Patent Number: 7,610,908

Title: Pneumatically operated projectile launching device

Abstract: A paintball gun preferably includes an electro-pneumatic flow distribution mechanism such as a solenoid valve having a port connected to a pneumatic mechanism. For instance, the solenoid valve may include an input port receiving compressed gas from a compressed gas supply and an output port connected to the pneumatic mechanism. The solenoid valve can be enabled to direct compressed gas to and/or from the pneumatic mechanism to operate a bolt. The bolt may be coupled to the pneumatic mechanism.

Inventors: Gardner, Jr.; William (Latrobe, PA), Gardner; Adam (Latrobe, PA)

Assignee: Smart Parts, Inc.

International Classification: F41B 11/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/03/02017