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This is one alot of you have been waiting for, how to install the Ripcord arrow rest by Kenny ParsonVideo Rating: 4 / 5
Tags: arrow, Installation, Rest, Ripcord, tips, Tuning
July 21, 2011 at 2:53 pm (UTC 0)
Hey Man, Thx so much for having the vid it helped big time! I just installed this rest on my Mathews Switchback XT. After installation I fired a few arrows and they hit pretty darn close form before, the only thing I noticed was that my arrows are going into my block on a slight angle (nock points to the right). How do I adjust this so they fly in straight? My range is 10yds (garage) and I’m sure the arrows will worsen at a longer range. Thanks in advance.
July 21, 2011 at 3:14 pm (UTC 0)
are you still using the rip cord ? do you still like it as much?
seting up a new bow and i have orderd a rip cord want to know if i made a good choise! thanks !
July 21, 2011 at 3:49 pm (UTC 0)
what kind of square tool are you using? i need one.
July 21, 2011 at 3:50 pm (UTC 0)
oldschool with a compound bow? xD
July 21, 2011 at 3:58 pm (UTC 0)
Hey Kenny, I have a question when you let down will the rest go down or will it stay up like a qad ultra rest ?
July 21, 2011 at 4:29 pm (UTC 0)
July 21, 2011 at 5:28 pm (UTC 0)
@AIMO61 Sorry I’m busy. If I were you I would stay with the trophy taker, it’s what I use
July 21, 2011 at 6:27 pm (UTC 0)
Kenny..for some reason you never answer my questions :(…but do you prefer ripcord or QAD?? i m using trophy taker and thinking to change..
July 21, 2011 at 7:07 pm (UTC 0)
Thanks you made that look pretty easy for a layman to follow!!
July 21, 2011 at 7:50 pm (UTC 0)
what do you think of the QAD ultra rest?
July 21, 2011 at 8:46 pm (UTC 0)
Kenny, first thanks for all the great tips and info. I always enjoy your videos. Installed my new Ripcord Code Red today, upgrading from a WB. This is my first drop away since I have been reluctant to part with the ‘ol WB. The first five arrow group through the Ripcord made me a believer. Had to stop shooting groups to save my arrows! Excellent arrow rest, great turorial. Keep up the good work!
July 21, 2011 at 8:49 pm (UTC 0)
Thanx Kenny! Brother, you are the man…I have learned a ton from watching your videos…Keep up the good work and God bless!
July 21, 2011 at 9:46 pm (UTC 0)
Hahaha…I love how you said you don’t promote their products but you always keep pointing to your hat with the ripcord logo. It’s very eye catching. Great demonstration!!!
July 21, 2011 at 10:19 pm (UTC 0)
Just installed my ripcord drop away.. a nice blood red one… so far i love it..
thanks for the video, help me align it first try…
July 21, 2011 at 10:21 pm (UTC 0)
Booger and Snug Hehe
July 21, 2011 at 11:17 pm (UTC 0)
thanks for this tutorial. I was getting aggravated setting this up and I found your video. Thanks alot!!
July 21, 2011 at 11:39 pm (UTC 0)
@DEADBYTED get the QAD rest, its better!!
July 21, 2011 at 11:52 pm (UTC 0)
curious if this rest works well in bad weather such as 20 degrees and snowing?
July 22, 2011 at 12:40 am (UTC 0)
I loved this video, thanks!
July 22, 2011 at 12:43 am (UTC 0)
@DEADBYTED id say its worth the money. i have the code red on my bowtech and i havnt had a clearance problem yet
July 22, 2011 at 1:11 am (UTC 0)
hey gett4ing the new mathews z7… thinkin bout getting the new ripcord rest anyone tried it out?? worth the money?
July 22, 2011 at 1:12 am (UTC 0)
@GLOCKCOPG23 My friend uses a Ripcord Code Red on his AM 35. I use a QAD on my Firecat. Im switching to Ripcord due to vane clearance issues.
July 22, 2011 at 1:35 am (UTC 0)
hey kenny from watching your videos i have learned more than enough to develope a passion for tuning bows, i picked up a ripcord because it took you less then 10 mins to put it on and that says simple and it does the job, and simple is what you need in the field!
July 22, 2011 at 1:42 am (UTC 0)
I like the ripcord design, but I don’t want to pay the big bucks for it haha. Do you know of any cheaper drop away rests that are still as good?
July 22, 2011 at 2:16 am (UTC 0)
Does any body know if the Ripcord or QAD rest will fit on the Hoyt Alphamax or Maxxis with any difficulty. I heard that the “split riser” design may present problems. I’m torn between the Maxxis and Mathews Z7. Any opinions? Thanks
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