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Old 03-20-2013, 06:31 PM   #2146
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I have used this setup for 2 years running and mine is more primative than that, though the only thing i'm upgrading is the co2 cannister from a 20oz to a 5lbs one.
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Old 03-20-2013, 09:04 PM   #2147
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I have used this setup for 2 years running and mine is more primative than that, though the only thing i'm upgrading is the co2 cannister from a 20oz to a 5lbs one.
There it is I knew someone had it for a while with no problems! Oh yea!
Keep on goin.
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Old 03-23-2013, 04:27 AM   #2148
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What is the cheapest Paintball Co2 ASA On/Off Valve 2 Threads (Gauge, Needle Valve inputs) that y'all are using?
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Old 03-25-2013, 12:04 AM   #2149
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Saweeeeet set up man looks great. Do u have the item number for the needle valve?

SS-OVM2-A looks a little better although tha Cv is a little high.

The one thing I'm thinking is if a solieniod can be hooked to this DIY set up, but anywho let us know how she's working for ya?
What type of gas tube is that, do u have a part number for it something I can google?
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Old 03-25-2013, 01:30 AM   #2150
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I have used this setup for 2 years running and mine is more primative than that, though the only thing i'm upgrading is the co2 cannister from a 20oz to a 5lbs one.
Damn! Pictures please, I want to see how it looks.
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Old 03-26-2013, 04:26 AM   #2151
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after useing the DIY yeast thing on one of my tanks (works very well) thank you. i seen this, and well i wanted a "real" CO2 set up for a new
75Gal. but i splurged a little got the 20oz tank paintball tank (free one year refills)
$22.50





a Milwaukee Instruments Solenoid Valve, CO2 Regulator with Bubble Counter
$89.99




and a AQUATEK CO2 Paintball Tank CGA 320 Adapter
tank adapter
$16.99 (a bit hight, but good reviews)




can't wait for the Regulator and Adapter it to get here, so i can play
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Old 04-05-2013, 08:49 PM   #2152
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Thanks for the info here's my set up soon to be running just need a BC n CO2 Hose!
Sorry so anxious forgot pic.

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Old 04-06-2013, 03:06 PM   #2153
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nice.......

got mine hooked up, i was sure to follow the follow the directions for the regulator, and things worked well.

no reason to lock this thread!

"jamesyu,I have used this setup for 2 years running and mine is more primative than that, though the only thing i'm upgrading is the co2 cannister from a 20oz to a 5lbs one."

it has lead me to ask questions, and hunt around on my own for parts. i don't need no super duper dual stage regulator, with a 50-80 dollar needle valve!
i'm into a good setup, for around 120$, thanks to this thread

and it sure beats changing yeast bottles every two weeks!!!!!!!








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Old 04-06-2013, 04:32 PM   #2154
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nice.......

got mine hooked up, i was sure to follow the follow the directions for the regulator, and things worked well.

no reason to lock this thread!

"jamesyu,I have used this setup for 2 years running and mine is more primative than that, though the only thing i'm upgrading is the co2 cannister from a 20oz to a 5lbs one."

it has lead me to ask questions, and hunt around on my own for parts. i don't need no super duper dual stage regulator, with a 50-80 dollar needle valve!
i'm into a good setup, for around 120$, thanks to this thread

and it sure beats changing yeast bottles every two weeks!!!!!!!


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Nice u beat me to tha punch tho I was gonna add the solieniod too darn. It looks saweeet tho. I'm gonna keep the little on/off valve switch NV and add a solenoid .
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Old 04-06-2013, 08:26 PM   #2155
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I Did this method and I am having a hard time controlling the bubbles into my tank
its either a lot or none
Is there a way I can fix this? is there a different valve similar to the ones fluval use?
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Old 04-07-2013, 12:04 AM   #2156
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I Did this method and I am having a hard time controlling the bubbles into my tank
its either a lot or none
Is there a way I can fix this? is there a different valve similar to the ones fluval use?
Sounds like You have the same problem I have, u need a bubble counter. On my way to get one now. The only thing I can say is DIY bubble counter if u don't have one.

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Old 04-07-2013, 12:16 AM   #2157
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Sounds like you need a better needle valve.
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Old 04-09-2013, 03:14 AM   #2158
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I just set up my paintball system using the exact steps in the OP. the needle valve is a little hard to dial in, but once it's set it seems to run really well. Love having a pressurized system on a budget.
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Old 04-09-2013, 03:15 AM   #2159
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I just set up my paintball system using the exact steps in the OP. the needle valve is a little hard to dial in, but once it's set it seems to run really well. Love having a pressurized system on a budget.
Can we see some pics?
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Old 04-09-2013, 12:39 PM   #2160
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Sounds like You have the same problem I have, u need a bubble counter. On my way to get one now. The only thing I can say is DIY bubble counter if u don't have one.
i actually do have a bubble counter its just really hard to get the perfect amount of bubbles into the tank
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