Category: Archery
0 The Bow Sight – Advantages and Limitations

The Bow Sight – Advantages and Limitations

Probably no single accessory has caused more dis­cussion and controversy among archers than the bow sight. The modern archer was the first to adopt the principle of the gun sight to the bow. Our ancestors shot without any mechanical sighting aids. Today archers are divided roughly into two camps designated ...

0 Bow String

Bow String

longbowSecond only to the bow in importance is the bow string. The diameter is limited to the width of the arrow nock and a good bow string must maintain a constant length under repeated stress and in changing weather conditions. The string is subjected to unusually hard wear at the arrow nocking point and at the ...

0 Archery Target Shooting Technique

Archery Target Shooting Technique

A basic rule which the beginner should keep before him at all times, is that archery is not a test of strength, but a game of skill, and to enjoy snooting a bow, skill must be acquired. As with any other sport, good form is gained through practicing the correct procedure at all times. Scores will not improve just by ...

0 How to Choose Your First Bow and Arrow

How to Choose Your First Bow and Arrow

At one time or another, most of us have had a bow. In the majority of cases, we acquired it in one of two ways: either as a present from our parents or we made one the hard way out of any convenient branch of a tree and a piece of string. Equipped with a bow and arrows of a sort, we were on our way. How to shoot was ...

0 1950s Bowhunting Opportunities in Various States

1950s Bowhunting Opportunities in Various States

Conservation officials responsible for manage­ment of our wildlife resources tell us that the crux of the problem of an adequate supply of game is land. People differ in ideas as to how land best may be used. Forestry, farming, wildlife, and man made works are in conflict one with another because of the scarcity of ...

0 Bow Hunting Prerequisites

Bow Hunting Prerequisites

The sport of bow hunting has gained such momentum in the past few years in the United States that the facilities of the old line archery manufacturers have been strained to the limit to cope with the unprecedented demand for bows and various archery equipment which can be used in the hunting field. New companies are ...

0 Bow Hunting vs Gun Hunting

Bow Hunting vs Gun Hunting

Why should a sportsman want to hunt with a bow when a gun offers a much better opportunity to secure game? Granted more game can be taken with a gun. Records com­piled by the State of Michigan show that one in three gun hunters can be expected to bag his deer while only one in twenty bowmen were able to accomplish ...

0 Considerations Before Purchasing New Archery Equipment

Considerations Before Purchasing New Archery Equipment

When considering archery equipment looking at new archery equipment is the way to go, according to many people.  They either do not like or even consider used archery equipment.  There is nothing wrong with this.There is a dealer who may just deal with new archery equipment. That is fine if they want to do that, ...

1 Choosing the Right Equipment

Choosing the Right Equipment

Just like in anything else that is out there, having the best archery equipment is what most, if not everyone wants to have.  You want the best because you feel it will make a difference in how you do and will give you the best results, and this is usually the case. Having the best archery equipment depends on your ...

1 Bow Shooting Techniques

Bow Shooting Techniques

Learning and using proper shooting techniques is very essential to become a successful archer. If proper shooting techniques are employed, then the precision of the archer will improve to a great extent. For better accuracy, appropriate shooting accessories are required to keep the archer comfortable. Basic ... Protection Status

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