Steven Buzick

Steven “The Colonel” Buzick’s Safety Paintball Business card

This business card offers the missing clue connecting Safety Paintball and the Macho Fire to Steve Buzick of Rebline and Southern Comfort.

Steve “The Colonel” Buzick, of Southern Comfort – c 1987

I've had a hard time tracking down information on either Steve "The Colonel" Buzick or his field, Southern Comfort until I found clues in old magazines.

Southern Comfort Paintball and the Colonel, Los Angeles, CA, c.1985

An advertisement for Southern Comfort paintball, from the August, 1987 issue of Frontline, and some of the other relevant information from interviews.

K-C Delrin Pumps for Line SI Bushmasters and Tippmann SL-68 1s and 2s

More well known for his K-C Trouble Free Oil, David Kermode, of Kermode Concepts, also produced K-C Delrin Pump handles for nelson paintguns around, c.1989.

Danny Guardado of The Mafia, California Bushmaster and AGS

Danny Guardado of the California Bushmaster, Mafia and Airsmith at Adventure Games Supplies tells his story about Northern LA County Paintball History.

The Macho Fire vs the USI Eliminator

Macho Fire compared to a USI Eliminator. Unfortunately, I don't have any magazines for the safety paintballs and even...

Southern California Mafia Team Photo

A team photo of the Southern California Mafia sent to me by Gilbert Martinez.

The VerbeekOlater Nelson Pump Paintgun

Danny Guardado and Gilbert Martinez identify an unknown pump as the VerbeekOlater and start me on the "Quest" for more information on Tony and Ron Verbeek.