I am using a release and right now i am using it on the bow string itself. Now I know that this is going to wear on my string, so is there any suggestions on what i should use to prevent this wear or slow it down. I have seen loops that are made from stirng and also aluminum. The aluminum ones there are so many to choose from and I am just trying to get a feel if anyone uses these and what brands and or types. And is there any modifications to your bow, and your arrows? Do you move your nock or just remove it completely? Just trying to get some real world advice on these not from the manufacturer. Thanks for any advice.