By Jason Reid
(USA) Birds of Prey like the Raptor are known to strike from anywhere with instant lethality, making them the perfect inspiration for the critically acclaimed Raptor family of Barnett crossbows, including the award-winning Raptor FX2 and the radically efficient BC Raptor Reverse.
Using their speed and maneuverability Raptors are considered to be one most efficient predators out there. These qualities are directly reflected in the FX2. At just 6.5 pounds, it’s easy to carry afield or use in the air. The light 150-pound draw produces an impressive 330 fps arrow speed and 97 pounds of kinetic energy.
Custom Composite Laminated Limbs are powered by Barnett’s exclusive Crosswire® String and Cable System for power and efficiency. The lightweight composite stock is topped with a CNC-machined 7/8″ Picatinny rail for solid and reliable scope mounting, as well as an adjustable butt pad that creates a custom fit for shooters of any size.
The Raptor FX2 also features Barnett’s new patented Floating Bristle Retainer (F.B.R.), providing superior arrow retention and assures proper arrow to flight track engagement. Safety features include an anti-dry fire trigger, finger reminders and pass-through foregrip.
Available with either a 4×32 multi-reticle scope or a premium red dot scope, the Raptor FX2 package …Read the Rest