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    Aside from the high level of fit and finish, I...

    Aside from the high level of fit and finish, I would describe what I like most about the DST-38 is that it is the most neutral bow I've ever tuned. No nock travel to compensate, each element of the...
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    I switched from a Hoyt Pro Comp Elite with Sprial...

    I switched from a Hoyt Pro Comp Elite with Sprial Xs to a DST-38 w/small cams. Yes, very close to spirals. I would start with the 70% let off and tune from there. The valley will feel near...
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    27 13/16" is longer than 27 3/4" (27 12/16").

    27 13/16" is longer than 27 3/4" (27 12/16").
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    Try a shorter draw length. You can get a 1/4" -...

    Try a shorter draw length. You can get a 1/4" - 3/8" by twisting up the string on a Spiral cam. Getting the draw length right is the single most important fit on a compound bow. When you shorten...
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    To be clear, I mentioned Griv's "voodoo" quote...

    To be clear, I mentioned Griv's "voodoo" quote with the same intent that he offered it - a touch of humor to illustrate the arcane nature of the topic. No one is denying the the physics at work, it...
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    All kidding aside, the OP's question was asked...

    All kidding aside, the OP's question was asked and answered. What followed was the reasonable question as to whether node tuning an arrow resulted in a measurable improvement in performance. I...
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    Easy Spartacus . . . I believe the vibe you are...

    Easy Spartacus . . . I believe the vibe you are picking up here is your fellow archers saying, "Is this going to produce any measurable difference in performance? What if cutting my arrow to get...
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    The releases that come in "mini" size that I can...

    The releases that come in "mini" size that I can think of are: Scott Mini Black Hole, Mini Longhorn Pro, Babyhorn, Truball Mini HT, and Carter Fairchase (large and small). I'm sure there are...
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    I have the IconX and it is Sure Loc's eventual...

    I have the IconX and it is Sure Loc's eventual replacement for the Supreme although the first version of it in 2012 got off to a shaky start (called just the Icon) and design flaws were corrected as...
  10. Unless you were referring to North Korean cops -...

    Unless you were referring to North Korean cops - and don't get me started on the Zombie apocalypse.
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    I thought that too but he said "We went from...

    I thought that too but he said "We went from 1/2-inch thick to 1-inch thick to....well, you can see how this goes." Sounds like he went from thin to thicker.
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    That looks like a classic example of a too short...

    That looks like a classic example of a too short DL.

    Here was a photo you posted of correct form and I presume DL. Big difference to me.
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  13. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t7P8dpsZ5G8

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t7P8dpsZ5G8
  14. Thread: tuning help

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    Skip the paper tuning. Try the Quick Tune method...

    Skip the paper tuning. Try the Quick Tune method outlined here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f25Wr1EULRg&list=PL1E962AFF7024E811
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    You can subscribe to the thread. Easier and...

    You can subscribe to the thread. Easier and doesn't clutter up the thread.
  16. While I'm sure Alan's advise was phrased in a...

    While I'm sure Alan's advise was phrased in a light hearted say, what dua lam pa said is spot on (except about Cops). Shooting drills under 10 yards, in all their variations, are very forgiving and...
  17. Wow - nailed it. Well said.

    Wow - nailed it. Well said.
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    The team captains pulled arrows. Probably worked...

    The team captains pulled arrows. Probably worked harder than the archers.
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    Here's the king of the hill from Cilsanws. ...

    Here's the king of the hill from Cilsanws. Target #3. 38 yards, 48 degrees. Keep in mind both archers have 10 degree drop main stabs. Arrows are "true" incline.

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    I bet many don't factor the cut on an uphill shot...

    I bet many don't factor the cut on an uphill shot - probably seems counter intuitive. Gravity doesn't care uphill or down, same cut.
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    Here are shooters at the stake of target #1 from...

    Here are shooters at the stake of target #1 from Cilsanws on Friday. It is 88 yards at 27 degrees. That's a 9.5 yard cut.

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    The Cilsanws Challenge in Wales. Team match U.S....

    The Cilsanws Challenge in Wales. Team match U.S. vs Europe. U.S. won 59 to 41. Some incredible incline shots over distance. Here's an 80 yard 28 degrees 65cm target.
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    Don't feel bad. They would probably want to know.

    Don't feel bad. They would probably want to know.
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    At lot more U.S. archers are participating in the...

    At lot more U.S. archers are participating in the European Pro Archery series. It used to be Dave Cousins was the only flag bearer. Now Jesse Broadwater, Ben English (shot clean 2nd day to win Ft....
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    Joe - Plenty of room for discussion on this. ...

    Joe - Plenty of room for discussion on this. First, it is hard to argue with what works for you. How are your scores? If something is breaking down, what aspect of your form is the weakest? ...
  26. If the tear is an inch or less, just go to group...

    If the tear is an inch or less, just go to group tuning. Don't chase bullet holes - in my experience once you group tune and go back to paper, you'll have a tear of some type. Yoke tuning will help...
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    The earlier Stan releases were designed to be...

    The earlier Stan releases were designed to be shot with a rope, so the geometry of the release head of a post 2002 (or thereabout) release are different. If you shoot a Stan rope release (I have a...
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    When I first started archery I couldn't fix the...

    When I first started archery I couldn't fix the pin dropping to 6 o'clock. I thought it was a stabilizer issue and went down the rabbit hole of weights, stabs, etc . . . My bow hung like a plumb...
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    Good to step back periodically and gain some...

    Good to step back periodically and gain some perspective. Hope the Spoon River behaves itself. Good luck and hope you stay dry.
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    Here's the entire section. You're missing point...

    Here's the entire section. You're missing point number 10. He's saying he's using his back muscles to pull his elbow down and back which causes the release to roll. His fingers are relaxed to...
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