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  1. 2018 React Correct Shim

    PSE Archery Discussion
    I bought a 2018 React here on AT and am going through and tuning the bow (btw I am liking the bow so far). My question is what are the correct shims for top and bottom axles? Here is how I came to this scenario. I was having a bare shaft nock right tear, so I adjusted the shims to three thin...
  2. SB-1 major cam lean

    Diamond Archery Discussion
    Still newer to the whole archery scene and I had sent my sb1 into the local proshop to get tuned properly, the guy mentioned how he noticed that my bow had some of the worst cam lean he had seen on those bows. He said its common for them to have some from the factory and because they lack...
  3. Questions about tuning process, advice please

    General Archery Discussion
    I will go threw this how I understand it and please give some advice/tips. - install new string and cables - install peep, rest, etc.... - set centershot and shoot threw paper, adjust accordingly Now for some reason you just can NOT get a perfect "bullet hole" (or close) at what point do I try...
  4. PSE Drive LT Cam Lean?

    General Archery Discussion
    Hey guys! I wanted to ask you about this before I make a fool of myself at the local bow shop. I'm not that experienced as this is my first split limb hybrid cam bow so maybe I'm completely wrong. I bought my PSE Drive LT about a week ago and I just noticed that maybe something is wrong with...
  5. Fusion 6 can lean

    General Archery Discussion
    I am shooting bullet holes at thru paper with my bare shaft and fletched. But when I jump back to 15 yards my bare shaft and fletched are hitting good but my bare shaft is angled to left bad. My cam's are in synced and good but Whe. Checking my cam sync I noticed my cam's lean is this normal...
  6. TRG 7 Lean Help

    General Archery Discussion
    Hi guys Just got my TRG 7 and noticed bottom cam is leaning like this / i put a arrow in the left side of the cam so check im 2cm away from the string full draw stays the same what are your sugestions to correct the lean ?? Top is like this / but almost no lean my pro shop in france...
  7. Bottom Limb twist Help?

    Elite Archery Discussion
    Here is my '16 impulse 34 30"DL 70# limbs How Does shimming Help with cam lean? I have tried Swapping upper lower limbs didnt help. i do not currently have the bow its is on its way back from elite (warrenty void) (MyFAULT) i cerakoted the riser and I only noticed the lean problem after...
  8. Cam Lean on Mathews AVS

    Bow Tuning
    Ok, so I know there's all kinds of stuff, but I still have not found he definitive answer. My Chill R has some came lean and would like to know if there's anything I CAN do and if I SHOULD do it. Background. At rest: Top cam has slight cam lean <10 degrees. Bottom cam has zero cam lean. At...
  9. Motive 6 Bottom Cam Issues ~ HELP!!!!!!!!!

    Bear Archery Discussion
    New bottom cam. New 60x string and cables. The control cable doesn't line up with the draw module. It rides the ends then snaps into place. Here's a video of what's going on. Skip to 2:02 if you don't want the explanation. I even built a really nice bow press (that to follow) to put this thing...
  10. Prodigy cam pre-lean with laser

    Bowtech Archery Discussion
    Hey guys, What is the rough timing starting point on cams at each end of limb when using a laser to set pre-lean for your starting point? Im going to be changing string & cable. I know all bowtech binary cams have been different. My cam lean now is set center of the split in flat clip where the...
  11. I am afraid to shoot my bow

    PSE Archery Discussion
    Hello Everyone!!! I need HELP! If you read my profile and my posts you will see I am new to this sport. I bought my first bow (PSE Drive LT with the DC cams) a couple of months ago and have been enjoying it a lot. But tonight I was shooting and heard a strange noise. I also noticed a lot of...
  12. Getting crazy, drop bow weight and cam lean problems !!!

    General Archery Discussion
    I bought new Hoyt pro comp Elite 50-60# , Cam2 set on 26" DL I change the string (to winner choice strings set) I checked the new winner choice string, cable and buss length, and they all correct. NOW I have some problems 1st : Cam Lean after adding a lot of twist to the right yoke and remove...
  13. Helium tuning help

    Bow Tuning
    I posted this over in the mathews area with no response so maybe I'll have some better luck here. I recently purchased a brand new helium and am having a hard time getting bare shafts to shoot straight.� Specs: RH 70lb. 27.5″ Ripcord rest Victory vforce 350 .001 arrows shafts measure 28.5″ (not...
  14. How do I "fix" my Eclipse

    New Breed Archery Discussion
    Bought a Samauri Eclipse (60# / 28") last April and have used it for 3d since then. It's been a great bow with a nice draw cycle, good valley, balances well and is accurate over 3d distances with CX Blue Streaks. It came fairly well in tune from the factory so only had to adjust sync a touch...
  15. Hoyt Spyder 34 Bottom Cam Lean

    General Archery Discussion
    I was taking a look at my Spyder this evening and noticed that my serving where it comes out of the bottom cam was turning white and looking worn. It appears I have quite a bit of bottom cam lean at rest and while drawn. How do I eliminate this?
  16. Supra ME cam lean and tuning

    PSE Archery Discussion
    Hi I have been tuning my Supra (2012 ME) for the outdoor season, and was surprised to see paper tuning tears - I thought the bow was in prefect tune as I got it to shoot bullet holes very easily last year. I guess strings etc may have stretched/slipped. Anyway, I got maybe 1" - 1.25 " nock...
  17. Bear carnage severe cam lean and possible limb crack. In need of advice.

    General Archery Discussion
    Hey everyone! I'd just like to hear some opinions on my situation. I have a new 60# Bear Carnage (fired ~50 arrows through it), and it seems that the cam is starting to lean more than it used to when I got the bow out of the box. I mean, previously there was a 1-2 mm gap between the cam and the...
  18. Obsession Knightmare centershot and cam lean.

    Obsession Bow Discussion
    Hey guys right now I'm not to happy with my knightmare and need some help. So I made sure the axle to axle was right, brace height was 1/16 long and bottom cam was under-rotated. I fixed that then installed my rest to 13/16 center shot, 90 degrees and running through the burger holes. Arrows...
  19. Need a little advice

    Hoyt Archery Discussion
    Hey guys I need a little advice, I'm pretty new to archery. I just bought a 2013 Hoyt charger and I love it! I decided to put a Saunders hyper glide slide on because I was getting a little creaking with the factory slide. The slide works great even smoother draw cycle and quiet. My only concern...
  20. Cam Lean

    Bow Tuning
    Got me New PSE Revenge 60lb 29.5dl today. came with sight, stab, peep, dloop and quiver.gave it a quick once over and took it out side to shoot it. Pull it a few times to get a feel of the draw cycle and loved it. Took my first shot at about fives yards to get an idea of where I need to go to...
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