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  1. Bow Tuning
    New to tuning. Mostly new to archery (3 years at it) - tuning has been a byatch (excuse my french). So many voodoo ways of doing things, so many opinions on how, and so much lingo. Tuning a Bowtech Revolt. 70#, 29.5 DL. Right now tuning with a Easton Axis 5mm 260 spine with a 100 gr Ethics...
  2. General Archery Discussion
    I am a newbie archer. I've always loved target sports and sports where you compete against yourself, so archery is a great fit. Recently I received permission to hunt on a 10 acre suburban property, so I've made the dive. For about a month I've been outfitting and learning and thought that...
  3. General Archery Discussion
    Hey! I’m new here, and just now getting into archery. I’ve gotten some good tips so far, but trying to work on my accuracy and grouping. Would love to hear tips from all of y’all!
  4. General Archery Discussion
    moved to traditional forums
  5. General Archery Discussion
    I'd like to start honing the skill, I have around 400 dollars to spend, but I have been told I can get a good complete package for less than that. Could you point me in some direction in terms of what to be looking for or what to buy? Also, please give your opinion on the bow mentioned below...
  6. General Archery Discussion
    I recently bought an older Carter big kid 3D release for a great price on marketplace. My only question is that, this is a thumb release but has no “barrel” the knurled part of the thumb release. All that is there are two small metal pegs. Are these the way it’s supposed to be? Am I missing a...
  7. General Archery Discussion
    Hi, I’m new to archery this year so I wanted to check with you all before I did something stupid to my bow. Problem: the top wrap of my peep sight has come loose. Question: Can I retie it myself without using a bow press or taking it in? It seems simple enough, but I wasn’t sure if cutting the...
  8. WELCOME! New User Forum
    Hello, I’ve been using your forum for years for information and never really created an account. I decided I wanted to start collecting some Elite and Mathews bows and this seemed like the right place to look.
  9. Competition Target Archery
    I'm wanting to get into 3D Archery. I looking for suggestions for set ups...bow sights, scope, rest etc. I have shot a few tournaments but wanting to upgrade from my hunting bow. Any input would be greatly appreciated. I don't mind used equipment as I have bought several bows and some...
  10. Bowfishing
    Hello everyone. I'm a seasoned fisherman but a newbie to archery and decided to try bowfishing. I picked up a Golden Eagle Predator bow and wanted ask y'all if its a decent choice for a bowfishing rig. I plan on adding an AMS Retriever Pro to it. Not sure what arrow rest I should use though. Is...
  11. General Archery Discussion
    Hello everyone, this is Danny. I recently get into studying about archery and decided to give it a shot. With next to zero experience in actual shooting, I would like to get advice on what bow to use. I researched on the net and based on the availability on my home country, it comes down to 3...
  12. Martin Archery Discussion
    Greetings everyone, Glad to find such a wealth of wisdom in one place. I'm fairly new to the sport of target archery, and recently picked-up a Scepter 2 in remarkably good condition. I like everything about the bow except the draw length, which is at least an inch to long for my 28" draw. It...
  13. General Archery Discussion
    Hello guys it's me again. Well, as I mentioned before, I decided to switch from wrist strap release to thumb releases and I did order a Mathews Triax from my friend who is also an authorized Mathews and many others brands dealer. However, I must wait between 4 and 8 weeks to the bow arrives in...
  14. General Archery Discussion
    My father in-law is an avid hunter and target shooter. I recently expressed interest in getting started in the sport. When asking him what kind of bow to get he offered me a Mathews Reezen 7.0 for free. He has taken amazing care of it and just restrung it. It come with everything and even...
  15. Traditional Archery
    Hi Masters I`m planning to buy my very first bow. May I ask your suggestions for the best bare bow riser+limbs combo for an affordable price? I will use it for recreational shooting and maybe club level competitions. maybe this can help, I`m: 5.6 tall 27.6 draw length 26 current draw weight...
  16. General Archery Discussion
    I am right handed but my left eye is the stronger one. I want to get into archery but i feel like i should make that decision rightaway since it'd probably be hard to relearn the other way around. I think learning either won't be easy. Any advice anyone? I'll be thankful for any thoughts about...
  17. Crossbow Hunting and Showcases - Crossbow Forum
    Well, I am new to the crossbow world and arrived here out of a necessity. I have a bad shoulder that I have been told needs surgery. I have put that off for a couple of years and have opted to start seeing a chiropractor first, before I make the decision to go under the knife. A couple of weeks...
  18. Broadhead Discussion
    I am new to archery, but I realize there are many factors that can change the flight of an arrow when you go from field points to fixed broadheads. Does anyone have any tips or combinations of field points and fixed broadheads that fly similar so practicing is a little easier. Maybe I'm looking...
  19. Traditional Archery
    Hello All, Brand new to archery, I've gone blurry eyed from reading all the different posts and searching classifieds and watching youtube videos for the last two weeks. I've been searching Ebay, and the classifieds sections here as well as some of the online shops. I dive head first into new...
  20. WELCOME! New User Forum
    Hello All, Currently a teacher and a coach, have been shooting firearms for the last 25 years, love building and modding new rifles, but shot a 60" longbow the other day and didn't suck at it! It felt very instinctual. I have about 30 yards in my garage and my family just purchased a couple...
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