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How to Choose the Best Bow String Silencer

There are different types of bow accessories that hunters can consider. Every hunter should prioritize on working with the right bow string silencer. Individuals who are hunting are required to remain stealth always. A good silencer should be capable of muffling out noises produced by arrows. Again, they should have high precision and increased stability.

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Working with a noisy bowstring should be avoided since it can produce oscillations that affect the hunter’s hand and even alert the prey. Minimizing noise is an effective way of reducing vibrations and giving the user an increased and balanced accuracy. The following are the top-rated bow string silencers that you can find on the market:

Mountain Man Beaver-Balls

This is an essential hunting tool that adds a little camo and something natural to the look of a bow. Beaver fur is used in making the beaver balls. It comes with a pack that is helpful in dampening the string. It is a cheap and camouflaged tool. Its installation is not painless because the string must be separated first. The furs used in making the beaver balls can come off and fluff up over time as they can easily get wet.

Pros

  • Great sound reduction
  • Great name
  • Natural camouflage look

Cons

  • Not-waterproof
  • String separation installation
  • Real-fur

Mossy-Oak String Silencers

The mossy-oak is also referred to as cats-Whisker silencer because if its style. It is a waterproof tool which is made from synthetic materials. Its installation is ore easier as compared to the beaver balls because there is no need of separating the string. However, it might be difficult to get the tie-on installation. This tool is effective in reducing noise.

Pros

  • Waterproof
  • 4 pack

Cons

  • Tie-on installation

The Bowjax 1036 Ultra Jax II

The BowJax Company is known for making limb dampeners that are almost similar to these bow string silencers. The use of limb dampeners is an effective method of reducing noise and absorbing vibration. This tool is highly effective even though it does not have a pretty look. It comes with limbs that are well-designed to absorb vibration.

Pros

  • Aerodynamics (speed)
  • Color choices
  • Good vibration absorption

 

Cons

  • String through installation
  • Does have a subtle design
  • Carbon Express 57509

Carbon express silencer has a cats-whisker style. It comes with rubber silencers that can be installed easily and cheaply. Its unique pack has a set of strings which can be used to create four silencers. It can comfortably cover two bows. It is an affordable tool even if it is not highly effective.

Pros

  • Waterproof
  • Downright cheap

Cons

  • Tie-on installation