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Off brand cranks

Post by vpsaline » Mon Nov 11, 2019 8:01 am

Can g340 bow make use of some off brand cranks? I find Excalibur offerings quite expensive...?

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Re: Off brand cranks

Post by amythntr » Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:08 am

vpsaline wrote:
Mon Nov 11, 2019 8:01 am
Can g340 bow make use of some off brand cranks? I find Excalibur offerings quite expensive...?

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....I personally would not risk it!

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Re: Off brand cranks

Post by onebigskittle » Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:24 am

I wouldn't trust another brand. Remember Excaliburs are number 1 for a reason.

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Re: Off brand cranks

Post by vpsaline » Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:33 am

Are Excalibur mounting holes in a proprietary position?
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Re: Off brand cranks

Post by W.Miguire » Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:48 am

Get your self a Charger you won't be sorry . Well worth the money . no modifying and you won't void your warranty .
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Re: Off brand cranks

Post by amythntr » Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:49 am

vpsaline wrote:
Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:33 am
Are Excalibur mounting holes in a proprietary position?
....don't know what you mean by "a proprietary position?"

..... the holes are positioned to accept the two piece bracket that comes with the crank. They have to be installed. The crank snaps into the bracket; cannot come out unless you pull on the pin (under spring tension) to release the cranker....which allows you to remove the cranker once cocked and then later put back on when you either need to recock or decock....

......I cannot over stress....the cranker is ;engineered and designed so well....the handle snaps in to the cranker, comes with a safety strap and a lever (under spring tension) to release the handle!!!

......Proceed with extreme caution in purchasing any aftermarket crank which is not properly designed for the Excalibur....remember the draw weight of your bow...is the "after market" crank designed to take on such a weight???....Is the string that comes with the crank?....is it silent?...can it decock or do you have to shoot an arrow...are their safety mechanisms built in???? on and on and on!!!

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Re: Off brand cranks

Post by janesy » Mon Nov 11, 2019 12:45 pm

Remember a couple years ago those offshore knock off cranks were letting go on people. If I recall correctly it went on Norm's 405, or someone he knows.

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Re: Off brand cranks

Post by Bcxbow » Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:22 pm

Don’t know anything about this place but you might want to give them a call with a price like this. Looks like they are in Ohio

https://www.kamessports.com/excalibur-charger-ext-crank
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Re: Off brand cranks

Post by AJ01 » Mon Nov 11, 2019 2:12 pm

Bcxbow wrote:
Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:22 pm
Don’t know anything about this place but you might want to give them a call with a price like this. Looks like they are in Ohio

https://www.kamessports.com/excalibur-charger-ext-crank
If these price is right on the website link posted...I don't think you will find one cheaper anywhere!!! :think:

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Re: Off brand cranks

Post by amythntr » Mon Nov 11, 2019 2:41 pm

Bcxbow wrote:
Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:22 pm
Don’t know anything about this place but you might want to give them a call with a price like this. Looks like they are in Ohio

https://www.kamessports.com/excalibur-charger-ext-crank
....WOW!....they seem legit!

....I would jump all over this if I was in the market for one....no need to buy an off brand.....make sure it comes with the brackets.

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Re: Off brand cranks

Post by OhioXBowhunter » Mon Nov 11, 2019 4:01 pm

Bcxbow wrote:
Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:22 pm
Don’t know anything about this place but you might want to give them a call with a price like this. Looks like they are in Ohio

https://www.kamessports.com/excalibur-charger-ext-crank
Great find think I’m going to buy one and have a back up at that price.
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Re: Off brand cranks

Post by amythntr » Mon Nov 11, 2019 4:29 pm

.....I sent them an email asking if the bracket comes with the cranker....if it does it is one heck of a deal!

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Re: Off brand cranks

Post by janesy » Mon Nov 11, 2019 5:09 pm

I can't visit the website :( . For the first time my phone has let me down. Now I officially hate Huawei as much as you guys do.
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Re: Off brand cranks

Post by xcaliber » Mon Nov 11, 2019 5:11 pm

W.Miguire wrote:
Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:48 am
Get your self a Charger you won't be sorry . Well worth the money . no modifying and you won't void your warranty .
W.M.
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Re: Off brand cranks

Post by ko4nrbs » Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:22 pm

When I cock my Exomax with the C2 crank it’s scary how much power there is in the limbs. I can’t even imagine using an off brand cocker. It’s scary enough with the Excalibur C2.
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