Milsim: Must-Have Accessories

For those who have no idea what Milsim is, it is the recreational practice of combat scenarios, with a reproduction that is as realistic as it gets. In other words, a re-enactment, where all players must personify a specific role within the team.

For the North American players, the season start once the snow melts, so now it’s time to focus on getting our Milsim gear ready.

We have selected the best products based on the opinions received from the large community of

paintball enthusiasts

and occasional players who practice Milsim. These products have been selected according to their quality, popularity, as well as their versatility. Our choices are of a wide variety and will suit everyone’s needs!

Ncstar Tactical flashlight

This flashlight is ideal for evening missions or night events. Blind the enemy and get out of the dark with Ncstar’s pro series flashlight. No matter how you want to use it; for a signal, as a bait or simply to illuminate you in the dark, this flashlight will not fail its mission.

In addition, thanks to its frame mount and its attachment, it is easy to find a place to install it. You can attach it easily to your marker or simply place it on your combat suit.

  • 250 Lumens
  • Double steel fastener
  • Solid anodized aluminum carcass

Laser pointer and navigation light combo

We cannot speak of a Milsim marker, without considering a laser pointer as the number one accessory. There is no doubt that it is one of the most important and essential additions to the marker.

Recognized for battery life and it’s robust construction, the L2 laser and light box, not only offers incomparable precision but also lets you maneuver with ease in the dark. Thanks to the navigation light that doesn’t affect your night vision and also comes with a built-in four-color option.

  • Category of the green laser: Class III A
  • Four different navigation lights
  • Solid anodized aluminum carcass

T1 laser

The scope is the most popular accessory when modifying your marker. However, when making the choice on what scope to put on your marker, be sure to consider the weight. Something too heavy may prove to be and inconvenient. T1 scopes have been specifically designed with this in mind. That being said, they are very small and compact, robust and easily adaptable therefore, they will mount onto any marker.

  • Accurate adjustment
  • Solid and durable
  • Water-resistant (10 meters, 30 minutes)

Shroud HK416

Obviously, for all the previous accessories, you will need a specific place on your marker to install them. With a HK416 shroud, you will be able to install any item you’d like. In addition, the look of your marker will be revamped to look like a M4 HK416.

Angular handle

The angular foregrip has gained much popularity thanks to its ergonomics. The added comfort due to the positioning of the shooter’s hand makes all the difference. Of course, like many things, it is more of a preference than an advantage. But after all, many will agree that the look is very fierce?!

Retractable Rifle Grip

A replica would not be a real replica if it did not contain its main pillar. The retractable rifle stock not only adds a unique finish to your marker, it is also an adjustment that will increase comfort.

Tippmann X7 Phenom

The X7 phenom is the marker of choice, both for newcomers and for the more adept players. It is oftentimes the first choice of many players, not only for its look but also, its robustness and reliability. Thus, giving it a distinct advantage over its competitors. You can also modify it in many ways, making it unique to you and your style.

  • Military-style marker that can be modified over 1000 different ways, to resemble an M16, MP5, MP5-SD, G36, AK-47, UMP and several types of assault rifles.
  • Electronic trigger with five different shooting modes including: Full-auto with safety, NPPL, PSP, Response trigger and Semi-auto.
  • Cyclone system generating 15 paintballs per second without a battery

With the year ending soon, we would like to wish you all a great 2016 season and hope to see you in large numbers, as soon as possible. If you are interested in Milsim, come and meet the members of the MK3 division, at Paintball Mirabel. Follow our articles and do not hesitate to share your comments, it will be our pleasure to answer your questions.