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azone5
04-04-2008, 04:27 PM
After 11 weeks, she showed up yesterday (Red, 26", 50#) and I got more than I bargained for. I shoot an 05 Allegiance and an 06 Equalizer at 26", both 60#. I expected the Fire to have comparable speed to the Equalizer but expectations were for a smoother draw cycle. I shot all three at 53# with a 288 gr. Lightspeed and got the following:

Allegiance 273
Equalizer 283
Fire 290

The Fire was the hands over winner in every respect. Much easier to draw than the Equalizer, smoother than the Allegiance, had a better wall, and it was FASTER. After three rounds thru the Fire I was shooting it much better than I ever shot my 2007 Hoyt Proelite. This bow's a winner. I ordered a camo version before I left the shop (60#, 26") .

Pics will come next week. I'm using a borrowed computer. Mine crashed two weeks ago.

I'm one happy camper. It came in perfect. Good strings, etc. No problems whatsoever. THANKS Elite!:applause::drunk:

Slugger
04-04-2008, 04:34 PM
sounds great! congrats and thanks for the info!

Takeum
04-04-2008, 04:49 PM
Azone.. congrats.. I knew you'd like that new Fire.. I absolutely LOVE mine! I like it better then the GTO and the Synergy so far.. I haven't tried the XXL yet, but Im not looking for a target bow anyway... I just flat out love teyh way it holds, shoots and performs in everyway.....:humble:

Rattler
04-04-2008, 04:52 PM
Sweet! thats burning some carbon!

shootstraight
04-04-2008, 05:41 PM
Congrats and glad you like the bow. I shot a fire at our shop about a month ago, my draw is 29". I already have a regular xxl but shooting that fire caused me to order an xxl with the fire cams. Can't wait, oh and then I come across a good deal on an Aigil, somebody stop me. That makes 4 Elite's :kick:

KARBON
04-04-2008, 06:14 PM
Congrats.

I can't wait until mine gets in. 4 weeks or so already.

Headofahessian
04-04-2008, 06:14 PM
Uhg your not making waiting any easier!

sts3d
04-04-2008, 10:00 PM
Uhg your not making waiting any easier!
I feel your PAIN!!!!!!!!!!!

trophytaker75
04-05-2008, 09:59 PM
http://i151.photobucket.com/albums/s147/trophytaker75/thisthreadispointless.jpg

Cant wait to see her this is good news havent heard much about the fire.

2xR
04-06-2008, 12:37 AM
Congrats on the fire!!! Don seems real reasonable on his prices to!