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Old 10-22-2012, 07:08 PM #1
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Shocktech SFL

Just got my hands on a Tequilla Sunrise Shocktech SFL.

The gun is absolutely gorgeous. I'll post some pics up as soon as I can.

My questions however are, what problems can I expect since this gun has been sitting for about 2 years. I plan on getting some air tomorrow to actually to test it but kinda want to be prepared.

After some examination of it, I can see one of the hoses has a small hole in it.

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Old 10-22-2012, 10:45 PM #2
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Hoses and orings may need to be replaced. Put a few drops of oil in the asa first and then air it up and dry fire a few times. This will coat the cup seal and help lubricate the front pneumatics. If anything else is leaking after getting the gun to the right velocity, replace necessary orings/hoses. OR rebuild the entire gun with all new hoses and orings.
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Old 10-22-2012, 10:58 PM #3
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I'm for the complete teardown route, but I get a kick out of completely rebuilding them.

If it ain't broke, it doesn't really need fixin. But a proper rebuild can shake out a few hidden problems before they start.

Congrats on the purchase, that's definitely an awesome marker to own. Take care of it.
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Old 10-22-2012, 11:39 PM #4
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Let me know if you need any help with it. I'm another OXCC guy and just completely rebuilt a red SFL last year.
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Old 01-23-2013, 09:37 PM #5
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Appreciate the hookup on this sfl. It's in great hands. Finally got one that I used to own( not this exact, but body style)

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