A Review Of The Barnett Penetrator Crossbow
A crossbow made for hunters by hunters, the Barnett Company has a legacy of creating solid crossbows designed for the needs of hunters. This Barnett Penetrator Crossbow review will show that every crossbow is designed with the same forward thinking philosophy of quality and durability, whether it is a less expensive lighter model or some of the heavy hitters Barnett offers.
Adding onto a half century of superior performance, Barnett hopes to continue its reputation as a superior crossbow manufacturer through the raw power of the Barnett Penetrator Crossbow.
Let’s take a moment to review this crossbow and see how it compares to other lines of crossbows made by Barnett as well as similarly priced crossbows from other manufacturers.
Barnett Penetrator Crossbow review
Among the most powerful crossbows sold by Barnett, the Barnett Penetrator Crossbow continues the legacy of incredible power with a high draw weight and force that packs a punch. With a shot through foot stirrup design, you are guaranteed accuracy even with a more powerful crossbow.
As with other crossbows sold by Barnett, the Penetrator Crossbow comes with a 5-year limited warranty on problems resulting from construction of the bow.
As always make sure you take the time to lube up any moving parts as well as the strings at least once after every 10 firings.
Remember, the better you care for your crossbow, the longer it will last.
Specifications of the Barnett Penetrator Crossbow
This Barnett Penetrator Crossbow review will continue with the specifications behind the power of this hunter’s favorite.
At 32.8 inches by 12.2 inches by 7 inches, the Penetrator Crossbow weighs 8.6 pounds on its own and between 14 to 15 pounds (depending on who you ask) when shipped.
The weight and size allows for a whopping 350 FPS firing velocity aided by a 175-pound draw weight. Producing 116 foot-pounds of energy, the 12-inch power stroke built into the Barnett Penetrator Crossbow provides quite the wallop.
If you want a powerful crossbow, then you should strongly consider the Barnett Penetrator Crossbow.
What do I think of the Barnett Penetrator Crossbow?
As you might expect, the power provided by this crossbow is one of it’s strong points, making it a great choice for hunting.
I found it easy to assemble with only a minimal amount of time necessary spent reviewing the manual and constructing.
Known for its longevity, this crossbow is fast and hits hard. Also, it’s well balanced and very accurate.
At the same time, the Barnett Penetrator Crossbow is not without its faults. Individuals mostly found fault with the accessories, including the arrow holder, the quality of the arrows, and the quality of the scope.
In addition, remember that you have only 30 days to return defective parts.
The Barnett Penetrator Crossbow is not perfect.
But it offers an incredible amount of force with a straightforward and relatively light design.
Barring any issues you have in the first day of use, you can expect to have the Barnett Penetrator Crossbow for a long time.