Originally Posted by beaksnbeer
I like the ball-locks BECAUSE: 1 there are narrower
2 the Q.D.'s sit even with the handle
3 less metal to rust on the Q.D.
4 the cost is not a problem by me I can buy them for $25-$30
5 I already have more then I need
6 easier to vent
#6 is not necessary true. The Pin-locks I got from Midwest Supply this Christmas came with pull ring pressure releases, same as the ball-locks.
I traded them with another person in our club for ball-locks since I already had two ball-locks and some carb caps for 2-liters.