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  1. Building A Bare Shaft Arrow

    General Archery Discussion
    I wanna build a couple bare shaft arrows for tuning purposes. I plan on using Black Eagle X-Impact arrows that i plan on shooting. I will be shooting a 4 fletch setup with AAE pro max vanes that weigh 4.7-4.9grains each vane. The 4 AAE pro max vanes will weigh around 18.8 - 19.6 grains. I...
  2. Switching broadheads close to season open

    Broadhead Discussion
    Because I’m a glutton for punishment and I enjoy tuning my bow too much I’m thinking of switching from my current Muzzy 125 trocars to the new Annihilator 125 grain broadheads. It got me thinking what are your opinions on changing gear, specifically broadheads, with less than a month till season...
  3. Time for a new bow? Or just roast my form?

    Coaches Corner
    I've owned a used 2009 Bowtech Admiral for about 3 years now- currently 70#, 29.5", 31" ATA. For reference, I stand 6' 2" with a 75"+ wingspan. This was my first upgrade from my first bow (Parker Buck Hunter- 60# 27.5"). Immediately started shooting better (league scores went from 265 to 290 on...
  4. Bowtech SR6 FLX Guard Help

    General Archery Discussion
    Can someone please tell me the bolt,roller bearing and washer sequence. I see a noticeable gap between the two rollers on Bowtechs website and other sr6 bows. I have 2 rollers,1 washer and 1 bolt. The center of the rollers have a flat side and the other side have a raised side. My bow has the...
  5. I Got The Shaft. LOL

    General Archery Discussion
    I dropped my new bow off to a local bow shop and feel i got the shaft all the way around. I had the bow shop setup the bow. I got home and started looking bow over. Bow is a Bowtech Realm Sr6. I have a 27" draw. They had the bottom draw stop post in 27" hole and the top one in the 26" hole. I...
  6. VXR Cam timing question

    General Archery Discussion
    Good afternoon guys, Currently shooting a VXR 31.5 ; just swapped out some strings and Everything is looking correct. 29.5 draw, peaks at 69.8 lbs and holds at 10.6 with 85% let off mods; timing is spot on. ATA is 31.7" and brace is 6" Question : Is it normal for the timing holes to be off...
  7. Mathews Limb Deflection Orientation

    General Archery Discussion
    Hey Guys, Any idea how Mathews orients their limbs in terms of deflection numbers? I saw a thread once upon a time on here but cannot locate. I want to say is was diagonal for stiffest (ie. bottom left and top right). But can't be sure. Help is appreciated!
  8. Timing Mathews Halon 6

    Mathews Archery Discussion
    I'm new the this forum and new to bow maintaince/tuning. Question on timing. Just put new strings on my Halon 6. Peep and Nock in place. Everything looks level with rest. When I first put the string on...the cables were even in regards to the tiny circles on the cams. However, when I...
  9. Mathews VXR blazer contact

    General Archery Discussion
    I've had a VXR for a couple months now; I've attempted few different arrow configurations and for some reason my VXR cannot shoot blazers without cable contact. Bareshafts shoot bullets, centershot is at 13/16, arrow runs dead center through berghole. For some reason I just cannot shoot blazers...
  10. How to keep D-loop from over-tightening?

    General Archery Discussion
    Looking for some advice. As the title says, I'm trying to figure out how to keep my D-Loop from over-tightening when I'm doing my tuning. I have a Nitrum Turbo that I just restrung. As I'm working through paper tuning and setting my nock height, without fail the top half of my D-loop always gets...
  11. Spine for 310 grains up front?

    General Archery Discussion
    Hello All I shoot a PSE driveR 60#, 27.5" draw, my bow has a IBO of 320. I currently only shoot a 100gr BroadHead. I currently shoot GoldTip 400 arrows. I would like to shoot a 185 grain grizzly single bevel with a 125gr glue on adapter for a total tip weight of 310gr. I know the extra weight up...
  12. Help with VXR

    General Archery Discussion
    I purchased a brand new VXR 28" off ebay and started tuning it today; have some weird things going on and i'm looking for some insight. Background info-- Bow has B mods which are 29.5" draw, 70 lbs and 85% letoff I'm setting up the bow and I go to draw it and it seems very aggressive...
  13. Bowtech Realm SR6 Yoke Cam Lean

    General Archery Discussion
    I have a Realm SR6 that i just installed new strings and cables on. I have the limb bolts all the way turned in and have bow set at 32 1/16" ATA and a 6" brace height. The string is running in the center of the cam timing dots at rest. I ordered a LCA draw board for my press and it will be here...
  14. Buddy's Kid Unraveled New String

    General Archery Discussion
    I had a buddy over last night and was gonna install some new Vaportrail strings on my Bowtech Realm SR6. I put the bow in the press and looked back and his 8yr old kid had opened my new strings and removed the paperclip that holds them when Vaportrail ships them. He took the twist out of them...
  15. Tuning Wrist (Index) Release Sensitivity/Length of Pull

    General Archery Discussion
    Just curious to see what other people think about tuning releases. I've always used a TruFire, just switched out from the Bulldog single caliper to the Hardcore Max for the extra padding in the strap, speed onto the string and the crisper break. Anyhow, that thing had a feather touch when I...
  16. Mathews TRIAX please help

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    Good afternoon everyone! I'm at a loss and could really use some assistance. I currently shoot the following: - Mathews TRIAX @ 70lbs - 27.5inc draw length - QAD Drop-away rest -Spothogg Fast Eddy single-pin - Victory Xtorsion 5mm, 300spline arrows w/ broadhead adapter outserts and 100g field...
  17. Tuning conundrum

    General Archery Discussion
    He everyone, I am going crazy trying to tune my bow and I am pretty much at the limits of my knowledge so I am turning to you for help. I shoot a PSE Brute Force (2017) with 50-60 lb limbs. I shoot a very short arrow, at 25.5 inches (not an overdraw, I am a short guy). I am shooting carbon...
  18. New Video from Lancaster: Jesse Broadwater Tuning

    General Archery Discussion
    I see Lancaster is selling a $79 video of Jesse Broadwater setting up and tuning his bow, together with what seem to be lo it’s of other “pro” tips. I regard Lancaster and Jesse B highly. Wondering if anyone else has purchased this and, if so, what kind of reviews you give it. Most...
  19. Switching Releases from Trigger to Hinge

    General Archery Discussion
    Just looking for some guidance on this topic - i just bought the Tru Ball HT 3 and I'm realizing that my anchor point from my trigger to hinge release is much different. Is it common to have to adjust your peep sight to compensate for this? I was hoping to use both for a while, but they don't...
  20. General tuning questions for a tuning newb

    General Archery Discussion
    I have been shooting my whole life but have never done much of my own tuning, I just ordered new hunting arrows for this year and want to try and do some of this myself. I always have built my own arrows but that's where my knowledge on setting the bow and arrow combination up, goes out the...
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