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Forum: All About Guns 11-11-2022, 07:37 PM
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Posted By kavachi
island builds

as commented elsewhere on SB, some superb cutting-edge gun design and builds going on out in the islands these days. Am sure there’s many more workshop legends out there, but couple that really stand...
Forum: All About Guns 11-11-2022, 04:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,717
Posted By kavachi
Re: Made a Double x double roller

Youtube's nice cos can playback at decent resolution. Otherwise just stick it on yr Insta mate :up:
Forum: All About Guns 11-10-2022, 05:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,717
Posted By kavachi
Re: Made a Double x double roller

superb workmanship Paul - what a doggie quiver!

stoked all that time marinating in testing tank’s paying dividends, proving all the extra work fitting double rollers vs plain demultiplied is worth...
Forum: All About Guns 11-07-2022, 08:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,082
Posted By kavachi
Re: Adreno Poseidon cuttles

thanks Majd! yep, same - I never rely on those Orings for either fit or sealing.
Once pipe's cut to correct length, silicone plugs inserted with silicone grease, and handle boss is perfect diameter...
Forum: All About Guns 11-02-2022, 04:32 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,952
Posted By kavachi
Re: Ermes Avatar speargun handle

thanks Marco. yep, realise 8mm fits fine, curious as to how much that design soaks up recoil from heavier shaft, whether squirrel grip required or not
Forum: All About Guns 10-31-2022, 06:39 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,952
Posted By kavachi
Re: Ermes Avatar speargun handle

noice!!
and built to fit the Ermes handle
hopefully bit cheaper than the Scoriatechs!
Forum: All About Guns 10-31-2022, 06:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,082
Posted By kavachi
Adreno Poseidon cuttles

anyone tried these? nice long flattened section and currently less than half the price of a Scoriatech shipped to Aust. too good to be true?
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Forum: All About Guns 10-22-2022, 05:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,445
Posted By kavachi
Re: Fix a roller trigger

yep, that can happen with all the pins on the older DR mechs, hence Mario using fixed threads now

just cut piece of matching diam 316 stainless, 2mm longer than the outer sear width, and as Pete...
Forum: All About Guns 10-17-2022, 03:13 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 28,563
Posted By kavachi
Re: Coated cable from catchalltackle.com

any other reccos - good cable cutters that dont rust out?
Forum: All About Guns 10-17-2022, 03:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,128
Posted By kavachi
Re: 1.5 wraps set up

how'd that half-wrap tab work out Zach? the putty stay stuck?
Forum: All About Guns 10-09-2022, 11:56 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,952
Posted By kavachi
Re: Ermes Avatar speargun handle

anyone out there tried 8mm shaft with this handle ?
Forum: All About Guns 10-09-2022, 04:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 962
Posted By kavachi
Re: australian source for small ID primeline

thanks Zach, appreciate the recco!
yep, buy lot of stuff from Peter at OBD and great to deal with, just on the rubber front no joy, needs caliper lessons as do most retailers it seems, just more...
Forum: All About Guns 09-25-2022, 06:48 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 28,563
Posted By kavachi
Re: Coated cable from catchalltackle.com

anyone tried the Mac Coltellerie [maker of a lot of the popular branded dive knives] cable cutters?

https://www.mac-coltellerie.it/en/product/303/rs16.html

be nice if they reliably cut 1.8mm SS...
Forum: All About Guns 09-21-2022, 06:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 962
Posted By kavachi
australian source for small ID primeline

anyone advise where can buy calipered 14.7 or 14.8mm from Australia?

Finally used up last of my stash of grey Benthic 14.8mm rubber, and fed up with sellers telling me yeah it's real thick 14, buy...
Forum: All About Guns 09-21-2022, 04:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,016
Posted By kavachi
Re: Belt reel to gun connection

thanks Pete
TO CLARIFY - am NOT suggesting spearing clipped in to belt reel for shooting large or powerful fish, or without years of experience with gun-mounted reels before using the belt.
Forum: All About Guns 09-21-2022, 04:18 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,952
Posted By kavachi
Re: Ermes Avatar speargun handle

and on the potential for band tangles with spectra shooting line ;)
Forum: All About Guns 09-20-2022, 06:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,016
Posted By kavachi
Belt reel to gun connection

semantics here, but spearing five days a week is all about the ironing out all the little bugs with gear....

curious re other options for connecting belt reel line to loop on gun. Hate clips...
Forum: All About Guns 09-20-2022, 05:34 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,952
Posted By kavachi
Re: Ermes Avatar speargun handle

still havent got my hands on mine yet, the global-supply-chain blues ;(

Anyone put the handle + muzzle + carbon pipe combo in the pool yet? Agree with Majd, 7.5mm shaft can be enough for bigger...
Forum: All About Guns 09-15-2022, 07:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,697
Posted By kavachi
Re: Trigger-guard mounted reels

thanks Musubi :up:
Forum: All About Guns 08-09-2022, 01:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,697
Posted By kavachi
Re: Trigger-guard mounted reels

thanks for the info! :up::up:
Forum: All About Guns 08-03-2022, 09:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,697
Posted By kavachi
Re: Trigger-guard mounted reels

thanks for the feedback :up:
what size reel MVD reel you got on there?
do you find yrself using that drag at all for initial tension to stop uku and big kala wrapping up in the coral, or just...
Forum: All About Guns 07-25-2022, 07:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,697
Posted By kavachi
Trigger-guard mounted reels

This trend towards mounting reel on triggerguard, is it just to make space for roller/pulley/anchor gear under the barrel, or are there other reasons?

I like the way it brings the bulk and mass...
Forum: All About Guns 07-03-2022, 04:24 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,952
Posted By kavachi
Re: Ermes Avatar speargun handle

Hi Majd, thanks for the reply! and thanks for posting that Pathos test.

Realise these videos take a lot of time, not just in the pool but also editing and upload, but yes - would be great to see...
Forum: All About Guns 06-27-2022, 09:11 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,952
Posted By kavachi
Re: Ermes Avatar speargun handle

Hey Majd! this Ermes handle's got your DNA all over it! any feedback on how it shoots? pool or in the wild? or the muzzle?
Forum: All About Guns 06-27-2022, 09:10 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,952
Posted By kavachi
Re: Ermes Avatar speargun handle

ah, the slippery slope of Euro speargun attachments ;)
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