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  1. FUSE String Stretch?

    General Archery Discussion
    Howdy, I was wondering if you all know whether or not stock FUSE strings are pre-stretched? I would assume so, but I'm sure the members of the community know more than I do. On that same note - are Matthews Zebra strings pre-stretched?
  2. Flemish Twist string stretch - really?

    General Archery Discussion
    Put a brand new string on my Hoyt Buffalo, a Flemish twist. The brace height was 6" when I started. Shot about 30 arrows, and the bow was making a funny noise. Eventually figured out that the limbs were rattling. Checked the brace height again, and now it's 5". Wow. Twisted the string (a lot)...
  3. How long do you stretch your strings for?

    Arrows & Strings
    Hey guys, I just started making my own strings for myself and my friends. A buddy of mine had his own custom string business and sold me a jig and taught me how to make strings. Well it's kind of addicting now that I've gotten the hang of it. Right now I stretch my bundles for 15 minutes at...
  4. string/cable keeps stretching

    Arrows & Strings
    After a 25 year layoff, I am again shooting FSL fingers. Have a four month old Mathews Conquest 4, at 29", with "Super Soft Solocam". It came with the Zebra string (optional), in two color. Originally set it at 45 lbs. After two months of shooting approx. 300 arrows a week, (Easton ACC) my...
  5. Stretches to do BEFORE shooting

    Traditional Archery
    What specific stretching should Traditional Archers do before shooting? I'm not asking what exercises one does to gain strength, but specifically what stretches one should do before shooting to avoid all those injuries down the road. I'm hoping there are some members here that are...
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