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Old 03-14-2005, 01:41 AM
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my set-up is a Shrew LB 54" 51#@26" (My Draw) 26.5" 2018's w/145gr BH total weight 528gr. I'm hitting 8 out of 12 @ 17yds for now. I am going to be putting in for Moose and Elk Tags just want to know if My Bow could do the trick.
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Old 03-14-2005, 07:03 AM
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Yes Plenty, there are folks out there dropping them with 50#, 45#, 47# bows, as long as your set-up is tuned and arrows flying great, should be no problem.
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Old 03-14-2005, 08:25 AM
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I would try to extend my affect range to 25 to 30. Good Luck, it would be an awesome feat.
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Old 03-14-2005, 08:26 AM
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I have never shot a moose or an elk, but I have talked to a lot of folks about it (I've been moose hunting, and had an elk hunt planned, so I researched it a good bit). I think you are on the low end of the scale, but if you have your arrows flying straight, razor sharp 2-blade heads, keep it close, and do your part you should be fine. I know a lady in PA that killed a record book gemsbok pulling [email protected] on her longbow. The didn't get a pass-through, but she did get full broadhead penetration. It was about the size of an elk, and from what I've been told it's probably tougher than either an elk or moose.

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Old 03-14-2005, 09:26 AM
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I know i have to reach out a bit more another 10yds or so, but that is what I'm at now. I still have to win the lottory(hahah 2.5 mill) Moose or Elk Tag by then I should be out to 25yds or so. I'm moving 2 yds at a time till I get 8 out of 12 then I move again.. Thanks for the replys
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