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Hello i am trying to stable out my synchro deck so i can go national and im on a budget of like $500 so may you help me check out this deck and correct any error there is. Here is the decklist:

Blazing Inpachi
Ancient Gear Golem
Blackwing - Gale the Whirlwind
Chainsaw Insect
Dark Tinker
Fortress Warrior
Gear Golem the Moving Fortress
Gear Golem the Moving Fortress
Junk Synchron
Junk Synchron
Night Assailant
Psychic Commander
Quickdraw Synchron
Quickdraw Synchron
Quillbolt Hedgehog
Quillbolt Hedgehog
Speed Warrior
Synchron Explorer
Turret Warrior
White Night Dragon
Worm Apocalypse
X-Saber Galahad
Axe of Despair
Axe of Despair
Axe of Despair
Dark Hole
Hammer Shot
Heavy Storm
Mind Control
Mystical Space Typhoon
Dimensional Prison
Dimensional Prison
Magic Cylinder
Magic Cylinder
Mirror Force
Rope of Life
Royal Decree
Royal Decree
Summon Limit

Extra Deck---------------------

Ally of Justice Catastor
Ally of Justice Decisive Armor
Black Rose Dragon
Gaia Knight, the Force of Earth
Junk Archer
Junk Destroyer
Junk Destroyer
Junk Gardna
Junk Warrior
Light End Dragon
Mist Wurm
Mist Wurm
Power Tool Dragon
Red Dragon Archfiend
Turbo Warrior

This kinda looks like a Junk Synchro deck, but there's some much here that just shouldn't be in a deck at all...

You seem to just be playing Make-A-Big-Monster.dek in that your entire monster line is either monsters with an abnormally high ATK/DEF for their level, or are Tuners to summon Synchros...
A lot of the better Synchro monsters are missing too, which confuses me greatly - a Junk Syncho deck without Hyper Librarian and Armades is almost unheard of nowadays...

You need to Trade out monsters that are large for monsters that are easier to summon:

Ancient Gear Golem -> Black Luster Soldier - Envoy of the Beginning
White Night Dragon -> Gorz the Emissary of Darkness

Junk Synchro isn't about big monsters, it's about small monsters that combine to make big monsters with powerful effects.

I'd look at something like this as a start:

1 Black Luster Soldier - Envoy of the Beginning
1 Gorz the Emissary of Darkness
2 Quickdraw Synchron
3 Junk Synchron
3 Ryko, Lightsworn Hunter
2 Doppelwarrior
2 Effect Veiler
2 Level Eater
1 Dandylion
1 Lonefire Blossom
1 Spore
1 Quillbolt Hedgehog
1 Synchron Explorer
1 Unknown Synchron
1 Treeborn Frog

2 Enemy Controller
2 Tuning
1 Heavy Storm
1 Dark Hole
1 Monster Reborn
1 Mind Control
1 Pot of Avarice
1 Foolish Burial
1 One for One
1 Reinforcement of the Army
1 Scapegoat

2 Breakthrough Skill
2 Call of the Haunted


1 Formula Synchron
1 Mist Bird Clausolas
1 Armory Army
1 T.G. Hyper Librarian
1 Ally of Justice Catastor
1 Armades, Keeper of Boundaries
1 Drill Warrior
1 Black Rose Dragon
1 Junk Berserker
1 Junk Destroyer
1 Scrap Dragon
1 Stardust Dragon
1 Colossal Fighter
1 Crimson Blader
1 Shooting Star Dragon

Finding Space for Shooting Quasar Dragon may also be a good idea if youre playing in a territory where it's legal.

Give it a try, see what you think.


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