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    Default sts setting

    Have a 09 Bengal and I have a sts on it . My problem is after a few shots the rubber end on the sts will pop off. It seem like the string is not hitting it square. I have adjusted it a number of times. My real question is does the sts rest on the string or do you mount it a little short of the string. Thanks

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    Many ways of doing it. My sons is a credit card away. Mine is touching it. You have to experiment. The STS should be centered. In other words the string should go down the middle of the stopper.

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    I took the rubber off mine and centered the rod on the string first. Once that was done I put the rubber back on and it was good to go. My string is touching the STS barely.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sharxfan View Post
    I took the rubber off mine and centered the rod on the string first. Once that was done I put the rubber back on and it was good to go. My string is touching the STS barely.
    This is how most people do it

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    Quote Originally Posted by SonnyThomas View Post
    Martin manual says a gap of 1/16".
    Yep. Up to 1/8 on my bows, the size of the gap doesn't make a big difference anyway.

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    mine are all set w no gap,just barely touching. Working great. Idk bout most,but I serve the area that contacts the sts. Some bows come factory served,but mine are all add ons
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