Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Question about Martin STS

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Question about Martin STS

    What is the rod made out of on the martin sts? The sts is 30 dollars, but i am thinking about just buying a carbon cable rod and put the sts bumper on to it. I can do this for 10 dollars plus shipping from the martin website. What do you guys think?

  2. #2
    Senior Member HawgEnvy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Ionia(I-OWN-YA)Mi a prison town,go figure
    Post Thanks / Like


    I think you'd save $20. Post picks when ur done. Look about 3 threads down. I posted a link to a diy sts
    '14 ChillR 28.5"/74# Extreme Recon sight,Schaffer Opposition rest,LS modular stab, Beman ICS Hunter 340

  3. #3
    Super Moderator bfisher's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Middletown, Pa, USA
    Post Thanks / Like


    I don't think the carbon rod is going to work. Because the string does not track to the middle of the riser the rod has to have a dog leg (bend) so you can adjust the bumper so the string hits the bumper in the middle. You could get their dog legged cable rod, but need to ask what it's made of. If it's aluminum then you can just do a little measuring and cut it off. If it's the older stainless steel rod then it would be a lot tougher.
    If You're Not Living on the Edge You're Taking Up Too Much Space
    Martin Gold Plus Staff Shooter
    Alien Mafia
    PSAA Life member, UBP Life member
    PADI AOW Diver

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts