What are the pros and cons of pin nocks? Are they suitable for heavy hunting arrows?
I've always shot Easton Classic or Legacy aluminum arrows, but now that there are reasonably straight carbon arrows with enough GPI to make good heavy hunting arrows, I'm starting to play around with carbons...
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I have played around a lot with older BW's , Browning, Bears and currently a Wing P2, and have always tried to be "historically correct" to the bow with lightweight cedars 5/16s or Eastons 1716----1916s , and...
I have a bow I haven't talked about much, and figured I'd give it some attention. It's a birth year Fred Bear Grizzly (not actual birth year but close enough for me to call it that) its a grayling bow of course, I use it for the tight stuff in classic fashion. It's a short little 58" number with...
I am not sure what has taken me so long to peruse the TradTalk Classics. All I can say is WOW. What a wealth of information. Laid out very clear and well organized. Thank you, thank you. Recommended reading in my opinion.
It's easy to over-look the stickies at the top of the forum directory. However, I have begun to read these and find them to be an invaluable source of wonderful wisdom. I highly recommend the new people like me, slow down a bit and read a little. You may be surprised at what you can learn...
So question for the masses with more history knowledge then I have.
Are there any particular classic bows (preferably TD) which are considered "Fast". I'd prefer something not collectible and without any real historical significance.
Longer length and 40-45# would be great too.
This is a great resource, click on the link to find answers to many of your questions:
If you have suggestions for threads that should be added to the classics please PM the link to me.
I have been fortunate to own and shoot some of the finest bows availble...but theres still room on the bow rack for a few classics, that I lusted after in my youth.
Here's a very nice Wing,I bought over the weekend
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Do any of you guys shoot the classics?My wife got me some for christmas and I sneaked a look at them today. ;) They look pretty good and I think I am going to set them up to use at the 3ds this spring.I was wondering if they split at the nock ends bad.I used to shoot the ICS hunters a little...