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Yeah! That's my favourite taper with 1mm gzk too!
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Could be fun try if speed change much when adding width 2-3 mm.
I think this will give an uncomfortable draw though.
I guess that your favourite 0.72 is the best for 9.5mm ammo. Already ordered some to try out.
 

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For target practice at around 10 meters, I cut GZK 0.8 mm yellow to 19 cm length with a 20 mm to 10 mm taper for a cheekbone-based anchor point, and use 8.5 to 9 mm steel ammo.

Sufficient power, good (not measured) velocity, and the bands last a long time (close to 200 shots with the Dankung "Toucan"), which is OK in my opinion.
 

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For target practice at around 10 meters, I cut GZK 0.8 mm yellow to 19 cm length with a 20 mm to 10 mm taper for a cheekbone-based anchor point, and use 8.5 to 9 mm steel ammo.

Sufficient power, good (not measured) velocity, and the bands last a long time (close to 200 shots with the Dankung "Toucan"), which is OK in my opinion.
200 hundred shots is extremely low for me, as I would need to re-band daily.
I don't understand why you use such a long active length though. I use 18cm when shooting half butterfly, and when shooting fixed anchor I use 16cm. I use less drastic tapers though, so band life is good.
 

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I found that a 18 to 19 cm total length with thicker band rubber (0.72 to 0.80 mm) works out well for me in terms of the draw length i.e. the bone knuckle touching the cheekbone in full draw, particularly with the "Toucan".

My active band length is actually closer to 16 cm too (pouch wrap & tuck and the "Toucan" clamps use the rest)

That 18 cm total length would indeed be perfect for the half butterfly shooting style with thinner rubber i.e. something like 0.40 or 0.50 mm thickness, or Theraband blue to name a specific brand.
 

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I found that a 18 to 19 cm total length with thicker band rubber (0.72 to 0.80 mm) works out well for me in terms of the draw length i.e. the bone knuckle touching the cheekbone in full draw, particularly with the "Toucan".

My active band length is actually closer to 16 cm too (pouch wrap & tuck and the "Toucan" clamps use the rest)

That 18 cm total length would indeed be perfect for the half butterfly shooting style with thinner rubber i.e. something like 0.40 or 0.50 mm thickness, or Theraband blue to name a specific brand.
Oh, my mistake, you said total length and I thought active. Thanks for clarifying.
Yep, we are shooting the same length elastic.
Still, you are shooting way more rubber than I am, you must get very good speeds with 20/10!
 
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