Made for hunters who require more power. Thicker alloy barrel, 3/8" hardened, stainless shaft, trigger mechanisms are carbide tipped and all models are equipped with 5/8" Hi-Mod bands that feature stainless wire wishbones. The XHD is the gun of choice for commercial and hard-core shooters. Three bands and a heavy shaft will punch through just about any fish, which is why the Shark Research Institute depends on the XHD for tough jobs like radio tagging 40' (12.2 meter) whale sharks.
The Guns overall length is 42" (107 cm) the 17-4 JBL728NW shaft is 28" (71 cm) long with a 3/8" (9.5 mm) diameter. Gun is equipped with the JBL519 Shock Line. Guns range is17' (5.18 meters). The three 5/8" (16 mm) O.D. JBL316 slings with 302 stainless steel wishbones give maximum power. Let's get right to the point, these tips are designed to punch through even the toughest fish, penetrating thick skin and hard bone. Constructed of hardened 17-4 stainless with a razor sharp finish.