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Brace height ?

Old 12-08-2006, 08:37 PM
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When looking at new bows how does the brce height come into play, and how do you figure out what height is need. Been looking at a few new bows just wondering which brace height to get without asking the local proshops...
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Old 12-08-2006, 08:42 PM
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Generally speaking, the shorter the BH the faster, and less forgiving the bow. If a bow has a short BH, the cam is in a power stroke longer, transferring more energy to the arrow, creating more speed.
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Old 12-08-2006, 10:46 PM
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Visit this site, it was really helpful to me. Everything there makes sense and I think it will help you be a more effective archer. In the sense of knowing your equipment and what its capable of.
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Old 12-10-2006, 12:27 AM
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I went from a (both bowtech) black knight which is a short brace to a tribute long brace height it made a better shooter
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