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which release to get

Old 02-11-2003, 08:56 AM
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I currently shoot a Scott lil goose but I am getting a new bow and getting more serious about shooting so I am wanting to get a better release for shooting indoors and 3-d. I have lots of friends that shoot carters but i am kinda drawn to the tru-balls. I think that I want one that is triggered by your thumb. I am leaning towards the chappy boss or the extreme so I am wanting to get some input from you guys. What releases do you like and out of these two that I mentioned are there any preferences. Thanks in advance.
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Old 02-11-2003, 09:11 AM
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I have 2 extremes.

Both the extreme and Chappy are good releases as to which one its up to you if you can try them both and pick the one thats feels comfortable.

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Old 02-11-2003, 12:26 PM
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TruBall would get my vote. My favorite is my Chappy Boss, I have a little boss and sweet spot. All of them are great releases . . . the sweet spot helps with aiming ALOT! Visit your local pro shop and try a few different ones and see which you like the best.
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Old 02-12-2003, 04:12 PM
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I would second trying a few different releases to make a better informed decision-both truball and carter make great releases. Find the one that feels good for you.
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Old 02-13-2003, 06:52 PM
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parker_man: The Tru-ball Chappy Boss is a good choice, also the Extreme or Double Extreme. I think you would also like the Carter Insatible or the Insatible 2, both are triggered by the thumb, as far as a BT release the Atension would be a good choice, it is unlike the Tru-ball Sweet Spot, has no safety but an audible clicker.
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Old 02-19-2003, 07:12 PM
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If your a caliper man? You might want to try the tru-ball wildthing. It is a mixture of both a hand held and a caliper release. I' ve shot one for the past three years and it has never let me down.
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