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Anyone had hop issues? Took mine out for the first time, and wouldn't even hop .2s on max.

Disassembled and discovered the grub screw wasn't pushing the arm down at all, and was just jamming against it instead. A touch of reprofiling on the arm and removing the burrs on the head of the screw and it now works perfectly 

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I just installed the blue LFS disc in order to make mine field legal. Installation was a breeze and the chrono Test made me happy!




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Hi! Guys!! This is my experience with WE- D.E.

First of all, I like this gun!, even with all the problems xd. My gun comes with a leaking magazine, i search for a good tutorial in youtube and some guys said that to prevent any gas leaking from the mag, you'll need to seal the mag with silicone gasket, so i did that very carefully! and the remedy was worse than the disease!, now i can't fill the mag fully, before it was able to fill like 12 secons and now only 7, but the leaking has stoped xd!

The second issue, the screw/pin that holds the slide release: broke in two!, so i send to make a copy made of good steel, and now works great!

The third!! This gun is semi auto, but! Some time ago, this thing is was shooting in FULL AUTO! Maybe a problem in the trigger unite, so a bought the RA-tech steel hammer, firing pin, and the valve locker, the only part that need some fit is the hammer, now with all that in place the gun shoots in semiauto again!(taking apart the trigger unite, and reassembly is a real pain in the a$$)

I dissasembly the blow back unite in 4 occasions and the fourth, one of the screws has broke.....be carefull with you'r steel parts!

The wobble inner barrel i fixed with a lathe, a full lengh stainless steel barrel spacer, so now it has more weight in the barrel! Because of that the gun shoots accurate, at 10m i can hit in the same hole.

The black mate finish is awesome! Really close to the black oxide finish and very durable too!.

I could attach in the raíl a red dot with some tricks

Some things i would like:

--better pistón head for more efficiency( airsoftengenuty has one made of carbon fibre) https://www.ebay.com/itm/Airsoft-Engenuity-WE-Desert-Eagle-Carbon-Fibre-Ported-Piston-Head/183348850075?ul_ref=https%3A%2F%2Frover.ebay.com%2Frover%2F0%2Fe11051.m43.l1123%2F7%3Feuid%3D42c4a03e323f4ad397ea36cadef3911f%26bu%3D44454704116%26loc%3Dhttp%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F183348850075%26sojTags%3Dbu%3Dbu%26srcrot%3De11051.m43.l1123%26rvr_id%3D0%26rvr_ts%3D68c84d2e1660ab6134555271fffc82dd&ul_noapp=true&pageci=f09620a4-4805-4376-a89c-bbf0a321ab8c

-- a 10 inch barrel upgrade with a 20mm inner barrel índice

-- a co2 magazine

-- and harden steel parts( screws, pins, etc..)

So that's it! I left you some pics!, the gun is now with the steel parts from ra tech,and the others are from the trigger and the worn out stock hammer

 

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5 hours ago, HamletV said:

My gun comes with a leaking magazine, i search for a good tutorial in youtube and some guys said that to prevent any gas leaking from the mag, you'll need to seal the mag with silicone gasket, so i did that very carefully! and the remedy was worse than the disease!, now i can't fill the mag fully, before it was able to fill like 12 secons and now only 7, but the leaking has stoped xd!

Unless you really filled the mag with gasket, the different capacity might be just due to air trapped inside. Try purgin the mags, by "filling" them for a second while pressing the release valve. Repeat a couple times with the gas can nozzle up and a couple with in the regular position. That should flush all the uncompressible nitrogen out and give you the 12s loading back ;)

 

5 hours ago, HamletV said:

--better pistón head for more efficiency( airsoftengenuty has one made of carbon fibre)

That's ... incorrect, to put it in soft words. The cup type piston head they have from factory is the best. There's simply no way around it, they seal perfectly under pressure, go smooth as silk after release. Despite quite some fancy piston heads out there that looks like might work better, the original design is superior to all of them

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3 hours ago, Dimitri MdP said:

Unless you really filled the mag with gasket, the different capacity might be just due to air trapped inside. Try purgin the mags, by "filling" them for a second while pressing the release valve. Repeat a couple times with the gas can nozzle up and a couple with in the regular position. That should flush all the uncompressible nitrogen out and give you the 12s loading back ;)

 

That's ... incorrect, to put it in soft words. The cup type piston head they have from factory is the best. There's simply no way around it, they seal perfectly under pressure, go smooth as silk after release. Despite quite some fancy piston heads out there that looks like might work better, the original design is superior to all of them

So,do you think it would not be necessary to buy a fancy piston head?

Here where i live propane is ver y difficult to find, so, i can only get G.G., right now I'm using the H&K power gas, and i found this gas has a looooots of silicone oil making a mess inside the bucking, but the swiss arms gas is way better, more dry, more gas in it, i don'tknow it there's another brand like the swiss arms (more gas, less oil)

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Mm...well... I use for plinking, so, before i shoot allmost every day, like 4 full charge of gas in the mag, 64 shots X 4: like 256 shots per day, 5 days for week,  in 5 months, it's like arround 25.600 shots before start to shoot in full auto

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18 hours ago, HamletV said:

So,do you think it would not be necessary to buy a fancy piston head?

Certainly. Nothing beats the OEM cup seals when it comes to the 0-100 PSI use, no matter how hi-tech they look. 

18 hours ago, HamletV said:

Here where i live propane is ver y difficult to find, so, i can only get G.G., right now I'm using the H&K power gas, and i found this gas has a looooots of silicone oil making a mess inside the bucking, but the swiss arms gas is way better, more dry, more gas in it, i don'tknow it there's another brand like the swiss arms (more gas, less oil)

I get what you mean, pretty much the only brand of green gas we have readily available here is drenched in silicone oil, which makes a mess in the bucking and inner barrel totally screwing accuracy. 

Maybe you can find Puff Dino gas, that's really low in silicone content which gives it a great performance.

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5 hours ago, Dimitri MdP said:

Certainly. Nothing beats the OEM cup seals when it comes to the 0-100 PSI use, no matter how hi-tech they look. 

I get what you mean, pretty much the only brand of green gas we have readily available here is drenched in silicone oil, which makes a mess in the bucking and inner barrel totally screwing accuracy. 

Maybe you can find Puff Dino gas, that's really low in silicone content which gives it a great performance.

Thanks! I will do a search for that puff dino. Here i can found this brands of green gas: valken, extreme gas by swiss arms, HK(the bad one), ultrair and oberland

 

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8 hours ago, HamletV said:

Mm...well... I use for plinking, so, before i shoot allmost every day, like 4 full charge of gas in the mag, 64 shots X 4: like 256 shots per day, 5 days for week,  in 5 months, it's like arround 25.600 shots before start to shoot in full auto

 

Whaaaaa :o :o :o 

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Anyone have suggestions for removing the pin which holds the hammer mechanism in place? I've been hitting both sides with a hammer and punch and haven't done much but slightly wear at the pin. I've got everything else removed but that pin

Edit: And within a minute of me posting I managed to remove it

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