Short Barreled Tidy Bowl from Ted “Two Guns” Hines

The Tidy Bowl is a Sheridan pump paintball pistol built by South Bay Arms. This example came from Ted "Two Guns" Hines, of Team Ronin Hawaii.

Ted “2 Gunz” Hines’ Tidy Bowl Annihilator

Ted "2 Gunz" Hines talks a little about a radical short barrel Annihilator, actually referred to as a Tidy Bowl by Earon Carter and the Kamikaze shooters.

A line up of classic pumps with stocks

Here are some classic pumps I had in northern California including Bushmasters, a Carter Comp and some WGP Snipers.

Stanley Russell’s Master Blaster Elevator Gun c. 1985

This was the 1st Master Blaster pistol manufactured by Stanley Russell and Earon Carter off of Crosman Mark 1 Pellet Pistols provided by Tim at Mac 1.

Mac 1 Dual 12 gram plug for K1 or K2 sheridan paintball rifle

A closer look at the production model that Mac 1 produced of the Dual 12 gram plug for Sheridan rifles including the K rifle and K1.

Background display for a video with Stanley Russell

This display wall shows a variety of paintguns from the 1980s that Machinist and Welder Stanley Russell was involved in creating.

Early 1988 Ralph’s KILLBOYS Carter Comp Gun

A closer look at a 1988 Carter Comp Gun that originally belonged to a member of Ralph Killboys. This Comp is completely original and in beautiful shape.

OMMS 007 Knurled pump handle ad and Jack Wada’s Nelspot Pistols

Jack Wada's remembers the history on the OMMS 007 knurled pump handle and an advertisement from the April 1986 issue of Front Line.

Tosh’s Palmerized Stroker Stan-nihilator

The third article and video with Tosh Tanaka, on his Palmerized Stroker Annihilator, or as Tosh refers to it as, his Stoked Stan-nihilator.

Tosh Tanaka’s MK1 Mac 1 Annihilator c.1989

The second of three videos with Tosh Tanaka on his MK1 Mac 1 Annihilator, purchased new from McMurray in 1989.

Tosh Tanaka and his Mac 1 Annihilators

Over the summer I purchased two Mac 1 Annihilators from Tosh Tanaka. A Palmerized Stroker Stan Russell Annihilator semi and a Mac 1 pump MK 1 Annihilator.

1st Generation Annihilator Rifle owned by RTP

An early Stan Russell 1st Generation Annihilator Rifle built for Tim McMurray at Mac 1. This rifle dates to 86-87.

Used, But Not Abused, selling paintguns in 1990 with Jessica Sparks

Jessica Sparks outlines some early paintball history and tips on selling paintball guns in a 1990 article scanned from the March 1990 issue of Paintcheck.

Left Feed 1988-89 Mac 1 Annihilator

A neat Mac 1 Annihilator in left feed from Southern California paintballer and original owner Gaston Nogues.

Ralph’s Kill Boys’ Annihilator

I purchased this Mac 1 Annihilator from a member of Ralph's Kill Boys.

Mac 1 early paintball Chronology

Dan talks about Mac 1's early paintball history and the various progression with contract work for Sheridan.

Tim McMurray on the Mac 1 Avenger

Tim McMurray analyzes a Mac 1 Avenger and tell a little of Mac 1s Paintball History.

Stanley Russell and South Bay Arms

Stanley Russell, partners with Earon Carter in the company South Bay Arms helped produce early Annihilators for Tim McMurray at Mac 1.

Earon Carter on the early days of Sat Cong Village

Earon Carter, of Carter Machine talks about the past of Sat Cong Village, Steve Gunner Tetz, the Sat Cong Headhunters and his days with Stan Russell.

A Classic Mac 1 converted PG and Jay the Buzzard Jackson’s Annihilator

A classic converted PG that Mac 1 converted to a PGP and the Buzzards Annihilator