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Old 02-25-2009, 06:30 PM
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i just wanted to see what most people are drawing for a weight. i am drawing about 65.
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Old 02-26-2009, 07:21 PM
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67 for me!
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Old 02-26-2009, 07:51 PM
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61# mines at the max. would like to get 70# but cant afford a new bow just to get a couple extra lbs.
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Old 02-27-2009, 04:57 AM
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Last time I checked it was set at 56#. That's plenty and much easier to draw on cold days (especially after sitting for hours in a stand).
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Old 02-27-2009, 07:57 AM
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about 65 here with my lights out foe me
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Old 02-27-2009, 02:28 PM
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50#, you don't need more than that if you do your part.
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Old 02-27-2009, 03:28 PM
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61 lbs . Mine is 70 turned way back
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Old 02-27-2009, 04:37 PM
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83lb Bowtech Guardian
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520 gr arrow
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Old 02-27-2009, 06:55 PM
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Hey bugsNbows you must travel around and hunt all over if your pulling your bow back in the cold because it says on your info that your from Florida. Any way I am drawing 63 but going to back it down to 59-60 a little easier in the stand and like bugsNbows says when it's cold a little easier.
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Old 02-27-2009, 08:15 PM
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70 is what I pull.
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