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    I hope that it was a 100% legal kill. If it...

    I hope that it was a 100% legal kill. If it turns out to be a legal kill, maybe the dentist will have some legal recourse against the anti's.
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    But Reo set a world record with it. It is always...

    But Reo set a world record with it. It is always the archer that makes the shot.

    It would be fun to shoot a while just to see how it works.
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    Some guys powder coated some aluminum scuba...

    Some guys powder coated some aluminum scuba tanks. When the tanks were being filled they went off like bombs. Aluminum strength and heat is not a good thing.

    If the riser is an alloy of...
  4. This is the only place that I know of that covers...

    This is the only place that I know of that covers all the new technology and explains tuning.

    Many don't agree about what is the best or how to tune. This is what makes it interesting.

    What...
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    Make sure that you stayed tied into the tree from...

    Make sure that you stayed tied into the tree from the time you leave the ground until you are back on the ground. Before you disconnect to step from the ladder to the stand, make sure that you tie...
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    I like it that you used 3 different string...

    I like it that you used 3 different string materials on your bow.
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    Try wiping it with a cotton ball. If make up...

    Try wiping it with a cotton ball.

    If make up makes you shoot better, I need to try some. What color seems to work best?
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    They left the F off. I knew this was going to...

    They left the F off. I knew this was going to be confusing.
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    So here comes another question. Which is going...

    So here comes another question. Which is going to be the least expensive, 8190f or fury. Since fury uses different suppliers, it may cost less. I wont have to wait much longer to get this answered.
  10. Thread: Bow Shop Dilemma

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    When I find a shop that I want to buy from, I...

    When I find a shop that I want to buy from, I usually just move so that this shop becomes my local shop. Problem solved. :)
  11. Thread: Nock high

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    If your rest starts dropping immediately as the...

    If your rest starts dropping immediately as the string starts moving forward, it is dropping to quick. Set the rest to remain up for the first inch of arrow travel and then to start dropping.
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    I bring every king snake that I can find home...

    I bring every king snake that I can find home with me. Any snake that will kill another snake is a good snake.
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    Just because something is legal does not mean...

    Just because something is legal does not mean that it is a good idea to do it. I shoot a lot and I usually have about one arrow out of 10,000 that gets away from me.
  14. Thread: Sight picture

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    I just got back in from shooting. My spread was...

    I just got back in from shooting. My spread was only 2.5". This is quite an improvement from 6". I was not holding great so there is a potential for a much smaller spread. The bare shaft was...
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    "Blended by industry standards is a material that...

    "Blended by industry standards is a material that has vectran in it with Dyneema"

    Thanks for the explanation. I had no clue that there was an industry standard for the term blended.

    I want to...
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    Could this be the case? The 8190 is stable at...

    Could this be the case? The 8190 is stable at 250 lbs which is about the most that will be seen on a bow but the 8190 will continue to creep at 350 to 450 lbs.

    I thought that the original 8190...
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    I will give this shoulder push a try. That might...

    I will give this shoulder push a try. That might keep the pin from wanting to go low.

    With the extra pull, I may be letting the shoulder raise up. If this is happening the shoulder push will...
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    A definite maybe. It will depend on how good of...

    A definite maybe. It will depend on how good of shape you are in. I am 62 years old and 6' tall and weigh 155 lbs. I could do it but I would not enjoy it. If I was going to use it to hunt from I...
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    I recreational tree climb using a basic new tribe...

    I recreational tree climb using a basic new tribe harness. We play around and intentionally hang up side down just for kicks. The tree climbing harness is more expensive that a rc harness but it is...
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    Lets see some pretty pictures of 8190f strings.

    Lets see some pretty pictures of 8190f strings.
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    Thanks again for all the information. This...

    Thanks again for all the information.

    This crazy left and right shooting has been going on with me for 4 years but it seems that I may be making some progress. I started using a torque indicator...
  22. Turnip seeds and clover seeds need to make...

    Turnip seeds and clover seeds need to make contact with the soil.

    Some freeze plant clover in jan and feb.

    Can you burn the weeds so the seeds can reach the soil? I am too chicken to burn.
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    Once a person is suspected of cheating, the...

    Once a person is suspected of cheating, the organization has to make sure that they don't shoot alone and that no one is allowed to write their own score down. Some guys will shoot a 5 and put down...
  24. Thanks for the tips. I only have 3 other arrows...

    Thanks for the tips. I only have 3 other arrows to clean up. Note to self never use an arrow wrap.
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    Thanks for the responses. I now have to digest...

    Thanks for the responses. I now have to digest what you have said. I am really struggling with my left and right hits.
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    Sight picture

    If I put a vertical strip of electrical tape on the target face and shoot at the tape, my horizontal spread is about 2". But when I shoot at a dot my horizontal spread is about 4". I am using a...
  27. What is the easiest way to clean arrow wrap residue off shaft?

    I have been using acetone. Will something else work better?
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    The numbers of the stretch test show that fury...

    The numbers of the stretch test show that fury moves less than 8190. X works good enough for me.
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    Opinions change but facts don't. Take a look at...

    Opinions change but facts don't. Take a look at the post about bcy x verse fury starting on page 6.

    8190f, could it be 8190 fury? :)

    I had to do it.

    I respect you guys and I have learned...
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    I got to thinking about this because I went to a...

    I got to thinking about this because I went to a heavy slow arrow and my horizontal spread increased. It is fairly easy to test. Shoot a light arrow and a heavy arrow with the bubble off center by...
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