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What' s this bow worth?

Old 10-28-2003, 07:10 PM
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Default What' s this bow worth?

I' m planning on selling this bow and I' m looking for opinions for a reasonable price.

2002 MagnaTec
Single Cam
ZR200 Limbs
Nap Quik Tune 800 drop away rest
Teflon cable slide
Detachable quiver
29" 60lb

I got back into bowhunting and shooting some 3D about a year ago. I bought this bow as a good solid entry level bow. I promised myself that if I really enjoyed it, I would buy a better qualilty bow. Well, I shot a Mathews Legacy over the weekend and it was unbelievably fast and quite. I bought it and the rest is history.

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Old 10-28-2003, 07:17 PM
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Default RE: What' s this bow worth?

$275or$285 dollers good looking bow...,. hoyt to.

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Old 10-28-2003, 08:14 PM
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Default RE: What' s this bow worth?

I saw a Mathews FX go on ebay for $235 last week. Just the bow, nothing else.
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Old 10-29-2003, 01:33 AM
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Default RE: What' s this bow worth?

Unfortunately the resale value on used bows , especially entry level bows , is alot lower than what you would expect to get for it. Around here you might get $200 for that setup. Thats why you see alot of bowhunters with backup bows and even several bows.
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Old 10-29-2003, 06:19 AM
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I' ve see Mathews and Bowtech bows on eBay at prices being sold not much less than you can get it from a dealer. The problem is that if you have any issues with the bow, cracked limbs, etc. you are pretty much screwed. I have a Bowtech Ext VFT and Bowtech and Mathews ONLY warranty the bow to the original owner.
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Old 10-29-2003, 08:29 AM
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Default RE: What' s this bow worth?

Same here bowfanatic. The used bow market is poor here as well. 200-250 is about all you' d fetch for it and that' s if you get really lucky.

Hopefully, you get what you need out of it.
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Old 10-29-2003, 10:36 AM
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list it on ebay. Put a reserve price on it so you don' t take a bath. I' ve had good luck both buying and selling on ebay. Good Pictures and descriptions are the key.
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Old 10-29-2003, 12:31 PM
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All depends on who' s shooting it...
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