January 6th, 2010, 01:11 PM
Bow Resale Values
I've only owned 3 different companies of bows and have found a amazing difference demand in resale value.
I have had Mathews bows that I bought shot for a year and sold for the same price I paid a year earlier.
Some other bows Ive had are outstanding bows nice to shoot and look at but I could give a STD away easier than selling them at a reasonable price.
Anyhow Ive never own Hoyt or Bowtech are they like Mathews for resale? What other bows are good or bad in the resale market?
January 6th, 2010, 01:13 PM
AT is the LAST place to sell a bow IMO. 1000 dollar bows selling for 650 or even less 6 months later, err no.
i've never seen a difference between bow companies in here.
January 6th, 2010, 01:24 PM
I sometimes sell customers old bows on Ebay when they buy a new one from me.
The lines that hold their value the best are. In order...
Bottom lines. Ones that do not hold any resale value.
Anything older than 6 or 7 years old.
Not worth much at all.
This is not an all inclusive list since there are many bow lines out there that I have not had the pleasure of selling as used.
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January 6th, 2010, 01:35 PM
so, what you are saying is that you are a carrier of STD?
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January 6th, 2010, 02:10 PM
Yes its for sale would you like some!
Originally Posted by BlackTimber
January 6th, 2010, 02:11 PM
Thank you, add Pearson to poor resale. Great bow not good resale!
Originally Posted by XForce Girl
January 6th, 2010, 02:34 PM
I think the best thing going for Mathews is their great resale value. They hold value far and away better than other brands. I love Hoyts, and I'm usually shooting one, but they go down about 1/2 in value the moment you buy them. Sad but true.
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January 6th, 2010, 02:45 PM
I like hi -end used bows, I wouldnt consider anything other then a used Hoyt beAUSE THEYRE LIMB IS SO DURABLE.
January 6th, 2010, 02:50 PM
Only used bows with any Re-sale value are Mathews for the most part.
January 6th, 2010, 04:19 PM
Elite seams to be real good. Limbsaver real bad. Ross real bad, lucky for me though.
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