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Author Topic: Stabilizer question????  (Read 765 times)

Offline Dustin

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Stabilizer question????
« on: August 18, 2013, 12:15:44 AM »
Ok the other day i was watching levi morgan and some of the shots he takes i wish i was comfortable with shots half that distance. Lol i looked into his set up and watched one episode where he gave some tips on stabilizers but never did answer my question. So i figured i would ask you guys. At 30 yard i can hit a nickel. But at 40 yards i cant seem to hold my bow hand steady from drifting up down left right. Would one of these 10 inch stabilizers help steady my hand? Whats yalls experiences?

Offline foodplot19

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Re: Stabilizer question????
« Reply #1 on: August 18, 2013, 08:11:15 AM »
Just curious Dustin. Does it matter if you are inside or outside? I notice at about 60 yds I get a little squirrelly. Do you shoot helical or straight fletchings? I have a 4" on my bow.  Interested in seeing what everyone else says.
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Re: Stabilizer question????
« Reply #2 on: August 18, 2013, 09:15:32 AM »
I have a stabilizer I think it 8 inch  used it for ever, even during tournament it helps with tork of the bow  the hand thing I think is you need to build up the mussel in your arm and back and shoulder   ##$%#1119
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Offline Dustin

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Re: Stabilizer question????
« Reply #3 on: August 18, 2013, 11:37:46 AM »
I only shoot outside and I shoot the short fletchings I think they are helical.

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Re: Stabilizer question????
« Reply #4 on: August 18, 2013, 02:07:24 PM »
levi shoots a ton. more than I ever had time to. keep that in mind.

my guess is it's all in your head. if you have a place you can shoot 60-80 yards w/ a very big backstop/target, definitely go there and shoot. you won't be nervous about loosing arrows and you can just go shoot and have fun. after playing at those ranges, 40 yards will be a slam dunk.

also, after each shot, try to keep your site on the bullseye until after your arrow hits. that will keep you from dropping or flinching.

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Offline ligpd

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Re: Stabilizer question????
« Reply #5 on: August 18, 2013, 06:52:40 PM »
I agree with Yari. Shoot long distance for fun/practice and then when you move closer they will seem easier. I shoot 80 and 90yds every day I shoot and have a blast doing it.

Also I was having a problem getting good groups at 90yds, but could hold 6 inch or less groups at 80yds until I used a friends 10 inch B-Stinger stabilizer with a total of 6ozs. of weight. Once I used it at 90yds I bought my own the next day. Not sure how it works like it does, but for my friend and I it really helps steady the bow a lot.

 

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