>I just got off the phone w/Tippmann service dept. I was having trouble
>with air leakage because the front valve plunge was pressing in the power
>tube bar. This happened because valve plunge is a little long on my new
>valve ( threads went on the old one.). I would have to push a little to
>seat the valve stop properly, thus causing the valve to be depressed & leak.
>Anyway... the guy at Tippmann tells me to just pitch the valve stop all
>together!!! He said it will incease velocity as well!
>This worries me a little..I don't know why..it just does.
The valve stop (the little square piece of metal that falls out
every time you take the gun apart :), isn't really necessary. I
guess its real purpose is to extend the life of the valve body by
keeping it from slaping around in the main body.
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