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    Does anyone know the exact difference between the two, other than the obvious slight difference in the riser design and the axle to axle length being a little bit longer on the firecat. Also, do they shoot the same? Any info would be helpful. Thanks.

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    Lets see, Obvious riser design difference, differnt axle to axle length. Do they shoot the same? I doubt it! Maybe some of the shop guys could answer your question. But in the meantime, why not take a few monents and register, we can always use some more input.
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    I'm not trying to be a wise guy, but the Silencer(Gold Series) is cheaper than the Firecat 400(Pro Series), so that is another difference.
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    I've shot both, and couldn't tell a difference. Same speed, same noise level (quiet), and same amount of hand shock (very little), same smooth draw. The only real difference I noticed was that the Silencer weighs less. It's .2 pounds lighter. Doesn't sound like much, but once it's fully rigged for hunting or targets, it's a difference. I own a 2011 Firecat, and am getting ready to get a Silencer as well. The price tag is alot lighter on the Silencer as well. lol

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    The only difference is the riser that causes the increased weight. Other than that they have the same exact specs.

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    The two Martin bows I'm most interested in. Too bad I need about a 26" draw or I would likely have one of those already.
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