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Ion xe 38 47.50%
09 Electra 19 23.75%
Other post below 23 28.75%
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Old 01-01-2010, 05:53 PM #22
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get a used gun
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Old 01-01-2010, 06:15 PM #23
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are ions heavy?
not at all
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Old 01-02-2010, 04:02 PM #24
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Old 01-02-2010, 04:34 PM #25
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got my electra back and im happy with it. tho i would like to have a beter gun but i dont have much money but a ipod touch. so idk what im going to do now... and if anyone says i should buy there gun or pm me saying i should im deff not gona consider. im looking for sugestons

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Old 01-02-2010, 10:54 PM #26
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i jus put a bolt in my electra
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Old 01-02-2010, 11:02 PM #27
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the new electra actually shoots well
shoots like an ego.
i'd still say buy a used highend but if you're going between the 2, i say spyder. they've gotten alot better with their new valve and ram designs
What are you smoking, unless your talking about the very first ego ever made. Not to be a dick or anything but you cant compare an ego (of any year) to an Electra. Buy a used Epiphany if youve got the money. I may have one for you...
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Old 01-03-2010, 08:20 AM #28
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whats a epiphany and is the Etek - good? because theres some cheap ones in the BST.

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Old 01-05-2010, 03:44 PM #29
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An Epiphany is basically an Ion with a couple of upgrades (Metal Body/Frame, Firebolt, Trigger, Etc.) and an Etek is decent gun depending on which one you are talking about.
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Old 01-05-2010, 03:59 PM #30
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I had an 09 electra and i wasnt very impressed. Frame holding the asa broke off a dive. It shoots okay and would be possibly an okay backup.
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Old 01-05-2010, 08:02 PM #31
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ill sell you a f8 for 200? lmk
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Old 03-02-2010, 02:07 PM #32
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Old 03-03-2010, 05:06 PM #33
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which one a spyder or a ion would be best for 200 and have enough left 2 have a hopper and a tank or can i use co2 w/em
also which would be less maintanence and good 4 just getting in to speedball??
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Old 03-09-2010, 12:47 PM #35
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Old 03-13-2010, 04:01 PM #36
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I use an Ion. I used spyders before, and they were the worst hunks of metal I have ever fired in my life. Please save yourself a headache and get something other than spyder, sorry for all you spyder lovers out there but those guns are crud to me, from my experience.

Also, if your going to get a gun, splurg a little. Get somethign thats going to cost you a little more than what you want to pay so you can avoid shelling out more money to upgrade later.

Dangerous Power G3
Invert Mini
Proto SLG
or ever a PMR are all good guns to start with and you won't really have to upgrade anytime soon.

Edit: I am now taking the liberty of reporting people for tryign to pawn their stuff outside of BST. Come on guys we know the rules.
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Old 05-24-2010, 09:18 PM #37
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.................................................. ..Normally I'd say thats the stupidist thing ever....


But when I read SPYDER ELECTRA then I actually had to come to my senses and say get the Ion XE...

Your giving up horrible and moving on to average...but hey....its a start right?
Franklyn, im sorry to say but...i cant agree with you this time. ): Electra's are better as a BEGINNER gun. What i think most ppl dont understand about SPYDERS are that they're built for people to understand paintball, learn about guns and their internals, and how to walk the gun etc. Then you move onto a better gun.
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