View Full Version : ? about older XRG limbs

oil can dan
11-02-2010, 02:20 AM
hello, anybody have any older limb charts or a really good memory? I have a cougar speed flite that has a draw wieght of 85#. I don't think that is correct.the limbs are 16 15/16" long and thge stamp on the side is M-7.
what are the xrg limbs made of anyway? laminate maple? and what time era were they manufactured? thanx for any info. happy huntin

11-02-2010, 03:10 AM
Those limbs have been there in 1998.

Looks like they are the predecessor of the elite limbs that have been discontinued in 2010.

11-02-2010, 05:18 AM
I think the XRG's were used all thru the '90's. I have a set off a 1992 or '93 bow that are marked W7. They are wood laminate but not sure if it is Maple or what.
That bow would max at 65# but the limb deflection number used for a certain draw weight varies depending on the limb angle, ATA, and cam system.

oil can dan
11-02-2010, 03:59 PM
thanx alot guys,:)

11-02-2010, 06:50 PM
They are wood laminate

:eek: Martin was still using wood limbs in the 90's?

11-03-2010, 12:24 AM
Well... Hoyt had also Wood in their limbs. Barnsdale STILL offers wood limbs with his bows. Recurve bows use also wood limbs because they are better than 'foam' limbs.

But hey, those wood limbs were great. They did not even crack!