Serial 01 & 02 External Line Tippmann SMG-60s

Two amazing Tippmann SMG-60s from early 1987 with serial numbers 01 and 02 along with the original invoice and paintball history on Tippmann.

Sergey Levkov / Technical Trouble Shooting modified VM-68s of the early 1990s

Sergey Levkov on his paintball history with Lapco, Technical Trouble Shooting, his modifications on VM-68s, Tippmann SMG 60s, 68 Specials and more.

The Constable / Gatenby FN-49 .62 cal Rifle c.1987

I shoot some older .62 caliber paint through the FN-49 rifle, given to David Freeman by Steve Constable of Pursuit Supplies International.

Tippmann SMG-60 to 68 Special Conversion details and dates

History on the Tippmann's 68 Special conversion which changed a majority of the model SMG 60 and SMG 68s into Direct Feed Semi Automatic paintguns.

Tippmann History – Early SMG 60s HT6 and HT7

A closer look at release dates of the Tippmann SMG-60 and speculation on how the early SMG-60 prefixes may have played into Tippmann's early history.

Hanging with PaintballTek, shooting videos and some rare paintguns

I visited Paintball Tek Dot Com today and we cycled some neat paintguns, filled some tanks and recorded a few videos.

Deciphering tippmann smg-60 serial numbers

What do the prefix in front of early smg 60 serial numbers mean? HT, DT and HR are some of the examples but did DT proceed HT?

Gramps and Grizzly ad – December 1990 in Paintcheck

A Gramps and Grizzly ad that was printed in the December 1990 issue of Paintcheck magazine shows the Enforcer 1, the NW Comp, BE King Cobra and the SMG60.

Brian Krinsky, of Retread Paintball, shooting a SMG-60

Brian shoots a few clips of 62 caliber paintballs through the magazine of his SMG-60. One of the most fun guns to shoot while being very tough to play with.

Promotional Tippmann SMG 60 video

A Tippmann SMG 60 Promotional video that I purchased several years back.

SMG 60 Patch

A Tippmann SMG 60 patch from the 80s.

Tippmann SMG 60 dealer parts kit

Here is a Tippmann SMG dealer parts kit I found.

Classic Aluminum Butt Plate for 7oz tank

Not sure, but I think this is a metal butt plate that Tippmann made for the first batch of SMG 60s. I have a smg 60 with a serial under ten that this will look perfect on. Just need to find the correct tank now...