History Of Paintball

The History Of Paintball

Paintball is a popular game that has been around for over 50 years. There are many people who enjoy the fast-paced action and excitement that paintball offers. But what is it about? Who invented it? And when was paintball invented, anyway? If you’re interested in learning more about this exciting sport, read on to find

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What Are Paintballs Made Of

What Are Paintballs Made Of?

You’ve probably wondered, “what are paintballs made of?” and you’re not alone! Paintballs are made from a mixture of ingredients, including water, gelatin, polyethylene glycol (PEG), mineral oils, and iodine food coloring. The outer shell is usually made of a gelatin-based substance. What’s more interesting is that the inside contains water-based dye – which means

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Does paintball hurt

Does Paintball Hurt?

How Much Does Paintball Hurt? The most common question asked by paintball beginners is “does paintball hurt?” There are many factors to consider, but the short answer is, yes it can in some cases. The pain can vary, from a slight sting, to something like an insect bite. It’s impossible to say exactly how much paintball hurts, as pain

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CO2 vs compressed air

CO2 vs Compressed Air

One of the most commonly-asked questions in paintball (apart from “what is the best paintball marker?“) is “What is the difference between CO2 and compressed air tanks?” Or “Which is better – CO2 or compressed air?“. Both HPA and CO2 are sources of the pressure that pushes the paintball out of the barrel; however, there

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How to use a paintball gun

How to Use a Paintball Gun

Holding the Paintball Gun Properly The first thing you need to know about how to use a paintball gun is to hold it properly. While paintball guns are designed to be safe, you need to remember that they use a lot of high pressured air to propel the paintballs at high speeds. You need to be

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paintball gun trigger

How Does A Paintball Gun Work?

The Basics Paintball guns essentially work in the same way: the paintballs are expelled from the end of the barrel of a paintball gun using expanding gas in controlled bursts. Typically, the compressed gas is either compressed air or compressed carbon dioxide from a canister that is attached to the gun. There are some guns

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