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#3300927 - 07/24/13 03:25 PM Questions for Ten Point owners?
4 Point

Registered: 03/22/02
Posts: 339

I am interested in buying a Ten Point bow(maybe the Titan). I have been by a few shops and have seen some with the Acudraw & Acudraw 50 on them. My first question is does this not make a rattle sound/vibration when shot?? I looked at one with the Acudraw 50 on it but the handles and hooks would not retract all the way into its self, is there an adjustment to make it full retract or is this one bad??


#3301034 - 07/24/13 05:31 PM Re: Questions for Ten Point owners? [Re: ]
6 Point

Registered: 08/10/12
Posts: 754

Pro's -- you don't have to carry a rope cocking device.

Con's --1)Doesn't reel back in perfectly every time. The hooks have to nest partially inside the plastic housings and the handles have to be turned the right way because they have magnets that attract each other thru the stock to hold them.
2) The plastic covers stick out 1.5" or so on each side, making it cumbersome. Imagine your butt stock having a bulge in the middle that is 3" thick.
3) Makes that heavy crossbow even heavier.

Personally, I sold mine and went back to my rope cocker...
She told me if I go hunting one more time she's gonna leave me......I'm gonna miss her...

#3301485 - 07/25/13 07:22 AM Re: Questions for Ten Point owners? [Re: SCAT]
10 Point

Registered: 08/09/08
Posts: 3296
Loc: SouthWest TN

No, the accudraw doesnt make noise when the crossbow is fired. Its got a little tension on the strings which keep it in place. I use the accudraw when hunting from treestands because i found using a rope cocker unsafe at heights.
#3318772 - 08/10/13 11:22 PM Re: Questions for Ten Point owners? [Re: BlackBelt]
6 Point

Registered: 04/25/12
Posts: 710
Loc: harriman. TN

I've got the accudraw and like it a lot...string is tensioned evenly on both sides everytime...
#3355879 - 09/11/13 06:33 PM Re: Questions for Ten Point owners? [Re: gatodoc]

Registered: 08/31/02
Posts: 42314
Loc: Lebanon,TN USA

All you have to do is get the Accudraw back and then snug it with the handle. No rattle ever. On several occasions, I have gotten second shots at second deer using it. I believe the ratchet sound, to some degree attracts them, especially young ones. I could explain that but it would take another page. Just relate it to the glottal pulse in a doe's cohesive grunt or a hand operated deer call such as Woods Wise.

You can cock or re-cock in the stand without standing up. To me, that is a huge advantage for second shots.

Constipation has ruined many a good day. Not as many as stupidity, though.

#3356011 - 09/11/13 08:00 PM Re: Questions for Ten Point owners? [Re: bowriter]
8 Point

Registered: 08/08/01
Posts: 2423
Loc: shady,tn

I have a turbo xlt II with an acudraw..I love the put tension on the cocker with the crank..although I did choose it over the acudraw 50 because the ones in the shop didn't seem to have enough tension on was even hanging out some..i can hear no noise from it at all..and im glad now that I got it instead of the 50
#3365609 - 09/19/13 08:43 AM Re: Questions for Ten Point owners? [Re: fins&fur]
8 Point

Registered: 05/05/13
Posts: 1682
Loc: Bedford county TN

I have the crank on mine and love it. Got 2 shots at turkeys one day sitting on the ground they just sat there watching me crank the string back. Couldn't have done it with a rope.
"You can't kill 'em on the couch."

#3366811 - 09/20/13 04:13 AM Re: Questions for Ten Point owners? [Re: bowriter]
6 Point

Registered: 02/24/07
Posts: 658
Loc: Pinewood (Hickman County)

 Originally Posted By: bowriter

You can cock or re-cock in the stand without standing up. To me, that is a huge advantage for second shots.

Good point.
Wait...what...second shot ?
Just kidding and that is a great advantage that has never crossed my mind and I will be considering it in the very near future Im sure.
Life is too short.
Live for the moment.

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