Switching from a short/medium barrel to a long barrel
Just wondering how easy it is to switch from a barrel length  say between 48-51 in length to a 54mm plus barrel ??
Looking forward to hearing some advice and opinions
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I regularly switch between around 38mm to around 52mm. I don't see any problem. If it's the same barrel shape, essentially all that's changing is a slight change in the centre of gravity
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It's a personal thing.
For me the length of a barrel is the least important thing, way after the grip, weight and width.
You will not know until you tried it.
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For me the most important thing is overall setup length. I don’t have much trouble switching between 46mm-54mm length barrels with a straight shape. With a shorter barrel like 46-47mm I prefer a medium shaft and Harrows standard flights. While something around 52-54mm I’d use an in between shaft with the same flights. Changing the barrel shape to a bomb or elliptical usually means a change in flight shape for me. Like stated before it’s all personal and you will not know till you try. 

Darts: Unicorn T90 20g from mid 80’s
Shafts: Target Pro Grip medium
Flights: Harrows Marathon Shape

2018 180’s - 8
2019 180’s - 8
The Highest Checkout: 150
Best 501 Leg: 14 Darts
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