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I had a QAD on the Monster and got it to tune extremely well. However, the QAD timing should be retarded as much as possible, only coming full up in the last 1/8" of draw, or so rather than the recommended 1/2". QAD recommends 1/2" of final draw to allow for anchor creep, however the Monster/MR-series bows will not tolerate that much creep, and 1/8" is sufficient ... if you creep more than 1/8" with the Chill R, and it doesn't try to rip out of your hand, the cams aren't timed correctly. After getting the QAD timing as retarded as possible, then Creep Tune. I found with the Monster I had to slightly advance the top cam to compensate for the QAD's actuating cord's pull on the bottom cam. Personally, I love the QAD, and use it on the solocam bows, but I really like the Trophy Taker Smackdown Pro FC over the QAD for several reasons: - It doesn't affect the AVS cam timing. However, I still recommend Creep tuning. - The containment is superior to the QAD. The QAD would not reliably contain the super-skinny shafts, like the .239" o.d. Victory VAP 300. - The rest is quieter and no mole skin is required except on the launcher. The side-loading containment bar is rubber coated, and the launcher is buffered by rubber buttons. - It has more fletch clearance. - It is easier to time. Some Cons with the TT Smackdown that isn't an issue with the QAD are: - On let down there is no ready capture position. Pad the riser with mole skin. - The TT arrow holder may interfere with fixed-blade broadhead clearance for arrows shorter than DL. Three blade BHs are best oriented as in inverted-Y, otherwise if one blade is oriented down it may catch on the arrow holder, pulling the arrow off the string ... not a good thing.
I think that both the TT Smackdown and QAD would benefit from a micro-drive rest, similar to Spot Hogg rests. Care must be taken with both the TT and QAD to not overtighten the bolts. Making super small centershot adjustments is very difficult, almost hit and miss. Both QAD and Trophy Taker have excellent Customer service. I needed a replacement loading gate on one Smackdown, and some repair work on a second Smackdown, both my fault, and they were taken care of at no cost and rapid turnaround/response. I bent the dog pin on a QAD Ultra-rest (mistimed shooting a FOB), and QAD also had no cost rapid turnaround. You can't go wrong with either company's Warranty or CS.
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