|Headquarters||San Diego, California, United States|
Number of locations
|Services||retail and wholesale|
Number of employees
DYE Precision, also known as simply DYE, is a paintball equipment manufacturing company based in California. Dave Dehaan started the company by producing barrels for paintball markers, using his garage as a workshop. He supplied barrels to the California Ironmen and Team Avalanche, who at that time were two of the most dominant teams in Professional paintball. From these humble beginnings, DYE went on to become an International concern that went on to manufacture an extensive range of paintball markers, loaders, playing & casual clothing, protective gear, goggles and luggage. Their range of products is updated each year. In 2005, the company was praised as one of the industry's largest paintball manufacturers. The company has offices in London, Taiwan and Germany.
DYE Precision was founded by Dave and Rhonda DeHaan in 1994. DYE stands for Dave "Youngblood" Enterprises.
In March 2010, the company allowed teams at the 2010 Paintball Sports Promotions World Cup to experience the new 2010 models free of charge. In April 2010, DYE Precision manufactured the jerseys for professional paintball team Portland Naughty Dogs. and later presented them with a limited special edition Naughty Dogs NT paintball gun. That same month, DYE Precision co-hosted the National Collegiate Paintball Association tournament in Central Florida.
In October 2012, DYE Precision signed a multi-year agreement with Ukrainian professional paintball team Hulk Kiev
- LCD (2003)
- DM4 (2004)
- DM5/DMC (2005)
- DM6 (2006)
- DM7 (2007)
- DM8 (2008)
- DM9 (2009)
- DM10 (2010)
- DM11 (2011)
- DM12 (2012)
- DM13 (2013)
- DM14 (2014)
- DM15 (2015)
- Dye NT "New Technology"
- NT10 (2010)
- NT11 (2011)
- Dye DAM
- Dye M2
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