Compound bow for beginner...
You are Unregistered, please register to use all of the features of!    

Firearm & Gun Forum - > Gear & Accessories > Other Weapons >

Compound bow for beginner...

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-26-2012, 12:27 AM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 28
Default Compound bow for beginner...

Ok, I bought my REM 700, .308, my EDC, SA XDm 3.8 9mm, now I'm thinking about a bow? Any suggestions?

SDK73 is offline  
Reply With Quote

Join Today - It's Free!

Are you a firearms enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Firearms Talk is owned and operated by fellow firearms enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information.

Join Today! - Click Here

Old 04-26-2012, 12:56 AM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
unclebear's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Bardstown,Kentucky
Posts: 1,111
Liked 187 Times on 136 Posts
Likes Given: 185


depends how old you are and how much poundage you can handle, I shoot a old pearson with a 60 pound draw. Brand new bows are freakin expensive but usually you can find one at pawn shops. If you go that route then take a bag of cotton balls, rub one of the limbs and you'll be able to see if the limbs are cracked by the tiny pieces of cotton poking out.

I would also check with your local archery shot sometimes they have older bows for sale for good prices, you can adjust your bows weight and sometimes draw depending on how the bow is set up. A good archery shot will be able to tell you how long your draw length is as well as the draw weight of your bow. Newer bows are really nice but like I said they can cost out the ass.

If you have any question just PM me.
"come on you sons of b***hs! do you want to live forever?" Sergeant Daniel Daly, USMC, Belleau Wood France June 6th 1918

"You can be as mad as a mad dog at the way things went. You could swear, curse the fates, but when it comes to the end, you have to let go" Benjamin Button

unclebear is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2012, 05:43 AM   #3
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Dan308's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Albuquerque,NM
Posts: 289
Liked 146 Times on 74 Posts
Likes Given: 12


Hoyt Raider
Dan308 is offline  
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
Pr)n stash at Bin-Dead Compound? skullcrusher Politics, Religion and Controversy 4 05-21-2011 11:14 PM
Looking for a good first compound bow Yunus Other Weapons 13 03-27-2011 04:28 AM
New Compound Bow NitroxAZ Other Weapons 16 10-15-2010 02:02 AM
Polishing or Lapping Compound Chr Gunsmithing Forum 5 05-12-2009 09:33 AM
Compound Bow vs Regular SgtStrafer Other Weapons 2 08-08-2007 09:59 PM

Newest Threads