Tippmann x7 Phenom
The Tippmann X7 Phenom is a top rated paintball gun that is all about the AIR! This markers FlexValve technology allows operation below 300 PSI for optimal air efficiency. The main benefit here is being able to throw 1400 rounds down range with a 4500 PSI tank. This is not a beginner’s paintball gun. The X7 Phenom has features and benefits that allow this marker to be used in top rated tournaments.
Shooting the Tippmann X7 Phenom
The X7 Phenom is a .68 caliber paintball gun that is manufactured with a Spool Valve Technology to ensure recoil remains low. When firing this marker down range you will notice there is hardly any recoil or kickback which will provide a very accurate shot. One of the main reasons avid paintballers love this paintball gun is because of its quite operation, low recoil and accuracy. The trigger feel is also nice because it's made of metal vs. plastic. This gives the X7 Phenom a great feel each time you pull the trigger and delivers rounds at a rate of 20 BPS with a range of up to 150 feet. One of the other key features you notice when shooting the Tippmann X7 Phenom is the three position selector switch which allows the user to select up to five firing modes. The Grip is easy to hold and is designed to allow easy access to the fire rate selector so the user can quickly switch between firing 3 shot, full auto, and full auto response modes.
The Design of the Tippmann X7 Phenom
Weighing under 4 pounds and just a hair short of 20 inches the Tippmann X7 Phenom is easy to maneuver and carry while in the field. Its body is made of a very lightweight aluminum with pushpin construction to create a marker that is quick and easy to strip while in the field. There is also a small storage space for tools that might be needed if the marker needs fixing (unlikely). The hopper is designed to be slightly offset to allow the player to always have a clear sight to the target. An internal regulator give the users the ability to adjust the pressure which will give greater control over velocity. This is critical for some players as different terrains work better with different velocities and is a feature you won't find on less expensive paintball guns.
Modifications and Upgrased for the X7 Phenom
One of the best features of the Tippmann X7 Phenom is the ability to accept over 20 various modification and upgrade pieces to make the marker better and more customizable for each user. Some of the most common upgrades are a flatline barrel, new handles, sights, scopes, upgraded bolts, and some players even upgrade to an electric version. Doing so will require the purchaase of the X7 Phenom e-grip that will replace the standard mechanical grip.
If you’re in the market for a paintball gun and spending $400 is within your budget the Tippmann X7 Phenom is one marker to consider. It's customizable, reliable, and can fire accurately through various different firing options. If you have any questions about this paintball gun please give us a call. One of our specialists would love to discuss the X7 Phenom with you.