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Etek 3 vs. '08 EGO Check this AM out...

#1 User is offline   TyTy 

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Posted 05 February 2010 - 11:11 PM

I've had my 08 for a while now...and I can say I love it to death. However, I've been offered this beast for my EGO...
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I know a little about the AM, but how does it really compare to the 08? The only reason I would go for this is because of the drool-worthy lasering job done by Kohn. I prefer to shoot EGO's over Eteks simply because the EGO's are higher end and more mainstream than the Eteks. I know the 08 was built fancy, and it still is. The AM just seems more beginner-ish, and I don't want to seem beginner-ish whatsoever, because I'm the complete opposite. The EGO's are also "cooler" and that's another thing that matters to me. Yes I want to be cool. Deal with it.

So I'm looking for straightforward comparisons/preferences/opinions from ANYONE on both markers. Please and thanks guys!

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Posted 06 February 2010 - 05:07 AM

im a getto paintballer so cant tell ya which is better.... but had to day...


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Posted 16 February 2010 - 05:45 AM

From the specs the new Etek, it seems to be just about the same as an Ego 8.
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Posted 16 February 2010 - 07:17 AM

I think all the negatives you mentioned about the eteks get cancelled out due that amazing laser job.
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Posted 16 February 2010 - 11:14 AM

The Etek 3 is an Ego 8 jammed into a smaller body. It's going to shoot just as fast, smooth, and consistent as your ego8, and be lighter and offer a tighter setup. However, if you're trying to play competitively, a lot of people won't be able to get over the name.

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Posted 18 February 2010 - 02:11 PM

As an EGO 08 and EGO 10 owner I would say just stick with the EGO 08.
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Posted 09 March 2010 - 11:13 AM

They both are fantastic guns, and that is an amazing anno, but i think the 08 ego is a better gun.
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Posted 09 March 2010 - 02:13 PM

Theyre too similar to trade IMO. If you want to, go for it, but dont expect any major improvements. I doubt you'll dislike it, but they're pretty even.
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