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#2933711 - 09/05/12 11:32 PM Mathews switch back
southernhunter
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What are the worth now days ? What do you all get out of them in fps ? Looking at buying one
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#2933804 - 09/06/12 07:01 AM Re: Mathews switch back [Re: southernhunter]
REM7
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Bare bow or setup?
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#2933849 - 09/06/12 07:59 AM Re: Mathews switch back [Re: southernhunter]
Andy S.
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 Originally Posted By: southernhunter
What do you all get out of them in fps?
29" draw, 70lbs, 80% let-off, 425 grain arrow, 275 fps, 71 ft/lbs of kinetic energy.

This link has some reviews, albeit they are dated (2005), they are still worthy of reading. http://mathewsinc.com/product/switchback/

Best of luck in your final decision.
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#2933885 - 09/06/12 08:25 AM Re: Mathews switch back [Re: Andy S.]
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In my lowly opinion the Switchback is the best bow Matthews has ever made. I shot a buddies and it is sweet. From what I have seen online your looking from $450 to $600 dependent on what comes with it.
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#2933893 - 09/06/12 08:30 AM Re: Mathews switch back [Re: redheadshooter]
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 Originally Posted By: redheadshooter
In my lowly opinion the Switchback is the best bow Matthews has ever made.
x2...especially if you are talking about a pure hunting bow.
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#2934479 - 09/06/12 05:11 PM Re: Mathews switch back [Re: Andy S.]
southernhunter
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Guy is asking 375 it has a drop away rest cheep sights ,l
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#2935228 - 09/07/12 09:46 AM Re: Mathews switch back [Re: southernhunter]
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Great price Id jump on it if in good shape
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#2936332 - 09/08/12 11:21 AM Re: Mathews switch back [Re: volsgo1]
double browtine
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I bought a used switchback xt about 6 weeks ago and i love it. Paid 450. Had a whisker biscuit, a dozen arrows, kwickee quiver, a release and the guy also threw in an old the block target. First shot out of it hit the bullseye at 25 yards. I had a mathews Ultralight I bought new in 1993 or 94. It shot great but the switchback xt has little shock after the shot. I would buy that one for 375 if i were you.
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#2936375 - 09/08/12 12:53 PM Re: Mathews switch back [Re: double browtine]
switchbacker
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i wish i still had mine, best bow ive ever owned
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#2936517 - 09/08/12 04:44 PM Re: Mathews switch back [Re: switchbacker]
Radar
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Good price . Check the string and cable too . Make sure they are in good shape as well as the overall shape of the bow .
I never owned one , but have shot one and I would also say its the best bow Mathews ever made . If they brought that model back with a few refinements , I'd buy one .
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