Pacific Paintball

Skip Swift of SwiftLine, an early Autococker Innovator

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.

KAPP / Pacific Paintball double trigger hinge frame

A look at KAPP's Autococker double trigger hinge frame design produced in 2001/2002 and the features that made it unique from other Cocker frames.

Kapp Autococker Right Feed with Rainbow Anodizing

A look at a Kapp Autococker with a wild splash anodizing and some details dating this cocker to the 1998 Zap Am Open.

Kapp Right Feed Autococker with Jam Bolt and CCM frame

Here is a neat matte grey Kapp right feed Autococker with a CCM swing frame and a Jam Bolt. I didn't like the two matte greys together.

Big Ball paintball box from Pacific Paintball c.1999?

A box from Big Ball Paintballs that I saved for some reason. This came from Kapp in Northern California.

Razorback style Pacific Paintball Autococker c.1994

A short video and closer look at a 1994 Pacific Paintball Autococker likely cut by Chris Haggin.

Pacific Paintball & Supply featured in APG, January 1993

A scan from the January 1993 issue of Action Pursuit Games gives a small write up on Pacific Paintballs operation at the end of 1992.

Chris Van Horn’s Foxhunters’ Receipt for a 1993 Phantom

Christian Van Horn sent me this photo of a receipt for this 93 phantom from Foxhunters paintball in Castro Valley, California.

Identifying Carter Machine Autocockers

Carter Machine Autocockers came in many styles and designs. Some mods were for performance and others for aesthetics. In this write up I list what I've found.

A KAPP Pre Razorback Autococker

A neat Kapp Autococker similar to a Razorback I found on craigslist.

A Custom Pacific / Kapp Autococker or a Jeff Orr Custom?

Here is a elegantly milled custom job I had assumed was a Kapp Autococker but now I'm not sure. It arrived last week and the serial is around 25K.

Chris Haggin of Pacific Paintball at Store Wars 1992

Chris Haggin of Pacific Paintball and Kapp discusses some information on paintball players in an early interview from Paintball Hill's Store Wars, 1992.

Richard Mansfield of Pacific Paintball at Store Wars 1992

Richard Mansfield is interviewed at Paintball Hill's Store Wars, c. 1992. He is the brother of Chris Haggin and was co owner of Kapp and Pacific Paintball.

Outta Control Patch – c. early 1990s

An Outta Control patch that Glenn Palmer had from the early to mid 90s. And Tony Meno adds some details on the players of Outta Control.

Kapp Prototype 3 Way switch by Brian Duffy

This unique prototype 3 way design was likely built by Brian Duffy, of Pacific Paintball and Kapp.

Kapp Prototype Quick Disconnect Autococker Bolts

A photo of 4 different Kapp Prototype Quick disconnect bolts.

Have you experienced a Worrgasm lately? T Shirt c.~1993?

Tony Meno, of Pacific Paintball, sent in photo of a shirt that Brad Nestle, of Barritz Paintbal, designed which read, have you experienced Worrgasm lately?

Blue Jeff Orr Custom Sniper 3

A neat custom Sniper 3 supposedly cut by Jeff Orr and debuted at the 94 masters then sold to Chris Haggin of Pacific Paintball.

Crazy Prototype Kapp P Block

A crazy styled Kapp P Block that I received with some prototype Kapp Autococker parts from Ryan Podesta.

Pacific Paintball Patches

Two Pacific Paintball Patches from Tony Meno from the early 90s. These were from before Pacific became known as KAPP.