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Kingman Spyder TL-X Paintball Marker Review
The Kingman Spyder TL-X paintball marker is a mechanical semi-auto paintball marker (gun) with drop forward, vertical ball feed, 12" barrel, anti-double feed, super light trigger pull, expansion chamber with fore grip, tournament velocity adjuster, a low pressure chamber, quick disconnect pin, a bottom line with stainless steel hose, and two finger trigger. The TL-X operates on CO2 or compressed air.
Summary: The Kingman TL-X is accurate, gas efficient, durable, reliable, even indestructible. It doesn't chop balls and is easy to maintain. It has a slow rate of fire (5-6 BPS). A great marker if you want reliability on a budget.
The following points have been compiled from various Spyder TL-X reviews. When you read a marker's reviews, patterns can be seen.
From 47 reviews:
• The TL-X is accurate.
• The Kingman TL-X is CO2 efficient.
• Many report this gun is durable and reliable, even indestructible, and two reported being able to shoot the Spyder with mud in the barrel and not chop paintballs.
• The Kingman TL-X his top cocking which means no beavertail; you can put the gun up to your mask and aim down the side. (The ball feed is directly on top).
• The TL-X doesn't chop paintballs.
• This Kingman Spyder is compact in size.
• The Kingman TL-X is upgradeable like all Spyders.
• The TL-X is easy to maintain.
• Kingman doesn't say, but one player reports a 5 - 6 BPS rate of fire.
• Inexpensive, $120.
• The stock barrel, while decent, could be replaced for improved accuracy and quietness. One player recommended the Stiffi, said to be extremely accurate and quiet; other players complained not being able to hear where the shots came from with this barrel.
• The blue color is not so good in woodsball; it's too easy to see. You can cover it with camo.
• The hopper sits high on this marker.
• A few reported the trigger pull was a bit long.
• A few reported it was a bit heavy, but not tipsy.
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