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#3244051 - 05/10/13 10:12 PM Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!!
UTGrad
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After shooting today I noticed a huge splinter popping off my bottom limb.











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#3244063 - 05/10/13 10:26 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: UTGrad]
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Snip it off, and rock on. Still under warranty I'd assume? Get them replaced.
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#3244090 - 05/10/13 11:21 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: UPSman]
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yep.....that sucks, but should be under warranty
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#3244121 - 05/11/13 05:54 AM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: TNDeerGuy]
bowhunter163
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Just a little bump on the limb and they will splinter I guess.
Seen a bunch of Hoyt's do this .... Hoyt will replace them for sure though.


Edited by bowhunter163 (05/11/13 05:54 AM)
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#3244172 - 05/11/13 08:14 AM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: bowhunter163]
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I am taking to Archery Den this morning and have Jeremy look at it. That where I bought the bow.
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#3244891 - 05/12/13 02:41 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: UTGrad]
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Get it fixed up?
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#3244899 - 05/12/13 03:27 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: Rickym]
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Bummer
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#3244908 - 05/12/13 04:02 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: muddyboots]
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It's fine. Peeled off the splinter and applied clear nail polish. Good to go!
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#3244925 - 05/12/13 04:38 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: UTGrad]
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 Originally Posted By: UTGrad
It's fine. Peeled off the splinter and applied clear nail polish. Good to go!


I assume you do mean until they get you new limbs?
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#3244931 - 05/12/13 04:55 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: TheAirMan]
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 Originally Posted By: UTGrad
It's fine. Peeled off the splinter and applied clear nail polish. Good to go!


I assume you do mean until they get you new limbs?


Not right now lol

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#3244959 - 05/12/13 06:15 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: UTGrad]
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Now my rig has some character lol



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#3244962 - 05/12/13 06:21 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: UTGrad]
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Are they not going to fix it ?
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#3244963 - 05/12/13 06:23 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: bowhunter163]
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 Originally Posted By: bowhunter163
Just a little bump on the limb and they will splinter I guess.
Seen a bunch of Hoyt's do this .... Hoyt will replace them for sure though.

Yep for some reason you see it a lot with Hoyt's. they build a nice bow though. They should reace them no questions asked though. Still you expect more than to have problems from a product that expensive.
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#3244966 - 05/12/13 06:30 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: paradis1142]
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Hoyt will fix it under warranty...but from all indications this will cause no long term problems.
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#3244967 - 05/12/13 06:32 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: UTGrad]
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 Originally Posted By: UTGrad
Hoyt will fix it under warranty...but from all indications this will cause no long term problems.
it won't cause problems , but I for sure would have them fix it . Especially if you ever plan on selling it . It will definitely decrease value later on. And might as well have it fixed since its their product .
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#3245012 - 05/12/13 07:39 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: bowhunter163]
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That stinks...I would get new limb for sure if their going to fix it. Hope you get it taken care of...hate to hear that. I love Hoyt's.
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#3245059 - 05/12/13 08:16 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: Bootlegger]
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It's your choice but no way in the world I would not have a new set of limbs on the way.. especially with Hoyts "lifetime" warranty which means as long as they still have parts for it...lol
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#3245170 - 05/13/13 12:09 AM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: UTGrad]
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I was gonna recommend duct tape \:D
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#3245172 - 05/13/13 12:21 AM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: catman529]
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 Originally Posted By: catman529
I was gonna recommend duct tape \:D


You would! \:D LOL

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#3245177 - 05/13/13 12:50 AM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: TNDeerGuy]
UTGrad
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Actually I've changed my mind. I'm up at this hour with severe allergies and can't sleep lol

Im going to get the limbs replaced but continue to shoot in the interim.


Edited by UTGrad (05/13/13 12:52 AM)

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#3245350 - 05/13/13 09:28 AM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: UTGrad]
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I would too...
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#3245404 - 05/13/13 11:00 AM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: catman529]
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Duct tape is just too flashy. I was think go with some Elmer's glue. ;\)
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#3245437 - 05/13/13 11:51 AM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: fasteddie]
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Once I get new limbs...

...she's getting Energy Wave Strings!

Oh Yeah

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#3246389 - 05/14/13 03:18 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: UTGrad]
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There is no way I would continue shooting until it was replaced.
JMO \:\)

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#3252047 - 05/21/13 03:27 PM Re: Ahhhhh!!!! Nooooo!!!! [Re: StalkingWolf]
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Not going to affect the way the bow shoots at all and not dangerous. I have an old Ultratech that did the same thing.
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