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What type/style of release does everyone prefer to use? I know I use different releases with different bows for different applications...Tell us why you like or dislike each!!

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I use the Scott Rhino XT. I love this release because of the hook style and it is super smooth.

I have never used a back tension release, maybe when I start shooting a target bow.

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Yeah Scott makes a hell of a product. I use a thumb trigger release out of a blind just because I dont have to worry about losing it and it works like a back tension in the aspect of locking in your forearm which helps with accuracy....use an index finger release for stands and spot and stalks though....

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I use a scott little bitty goose... I like it because I can leave it on and still have use of my release hand.  It is easily tucked away and I love the size.

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I shot the little bitty goose for a long time. I loved it!

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I shoot the Scott Little Bitty Goose right now. Have a Little Goose as a backup along with a Rhino. Like them in that order, but they are all great. I really want to try the new Tru-Fire that you can lock back away from your hand. Anyone use that one?

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Right now I'm still with my T.R.U. Ball Cyclone release and I love it. But I am looking at getting the Carter Quickie release. They are smooth but they are bit more pricey. 

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Tru ball makes a great product too so does carter, and yes they are expensive. I have a tru ball st360 and a max pro 4. I use the max pro more lately because I got a carbon matrix for blind hunting and wanted to try something new I guess. Took a ton of getting used to a handle release after using a wrist strap for so long. Its kinda a way to make shooting more interesting or challenging I guess.

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I use thumb release t-handle releases. I'm able to shoot them more consitantly with them. As of now I'm shooting the Hot Shot 3 finger Tempest. But I also have Carter BK Hunter/Fatboy and Spot Hogg Saturday Night Specials.

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scott little goose for hunting I love the smaller head Tru ball sweet spot three finger for target archery great for those who want to shoot back tension and feel a little better with the safety

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Another voter for the Lil Bitty Goose, have used nothing else for hunting for about 7 years now. Once I find something that works I almost never change.