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Old 02-10-2018, 09:16 AM   #1
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Old 02-10-2018, 09:39 AM   #2
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I have them on my pse. No issues. I'll use them again this year
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Old 02-10-2018, 09:54 AM   #3
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I have them on my pse. No issues. I'll use them again this year
Thanks! These will also go on a pse, if I can get this new bow bug to go away.
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bought my decree brand new in October, shot it in and then tuned. shot everyday, 10-20 shots a session, by December the center serving had started to separate. i re-served last week. also the serving is wearing where the string stop hits. i think the worst of that was before i put the top limb stop on.
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Not very impressed with the strings on my obsession. The string is fraying after less than one year of shooting.
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Old 02-10-2018, 10:18 AM   #6
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bought my decree brand new in October, shot it in and then tuned. shot everyday, 10-20 shots a session, by December the center serving had started to separate. i re-served last week. also the serving is wearing where the string stop hits. i think the worst of that was before i put the top limb stop on.
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Not very impressed with the strings on my obsession. The string is fraying after less than one year of shooting.
Hmmm.
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Old 02-10-2018, 10:23 AM   #7
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Hmmm.
yeah, ill be going to vapor trails as soon as i can. have a shoot in a couple weeks and dont want to mess with it now as i just finished tuning for 3d
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Hmmm.
I am going with bowstring depot on my next set.
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Not very impressed with the strings on my obsession. The string is fraying after less than one year of shooting.
Where is it fraying? If it's fraying, it's rubbing on something?
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Old 02-10-2018, 10:26 AM   #10
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Look at 60x. They make great strings.

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bought my decree brand new in October, shot it in and then tuned. shot everyday, 10-20 shots a session, by December the center serving had started to separate. i re-served last week. also the serving is wearing where the string stop hits. i think the worst of that was before i put the top limb stop on.
Separating at your nock or D-loop?
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Where is it fraying? If it's fraying, it's rubbing on something?
It is all over the entire string. No contact with anything. The cables are fine, but the entire string has small fibers sticking out like a cactus. I keep it lubricated regularly and baby it.
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Old 02-10-2018, 10:32 AM   #13
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It is all over the entire string. No contact with anything. The cables are fine, but the entire string has small fibers sticking out like a cactus. I keep it lubricated regularly and baby it.
That's crazy, my strings are 2 years old, only wear mine show are from me carrying it by the bow string. I just use the old Bohning wax stick.
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That's crazy, my strings are 2 years old, only wear mine show are from me carrying it by the bow string. I just use the old Bohning wax stick.
Yep. Itís a little depressing. I donít shoot that much and it sucks that Iíll have to replace strings before the fall hits.
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yeah, ill be going to vapor trails as soon as i can. have a shoot in a couple weeks and dont want to mess with it now as i just finished tuning for 3d
My shop carries ABB, and I don't want to mess with mine until after turkey season. My stock PSE strings are 5 years old and have been great and look brand new, but I was told it's time with that age.
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Old 02-10-2018, 10:40 AM   #16
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I've thought about using other strings and bring them to him and have them put on. My concern is having to pay him for setup and if something should go wrong with those I have to pay him for messing with them and also mess with the string maker separately.
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Yep. Itís a little depressing. I donít shoot that much and it sucks that Iíll have to replace strings before the fall hits.
What are you putting on your strings, maybe it's not compatible. Put some good old wax on there I bet your fraying disappears.
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What are you putting on your strings, maybe it's not compatible. Put some good old wax on there I bet your fraying disappears.
Fraying started while using wax. Switched to BowPro paste to try and stop it
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I use Scorpion Venom.
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Old 02-10-2018, 10:58 AM   #20
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Fraying started while using wax. Switched to BowPro paste to try and stop it
How often do you lubricate your strings
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How often do you lubricate your strings
About once a month or so
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About once a month or so
Maybe your excessive stroking is causing the fraying

Can you post some pics of your strings..... the fraying areas
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Maybe your excessive stroking is causing the fraying

Can you post some pics of your strings..... the fraying areas
Sure thing. I will get them when I go to shoot this afternoon.
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Old 02-10-2018, 12:13 PM   #24
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Separating at your nock or D-loop?
below my d loop, when i re served i locked in the sections like levi morgan does.
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Old 02-10-2018, 01:47 PM   #26
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That looks like wear areas from handling the bow by its string or something making contact with it. Also, rubbing the string back and forth with your fingers will cause that. I'd wax it up good, going one direction and keep shooting.
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That looks like wear areas from handling the bow by its string or something making contact with it. Also, rubbing the string back and forth with your fingers will cause that. I'd wax it up good, going one direction and keep shooting.
If anything it is from waxing it with my fingers. I wonít carry a bow by the string for a few diff reasons. Iíll try what you recommended and keep shooting!
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