at point of impact) FPS is supposed to do more damage to a lens than a standard one traveling 285 FPS(at point of impact)

Also didn't think about FPO.
__________________
Kanye West: the world's most effective troll.
your. possesive. as in "Your grammar is terrible"
You're. contraction of "you" and "are". as in "You're an idiot for not knowing the difference"
PANTS/JERSEYS
Packs
Masks
TherealInsomniac is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 11:00 PM #16
outkast kid
 
 
outkast kid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Philadelphia
outkast kid is a Paintball photographer
I Want This!
outkast kid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 11:05 PM #17
spork801
MN Transplant
 
spork801's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: IOWA
spork801 plays in the PSP
spork801 is an NCPA player
spork801 plays in the APPA D4 division
Quote:
Originally Posted by TherealInsomniac View Post
Im aware of what they are, but I hadn't heard that some fields are concerned about them damaging lenses. My experience with them has been that they are made of the same material as regular paintballs with a tail, to encourage better flight tracking. I just don't see why this ball traveling at 285 (at point of impact) FPS is supposed to do more damage to a lens than a standard one traveling 285 FPS(at point of impact)

Also didn't think about FPO.
Regular paintballs aren't traveling 285 FPS at point of impact though. His point was that FS rounds retain velocity better at range than standard paintballs.
__________________
KW Paintball
KW Factory Team
spork801 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 11:16 PM #18
YeloSno
Breadloser
 
YeloSno's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: East Bay, Carifornia
Annual Supporting Member
YeloSno supports Team VICIOUS
YeloSno is for the Gunfight
YeloSno is one of the top 250 posters on PbNation
YeloSno is Legendary
YeloSno supports Empire
Dear god....


that music was epic.
__________________
Are You A Beginner?
Maybe a Little Bit?

Thinking of Buying Something, But Don't Know What?
Have A Look Inside for Some Help.


BKAYBKEJHFJK FIRE SALE!
LNIB PE HDEs - CHEAP - Need em gone!
It's a ****ing graphite IZE Flex for sale! WOW.

ALT Bazaar
A new top secret project that isn't so secret. Brought to you by the creator of the Ultimate Purchasing Hierarchy and TBQF Technologies.

"Originally posted by Insane_Vendetta: "We used to be schizophrentic, but now we agree.""
"Originally posted by Somnambulistz: i'm not wearing any underwear! :D"
YeloSno is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 11:19 PM #19
i_bunker_u
Train Wreck
 
i_bunker_u's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: MN
i_bunker_u plays in the PSP
i_bunker_u owns a Planet Eclipse Ego
i_bunker_u plays in the APPA D4 division
first strike rounds are fine when regulated properly
i_bunker_u is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 11:23 PM #20
YeloSno
Breadloser
 
YeloSno's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: East Bay, Carifornia
Annual Supporting Member
YeloSno supports Team VICIOUS
YeloSno is for the Gunfight
YeloSno is one of the top 250 posters on PbNation
YeloSno is Legendary
YeloSno supports Empire
Quote:
Originally Posted by i_bunker_u View Post
what powers it in "bolt action mode"?
your hand
__________________
Are You A Beginner?
Maybe a Little Bit?

Thinking of Buying Something, But Don't Know What?
Have A Look Inside for Some Help.


BKAYBKEJHFJK FIRE SALE!
LNIB PE HDEs - CHEAP - Need em gone!
It's a ****ing graphite IZE Flex for sale! WOW.

ALT Bazaar
A new top secret project that isn't so secret. Brought to you by the creator of the Ultimate Purchasing Hierarchy and TBQF Technologies.

"Originally posted by Insane_Vendetta: "We used to be schizophrentic, but now we agree.""
"Originally posted by Somnambulistz: i'm not wearing any underwear! :D"
YeloSno is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2012, 11:31 PM #21
i_bunker_u
Train Wreck
 
i_bunker_u's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: MN
i_bunker_u plays in the PSP
i_bunker_u owns a Planet Eclipse Ego
i_bunker_u plays in the APPA D4 division
Quote:
Originally Posted by YeloSno View Post
your hand
i mean, whe you switch it to semi there is a tank in the stock, there is no tank when bolt action
i_bunker_u is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
Forum Jump