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The goal of this mod was to keep the Scout looking as stock as possible while having decent power.
1x Hornet tank
1x Secret Strike Pocket Blaster
1x 1/2" PVC endcap
1/4" OD Nylon Tubing
1/4" OD Vinyl Tubing
First get a single hornet tank and cut it down like this.
Take the SSPB and cut it like the following. Remove the rubber cap on the blast button. Widen the holes and attach the Nylon stubs. Make sure not to get excessive plastic shavings in the blast button. Glue with Zap-a-gap.
Now scrap all the original scout internals except the trigger and return spring. Dremel it to fit the Tank and pump. You will also need to slightly Dremel the edge lip of the outer slide to accommodate for how the tank slightly rises above the shell.
Position the pump with the slide so that you will get a full draw of the pump without pulling it out when slid all the way back. Make sure the slide also can rest fully forward. Attach vinyl tubing to the nylon stubs. You can put a spring inside to help prevent kinking. Use Zap-a-Gap.Once positioned mark the area and glue down the internals. Make sure some of the airtank is sticking out of the shell as pictured. This is for the endcap.
Next drill a hole in the SSPB pump for a pin to go through. This pin should reach through to the sides of the slide. The pin that was in the Scout should work. Using epoxy putty mold a chunk to hold the pin on both sides like how the stock priming pin worked. Lube the pin when doing this to make it removable. It is important to make the slide have this holding mold on both sides to increase strength.
Make sure the epoxy putty does not interfere with the sliding function. Here are some closeups of some of the cuts needed.
Now cut down the trigger and position the blast button. Once you get the ideal position cut the excess vinyl tubing and attach them to the blast button as shown. Use epoxy putty and Zap-a-gap to secure. This is tight fit so you will need to angle the blast button upwards to avoid kinking in the tubing.
With the cut down trigger you have to get rid of the return spring guide so use epoxy putty/zap to secure it. Also make the base of the trigger wider with epoxy putty so the blast button is depressed more reliably.
Cut segments of 17/32" brass and attach glue them into the original dart holders.
Dremel the 1/2" endcap to fit the lip of the Hornet tank that is sticking out. Make sure you only glue it to the tank and the side you glued the internals to so that the blaster can be opened.
Takes 20 pumps to activate the OPRV. Hits 60'-70' flat with #6 slugs and a 6" cpvc barrel.
Video with firing demo around 1:30: https://www.youtube....h?v=JjCdDkO_3KU
If you had a scrollsaw you could have used that, but, it came out well in the end. Also, where is polycarb found, cus I have looked everywhere and asked everyone, and I still can't find it. Also I can't find a 1/2 inch wye. I probably will just order it when I get the money necessary for buying them.
You can get polycarb off of Mcmaster. You can also make a wye using a PVC Tee and a 90 degree elbow.
I really like the barrel selector mechanism. Very clever.
Out of curiosity, what's your rate of fire with the big blast tank and the HPA system?
Takes about half a second for the tank to fill each shot to max power. Can be faster with a better HPA setup with a higher fill rate.
The goal of this blaster was to make a a solid primary with the comfortable Shot blast shell.
This writeup is a bit sparse on pictures but it should be enough to use as a general guide.
-Big blast tank(I used the old larger version)
-1/8" or so Polycarbonate for trigger
-1/4" Vinyl tubing
-1/4" Nylon tubing
-Male Quick disconnect Adaptor
-2x 1/2 PVC Wye
-1/2" PVC Tee
-Craft foam or thin rubber sheet
To open the blaster simply unscrew and pop off the external shell first. Then strip the internal airtank and pump. We will not be using those.
Next is probably the most irritating part of this mod. We need to cut the water tank half of the shell in half as it is molded as one piece. I simply used a box cutter knife and patience. Make sure to cut this smoothly or else it will not close up nicely. Keep the orange cap.
Overview and firing: https://www.youtube....h?v=zJN2o4IME98
Full imgur album: http://imgur.com/a/OV0yp
X2 Hopper HPA blaster. Super soaker Shot Blast shell. I cut open the water reservoir and made screw ports. The inside is a 1st gen big blast with my X2 hopper system. The blaster is single fire and you switch between barrels with the polycab slide. This allows you to still be able to fire while reloading one hopper.
The dart doors are magnetized.
I was thinking of having an air hose go to an external air tank in my backpack. This would eliminate both the bladder and the pump, as my air tank is filled via a tire valve.
Did a count on the supplies I inherited from Taerkitty. Nearly 500 made slugs plus a few of his "experimental" dart types.
Im also thinking about putting together some dart making kits with the excess supplies for folks that want to get into making their own ammo. What would be the interest level for that?
I like how u did this but the turret seal could have been better. I would suggest that you try using 3K with PETG barrels for the turret depending on your darts.