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Old 04-04-2009, 07:25 AM
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i recently got a used Outback for deer and turkey hunting. the bow came set up with everything but string scilencers. my problem is that my "zero" keeps dropping. last week i was shooting at 40 yards and was hitting the 10 ring consistantly. i was shooting today and my 40 is about a foot and a half low. i have a single pin HHA sight and i know i am setting the sight on my 40 yard mark. idk what could b causeing this.
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Old 04-04-2009, 07:48 AM
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Your string could be stretching or your arrow rest is dropping. Both causing the point of the arrow to start out lower than your original zero. Re-check your arrow's nock height and rest mounting screws and re-zero your bow.
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Old 04-04-2009, 03:42 PM
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Or it could be as simple as the nocking point sliding up the serving---or the center serving slipping up the string.
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Old 04-08-2009, 06:42 PM
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Ditto what both the above guys said!!!! What kind of rest is on the bow??? The NAP QT2000's are notorious for this!!!!
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Old 04-09-2009, 12:53 PM
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they both could be right or ur sight could be moving or moved when u sat it down if it was not tight
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Old 04-09-2009, 01:05 PM
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Walks and BG are giving you some very good things to check! Let us know if you get it worked out.

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