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    Length of End Loops for Prod String?

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    Post by banuvatt Fri Nov 15, 2019 1:34 pm

    I was wondering what length should the end loops be for the prod string? I tried searching online multiple of times couldn't find any information relating to this topic.
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    Post by stuckinthemud1 Fri Nov 15, 2019 3:10 pm

    Depends on your stringing method.  If you use a stringer and slide the string loops along the prod then the loops must be big enough to facilitate this. Otherwise the loops should be fairly snug but not too tight
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    Post by banuvatt Sat Nov 16, 2019 6:42 am

    The prod is going to be made out of rattan a type of palm, pretty light draw weight. So I am not sure if a stringer is even necessary.
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    Post by Geezer Sat Nov 16, 2019 7:46 am

    I usually don't use my stringer/bow-press for crossbows under @ 80 lb.  I can do it by myself in the shop, though my system can damage a prod if done wrong. Geezer.

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