Barnett’s New Whitetail Hunter® STR Redefines the Standard for Lightweight, Affordable Performance

Tarpon Springs, FL (July 23, 2019) – Made and designed specifically for the whitetail deer hunter, Barnett’s new Whitetail Hunter® STR features a compact, manageable profile that hunters of all sizes and skills can manage. From adult to youth hunters, the Whitetail Hunter® STR is your go-to crossbow for taking on those trophy bucks.

The newest addition to Barnett’s popular Whitetail Hunter® series, the 

Whitetail Hunter® STR is easier to cock than ever thanks to Step-Through Riser (STR) technology. The STR reduces the length of the crossbow by integrating the foot stirrup directly into the riser. On foot or in a stand, the Whitetail Hunter® STR hunts light and fast. The crossbow weighs in at just 6.6 pounds and drives an arrow at a scorching 375 feet per second, delivering all the knock-down power you will need for even the biggest deer.

The Whitetail Hunter® STR comes ready-to-hunt with all the accessories a deer hunter needs, including a 4×32-millimeter Multi-Reticle Scope already installed. The Whitetail Hunter® STR is extremely easy to assemble, as well. Simply insert and tighten just one bolt and you are ready to start shooting. 

Barnett has the deer hunter covered with numerous safety features, including a TriggerTech trigger, anti-dry fire technology, finger safety reminders, and a patented arrow retainer.

Even with all these features and power, the Whitetail Hunter® STR is among the more affordable crossbows available today. If deer hunting is your passion, Whitetail Hunter® STR is your crossbow. 

Whitetail Hunter® STR Features

  • TriggerTech Frictionless Release Technology
  • Single Bolt Assembly
  • Fiberglass Composite Step-Through Riser
  • Soft-Lok™ Floating Bristle Arrow Retainer
  • Anti-Dry Fire (ADF) Trigger System
  • Metal Injection Molded (MIM) Trigger
  • Custom Composite Laminated Limbs
  • One Picatinny Rail
  • Crank Cocking Device Compatible
  • Finger Safety Reminders
  • Pass-Through Foregrip
  • 4x32mm Multi-Reticle Scope
  • Mossy Oak Bottomland Finish Whitetail Hunter® STR Specs
  • Length (with stirrup): 34 7/8″
  • Width (uncocked): 20 1/8″
  • Weight (overall): 6.6 lbs.
  • Speed (380 grain arrow): 375 fps.
  • Axle to Axle (uncocked): 18 1/8 in.
  • Powerstroke:15 7/16 in.
  • Kinetic Energy: 118.6 ft. lbs.
  • MSRP: $399.99

From its inception, over a half century ago, Barnett Crossbows has led the industry with pioneering innovations and patents to become the world’s number one manufacturer of crossbows. Barnett’s engineers have created its latest range of crossbows based on the changing needs and desires of today’s hunters. Lightweight, adjustable and powerful, Barnett has brought crossbow technology to the height it stands at today. Barnett is committed to delivering high quality performance products with unparalleled service and value for all that use the Barnett Range. Built for maximum speed, efficiency and Built for the Hunt!

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