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PostPosted: Mon Apr 15, 2019 4:16 pm 
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Hi Yannick,

I was looking for a Chronograph myself a few months back, and after doing some research, purchased a Competition Electronics ProChrono DLX -I believe this unit offers the features, accuracy and connectivity you are looking for. The smart phone and PC apps work flawlessly, and results can be edited and emailed in various formats. My iPhone app even announces the shots in FPS. Accuracy quoted at +/- 5%. Mine works like a charm, no regrets in choosing this one. There are optional indoor led lighting strips available from the manufacturer, but if I ever have need, I'll just buy a couple rigid 12V LED strips off eBay (which can easily be bent into a curve) and make my own with a 12 volt DC wall Wart supply.

Here is a link to the manufacturers web site: https://www.competitionelectronics.com/ ... hrono-dlx/

I purchased mine from Pyramid Air down in the states but I see one can purchase on Amazon.ca as well: https://www.amazon.ca/Competition-Elect ... B0028MTBJ4

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 15, 2019 4:53 pm 
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Avianmanor wrote:
Hi Yannick,

I was looking for a Chronograph myself a few months back, and after doing some research, purchased a Competition Electronics ProChrono DLX -I believe this unit offers the features, accuracy and connectivity you are looking for. The smart phone and PC apps work flawlessly, and results can be edited and emailed in various formats. My iPhone app even announces the shots in FPS. Accuracy quoted at +/- 5%. Mine works like a charm, no regrets in choosing this one. There are optional indoor led lighting strips available from the manufacturer, but if I ever have need, I'll just buy a couple rigid 12V LED strips off eBay (which can easily be bent into a curve) and make my own with a 12 volt DC wall Wart supply.

Here is a link to the manufacturers web site: https://www.competitionelectronics.com/ ... hrono-dlx/

I purchased mine from Pyramid Air down in the states but I see one can purchase on Amazon.ca as well: https://www.amazon.ca/Competition-Elect ... B0028MTBJ4

Cheers!

Avianmanor



Great! Ill be ordering this one, found it here in Canada


https://www.oshoot.ca/en/chronographs/8 ... graph.html

Seems like the lower pro model is about $40-$50 cheaper but doesn't include the built in Bluetooth

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:43 pm 
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Get a protector for the front of your chrony because you're going to shoot it.
It's not a question of if but when!
I was sure it didn't apply to me but I clipped mine, it's still working but I chipped the back sensor. A protector wouldn't have saved it.
Get a thick piece of lexan so you can still see thru it?

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 22, 2019 9:33 pm 
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DocGadget wrote:
Get a protector for the front of your chrony because you're going to shoot it.
It's not a question of if but when!
I was sure it didn't apply to me but I clipped mine, it's still working but I chipped the back sensor. A protector wouldn't have saved it.
Get a thick piece of lexan so you can still see thru it?


Great, appreciate the advice! The one I ordered is Bluetooth via phone/tablet so I think ill really be able to put anything in front of it since I don't need to see the readout directly.

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 22, 2019 10:32 pm 
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Looks like you can get a debris shield for it:
https://www.competitionelectronics.com/ ... is-shield/
Not sure what kind of pellet abuse it would survive though...


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