On Sat, 25 Apr 1998 11:38:17 -0400, Aaron Mckenna
>Sorry to sound dumb, but whats an airsoft gun?
Airsoft guns fire 6mm plastic balls at about 250-350fps. They weigh
in at .2g and .3g, and so basically you can play kinda "paintball"
with them, but without the paint. It hurts less than getting
plastered with paint, and the guns are *exact* replicas of the real
thing, so you can play decent scenario game with the real looking
They come in spring, gas or electric versions. The electric version
being the best, as it is full auto, at about 700rnds per minute. The
Co2 ones are usually semis, and the spring ones are*** once per
They also do 6mm paintballs for them, although don't expect them to
work in the electric guns, the velocity is too high or something, and
they often break in the barrel.