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#3325242 - 08/16/13 07:36 PM Poindexters
cozy23
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Anybody ever had any work done at Poindexters? Just got my bow back. Got a new string and cable put on and I'm having to use my 50 yd pin to hit at 20yds. I expected to have to make some adjustments. And my rest is so out of time it's ripping my fletchings off. Hope I didn't just waste over 100 bones just to have to go pay somebody else even more to fix it.
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#3325277 - 08/16/13 08:26 PM Re: Poindexters [Re: cozy23]
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Take it back . I've never been there , but any shop that's worth a dang will acknowledge their mistake and fix it .
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#3325302 - 08/16/13 08:47 PM Re: Poindexters [Re: bowhunter163]
UTGrad
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Go to Energy Wave Archery.
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#3325350 - 08/16/13 09:25 PM Re: Poindexters [Re: UTGrad]
TNDeerGuy
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I would be taking it back, and pray that they will fix it or refund your money. I've only had warranty work done there. Friendly and personable people, but they are a fishing shop that sells bows on the side—not always the best combination. I've always had to straighten out and redo everything they have done once I got home. If I didn't have the equipment and the knowledge to do my own work here I would be giving Matt at EnergyWave a call—he does great work and makes the best string out there in my opinion. If I'm not mistaken, he is still charging $55 locally with the string installed, setup and tuned.
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#3325624 - 08/17/13 11:05 AM Re: Poindexters [Re: TNDeerGuy]
cozy23
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Wow! I feel like I got ripped off now. I'm taking it back here in a few. The guy on the phone said "they don't tune them when they restring them". I wouldn't be bringing my bow to be restrung if I had the equipment to "tune" it.thanks guys.
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#3325674 - 08/17/13 12:20 PM Re: Poindexters [Re: cozy23]
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Dang cozy....that is one of the most absurd things I've ever heard coming from any "shop"—hope you get it worked out!

What kind of string did they sell you...America's Best?
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#3325727 - 08/17/13 01:49 PM Re: Poindexters [Re: TNDeerGuy]
cozy23
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Just got back. He moved my rest cord down a lil bit on the cable which helped quite a bit. Still tore a fletching off at home. Every time I shoot a group they are low and right. Also none of them are hitting the target at the same angle. Got some work to do now before season starts. I could keep em in 3in groups at 35 yds before all this.
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#3325749 - 08/17/13 02:21 PM Re: Poindexters [Re: cozy23]
bowhunter163
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Ok , now that you have given them their chance . Write them off and take it to Matt he won't let you leave without it being right . And make sure to try your next set of strings through him .

Edited by bowhunter163 (08/17/13 02:22 PM)
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#3325784 - 08/17/13 03:08 PM Re: Poindexters [Re: bowhunter163]
squattin dogg
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Who worked on it for you . I have been going to Poindexters for years and have never had a problem. Of course I do alot of my own work at home .
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#3325794 - 08/17/13 03:31 PM Re: Poindexters [Re: squattin dogg]
cozy23
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 Originally Posted By: squattin dogg
Who worked on it for you . I have been going to Poindexters for years and have never had a problem. Of course I do alot of my own work at home .

Not sure who did the work. It was the an older dude.

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#3326394 - 08/18/13 08:08 AM Re: Poindexters [Re: cozy23]
squattin dogg
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call them back ask to speak to SCOTT HICKSON . Tell him I sent you and the problem you are having . He will make it right . This just blows my mind that this happened to you as I have never had a problem with this shop over 20 something years.
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#3326421 - 08/18/13 08:39 AM Re: Poindexters [Re: cozy23]
hoyt30
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Take it back and see Scott as sd said. Never had a problem with his work.
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#3326428 - 08/18/13 08:47 AM Re: Poindexters [Re: hoyt30]
squattin dogg
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 Originally Posted By: hoyt30
Take it back and see Scott as sd said. Never had a problem with his work.
He is the only person that touches my archery gear .
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