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Air Cannons / Spud Cannons / Paintball Cannon
Visit my Air / Spud /
Cannon page . It features the Devastator-II Paintball
Canon as well as the new Valve Type and
Turbo-Charging Sprinkler Valves page. .I also have a number of
other canons, including "Big Bertha". Picture galleries of all can be
viewed on the Dead By Dawn
Tech, and various game gallery pages.
Visit my Model & High
Power Rocketry Page . I built a Public
Missiles Black Brant VB for my HPR Level 1 Certification attempt. I
have developed a CD Ignitor .
I am working on " Candy
Rocket " propelant characterization using an Instrumented
Load Cell. I also enjoy Water
Rockets and my son enjoys Stomp Rockets.
Visit my Pyrotechnics Page .
Right now I mostly make small bottle rockets; I'd like to start making
some small display shells.
We are gathering resources right now - with a target of
a Paintball Robot for our team - paintball scenario game team Dead By Dawn
Visit our DeadBot paintball
robot project page
A most excellent electronics links page
and I have a
cached copy here because it's such a good page!
Here's an Industrial Surplus center I've used. No web site, but nice,
nice catalog. Lots of hydraulics, vacuum, industrial. Burden's Surplus
in Lincoln NE 800-488-3407
Electronic and commercial scientific surplus: http://www.electronicsurplus.com
More mechanical stuff: http://www.surpluscenter.com/
The Robot page has a nice robotic links page with surplus as well.