Quest / Conquest in Malibu California

Jim Storm’s Custom .68 Caliber Trapmaster conversion from 1983

This custom .68 caliber rifle was built from a Crosman Trapmaster by Jim Storm, a gunsmith from Calabasas and...

Johnny Barber on Wolfpack and the Frank Gun

Johnny Barber, of Wolfpack and Who are Those Guys and That Gal Mercenry Service on his paintball history. Barber talks about the origin of the Southern California team Wolfpack, in 1985, and their existence through 1988 when the team slowly dissolved.

Opening of Paintball Connection in 1989

A scan from December 1989 on the opening of Paintball Connection and several NW/Carter framed Ghost from later 1988 to 1989.

Colin Thompson on the Invention of the Bottomline ASA

Colin Thompson, of Los Angles Paintball Company was an early innovator and one creation I had no idea he was responsible for was the Bottomline ASA Duckbill.

Early Lapco History and a late Force Recon

Paul and I visited Colin Thompson and showed his this Force recon. Colin told us about the beginnings of lapco.

John Barber, of Who are Those Guys, pictured in APG May ’96

Holding his Frank Postle Frank Gun, and wearing his Who are Those Guys and That Gal Mercenary Servive Tiger Stripe Camouflage.