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Author Topic: Speed  (Read 1583 times)

Offline droptine

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Re: Speed
« Reply #15 on: August 20, 2011, 09:12:59 PM »
I agree with the others. Shot placement is the key.  I only have my bow set at 65# mainly for comfort and ease of drawing back.  If you are not comfortable, you can not make a good shot.  My bow only shoots about 265, but I've made pass throughs on many of the deer I've shot.  DT

Offline Zos41

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Re: Speed
« Reply #16 on: August 20, 2011, 09:32:42 PM »
Shoot placement and shooting within your capabilities are the keys in my mind
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Offline lpptz

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Re: Speed
« Reply #17 on: August 21, 2011, 08:43:22 AM »
placement and quiet,I shoot 527 grains and want pass through's because older bucks have much more stamina.With two holes it's easier to follow blood trail and an exit cut may mean the difference between hitting an artery or deflating the lungs on a pass through.

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Offline fasteddie

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Re: Speed
« Reply #18 on: August 21, 2011, 12:20:31 PM »
A fast miss is worthless !
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