Home History Autococker serial history R11 vs 250 vs 16401

Autococker serial history R11 vs 250 vs 16401

early-wgp-serial-comparison-2

Here is another Sniper serial comparison picture, R11 (another reversible feed body), 250, and Youngbloods Ironmen 1994 cocker, 16401. Compare the 1 between the R11 and 16401 and you can see the difference in the stamp.

In this picture you can see another point that Mark Bragg of G-Force Paintball pointed out, the way the numbers were stamped differs on the early guns to production guns.
“[The serial numbers] aren’t that straight. Like each number is stamped individually. All the [later WGP serials] are straight [in line],” Mark wrote me.

I had never noticed this before but now looking at serial pictures Bragg is correct.
All Sniper 1s (at least before the one thousand serial number) feature a less exageratted serif stamping which isn’t lined up very well and the majority of sniper 2s use a more exagerated serif with numbers inline.

Mark also confirmed that Bud told him guns stamped with an R stamp were rentals. Mark recalls ”Bud said the ”R” guns were ”Rentals”.”

Find this post on facebook at:
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=375056052588376

Take a second to support Paintball History on Patreon!

1 COMMENT

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Sovereign to Autococker barrel thread adapter

A neat custom adapter that allows a Sovereign semi auto to take the barrel from an Autococker. Shown on a customized Bad Boyz Toyz Sovereign.

Replacing a stock Nelspot 007 Piercing Pin with a CCI Assembly

Ed "Smiley" Beale's modification for replacing the stock Piercing pin on a Nelson nelspot 007.

Peter Clark’s bore drop Maximasters (c.1993?)

Peter Clark ran Peter's Paintball Pursuit Players Products and had Earon Carter of Carter Machine make custom Maximaster pumps for him.

FBM Gothic Cocker Body with Tubes

This video offers a closer look at a FBM Gothic Autococker body machined by Chris Ogaz at TnC Products and Ogaz Enterprises.

Para Ordnance Mod 85 – a Primer Powered Paintball Pistol

A quick look at the Para Ordnance Mod 85 Fully Automatic or Semi Automatic paintball pistol, built in 1985.
Take a second to support Paintball History on Patreon!