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Old 07-21-2007, 06:48 PM
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My daughter(age 23) just started hunting this past spring. She shot her first animal (turkey) with a 20 ga. shotgun. She now wants to try bowhunting for whitetails. Any recommendations on bows for girls?It appears she can pull around 45 lbs. Any suggestions?

Thanks in advance.
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Old 07-21-2007, 07:49 PM
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my bow is great for any youth or women. Its has a 28'in draw lengh max and goes up to 50# from 40# the best deal for it is at http://www.mountain-archery.com/

I like it alot and comes with everthing u need for hunting.
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Old 07-21-2007, 08:35 PM
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i got my wife a hoyt banshee its a youht modle but it works great and it comes with a youth bow price i think around 200
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Old 07-22-2007, 12:25 AM
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I have never owned one but a friend got his son a Browning Micro Midas and it seems to be a good bow. It has held up well over the years and still shoots good.
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Old 07-22-2007, 05:14 AM
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Let her decide. Take your daughter to a proshop where she can try some bows out. If she has a short draw length, check out the Bowtech Equalizer.

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Old 07-22-2007, 11:06 AM
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Key issue is going to be draw length. Most women seem to draw about 3 to 4 inches less than men. Browning Micro Midas or the Martin Leopard are both very nice youth/ladies bows.
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Old 07-22-2007, 04:31 PM
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BROWNING MICRO ADRENALINE. I am setting up a new one now for my buddy's wife. It is the best bow I have set up for such need. It is pricy , but worth it in my opinion. I set up nearly 60 bows this year so far (and I don't even have a shop anymore....ha ha, But I love to help folks) Lets just say I am IMPRESSED with this little bow. Light wt. Fast, Nice No torque grip and it fits a wide range with its adjustabililty which she will need. All young women must change their form as body changes come about, the bow must change with them.

I vote for this one all the way. However, that said, everyone has one for this market these days and I have not seen all of them. I know the Parker Challenger is pretty good. The Sierra Tec is GREAT but $$$$. Lots of others. But IMO definitely the best for the money....around $350 I think new, but check ebay for used. Young boys grow out of them fast....at least they think they do.

Good Luck getting her fixed up. I am sure she will enjoy and I for one and glad she is wanting to take up the great sport of archery hunting

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Take her to the shop and let her play around with some bows.

Only she will be able to tell you the right bow for her.
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Old 07-26-2007, 02:52 PM
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Thanks for the help everyone.
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Old 07-26-2007, 03:01 PM
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I would definetly have her look and try the Diamond Edge. My daughter shoots it and absolutly loves it. It is available in a 50lbs version that is very adjustable. My daughter is shooting the 20lbs bow but when I purchased it for her a few weeks ago we tried every bow that we could find and hands down beat everyone.

Good luck. Let us know which one she picks!
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