i would say, before u put anything on the bow, see how it feels. if it automatically wants to fall forward, i would say use the 10 degree, if its neutral or even falling backward from the get go, use straight. its all about leverage, weight can help float, but u want it in the right place. if you start off with the stab in an un-ideal position , then you will either limit the weight u feel comfortable putting on, OR put so much on to get the reaction u want that youll make it heavier than u like.
I have two identical bows with the same setup except the stabilizer. One is straight the other is 10 down. The only reason I had for this is with one at 10 I was getting more than a few high shots. After changing to the straight they went away. I understand it could just be me but either way it worked out. Left to right really did not get affected as I use the side bar to get that where I want it. As mentioned you should try both in the field and take note on what groups and scores better. The down angle also felt heavier with the same amount of weight.
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