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longbow draw length question

Old 09-12-2007, 07:48 AM
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is it the same as a compound? thanks.
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Old 09-12-2007, 08:09 AM
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Default RE: longbow draw length question

I'm not 100% sure of the question.

Ask 3 people how to measure draw length on a traditional bow and you'll probably get 3 answers.

I usually measure it as the inside of the arrow nock, to the back of the longbow while at full draw.

Usually this is about 1-2" less then the draw of a compound.


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Old 09-12-2007, 08:11 AM
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No. You can expect to lose 1 1/2" to 2 " when measuring draw length on a longbow.
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