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  1. Stabilizers

    General Archery Discussion
    For hunting, do stabilizers really matter? Expensive v. Cheap?
  2. Bowhunting Ohio Whitetails LLC

    Outfitter & Guide Reviews
    I was wondering if any of you have had experience with them? Good or bad. Was think of a 2021 lease with them? Looking for a small lease in mid to southern Ohio. Thanks!!
  3. Deep six Broadheads What are you using?

    Broadhead Discussion
    I have been using two blade rages for years, But now it seems rage stopped making deep six broad heads. What are you using?
  4. Matthews Switchback XT-Needing tips for a beginner

    Mathews Archery Discussion
    My father gave me his matthews switchback XT, I am having problems with the string slapping my arm. I believe the draw length is too long. It currently has a 29 inch cam and I am needing a cam around 27 inches. Anybody have tips on how I can shorten the draw length without changing cams? Do...
  5. Thumb vs wrist release

    General Archery Discussion
    I currently have a wrist release but thinking about switching to a thumb. Which would you guys recommend? Advantages or disadvantages.
  6. Mechanical vs fixed

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    Question here: fixed blades or mechanical for elk hunting?
  7. APA Mamba 34TF Review + Video

    ArcheryTalk Videos and Media Forum
    The third bow in our 2018 Hunting Bow Project is the APA Mamba 34TF. Really impressed with the features on this bow and the ability to work on it without a press. Don't love the stock string/cable set though. If you can't see the embedded video above, here is a direct link -...
  8. $80 Rocky Mountain 5-Pin Sight Unboxing + Deep Dive on the Sight's Features

    ArcheryTalk Videos and Media Forum
    A little while ago I decided to try and put a project together to find the best affordable hunting sight in the industry. So far two manufacturers agreed to help out with the project. The first affordable sight to arrive was the Rocky Mountain Direct Mountn 5-Pin Sight. This sight retails for...
  9. Prime Logic Unboxing + Video

    ArcheryTalk Videos and Media Forum
    G5 Outdoors recently sent us a Prime Logic for our 2018 Hunting Bow Project and we decided to open it up on camera. If you can't see the video above, here's a direct link -
  10. PA Archery Buck Kill (self filmed) My Best Buck Ever...

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    Hi Everyone, I just got done editing and posting my latest video on my YouTube channel. I was able to self-film a hunt that I will remember forever. My Dad and I had a feeling that the weekend of November 3rd and 4th would be a great time to see some good rutting activity so we planned to be...
  11. Video of my Texas Deer Hunt Hunting Videos
    Here is video from my Texas deer hunting earlier this year. This was shot and edited by the crew from the Yamaha Whitetail Diaries and will be featured in a future episode. I shot the deer using a Hoyt Carbon Defiant (29.5/60), Gold Tip Kinetic Kaos 340, QAD Exodus broadhead, Bee Stinger...
  12. Top Food Plot Blends/Brands

    General Archery Discussion
    I am looking into 3 scenarios: Kill plot - clover, chicory, etc Late season plot - brassicas to provide nutrition in harsh winter months All year long plot - plot that can keep deer coming and fed all year long What is everyone's thoughts on best approach and what is everyone using for their...
  13. Best all round bow hunting apparel system?

    General Archery Discussion
    I’ve been hunting for 6 years now. When I sit in the stand I freeze, when I stalk I sweat my balls off! I’ve bought individual cheaper items and layer up but look like the Michelin Man. I want to buy a complete system that is quiet, warm, breathable, and doesn’t sacrifice mobility. What are you...
  14. Looking for an Early to Mid Season layering solution

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    Hey everyone! So I'm looking for a jacket/pants, hoodie/pants, or vest/pants for an outer layer system that I could use my merino wool base layers under in the early season and then add my Gen III ECWCS Level 2 Grid Fleece shirt and pants mid layers to get me down to around low 40s and mid 30s...
  15. Early season tips

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases I posted a link for this article the other day but it wasn't working properly, so here it is again. Some good tips here.
  16. Opening day ambush

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    I am lucky enough to have a creek running on the edge of my hunting property, nothing huge, about 10 ft wide and somewhat deep in spots. I have a massive corn field to the south and a massive soybean field to the west and north which all border the property between the three. There is a decent...
  17. Bow Hunting in the Aftermath of Hurricane's

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    I just wanted to open up a conversation about bow hunting season starting up this year in Eastern North Carolina. I will start with some simply questions about the effects of long term storm damage and the hunting season. I am sure that Hurricane Mathew had some effects on last years season...
  18. Broadhead

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    What kind of broad heads do you guys shoot? I have been looking around and came across NAP Killzone and the Killzone Maxx, anyone have any chemistry with them? Thanks in advance
  19. deer near landfills

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    I have been looking around for areas closer to home for early season bowhunts after work and i came across a waste management area (landfill). they have a drawing each year and let a set number of people hunt 300 some acres of the 600 some acres they own. 160 acres are the landfill itself but...
  20. Deer Hunting Film/QDMA Story Hunting Videos
    My friend Garrett put in a lot work last year trying to create the best possible habitat on their family's 27 acres located in NY. The goal would be to hold mature bucks and that's not easy in NY! He self filmed it and asked myself and our friend Mark to produce the film below. This film is one...