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  1. Bareshaft tuning/ Broadhead tuning

    General Archery Discussion
    Alright, so I spent last night until 1130 and another hour this morning getting my bow dialed in. I mainly was testing things last night but then I got everything set and got bareshaft hitting within an inch at 20 yards (I know not perfect but after 200+ arrows not sure if I could shoot better...
  2. BH shooting left of field tip at all rest positions

    Bow Tuning
    Hey guys, I am trying to fix a broadhead issue that I have noticed recently. My rest is the microadjustable whisper biscuit. I got so frustrated I ordered a limb driver but in the meantime I am hoping to rule out other issues. No matter the left/right position of the whisper biscuit, from...
  3. hello, compound tuning question

    Broadhead Discussion
    Hi there, Ive been reading the posts here for about 2 years, so I figured i would join, seems like the best place for tuning knowledge. I shot traditional longbows as a kid in the backyard growing up, a lot. In 2016 I bought a compound because there was a range near my house, the Redwood...
  4. Hoyt Pro Defiant Cam Spacers

    General Archery Discussion
    Anyone know the correct size spacers for the Pro Defiant #3 cam bottom. I have read on here in the past that they are typically two different sizes/different colors on other models. My bottom cam has two black spacers that look exactly the same size. Also, only one side has a fiber washer...
  5. Help - Limb stops and cable stops not hitting the same

    General Archery Discussion
    I have a tuning problem that I cannot figure out for the life of me. Bear BR33 bow, 70#, 27" draw. Bow is maxed out, axle-to-axle is 1/8 shorter than specs, brace height about right. This bow comes with both cable stops and limb stops. I have timed it using cable stops and both cams are...
  6. Which cable is which in binary cams

    Bow Tuning
    Hey guys, On my 2007 bowtech tribute I have a consistent nock-high tear (point about 1 inch lower than center of fletchings) no matter what I do (well I can make it worse lol). Everything is squared away at brace but it even from here changing in all directions it is incredibly persistent...
  7. Tuning Questions

    General Archery Discussion
    Hey Guys, I'm new to tuning my own bow and have been trying to wrap my mind around how to paper tune a bow correctly. If I need to make adjustments when paper tuning, should I be using the yoke system of my bow or making adjustments to the rest? I've seen recommendations about using the rest to...
  8. Carbon defiant turbo valley adjustment

    Hoyt Archery Discussion
    So i have reached the end of the internet looking for this info and have not been able to find where i read it so now i am here to get the info and advice. I recall reading about how to adjust the valley on the 2017 carbon defiant turbo using the draw stop to make a larger valley. Is there any...
  9. Obsession Final Cut Tuning Problem

    General Archery Discussion
    So I picked up a #60/27.5 Final Cut. I could not get it to ATA spec with the stock string set. I even put zero twist in the strings and cables so they are at their longest length and I still couldnt get to the spec ATA. So I ordered a set of Vaportrails and it helped a little bit but I still...
  10. Need help tuning for my broadheads

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    I need some help from anyone that can lend some expertise or advice. I got a new bow this year (Elite Impulse 31, 27.5" DL, ~58 lbs.), and I decided to switch to new broadheads. After a good bit of research, I decided to go with SlickTrick Magnums, 100 gr. However, for various reasons I wasn't...
  11. Hand/Wrist Slap Form or Bow Issue?

    General Archery Discussion
    Hi All, I'd love some advice here, as I'm going a bit crazy. Lately when I shoot, I get a painful slap on the base of my hand, where my thumb meets my wrist and/or on my wrist itself. Generally, I think most problems are problems with form not with the bow, but I have really played around...
  12. Trying to put final touches on my tune before season. Nock low tear

    General Archery Discussion
    Bowtech prodigy 60 lbs. 30.5" draw 29" arrow Was getting low bareshaft so I took everything apart/off. I reset nock point, peep, rest and set arrow level with the bottom of shaft through center of berger (center of arrow through center of berger was low bs and low tear so I started a little...
  13. Z5 turbo cam sync with custom strings

    Hoyt Technical Forum
    August 12 2017 Hoyt Nitrum Turbo #3 cam Hoyt spec calls for string 59 BC 35.25 CC 39.5 Problems with custom strings measured exactly to those specs: Resting cam rotation has the top cam correct, the bottom cam over-rotated. String tension is loose on the buss cable. Full draw has the bottom...
  14. Are there any members around Portland, OR who can help me paper tune?

    General Archery Discussion
    I get left tears with both of my bows and I cannot figure out why. I think I need help. I have worked with a coach, and another tuner, I have a bow press and draw board on order, but I need help. I would be willing to drive a little (1 hour or less?). I am at a loss.
  15. ARCHERY LOT ( release bag, levels, bow stand, fletching jig,pliers)

    Accessories and General Hunting Items
    Release bag 10$ Levels 15$ Bow stand 5$ Grayling jog right helical 20$ D-loop pliers 10$ BCY 3D .019 green and red - 5$ each used BCY HALO .021 black - 5$
  16. 2nd axis sight adjustment advice needed

    General Archery Discussion
    Does anyone have any tips on how to adjust the second axis of my sight without the use of some type of bow vice(i dont have access to one and dont care to buy one right now)? The only thing I've come up with so far is to shoot a group at 20 yards and a group at 60 yards(my highest and lowest...
  17. X Pression 3D cdenter shot ?????

    PSE Archery Discussion
    hello all, i have 2 xpression 3d's one was just thrown together and shot indoors, havent really tuned it yet. my other is being set up for out side. i havin a bear of a time with center shot. if i align the arrow so it appears square it is a bit left of what looks like the center. and it...
  18. Dynamic calculator off or am I crazy?

    Traditional Archery
    I am a math teacher and this is driving me crazy so maybe you all can shed some light. I have a 35# @ 28" Omega Longbow. I have a set of Beman ICS bowhunters at 500 spine and 125 grain tips with 3x4" feathers. They get the job done. I never bareshaft tested them, but it got me thinking if they...
  19. Barebow Tuning Questions

    F.I.T.A, N.A.A., Collegiate Archery, And J.O.A.D.
    About me: Shooting barebow for about 2 years. Stringwalking for the last year. Up to now I've mostly been shooting 300 rounds at the club, but I'm starting to get into field so wanting to tune for longer distances. Left-handed, three-under, anchor index finger behind upper eye tooth 27"...
  20. Adjusting arrows for longer distances

    F.I.T.A, N.A.A., Collegiate Archery, And J.O.A.D.
    Hello fine archerytalk compadres! I'm getting heavier limbs (yes, it's time). My arrows are currently a little bit stiff, so that's convenient as I move up. They are also slightly long for me; too long to use a riser-mounted clicker so I'm using the extended clicker instead. I'd love to get to...
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