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    Stonedog
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    200# prod source

    Post by Stonedog on Mon Apr 15, 2013 2:25 pm

    I refuse to order from Alchem anymore....it took them 4 months to send me (2) delrin roller nuts.

    Sorry, but that ain't so good!

    Anyway...anyone used Slobows before?

    OR

    That being said....does anyone have a steel prod in the 170-200# range they would be willing to sell me??
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    Re: 200# prod source

    Post by kenh on Mon Apr 15, 2013 7:15 pm

    I've seen good comments about slobows. But ask what's in stock rather than just ordering. Don't have any steel prods but a fiberglass tension bar laminate prod is over 200# draw, adjustable downward...
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    Re: 200# prod source

    Post by Hotspur on Sat Apr 27, 2013 12:51 pm

    I have an order in with slowbow for a 250#. I gather it has shipped cheers ...will post some pics when it gets here.

    I also have an order in with http://www.binghamprojects.com/ for a couple of pieces of their Powertuff glass. I want to make some kind of modern crossbow with it, maybe a reverse draw Scorpyd type thing.

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    Re: 200# prod source

    Post by Stonedog on Sat Apr 27, 2013 2:17 pm

    Yeah, he is great with the communication!

    I ordered a SB113 from him and it arrived this past Tuesday! 200 lovable, deer killing pounds!
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    Re: 200# prod source

    Post by Hotspur on Tue May 07, 2013 12:29 pm

    New Slowbow prod SB113

    250 lbs (untested)
    Length 72.5 cm
    Center 4.4 cm
    tips 1 cm
    weight 806 grams

    I'm unsure if the abrupt angle of the recurve is good. Anyone have any thoughts on that?


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    Re: 200# prod source

    Post by kenh on Tue May 07, 2013 1:16 pm

    Nothing wrong with the angle to my eye. Similar to some of the Asian "horsebows".

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