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PostPosted: Tue Mar 15, 2011 11:39 pm    Post subject: Opinions on this SL68II

Found this just a minute ago on PDX Craigslist.

Noticed there's some sort of tape on the feedneck. Bad sign. But still it seems like it would be a good deal. I know now that the new SL 68's have come out, so maybe that's pushing down the price of the old ones.

Anyone have any experience with these old Tippy pumps? Is this a good deal or not? Are they pretty easy to keep happy? Any issues I should know about?


I'm gonna contact the guy and see what's up with it.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 15, 2011 11:57 pm    Post subject: Re: Opinions on this SL68II

Can't help you there...

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 15, 2011 11:58 pm    Post subject: Re: Opinions on this SL68II

they are always work horses when I see them, guy last week was playing with one. I never owned one, but I hear they are simple.. and that the pump stroke is heavy. But not a super bad deal for 30$ if its near by it might be work snagging it.

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 12:29 am    Post subject: Re: Opinions on this SL68II

If you got the thirty dollars to spend, I would say it is a pretty safe bet. you might be able to retrofit something over the feedneck. I would say that it is a sure thing that the feedneck I shot.

Lemme text a couple people. I will find out if the feedneck is replaceable.

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 12:59 am    Post subject: Re: Opinions on this SL68II

the tape is for holding the hopper. Tippmann used a weird smaller feedneck, so you need some sort of an adapter(if you get it, PM me, i have one that i can let go for cheap).

they are a work horse, a bit on the heavy side, but reliable as, well a Tippmann. if you are looking for a cheap pump, it is an option.

the barrel system is a slip fit. you can have barrel turned down, Tippmann prolite/carbine/a-5 barrels are the best option for that.

velocity adjustment is through the bolt, Tippmann's choke system(screw to choke off the airflow through the bolt, not the best but it works.

upkeep is drip some oil in when you air it up, and that's it.

i had one, now a friend has it. i totally forgot i had one. if you don't like it, its great as a loaner, if you go with a phantom or sniper/sheridan based pumper.

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if it was an LCD I was going to make a VooDoo doll of you and stab the 5h!t out of you for swapping boards... but no LCD, so swap away. Cuz you were gonna be all rolling on the floor n' scream'n n' 5h!t... you wer're gonna be like "ah gods!...what have I done!!" and I was gonna be like "take that you eclipse bastardizing piece of fecal matter!"
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 1:11 am    Post subject: Re: Opinions on this SL68II

^Ok, you beat me to it. I won't worry about texting then.

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 1:22 am    Post subject: Re: Opinions on this SL68II

Just emailed the guy. We'll see if he gets back to me. It's not necessarily close to me, but if I travel through PDX then I might feel like picking it up

Yeah, it's know it's not pretty, but due to my economic viability these days I need something cheap so I can play pump. And I need to play pump so I can be cheap.

I can spend another hundred on something 'good' but at this point I'd rather save up for entry and paint to the Supergame coming up next month.
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 1:25 am    Post subject: Re: Opinions on this SL68II

Supergame?

The old school tippmanns are awesome.

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 1:28 am    Post subject: Re: Opinions on this SL68II

plus, when you're not playing with it, you can improve your benchpress with it. Wink

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 1:29 am    Post subject: Re: Opinions on this SL68II

Not the greatest website. You have to scroll down to read anything.
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