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  1. My string fell off while shooting, what happened?

    General Archery Discussion
    So I was doing some close range shooting in my garage (2 yards) and my string fell off my cams. Everything felt ok up until I released. The string hit me in the arm really hard but other than that it seems like nothing broke that I can tell in the cams. The red cable slide flew off and I have...
  2. Bear Archery Grizzly Bow String

    Traditional Archery
    Good evening, i have bought 1 year ago a Bear Archery Grizzly recurve bow 55lb, 58'' Amo lenght, 58'' Stringh lenght. I've shot thousands of arrows with it and today the string broke (1 of the two) the string was the standard one who came packed with the bow itslef, it was a Dacron Flemish Twist...
  3. Horse bow strings

    Traditional Archery
    Does anyone know why horsebow strings have large loops at the end? It is very hard to find good replacement strings so I just wanted to buy a normal recurve string from someone like proline or ABB and get it in the right length. But if the big loops are very important then that wouldn't be a...
  4. Post String Combos on Elevated II bows

    General Archery Discussion
    Ordered a Hoyt RX4 in Elevated II a couple weeks ago. Will need to get new threads once I break in the factory strings...what colors or combos do you think look great or accentuate the Elevated II pattern? There's no green in Elevated II, so my typical flo green sets are probably not going to...
  5. New String - New Sight Tape?

    General Archery Discussion
    I'm putting a new Buckslayer string on my Diamond Deploy. I'm keeping the same peep distance and D loop. All things equal, I don't think I'll have to recheck my sight tape. Is my logic correct?
  6. String Install Price?

    General Archery Discussion
    How much are you guys paying for a string install and a basic set up if you have your own strings and take them to shop for install?
  7. Do I need to replace my string and cables?

    General Archery Discussion
    I have been away from archery for many years and looking to get back into it and I am in need of some advice/help. I bought a Mathews Feather-Light bow brand new many years ago and only shot it a couple of times when it was new. It was then stored in a hard case in my garage since then and has...
  8. Elite energy 32 strings/cables

    Strings, cams, modules and limbs
    I have a brand new set of vapor trail strings/cables. Will trade for other gear or 50.00 TYD. Looking for a stab, camo, shooter jerseys, havoc broadheads etc. thanks
  9. Some old bows that need identifying, and then setting up if at all possible...

    Traditional Archery
    Hi everyone, I have some old bows that need identifying (Year/Make/Model/String Length). I then want to set some of them up to shoot, if at all possible. Any help is greatly appreciated, Pitfiend
  10. Some old bows that need identifying, and then setting up if at all possible...

    General Archery Discussion
    Hi everyone, I have some old bows that need identifying, and then setting up if at all possible... Any help is greatly appreciated, Pitfiend
  11. Bow Stringing Question

    General Archery Discussion
    Hello, complete novice to archery here. So, I just bought a 56" wooden recurve bow at a thrift shop that didn't come with a string, has no markings indicating what string is needed or what the draw weight it is, and now need to know what (actual) length of string to get for it. I have a 50"...
  12. Recurve string end loop serving diameter

    DIY Equipment
    Hello, I'm shopping for material for my first custom endless loop strings for olympic recurve. After testing some of my friend's srings, I have decided to try BCY mercury. I am not sure about the end loop serving though. I was thinking going for Angel Majesty for both center and loop serving...
  13. Too much brace height?

    F.I.T.A, N.A.A., Collegiate Archery, And J.O.A.D.
    My riser is an older Hoyt Eclipse and the string, ... came out of my toolbox, I think it's B50. Medium SF carbon/foam limbs. Hoyt's recommended BH is 21.5 to 23.5 cm with "standard limbs", which I am assuming means Hoyt limbs. I had a noticeable "tock" on release. So noticeable that I tried the...
  14. Bowstring and Cable sets BCY X99 (trying new material) sale $44.99

    Strings, cams, modules and limbs
    Hey folks, I just got in my first shipment of BCY X 99 and wanted to run a deal on it for you. $44.99 for 3pc sets, with a ton of other options available (see link). These sets will go through our stretching process, and include BCY servings. Clear serving will be angel majesty or powergrip to...
  15. WTB Mathews Outback strings

    Want to buy or trade? WTB or WTT.
    Hi, I am looking to have a set of strings built for my Mathews Outback. First time I have replaced a set of strings on a bow actually, so I don't know much about it. I started looking and got lost in all the options. Every company claims to have the newest and best material, no stretch, etc...
  16. Custom Flemish twist bowstrings

    Traditional Gear For Sale or Trade
    Brownell B-50 custom Flemish bow strings 2 color or solid color $20 paypall. Chris @ 812-350-0424 for actual string length and AMO
  17. Hoyt #3 DFX Turbo Cams with String

    Strings, cams, modules and limbs
    I have a set of Hoyt DFX Turbo Cams in #3. I switched to #2 so I am feeling these as I don't need them. I also have a string for it in Flo Orange for the #3 cam size. The String was made by Twisted X bowstrings and it is Mercury with speed nocks installed, approximately 200 shots on this string...
  18. String Broke

    Traditional Archery
    So I was shooting my sage samick yesterday and I was at full draw then when I released the loop on the string broke :mg: It made a weird clattering sound, i checked the limbs and they looked fine, No noticeable visible damage. I just want to know if that's equivalent to a dry fire or if my bows...
  19. Prime Rival LD String Set

    Strings, cams, modules and limbs
    I have a string set off of a Prime Rival LD for sale.....color is orange and blue twist. Not very many shots on this set before it came off. Looking to get 40 TYD for it.
  20. Dad's First Buck

    Crossbow Forum - General Crossbow Discussion
    I wanted to share my dad's first buck after not hunting for over 30 years. My father spent 30 years in the Marine Corp. and was highly dedicated to his career. It has been a rough transition for him to adjust to a civilian lifestyle. We all know how sitting in the woods is like therapy. He...
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