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  1. Thread: Legal Question

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    Also called border services at the Peace Bridge...

    Also called border services at the Peace Bridge and they confirmed that there would be no issue. Suh-weeeeeeeet!
  2. Thread: Legal Question

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    Thanks everyone for chiming in! I'll be bringing...

    Thanks everyone for chiming in! I'll be bringing my kit with me!
  3. Thread: Legal Question

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    Legal Question

    I don't know where to properly post this, so here it goes...

    I'm moving to the US (from Canada) and wanted to bring my archery equipment with me - a 45# take-down, three broad heads and 12 arrows...
  4. Thread: Sage grip mod

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    Sage grip mod

    I love shooting the Sage, but I find the grip a little thick and uncomfortable, and I wanted to deepen it a bit so the shelf rests a bit over my hand. Has anyone done this? I was thinking that I...
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    I have experienced low shots too. I've been told...

    I have experienced low shots too. I've been told that the arrow is n ow pinter lower due to all three fingers canting it down. It seems to make sense. But being double nocked should have taken of...
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    Switched to three under, and well..

    I just started shooting three under (from split) to help with accuracy and consistency. Amazingly enough, my groupings are tighter and I am noticeably more accurate, but the bow sounds much louder.
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    Thanks everyone for the advice. I read the...

    Thanks everyone for the advice. I read the article on bare-shaft tuning and will be doing it this week - thanks Easykeeper! I'm busting out the tape... I realize I squared my arrow at the 0 mark on...
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    Changing Nock Position... Not liking it

    Hey everyone!

    I recently took the advice of some fellow shooters and starting nocking my arrow below the nock point. I've always shot above the nock, but as I'm going into hunting, I'm told...
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    Thanks to everyone for their input and personal...

    Thanks to everyone for their input and personal experiences, all very much appreciated. FMJ, that was some explanation and it really helped.

    I was toying around with the Stu Miller calculator and...
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    All great info guys - thanks a ton! I hadn't...

    All great info guys - thanks a ton! I hadn't considered gaining momentum as the arrow flies further down range. With enough practice I can easily adjust for the loss of trajectory. It looks like I'll...
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    Just downloaded the calculator - amazing tool!...

    Just downloaded the calculator - amazing tool! Thanks for the suggestion Slayer!
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    KE and Trad bows

    Hey y'all...

    I was wondering what the tipping point is for bow speed and (arrow) grain weight when determining KE, that is getting diminishing returns. At what point is so much speed lost that the...
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    Bassin, thanks for the Limbsations link - they...

    Bassin, thanks for the Limbsations link - they look great! After testing the wrapped limbs, there was no discernible difference in arrow flight. Accuracy was the same and was the "thwack" when the...
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    Thanks for the feedback everyone. I'll be...

    Thanks for the feedback everyone. I'll be shooting the bow tomorrow and let you know how it goes!
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    Camo Limb Wrapping

    I'm preparing for turkey season and decided to wrap my limbs (45# Samick Sage) in Knight and Hale cloth camo tape to give me an edge over the birds' legendary sight. All I've noticed so far is a...
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    This is great Lug! I'll definitely experiment...

    This is great Lug! I'll definitely experiment with strand number to see what fits my needs (and bow) best. It's all about testing right now.
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    Thanks for the detailed breakdown LBR! And thanks...

    Thanks for the detailed breakdown LBR! And thanks for pointing out that it's more about tuning than the material - my geek brain has blinders some times.
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    Thanks everyone for chiming in. I went ahead and...

    Thanks everyone for chiming in. I went ahead and ordered a string (before I had the chance to read most of the comments) from Ballistic and took the advice of the guy that is building the string. I...
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    Yup, phenolic reinforced limb tips.

    Yup, phenolic reinforced limb tips.
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    "Fast Flight" for Recurve

    I'm looking to get a fast flight string for my recurve and was wondering what would be the best parameters for the string.
    I'm using a 45# Sage (50# at the fingers - 30" draw) with 14-strand Dacron...
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    Thanks all - I fletched right wing feathers with...

    Thanks all - I fletched right wing feathers with a right off set and they are flying great! Tight groups (overlapping) and straight - couldn't ask for better.
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    Thanks gents - right off-set it is!

    Thanks gents - right off-set it is!
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    First Fletching

    Hey y'all! I'll be fetching my first arrows tomorrow and need some advice. I shoot left, but have access to right wing feathers, which I believe will pose no problem for a lefty to shoot. Yet, I want...
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    joebehar, I won't be able to share just as yet -...

    joebehar, I won't be able to share just as yet - I've already promised some material to my brother-in-law. I don't want to start a family feud over string!
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    I'll give Kawartha a call. Oh, 60X got back to...

    I'll give Kawartha a call. Oh, 60X got back to me, and it looks like he can help me out. Thanks for the lead!
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    Thanks joebehar, I live in thew Bayview Steeles...

    Thanks joebehar, I live in thew Bayview Steeles area so getting to Tent City is easy. I looked at BPS site and they have nothing I'd need other than center serving and the serving tool. Then again I...
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    DssBB, I'll definitely PM and see what he has....

    DssBB, I'll definitely PM and see what he has. Thanks!
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    Raymond, thanks for the list, I'll get callin'.

    Raymond, thanks for the list, I'll get callin'.
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    I meant berapaw serving tool, not stringer - oops.

    I meant berapaw serving tool, not stringer - oops.
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    Building Strings

    I'm starting to build my own Flemish strings and was wondering if there was a supply store somewhere in the Toronto area. I'd rather buy from a store than pay shipping and handling (on-line). Looking...
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