Tuesday, May 23, 2023

Barnett’s Hyper XP 405 Features Versatility and Power

Tarpon Springs, FL (May 18, 2023) - The Hyper XP 405 is built around the narrow diameter HyperFlite arrow. Barnett® is the first crossbow company to improve the “ammo” in the crossbow category by advancing the technology of narrow diameter arrows into the crossbow platform. HyperFlite narrow diameter arrows provide numerous advantages. Deeper penetration, less wind drift, increased durability and engineered to deliver maximum kinetic energy. This is truly a do-it-all crossbow that is maneuverable, powerful, and versatile.

The Hyper XP 405 features a narrow 10 in. axle to axle profile when cocked, making it super maneuverable in tight quarters. The short, custom composite laminated limbs and Hunter Pro Scaled HPX cams provide plenty of power without added fore-end weight for a more stable shooting platform. The parallel limb configuration, combined with a track-mounted string dampener, significantly reduces recoil and noise during the shot while enhancing accuracy.

As its name implies, the Hyper XP 405 is built around Barnett’s HyperFlite narrow-diameter arrow technology. Pairing the Hyper XP 405 with 22 in. .204-diameter HyperFlite arrows provides a deadly accurate combination of blistering speed, maximum kinetic energy, and deeper penetration. Increasing the arrow’s 21% FOC and 61% greater ballistic coefficient reduce wind drift and improve downrange accuracy.

As a result, the Hyper XP 405 sends the small-diameter HyperFlite™ arrows downrange with incredible speed - up to 405 ft. per second and delivers 138 ft. lbs. of kinetic energy! The Hyper nock increases string-to-nock engagement by 30 percent resulting in increased accuracy, reduced string wear, and no dry fires. The arrows boast a straightness tolerance of +/- .001 inches for supreme accuracy and consistency.

The Hyper XP 405 also features a metal-injected molded trigger and TriggerTech™ Frictionless Release Technology (a $200 value). This provides a reliable, crisp, 3-pound pull for consistent shots and improved accuracy. An Anti-Dry Fire (ADF) system and a nock sensor ensure the crossbow cannot fire unless the arrow is loaded correctly. Finger safety reminders above the generous pass-through foregrip keep fingers well out of the string path, and an adjustable buttstock allows for a perfect length-of-pull fit so the XP 405 can be fitted for youth, women and men.

The 4-5x32mm red/green illuminated scope offers precise target acquisition in a full range of ambient light conditions from twilight to high noon. A multi-position premium quiver completes the package for the ultimate shooting experience. Last but not least, the Hyper XP 405 features a simple, three-bolt assembly, one bolt to attach the riser to the rail and two screws to attach the foot stirrup. The color pattern for this crossbow was and still is available in Veil Cervidae, but an OD Green pattern is now available.

The Hyper XP 405 is a value that only Barnett can deliver. In a world of extremes, they have found balance. The Hyper XP 405’s weight distribution and narrow profile make this crossbow feel more like shooting a gun than a bow. Which is what most shooters are aiming for. A crossbow platform that transfers their shooting skills from one form to another without having to make many adjustments or compromises. Transfer the skills you have developed shooting long guns into archery flawlessly with the Hyper XP 405.


Hyper XP 405 Features:

  • HyperFlite .204 small-diameter arrow
  • TriggerTech 3-pound zero creep frictionless release technology - a $200 value
  • Single bolt assembly
  • Soft Lok™ floating bristle arrow retainer
  • Anti-Dry Fire (ADF) trigger system
  • Metal Injection Molded (MIM) trigger
  • Custom composite laminated limbs
  • Three Picatinny rails
  • CCD compatible
  • Finger safety reminders
  • Track-mounted string dampener
  • CNC machined aluminum Hyper-Flite track
  • Multi-position adjustable length-of-pull butt stock with cheek comb
  • Pass-Through foregrip
  • Veil Cervidae and OD Green color patterns available

Hyper XP 405 Specs:

  • Length: 33 in.
  • Width Axle-to-Axle (cocked): 10 in.
  • Width Axle-to Axle (un-cocked): 16.25 in.
  • Weight: 6.6 lbs.
  • Speed (380 gr.): 405 fps
  • Powerstroke: 13.4 in.
  • Kinetic Energy: 138 ft. lbs.
  • Draw Weight: 213 lbs.
  • Finish: Veil Cervidae camo
  • MSRP: $599.99

HyperTac™ 420 Package:

  • 4x32mm red/green illuminated scope
  • 2 HyperFlite™ .204 small-diameter, 22 in. arrows
  • Premium side-mount quiver
  • Rope cocking device
  • Lubrication wax
  • Installation hardware

About Barnett Crossbows

Barnett is the first and longest-standing crossbow company with a storied heritage. Founded in 1962, we are the pioneer of the modern-day crossbow. Barnett's tradition of innovation has brought about numerous "firsts" in the crossbow & archery industry for the past 60 years. Barnett innovates and supplies a broad spectrum of high-performance and value-driven crossbows, vertical and youth bows, and archery accessories popular with both hunting and recreational shooters. Barnett is also the leading provider of slingshots and accessories.