Anyone put 80 – 85# limbs on a Z7Mag?

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  • October 5, 2013 at 3:53 pm #597651 Back to Top REPORT

    ManoftheNorth

    Joined: 8/31/2010
    It’s a question of interest… curiosity, nothing more and nothing less.

    I was looking at an older (2010) Monster 6 and the idea popped into my wee noggin… Why buy another bow, if speed is my need, just change what I already have… Overhaul it {#emotions_dlg.mathews_big_smile}
    I certainly have the physical ability to handle the draw weight, but can the Solocam design handle this modification?

    Could it be done using the existing hardware? What limbs would fit? Would the extra stress load be detrimental to the riser, bearings… me  {#emotions_dlg.mathews_doah}

    Thoughts?

    October 5, 2013 at 8:50 pm #597677 Back to Top REPORT
    gjarcher
    gjarcher

    Age: 70
    Joined: 10/3/2006
    Location: Colorado
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    Well, the issue really is to find limbs of the same length that fits the pocket and deflects with 80+ lb DW.  Off hand, I can’t think of any.

    I think the riser could handle it, and the cam certainly.

    You are venturing into the realm of Frankenbows …  no warranties, failures and damage on the Mad Scientist, any improvements due to the  Genius, it is frustrating, and fascinating, and satisfying.

    Good Luck. {#emotions_dlg.mathews_thumbs_up}

    October 5, 2013 at 9:16 pm #597693 Back to Top REPORT
    bm2
    bm2

    Age: 34
    Joined: 8/19/2004
    I see no reason unless you are going to Africa.  but I cant say much being both my hunting rifles are 50 cal
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