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  1. they do, and they have done exactly that...I am a...

    they do, and they have done exactly that...I am a member of the Carpenters Union and we have, in our most recent contract, taken a cut in pay increases and benefits to keep construction in generally...
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    served bundle diameter of a new string set will...

    served bundle diameter of a new string set will change holding weight as well. a smaller diameter will produce more holding weight and a larger diameter will produce less, because the different...
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    it's called the "point blank range". it's the...

    it's called the "point blank range". it's the distance that two different trajectories arrive at the same point along their respective trajectory. even though one will have a higher arch than the...
  4. amazing ain't it.... nearly a thousand bucks for...

    amazing ain't it.... nearly a thousand bucks for a bow and they can't see justification for the cost of a drum of grease, even though the wages they pay, are low and "non-union".

    as for the...
  5. Thread: hows my form

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    a bit long...... that could be why you get pulled...

    a bit long...... that could be why you get pulled off the stops.
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    that short string cost you some draw length, too....

    that short string cost you some draw length, too. but if your like most of the other guys on here, you probably could use a little less draw length !.
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    I remember those, well !..... I had a PSE...

    I remember those, well !.....
    I had a PSE "Citation" about the same time the "Tamerlane" was popular.
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    you poke a hole in a deer in the right place and...

    you poke a hole in a deer in the right place and it will die. the damage from any broad head in the right location will not stop bleeding before the deer looses enough blood pressure to stay...
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    that's a blow-up, waiting to happen !!.....don't...

    that's a blow-up, waiting to happen !!.....don't draw it any more. get it to a shop and have them relax the limbs, then call BowTech for a new set.
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    as usual, draw length ridiculously too long and...

    as usual, draw length ridiculously too long and as just about everyone these days because of this, way too closed a stance. all this adds up to an instability when you need to hold a bit longer as in...
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    there's no difference between hunting shot and a...

    there's no difference between hunting shot and a target shot. out of position shots are dealt with, by have good isolated back tension, so that your lower body doesn't effect the shot,
    as you...
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    if the point of this forum is to "make...

    if the point of this forum is to "make intermediate or advanced shooters out of average shooters, then we have to allow the average guy to participate and ask "average questions". which in my...
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    well put Mahly..... another example of the...

    well put Mahly.....
    another example of the fact, that there re certain elements and rules to archery that just simply need to be adhered to, regardless of "what works best for you". as with...
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    I hear you Mahly.... the thing is, to put a...

    I hear you Mahly....
    the thing is, to put a score on what determines "intermediate or advanced" is asking for people to consider this forum an "elitist group of snob shooters". if there had been...
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    there's no "easy way out" with this. serving the...

    there's no "easy way out" with this. serving the peep in might or might not affect the peep coming up right. it's all a compromise that needs to be found out when the entire bow is set up and resdy...
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    states are becoming more lapse on transport.......

    states are becoming more lapse on transport.... Wisconsin just passed the uncased bow law about a year ago. you don't have to have your bow in a case to transport it in a vehicle.
    I think it was...
  17. correct !. if you shot a recurve "low wrist", the...

    correct !. if you shot a recurve "low wrist", the joint between your thum and hand would last about ten minutes and it would be so sore from the shock, that you wouldn't be able to draw the bow. ...
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    popular as all get out, just before the...

    popular as all get out, just before the mechanical releases started to show up. those and a "ledge" were really the first "releases".
  19. low wrist is considered the best condition,...

    low wrist is considered the best condition, because it releases all the stress in the wrist and allows bone-to -bone contact of the wrist structure for the best repeatability. in order for there to...
  20. Thread: Form question

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    draw length long. your stance is not "too...

    draw length long.
    your stance is not "too open", it is "too closed". the above poster doesn't understand what "open or closed stance" refers to. it does not refer to how far apart your feet are....
  21. some people have problems with this because they...

    some people have problems with this because they don't have a good "looking straight ahead and head erect" form and to closed a stance. the further you need to crank your head around towards your...
  22. Thread: Score??

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    nice buck, 130's. not real massive in main beam,...

    nice buck, 130's. not real massive in main beam, but nice looking with decent height. wallhanger for sure !. as said, that is a good candidate for a European mount!.
  23. Ptoid, when a shop invests in these high cost...

    Ptoid,
    when a shop invests in these high cost tools, like a good press, they are "specialty tools" and completely amortized on their business taxes the first year they get them. as well, the...
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    the string tracks and the bearing pockets would...

    the string tracks and the bearing pockets would be my concern. the powder coating will make them narrower/smaller. if you mask them off, there's no reason they couldn't be powder coated.
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    like I said....any release you get, only works as...

    like I said....any release you get, only works as good as you "work it'. if you set it hot, you have to work it gently on a let down......but it's still all in how you "work it'. it's easier to...
  26. really dale....I realize that and that's the...

    really dale....I realize that and that's the whole point. why are they complaining about what it costs, if they don't have the first clue about fixing it themselves, they should be complimenting...
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    Poll: my club is $45 a year for family membership, plus...

    my club is $45 a year for family membership, plus 10 hours a year club labor of any kind. there is a member labor accountant that keeps track of the labor vouchers the member ship must submit, signed...
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    sand paper, of any grit, is the last thing to use...

    sand paper, of any grit, is the last thing to use on your shafts. the glue is actually much harder and more resilient, than the shaft , so "sanding the glue off", will actually leave the glue on ...
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    30 inch draw by the wingspan method, puts an...

    30 inch draw by the wingspan method, puts an average wing span at 6'3". given that there are very few people who are truly "anthropometrically balanced", where their wingspan is the same as their...
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    there is no magic release. everyone of them...

    there is no magic release. everyone of them requires you to do something to get the arrow out of the bow. the more effort you put into learning and the better you learn what that "something" is, the...
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