February 2nd, 2009, 09:30 PM
I found one here close for sale. anyone know anything about it. I have never messed with a pse.
Every morning in Africa, a gazelle wakes up. It knows it must run faster than the fastest lion or it will be killed. Every morning a lion wakes up. It knows it must outrun the slowest gazelle or it will starve to death. It doesn’t matter whether you are a lion or a gazelle: when the sun comes up, you’d better be running.
February 2nd, 2009, 09:39 PM
I had a Carerra solo cam. It was FAST! Really fast! Didn't shoot very well, but it was fast!
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February 2nd, 2009, 09:57 PM
I still have a Carrera.. It was definately insanely fast for the time. It was as Mono suggested difficult to shoot. Very touchy. Any form flaws are magnified in the shot. I do believe shooting that bow for 4 years made me a better shooter for sure.. I had two of them at one time. One was the Orion cam (65% let off) and the other was if I recall Lightening cam? (80% let off)..
February 2nd, 2009, 11:50 PM
I just retired mine. Very fast for it's time (I think mine was bought in 98 or 99), but there is no comparison on the noise level to a current model. I never had any issues with the way it shot, it was just so loud. I did deck mine out with limbsavers, string leaches, and it helped. Just don't expect it to be whisper quiet.
February 3rd, 2009, 12:31 AM
They are ten years old. Spend a little more and get 21st century technology.
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February 3rd, 2009, 03:23 AM
I had one and it was FASSSSST but it had a valley so short that if you relaxed at all at anchor it would tear your arm off!! I went thru 3 sets of limbs and a then the riser broke!! PSE discontinued it and they sent me a NEW Pro series something that I can't recall. I wish I had never seen the Bow. Nothing but trouble.
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February 3rd, 2009, 03:58 AM
Yup, pretty much what they all said; fast, LOUD, and your form had better be good to be accurate. I had no breakage with the ones I had, but the minute your form started to slip a bit, forget about being in the target.
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January 20th, 2010, 12:36 AM
Had one for the last 10 years. It is loud, I have everything that limbsaver makes for that bow. I even have the ones that attach to the limb adjustment bolts. It's loud but it's fast. I had an elk duck the arrow with it at 35 yards. I haven't had any accuracy issues with it. I have flown a couple arrows with it, but it's not that tough to shoot and be very accurate with it. I constantly put arrows in 1 - 2" groups shooting 3-6+ arrows at a time. Its a fast shooter. It is a speed bow for it's day. It's set at 57lbs and I shoot a 400gr arrow. It still sends them fast. Cool bow, but aged compared to todays offerings.
January 20th, 2010, 01:01 AM
I still have mine. Great bow and FAST for its time. Got mine just under 300fps
January 20th, 2010, 01:05 AM
Mine is just over 300fps with the updated arrows...maybe the OP saw mine for sale? If so, I'd sell it for $100 shipped and it has new string/cables on it too...
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June 6th, 2011, 03:33 PM
I must be Robin Hood because I can't miss the kill zone with my carrera.
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