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nock

1. a notch on an arrow that fits on the bowstring
2. either of the grooves at each end of a bow that hold the bowstring
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Second, the loop pulls evenly above and below the arrow's nock so there is no down-pressure on the shaft as there would be when attaching the release under the nock.
One of the most positive steps Nock have taken, besides streamlining fiscal discipline at this vital Olympics body, is to address the perennial dearth of technical muscle in our sports.Nock's recent formation of a technical think-tank to drive performance is a welcome first.
With nocks, nibs, inserts and broadheads, I don't number them.
Tergat said they have exhausted all avenues to save the project including going to the Nock General Assembly but none has borne fruits.
Recommendations for an easier order process from dealers also prompted Nock Out Lighted Nocks to create and implement the portal.
A treble loomed after Talbot's Ardagh Cup success last October but Nock were determined not to let it happen on their patch as Paul Burns broke down the right then cut back for Esplin to net in 63 minutes.
Simply rotate your nock to change the position of the feathers as they pass over the rest and riser, until you minimize contact.
An illuminated nock also makes it easier to retrieve the arrow in low light, whether it passed through the target, fell out along the escape path or completely missed the animal.
Fearless Bello Nock was in Dubai on giving demonstrations of strength to tourists in front of the Burj Khalifa -- and he laid down the gauntlet.
Nock came out fired up after the break and showed their intent when McMenamin's shot rattled the bar.
But One shoulder-fired weapon of its type stands out among all the rest, the Nock Volley Gun.
Nock sets up big week After a five-month winter recess, Stratford returned to action with a bumper eve-offestival crowd and nobody was more pleased to see the course back on the rota than Cheltenham trainer Susan Nock, who struck with 25-1 shot Mylord Collonges.