Awesome National Survival Game hat. Camo with the silkscreened logo. Not sure on year, probably 1987-1989?
National Survival Games Hat c. mid-late 80s?
National Survival Games developed this inline semi automatic prototype in 1989 which never came to market and Bob Gurnsey kept in his collection until 2015.
Chuck Link sent over several photos showing the camouflage that he and the teams he played on wore over the years including Tiger Stripe and Realtree.
Fitting the features of the National Survival Games Rapide into Paintball culture of the late 1980s and how it succeeded as a follow up to the Splatmaster.
Paintball lost it's creator, Bob Gurnsey, of National Survival Games and father to the industry we all love and creator of the Rapide Double Action.
Skip Swift, of Swift Line Industries was one of the original East Coast Sniper 2 and Autococker innovators in the early 1990s. In the years after the introduction of the Autococker he worked on Bob Long and the Ironmen's paintball guns. He also produced parts and accessories in the early 1990s out of Connecticut.