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  1. New to Bow hunting - Central Texas

    Western Bowhunting Gallery
    Looking for advice. I started shooting recurve and compound bows last May and fell in love with it. I shoot in my backyard about 5-6 times a week and head to my local archery range in Austin about 2 times a month as well. My goal is to go on a bow hunt (compound) this year because I want to...
  2. Help needed- are my arrows under spined

    General Archery Discussion
    Bow build. Are my arrows under spined Hi hoping some one can help me out. As i know im borderline. Hoyt carbon defiant turbo 70 350ata Set at 29 DL 71lb Gold tip hunter xt 300 arrows 9.3g/i Cut at 28.5 50 grain insert 100 grain points Total weight 458grains Is this going to be acceptable? I...
  3. Novice archer needs help !!

    Arrows & Strings
    Ok so the more Im get into archery and hunting the more I'm finding I don't really know. Now I'm sure I could find all these answers if I took the time to look through posts but I'll be honest I am kinda lazy in that department. Here are some of the questions I had. I shoot a Hoyt Ignite 27.5in...
  4. Beginner

    Want to buy (WTB) or Want to trade (WTT) Bows?
    Hello everyone, I am new to archery and I am wondering if anyone on here has an old right handed compound bow that they do not use anymore that would be good for someone who is just looking to get started. I am 6'2" 150lbs, and have about a 30" draw (I THINK). I measured from my left palm to...
  5. Horse (short) bows? Help?

    Traditional Archery
    Hey all, I shoot a 35# youth takedown recurve bow. Recently I've been thinking about upgrading to something with a heavier draw weight, and also something that's a little more traditional. I was considering a longbow, and as nice as those are, I noticed I'm not really comfortable shooting...
  6. Help with 2013 charger

    Hoyt Archery Discussion
    I recently bout a 2013 because of the great deal was able to get, the draw length is at 26 inches and 65# draw weight. if i move to a #3 cam for my 28.5 inch draw do i need new limbs also or just the cams? need help fast!
  7. looking for limbs

    General Archery Discussion
    New user here. I am the proud owner of three PSE bows. I have a 2014 Surge and 13 Brute X. My first pse was an 08 whitetail obsession that i purchased used. The bow was sold only through bass pro. One of the limbs cracked on me and i cannot for the life of me find another whitetail obsession...
  8. Clearance Issue

    F.I.T.A, N.A.A., Collegiate Archery, And J.O.A.D.
    Hi there! I'm having very bad clearance issue that caused me to break 2 plungers so far. My setup is Hoyt HPX 25" Formula F7 Limbs 68" 44# Actual Draw Weight as measured on bow scale 45# Draw Length 29" Brace Height 9" Arrows are : Easton X7 Eclipse Spine 2212 Point weight 70gr 4" AAE...
  9. Disabled Hunter looking for help

    Crossbows for Sale or Trade
    Hey guys, I have been disabled for about three years so all of this disability hunting is new to me. I need to find a crossbow really cheap or find someone willing to donate one. I used to do pretty well for myself, but because of my kidney failure and all the operations I have had my life...
  10. Fred Bear attack concern. HELP

    General Archery Discussion
    This is my issue. I've been noticing over the last few months that my attack has the hydro dip just flaking off as i shoot. It cracks across the limb at first then will flake. Recently the limb pockets started flaking off to. I've never dry fired it, dropped it or abused it. I am the only owner...
  11. Hi I have a question :D

    Traditional Archery
    Hello all, I'm new and this is my first post :D I have a question I'm new to archery I started about a month and a half ago, I have a samik sage 35 lb 64 inch bow) and I love it. I don't know if maybe I'm just over doing it with practicing or what but i also have pretty small hands as i'm a...
  12. I'm getting extremely frustrated with my bow!!!!

    General Archery Discussion
    Two days ago I came back from the pro shop. The tech supposedly squared everything up and had me close in terms of accuracy. Today I stepped back 15 yards and fired the bow and shot extremely low. I nocked another arrow with the same results. In fact, I pretty much hit the same hole at the...
  13. Mathews righthanded Pro Cam needed, can anyone help?

    Accessories and General Hunting Items
    I'm looking for cam for a late 90s Mathews Featherlight bow. Pro-DR HL, Pro-DR, Pro-CR HL, Pro-CR. I sure would appreciate anyone who might have one of these cams. Let me know what you have and how much you would like for it. Thanks in advance
  14. Takedown Riser Identification? - What kind/manufacturer? - Need Limbs

    General Archery Discussion
    I bought the riser in the pictures thinking this riser would fit my Samick limbs. I guess I should have looked closer. I've since been looking all over trying to figure out what kind of riser this is. Unlike most riser that have a flat plate or ILF for the limbs, this riser has a single post...
  15. Information about a bow

    General Archery Discussion
    Hello all - I am trying to find information about this bow. I am attaching three pictures. When assembled, the bow is 6 feet long. The limbs are removable. PAT May.11.79 is stamped on the bow but I have unable to find any patent (?) information, possibly this is a name and date of creation...
  16. Does anyone have a carbon matrix with doinker v-bars mine doesnt fit

    General Archery Discussion
    so i have my 2010 carbon matrix (badass bow) and i have my doinker v-bars with mounting bracket and it only fits if i totally leave the left side off. i thought about using a bracket to extend the right side out about 1in since the bow is wider than doinker expected. i want to know if anyone...
  17. Please Help! Just received Bear Polar II and need help knowing if it's good!

    General Archery Discussion
    I have never shot before and want to learn archery so someone gave me an old Bear Polar II and one end looks bent but i've never seen a compound bow before. I want to know if it's supposed to look like this and if not is it fixable.
  18. bow fishing

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    Hi trying to get into the sport here and have only been shooting for about a month . I was wondering if anyone had any advice on a setup or any thing of the sort for bow fishing.
  19. Any coyote hunting experts? Help me!

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    Hey I am looking to try coyote hunting for the first time and have a few questions. Thanks in advance for answering these dumb questions. MN Dnr says they are an unprotected animal and has no season. So, it appears that I do not need any license for this, not even a small game license...
  20. what is a good bow for new guy

    General Archery Discussion
    i want to get into archery but i don't know what would be a good bow to start with plz help if u read this.