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Mathews Reezen 6.5 trouble
« on: July 21, 2012, 06:12:08 AM »
has anyone out there had problems with the bowstring going past the string dampeners and get caught behind them after every shot.  its a new problem.  someone said its string stretch and the string is oscillating.  what do you guys think.   :dunno:
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Re: Mathews Reezen 6.5 trouble
« Reply #1 on: July 21, 2012, 06:50:14 AM »
Windy- Have you ever changed out the string stops? If not start with that, next look at your idler wheel, strings may have stretched enough to cause the lean to put the string angle out too far. No problems there, I would next call Mathews or a good Mathews dealer and ask their techs.
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Re: Mathews Reezen 6.5 trouble
« Reply #2 on: July 21, 2012, 06:52:39 AM »
I have a Reezen 7.0 and I had the same problem.  I fixed it by buying new rubber dampeners AND you HAVE to buy the Dead End String stop to put on your bow, by doing those 2 thngs it will stop your issue.

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Re: Mathews Reezen 6.5 trouble
« Reply #3 on: July 21, 2012, 06:55:07 AM »
Good call on the deadend Bowhunter  :tup:
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Re: Mathews Reezen 6.5 trouble
« Reply #4 on: July 21, 2012, 07:00:29 AM »
thanks guys.  i will do that today!!  not familiar with the dead end, but will be by the end of the day. 
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Re: Mathews Reezen 6.5 trouble
« Reply #5 on: July 21, 2012, 07:03:28 AM »
sorry, i looked it up after posting.  i have the deadend on my bow now.  will change out the sting stops, but will also look at the wheel lean. 
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Re: Mathews Reezen 6.5 trouble
« Reply #6 on: July 21, 2012, 07:09:35 AM »
Windy- Mathews did a change on their string stops around the time the Reezen came out. If you have the ones that are rounded at the ends those are the newer ones. If they are more pointed those are the older ones, I still think youu may have some lean going on.
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Re: Mathews Reezen 6.5 trouble
« Reply #7 on: July 21, 2012, 07:43:54 AM »
Could be a torque problem too? :dunno:
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Re: Mathews Reezen 6.5 trouble
« Reply #8 on: July 24, 2012, 07:17:54 PM »
Windy- Mathews did a change on their string stops around the time the Reezen came out. If you have the ones that are rounded at the ends those are the newer ones. If they are more pointed those are the older ones, I still think youu may have some lean going on.

the new string stops fixed it.  swooowee man,   glad thats done.  thanks jbar
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Re: Mathews Reezen 6.5 trouble
« Reply #9 on: July 25, 2012, 03:56:46 PM »
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