Quick Stripping Sudden Death’s Verbeekolater Nelson pump

This video quickly shows how the VerbeekOlater pump breaks down for cleaning. This design is very similar to the later Rebline pumps.

VerbeekOlater Bore Drop Nelson based Internal Set

A look at the internals out of the VerbeekOlater pump. The bolt in this set of internals is longer than a standard bore drop bolt but would fit a Rebline.

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.

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.

Gilly and Danny of the California Bushmasters

Gilly and Danny talk about the VerbeekOlater nelson based pump that was used by Sudden Death and their time on the California Bushmasters.

Sudden Death Team Photo – APG 8/1988

A Sudden Death Team photo scanned from Action Pursuit Games' August 1988 issue. This photo shows many significant early so cal paintball figures.