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05-15-2010, 07:36 AM
Would anyone know the ATA and Brace of an 05 shadow cat with elite 70 lb limbs, nitrous x a cam?
05-15-2010, 08:23 AM
Should be at or close to 40 1/4" with a 6 1/2" brace height.
05-15-2010, 09:41 AM
I talked to Joel yesterday and he said 40 1/4 and 8 1/2 but I'm at 41 1/2 and 8 13/16 with brand new strings and cable and max lb of 68. So what's my next move?
05-15-2010, 10:50 AM
If possible check if your string and cables are on spec. :)
05-15-2010, 11:12 AM
I,m going to do that tomorrow. Do I need to measure them under tension and from inside to inside the loop or outside?
05-15-2010, 12:45 PM
In my eyes the difference is that small that you do not need to worry about that. I always measure form inside of loop to inside of loop as this is the effective lengths on the bow.
05-15-2010, 06:22 PM
I knew that 6 1/2" brace height wasn't right, but don't remember where I saw it. Obviously a typo. It is 8 1/2", Don.
Can't remember seeing it, but what cams do you have? I mean which size Nitrous? There are three; A, B, and C. Cable lengths for all three are the same. String length differs.
Cable length is 42.75"
Also, because of the different sizes the brace height will vary a bit with A Nitrous being lower than B and B being lower than C. I believe the factory specs are with the C Nitrous.
05-15-2010, 07:45 PM
I have Nitrous A cams and the sticker on the bow says 53.25 and 42.75. Would the ATA be different between cam sizes, being over by 1.25 seems like a lot? The string set only has about 50 shots on them so I'll measure them tomorrow and get back with my findings.
05-16-2010, 02:42 AM
The ATA will not change significantly with a different Cam size. :)
05-17-2010, 07:20 AM
Well I measured the string and cables and the measurements are right on and the cams are timed perfect but I'm still 1" over on the ATA and 3/8 over on brace. At this point I'm clueless as to how to correct the problem if in fact it really matters that much so I'm open to sugestions.
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