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  1. General Archery Discussion
    Hi everyone. I'm quite a newbie so I'm not sure what the issue here is and if someone could help, that would be great. My arrows fly and impact in a really strange way. It's almost like the back of the arrow is rotating around the tip as it flies (with some fishtailing/porpoising thrown in). I...
  2. General Archery Discussion
    I am curious, when shooting a Nocturnal Nock vs a standard nock that come with arrows, are there any differences in flight? Would the standard nocks cause the arrows to hit higher or lower than the nocturnal nocks? The nocturnal nock seems heavier (its 20g) compared to a standard nock (9g) that...
  3. Traditional Archery
    I've read a bit about bare shaft tuning but haven't tried it (I have a limited number of arrows and no way to re-fletch them if I took off the fletching). However, I have noticed that when practicing form at very short distances (<10 feet), I get a very consistent nock left with my fletched...
  4. General Archery Discussion
    I'm a bit perplexed by what I'm seeing and wonder if someone has seen this before. My bow (70 lb Obsession Knightmare) is shooting dead on at 20 and is not noticeably off left-right at 40. At 60 I notice it's about 2" right, at 80 about 5" right, and at 100 it's about 14" right. Its...
  5. General Archery Discussion
    Hello to all. I just picked up my first bow. A PSE Drop Tine . An Avid shooter , I have always wanted to try archery. Picked her up at Dicks sporting good and had it set up. At Dicks. I took 3 shots and I was aiming 10 yards top dot. # arrows hit center on the lower dot. The guy at...
  6. WELCOME! New User Forum
    Hello, I was born and raised in Kansas and have lived here all my life. I'm wanting to try to expand my bow-hunting beyond the carp and gar that are my normal quarry. I am planning on trying to bow hunt pronghorn this year, but I think my bow could use some maintenance. The bow I use is...
  7. Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    Has anyone tried the new Zeon Fusion vanes? Would like to know basics how well they adhear to carbon shafts and ect... any info would be great thanks.
  8. Arrows & Strings
    I recently purchased some Gold Tip Triple X's and am thinking about shooting some 3D. I have a Mathews MR5, 29" draw length set at 69 lbs. The arrows are 28" and I believe have 100 grain points. They have 3" duravanes with a slight offset. I shot one today for the first time and could see an...
  9. Rests, Releases, Grips, Wrist Straps and Slings
    Winn Free Flight C-10 in size large. Used for a couple of seasons, but still in good shape. I switched back to a wrist strap release and just don't need this one any longer. $30 TYD, PayPal accepted. Thanks for looking... Apel
  10. Arrows & Strings
    I'm shooting my 2009 bowtech admiral, 42#, 26.5" draw length, out to 50 yards with blackhawk buckhunter 4000 arrows, reflective wraps, flexfletch ffp400, blackhawk insert, and 100gr tips. Unfortunately the arrow drop at the end of the shot is bad :( Im open to suggestions for arrow shaft and...
  11. 3D Archery
    I'm curious how flights are broken at IBO events. I've only been to a couple of 3D events and am not 100% sure of all the rules. But I cannot find anything to describe how this is calculated. I have not found anyting in the IBO rules. Would this be desribed in the ASA rules? It was...
  12. Rests, Releases, Grips, Wrist Straps and Slings
    I have a Trophy taker full contain top slot rest. It is only about a year old and in excellent condition. It is a great rest, the only reason I am selling it is because I went back to the Ripcord and don't need two rest. You know I can't use two at a time :smile: I will take $75.00 shipped...
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