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    Post by HCshield842 Wed Jul 16, 2014 1:44 pm

    Have you used a crancking device to lighten the draw on your 150# beast? If so, How much did you pay for it and where could I get one?
    I'm a cross bow rookie, just bought a Barnett Quad 400 and so far still in the process of sighting it in.
    Any coment will be appreciated.
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    Post by Todd the archer Wed Jul 16, 2014 3:51 pm

    Barnett makes a cranker that is made to be used on their crossbows. Check on their website for more info.

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    Post by jaeger22 Thu Jul 17, 2014 10:39 am

    This is not a "crank" type device but a rope & pulley set up and it will lower your pull weight to an easy 75#.
    http://www.amazon.com/Barnett-Crossbows-17014-Cocking-Device/dp/B0013RBCZG

    It is faster and cheap. But you will need a place at the back to hook the rope to.

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