Bren MK1m, My interpretation

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Bren MK1m, My interpretation

Postby Lazyboy » Tue Mar 10, 2020 10:09 pm

The gun is made of Aluminium

It has an airsoft 650mm barrel, with a modified hopup.

HPA powered through a computer controlled custom built engine

Rate of fire is 480 rpm

Magazine holds 110 rounds.

Electrics powered by a 12 volt 600 mAH battery in lower body.

Initial testing on 75 - 80 psi, has it shooting at 1.38 joules, firing .4's and was firing 60 metres +.

With .25's, they were over hopping with the no hop on, have been told a softer bucking may solve that.

Firing hot so with turning and lighter BBs should get it down to safe levels



Here is a video, showing stripping and dry firing the gun
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Re: My interpretation of a Bren MK1m

Postby Lord Elpus » Fri Mar 13, 2020 12:58 pm

I can’t get photo’s up, but did get on the link, looks great! Well done! Put up more pic’s!
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Re: My interpretation of a Bren MK1m

Postby Lazyboy » Sun Mar 15, 2020 10:58 pm

Lord Elpus wrote:I can’t get photo’s up, but did get on the link, looks great! Well done! Put up more pic’s!
Andy

Thanks
I have replaced the photos, so hopefully you can now see them
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Re: Bren MK1m, My interpretation

Postby dadio » Tue Mar 24, 2020 5:07 pm

That's a superb build well done good sir :good:
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Re: Bren MK1m, My interpretation

Postby SCVNGR » Tue Mar 24, 2020 10:55 pm

Did you make the body yourself?
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Re: Bren MK1m, My interpretation

Postby kingmaker » Thu Mar 26, 2020 8:51 am

Top class work there,like the sound and rate of fire,very realistic. :happyclap:
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Re: Bren MK1m, My interpretation

Postby Lazyboy » Fri Apr 03, 2020 11:45 pm

Thanks for your replies.
SCVNGR yes I did make the body.
The flat pieces where sliced from my 3D model and laser cut, then glued and riveted together, other bits are welded.
The round bits were made on a lathe.

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