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Old 04-23-2008, 03:09 PM
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i wanna see how fast your bow is. Post your bows chronographed speed here including the type of arrow used, draw weight,draw length, and what bow it is.
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Old 04-23-2008, 03:12 PM
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My recurve- 210 fps last time I checked. 2216 Aluminum arrow tipped with a 125 grain head, 28.5 draw length, 73lbs at my draw length.
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Old 04-23-2008, 03:13 PM
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Never ran my bow through the chrono w/the new arrows. Never really cared. It is fast enough for my liking.

Hoyt Trykon 62 lbs (going to crank itup to 68) 28" draw (on string-single brass nock/G5 Meta peep 3/16ths/string loop/one silencer)
Limb Driver Arrow rest
Easton FMJ 400 434 grain

If anyone wants to give me an estimate, go for it
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Old 04-23-2008, 03:14 PM
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fast enough to kill a deer
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Old 04-23-2008, 03:15 PM
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Im probably pumping out an arrow around 200 FPS with my kodiak mag...if im lucky!
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Old 04-23-2008, 03:16 PM
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Just ran mine through the chrono last night and I am VERY pleased!

2008 BowTech 82nd Airborne (29" draw length at 71 lbs.)

Shooting a 28" Easton Lightspeed 340 with Bohning Blazer vanes and 100 grain tips

Single brass nock, eliminator button, and 3/16" G5 Meta peep on the string

Total arrow weight of 384 grains, shooting at 328 f.p.s. [:-]
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Old 04-23-2008, 03:35 PM
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2007 Ally 314fps

IF ANYONE NEEDS BEMAN ELITE ARROWS 340(new never shot) Ihave a 1/2 dozen for sale. Shafts with blazers seperate.
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Old 04-23-2008, 03:49 PM
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Normally I wouldn't know what my bow does but I just got my commander in from Ben and did a little testing....It shoots my 28" GT 5575's (390gr) @300 fps at 29.5" 65lb draw weight....I was impressed with this bow and it is the quietest bow I have ever been around....Thanks Ben!!!
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Old 04-23-2008, 03:58 PM
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08' Ally, 30" DL, 69.5#, Smooth mods, Maxima 350s..... 315fps
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Old 04-23-2008, 04:06 PM
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Hoyt Katera, 27.5" draw + loop, 27 3/4" Eatson Epic St, 100 gr head, 68lbs., shot 302 today at the arch shop.
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