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The spring in a mechanical paintball gun controls the amount of pressure the bolt has on it. Thus the more velocity. If you paintball gun will not shoot under 300 even when reg is way down, you may need to cut a little bit off the spring, 2 or 3 spirals.

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Q: What does the spring do in a paintball gun?
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