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#5434266 - 11/20/14 06:46 PM [censored] vane using drop away rest?
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If your using a drop away rest, does it really matter if your off colored vane is pointed north or south?

When we shot spring rests the [censored] vane was always pointed away from the riser
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#5434279 - 11/20/14 06:58 PM Re: [censored] vane using drop away rest? [Re: txtrophy85]
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Originally Posted By: txtrophy85
If your using a drop away rest, does it really matter if your off colored vane is pointed north or south?

When we shot spring rests the [censored] vane was always pointed away from the riser



I always turn my cocked vane pointed straight up
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#5434287 - 11/20/14 07:05 PM Re: [censored] vane using drop away rest? [Re: txtrophy85]
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Originally Posted By: txtrophy85
If your using a drop away rest, does it really matter if your off colored vane is pointed north or south?

When we shot spring rests the [censored] vane was always pointed away from the riser



It doesn't but, my spine is always mark by my cockk vane. There for always up.

Some bows you have to be careful though with cables and flething contact

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#5434574 - 11/20/14 09:44 PM Re: [censored] vane using drop away rest? [Re: txtrophy85]
kmon1 Offline
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Agree with Bobo. Fletching cable clearance or for spine orentation, otherwise the fletching orentation should not matter with a dropaway. I test with a vain pointed down when installing one for max clearance
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#5434665 - 11/20/14 10:48 PM Re: [censored] vane using drop away rest? [Re: txtrophy85]
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I'll reiterate what was said above. It doesn't matter with a drop away rest. Having said that, mine is always pointed up as well. It's just how I have it set up.

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#5435410 - 11/21/14 11:47 AM Re: [censored] vane using drop away rest? [Re: txtrophy85]
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Mine stays up. grin

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#5435984 - 11/21/14 05:56 PM Re: [censored] vane using drop away rest? [Re: Bullfrog]
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Originally Posted By: Bowhunt Only
I'll reiterate what was said above. It doesn't matter with a drop away rest. Having said that, mine is always pointed up as well. It's just how I have it set up.
Originally Posted By: Bullfrog
Mine stays up. grin
lol X2. How my old rest was and how I've been shooting for Evers.

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#5436484 - 11/21/14 11:04 PM Re: [censored] vane using drop away rest? [Re: Bullfrog]
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Originally Posted By: Bullfrog
Mine stays up. grin

roflmao cheers

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#5436513 - 11/21/14 11:20 PM Re: [censored] vane using drop away rest? [Re: txtrophy85]
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UP always.
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#5436845 - 11/22/14 09:08 AM Re: [censored] vane using drop away rest? [Re: txtrophy85]
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All my vanes are the same color confused2
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#5443257 - 11/25/14 06:23 PM Re: [censored] vane using drop away rest? [Re: P & Y]
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Originally Posted By: P & Y
All my vanes are the same color confused2

Yeah but one is still the cocked vane, it's just a case of orientation and I'll leave it at that.
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#5443535 - 11/25/14 08:47 PM Re: [censored] vane using drop away rest? [Re: txtrophy85]
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I always put my cocked feather out.

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#5443539 - 11/25/14 08:49 PM Re: [censored] vane using drop away rest? [Re: txtrophy85]
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doesn't that get you in trouble at HEB????
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#5445260 - 11/26/14 09:23 PM Re: [censored] vane using drop away rest? [Re: txtrophy85]
GLC Offline


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I guess I am the only one that shoots it straight down.
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#5447072 - 11/28/14 09:48 AM Re: [censored] vane using drop away rest? [Re: Bullfrog]
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Originally Posted By: Bullfrog
Mine stays up. grin

well played
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