Tanio Koba VP70M "Gun In 60 Seconds"

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Next up in BB2K Airsoft's collection of airsoft guns reviewed over the years is the Tanio Koba VP70M which is hard to find nowadays.  Features of this GBB pistol are single fire and 3 round burst and comes with a stock, magazine, harness plate, and manual... "Gun in 60 seconds feat. Tanio Koba VP70M Fullset Airsoft from 2008."

Tanio Koba+Gunsmith Baton BS-HOST CO2 GBB Pistol

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Tanio Koba, the revered airsoft gunsmith, has teamed up with Gunsmith Baton to produce a new CO2 Blowback Pistol, the BS-HOST CO2 GBB Pistol. It is now on pre-order at the Gunsmith Baton online store and is expected to be released next month. Description here is a rough translation using an online translation tool... "STI's product, HOST (Holographic Optic Slide Top) pistol DS 5.0, which was announced at the 2017 SHOT SHOW in the US, was developed with the motif.

Hyperdouraku Custom Gun Contest Winners

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Last month Hyperdouraku announed the winners of their Custom Gun Contest 2019. No other than the Tanio Koba announced the winners himself, which is already a big thing in itself... "This year is the 12th custom gun contest! This year, you can enter your favorite custom gun. And finally the results are announced!"

Read the full story (in Japanese) and below is the video of Tanio Koba doing the honours of announcing the winners:

Tanio Koba VP70 Gas Blowback Pistol

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We get another look at the Tanio Koba VP70 Gas Blowback Pistol in this video from AMG Jay. This pistol, designed by the godfather of airsoft gas blowback, has been available in the market for years now and hard to find nowadays. It has single fire and 3 round burst whilst the package includes also a stock, magazine, harness plate, and manual.

KJ M4 RIS-3 V3 C8 At Airsoft Taiwan

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Airsoft Taiwan feature a new M4 Gas Blowback Rifle from KJ Works, the KJW M4 RS-3 V3 C8. It has a 30-round magazine Capacity with a length of 676-758mm with its adjustable stock. Muzzle Velocity: 145 m/s 0.2g BBs and we believe that the C8-style magazine was designed to resolve the cooldown issue with airsoft gas guns as well as be able to have a larger tank and more efficient gas management.

GBLS DAS M4A1 At Shot Show Japan 2016

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The GBLS DAS M4A1 airsoft rifle is first seen beyond the shores of South Korea and appearing in Japan for the first time. They demo the fine features of the DAS M4A1 as it is the AEG with the most realistic operation that can rival gas blowback rifles. They also had the honour to have Tanio Koba check their creation so watch the second video to find out what the airsoft legend thinks about it.

LFS for KJ Works/ Tanio Koba V2 Nozzles

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Good news for those who want to install the FGAirsoft Low Flow System on KJW/Tanio Koba Gas Blowbacks as they just released the version... "Hello! We are proud to present our new Low Flow System (LFS) for KJ Works / Tanio Koba V2 nozzles. Low Flow System (LFS): reduces velocity to 20, 30, or 40%:

AOD: Marui Pistols, Tanio Koba & Nine Ball

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An assortment of Tokyo Marui Gas Blowback Pistols in this AirSplat On Demand episode. All of these pistols are already familiar to most of you and if you are in the market for any of these, then you order from AirSplat.com. Also in this episode are some of the sweet accessories and upgrade parts from Tanio Koba and Nine Ball. Links are provide below the video to their product pages.

GunShop First Military Quiz Championships

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Hyperdouraku reports about the Japanese Airsoft Community's version of the Pub Quiz where they test the Japanese airsoft players' military and airsoft knowledge. The Military Quiz Championships was geld last Sunday, 16 June at the GunShop First Tokyo Store and it was graced upon by Japanese Airsoft celebrities such as the 77-year-old Tanio Koba, Itsuya, Bosugerira of Arms Magazine, and of course by Hyperdouraku. Open up your online translation tools to find out some of the questions.

Firesupport: Japanese GBB/AEG Parts Available

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Firesupport follow-up on their product news yesterday with an announcement of the availability of upgrade parts from some of the well-known Japanese makers for AEGS and Gas Blowbacks. The brands are familiar such as Tanio Koba, Laylax, Prometheus, etc. which you can check to see which upgrade part you can use for your VSR-10 sniper rifle, AEG.

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