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Old 07-11-2017, 04:31 PM   #1
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Default Reverse Energy Bow, Flippers, and Round Wheel cams

I am on a quest to make a reverse energy weapon similar to this:
http://tinyurl.com/ybl9qohj

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Could a flipper bow be as compact and as powerful/fast?

Round wheel cams: http://tinyurl.com/y8afhdkc


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Old 07-12-2017, 11:29 AM   #2
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Flipper bow? Not really sure what you wanna do.
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Old 07-12-2017, 03:57 PM   #3
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Ok, Im pretty sure reverse limbs are primarily for extremely powerful crossbows with a relatively short draw length. Second I'm pretty sure that most cams are somewhat round, I've never seen a square cam.

And no idea about a flipper bow.
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