Who is the inventor of paintballs?

Answer James Hale of Daisy Manufacturing invented the first paintball gun in 1970. It was primarily used as a marking tool by ranchers and farmers. Paintball became a sport in 1981 when Bob Gurnsey, Hayes... Read More »

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How old do you have to be to buy paintballs?

Most paintball equipment suppliers require buyers to be 18 years of age or older. However, while the paintball guns have specific regulations and state on the box that buyers must reach this age, t... Read More »

Do paintballs go bad?

Paintballs will generally stay good as long as they are in the sealed package they are bought in. Once the seal is broken, a paintball will start to go bad within 6 to 8 hours. When a paintball goe... Read More »

How do I clean up paintballs?

ClothingWipe the splattered paint from a paintball off clothing with a damp cloth. Place the clothing in a washing machine and wash according to the directions on the clothing. Paintballs are desi... Read More »

Can you recycle paintballs?

Most of the time, the gelatin capsule of a traditional paintball will break when used, rendering it incapable of being used again. However, specially made paintballs can be recycled. These items ar... Read More »