FAQ

What hoppers fit the Shocker®?

The Shocker® features an adjustable Q-Lock feedneck and will fit any hopper on the market. We do advise using a motorized loader capable of at least 15 balls per second.

Are the bolts on the Shocker® standard or metric?

All bolts on the Shocker® use standard allen key sets, and have standard threads.

Are any tools included with the Shocker®?

Yes, all allen keys needed to disassemble the shocker are included with purchase.

Is any lubricant included with the Shocker®?

Yes, grease lubricant is included with the Shocker®. Do not use another type of lubricant on your Shocker®, it will reduce reliability.

Do any replacement parts come with the Shocker®?

Yes, the Shocker® comes with one full rebuild of all dynamic (moving) o-rings, as well as one set of ball detents and springs.

Is a battery included with the Shocker®?

Yes, the Shocker® ships with a premium grade alkaline battery.

What fits in the factory Shocker® case?

The Shocker® case will fit:

  • Shocker® Paintball Marker
  • All American Barrel Front
  • RSX Freak Back – Autococker Threaded
  • Factory Spare Parts
  • Factory Tools

Is the Shocker® legal in Germany?

The Shocker RSX is legal to own if purchased from an official distributor in Germany. The Shocker RSX must have the following markings to be consider legal – “F” Stamp, Cal. 68 and dealer designation (example: PXE) 

Can I change the OLED screen to my native language?

Yes, the Shocker®’s screen can be updated through them mini USB port.

What type of battery does the Shocker® use?

The Shocker® uses standard 9 volt alkaline batteries. We recommend using new, brand name batteries for best results.

How many shots will the Shocker® get from a fresh battery?

The Shocker® will get 60,000 shots from a fresh, brand name alkaline battery.

Is there a battery indicator on the Shocker®?

Yes, the OLED screen has a battery level indicator.

Can the Shocker® be locked for tournament play?

Yes, the Shocker® is completely tournament legal. A single button on the main control board will deactivate all external programing modes, allowing the Shocker® to be locked down for tournament play.

What is the maximum rate of fire of the Shocker®?

The Shocker® has an un-capped semiautomatic mode that will shoot as fast as the player’s fingers and hopper can fire. All capped firing modes (ramping, capped semi-automatic  etc.) are limited to a maximum of 15 balls per second.

Can the Shocker® use CO2 as a propellent?

No, using CO2 will damage the solenoid of the Shocker®.

What is the recommended input pressure for the Shocker®?

The recommended input pressure (from the tank to the air source adapter) is 550-800psi. Some markers may have difficultly reaching 300fps using tanks that are lower than this range.

What inserts are compatible with the Shocker® barrel?

The Shocker® barrel is compatible with genuine Freak inserts.

What threads is the Shocker® barrel?

The Shocker® uses Autococker threads.

Can the Shocker® use Freak fronts on my factory barrel back?

Yes, the Shocker®’s  barrel back will accept genuine Freak barrel fronts, including the Carbon Fiber barrel front.

How long is the factory Shocker® Barrel?

The factory barrel is 14 inches (35.5cm)

What warranty is offered on the Shocker®?

Warranty Support and Service for Shocker Paintball (SP) products is provided by factory trained service technicians at SP Authorized Dealers. SP warrants for one (1) year to initial retail purchaser that the Paintball Marker and Regulator components are free from defects in materials and workmanship. The Valve Assembly and Solenoid are warranted for six (6) months. Disposable parts (Batteries, O-Rings, Seals, etc.) are not warranted. This warranty does not cover surface damages (scratches and nicks), misuse, improper disassembly and reassembly, attempts made to drill holes or remove metal from external surfaces which could degrade the performance and reduce pressure saftey factors of the marker without written approval. The only authorized lubricant for the marker is GR33SE™ Lubricant. Use of any other lubricant could result in voiding your warranty. Paintball Markers are non-refundable. This warranty is limited to repair or replacement of defective parts with the customer responsible for transporting the product to and from the Shocker® RSX Authorized Dealer. This warranty is effective only if the customer registers their marker online in our RMA system. The warranty is non-transferable. Do NOT attempt to alter the Trigger Assembly in any way as this will void your SP warranty. Trigger alteration of any kind may result in serious injury

What lubricant does the Shocker® use?

The Shocker® uses Gr33se only.

How often should the Shocker® be lubricated?

The Shocker® can go up to 50,000 shots between lubrications in excellent conditions. In less than ideal conditions, the Shocker® should be lubricated after each day of play.

How often should i replace the o-rings of the Shocker®?

The Shocker® has been tested on a single set of o-rings to 1 million cycles in laboratory conditions. Playing environment greatly effects the life of your o-rings, they should be inspected each time you lubricate your marker.

How do you adjust the velocity of the Shocker®?

Velocity is adjusted through the front vertical regulator, see your manual for further instructions. Be sure to follow field guidelines for maximum FPS, do not exceed 300fps.

What caliber paintball does the Shocker® use?

The Shocker® shoots .68 caliber paintballs only.

What grips are compatible with the Shocker®?

The Shocker® frame will only fit factory grips.

Does the Shocker® have any hoses or airlines?

No, the Shocker® has no external or internal air lines or hoses.

Can one change the factory regulator on the Shocker®?

No, the front vertical regulator is an integral part of the body design and cannot be removed. The internal mechanism of the regulator can be removed for service, and the process is covered in your owners manual.

Are the ball detents driven by a spring or magnet?

The Shocker® uses lever action detents driven by a spring.

Is "True Semi-Automatic" available for the Shocker®?

The PSP required firing mode “true semi-automatic” will be available as a programing update.

What Freak insert is included with the Shocker® from the factory?

The Shocker® includes a .687 aluminum insert from the factory at no additional charge.