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  1. General Archery Discussion
    I'm 78 and still on the trail; much slower than before, but still love the silence of the woods and just observing. It gives me time to search my soul. I'd like to hear from other old-timers, how you entered the sport, and your views on traditional vs new technology.
  2. General Archery Discussion
    Hi, I recently bought the Tigershark recurve from Southwest Archery (Samick Sage reproduction that isn't licensed) at 60 lbs of draw weight. When I try to string the bow with the bowstring that came with it, I couldn't get it strung with my bow stringer. I own 2 recurves (Samick Sage at 40 lbs...
  3. General Archery Discussion
    I am 16 years old and have been a compound archer my whole life. I recently decided to give recurves a try so I was wondering what a good starter recurve bow would be. I am 5' 7'' and have a 26.5 in draw on my compound. I pull about 53' right now pretty easily on my compound. I would like to...
  4. Traditional Archery
    I have several older laminated recurves, Ben Pearson, Wing, Bear etc. I shoot these bows a lot and some are showing signs of finish failure, particularly on the working portion of the limbs, where the finish has developed crazing, a network of minute surface cracks. This has me wondering what...
  5. Traditional Archery
    I just got a 60" Hoyt Buffalo with 45# draw. I have about a 28.5" draw, what would be a good arrow to shoot (spine)? Hang in there with my question, I am new to recurves. By the way, I could care less about shooting my compound now. Thank you in any help you can give me.
  6. General Archery Discussion
    Hey guys, I'm new here at AT and I'm new to Archery too. I have such an urge to start Archery, but I need your help! Here are a few questions I have: My Background: I wanna start shooting competitively with Recurves. My Questions for seasoned archers: 1) Any tips for beginners? (and tips for...
  7. Traditional Archery
    I'm thinking of buying a recurve next spring..maybe a hoyt gamemaster? what would you guys/gals recommend? also what sort of poundage? I shoot my compound at a 27 inch draw at 55 pounds. what sort of arrows and fletching to use? broadheads? or anything else i would need to know before getting...
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