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Peep size?

Old 10-21-2011, 03:01 AM
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What size peep do you use? I have the small one. I am having a very hard time in low light, or in the woods period with. I find it hard to get a point of aim or reference point. I have had some friends say sure, its great for target shooting which I find to be true when shooting in the backyard etc...
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Old 10-21-2011, 04:09 AM
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1/4" G5 peep
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Old 10-21-2011, 06:56 AM
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1/4" G5 peep
Same here. Before I hit 40 I could use any old peep, made the change to this one and everything is clear again.
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Old 10-22-2011, 06:56 AM
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Yes, by all means go to a bigger peep for hunting. The better accuracy of a smaller peep is certainly outweighed by the need to see through it in hunting situations. Bigger might give up a little accuracy, but not enough to make much difference at normal hunting distances. Fletcher and G5 both make a 1/4" version. In fact, I know G5 has a 5/16" one, because I have one.
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Old 10-22-2011, 12:56 PM
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definately go as big as you can the bigger the hole the more light into your eye and also get a good fiber optic sight like copper john or spott hog that collects alot of light and is easy to see
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