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Old 01-08-2009, 07:43 AM
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i got a fred bear advatage hunter bow for christmas i have never heard of this bow before it is a single cam with 300 fps and has 80% let off i was wondering if any of u guys have one and what u think about it?


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Old 01-08-2009, 07:44 AM
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sry the pic didnt come out
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Old 01-08-2009, 10:37 PM
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havnt shot that model yet. but you cant go wrong with a bear they have been around forever and consistantly make great bows for the money you pay for them
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Old 01-16-2009, 10:35 AM
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slayer said it, bear makes a great bow. never shot that one however
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Old 01-16-2009, 12:16 PM
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Like everyone already said, (never shot that particular bow) but Bear makes great bows for the price. I shoot the Lights Out..Good luck with it
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Old 01-28-2009, 02:39 PM
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I have two Bear bows...04 TRX and 07 Code...love them both..i am a big Bear fan..both of mine are single cams and shoot great..Lot of bow for the money. jmo
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Old 01-29-2009, 04:06 AM
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Last two Bear bows I owned shot as easily and accurately as anything I've ever owned, and better than most. I had a Buckmaster in Adv. Timber camo , and I had the Fred Bear bow company model that was like the original Code but with a perimeter weighted cam (cannot remember the name)- that PWC bow was easily one of the 5 best shooting bows Ive owned. I could not miss with that SOB.

I've handled the new Truth2 and it's a fantastic bow- especially considering the price- I want one! I think Bear gets a bad rap, but it's really undeserved- no they are not the upper echelon of speed and "performance" or have the coolest risers with the most meticulous machining- they are just well priced solid working-man hunting bows, and thats a great niche to be in, IMO. Generally the strings and cables are the weakest link (barring the T2) -replace them with something high quality.
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