nock

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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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An ideal release nocking point is normally even to 1/8-inch high (1/8- to 3/8-inch high for finger shooters).
Once the tuning process is complete, record all settings, such as center-shot (the distance from the sight window to the center of the arrow), axle-to-axle bow length, nocking point setting (from level), and peep sight height (from the nocking point to the center of the peep).
Two common types of nocking points are sold: heat-shrink, and clamp-on.
After seeing that, we started to monitor our nocking loop location, and anytime we started shooting low we would take a measurement using a 6-inch ruler we carried with us.
Basic set-up involves installing an arrow rest and adjusting it properly, installing a nocking point or string loop, positioning a peep and/ or kisser button, and adding string accessories as necessary.
A nocking loop totally contains the nock and eliminates this variable.
In addition to the fit of the nock onto the serving, there is another fitting to consider--the actual nock points or nocking loop on the string.
I would do this by adjusting one thing at a time, starting with the most simple - the nocking point.
Nocking loop: Unless you've done so recently, replace your nocking loop at least two weeks before hunting season.
Or you can move your nocking point up or down the string.
No arrow torque: Nocking loops pull the string both above and below the arrow's nock.
Those in favor of a system with no down pressure feel that centering the arrow in the nocking loop improves arrow flight because the shaft makes less contact with the rest as it speeds forward.