The Best Aluminum Arrows: Three Choices

Aluminum arrows used to be THE THING, and now, they seem to be a second place to carbon and the aluminum/carbon hybrids.That’s a shame, in my opinion—aluminum arrows are tough and durable (and affordable), and they’re a fantastic option for beginners.So, here are reviews of three of the best aluminum arrows / aluminum alloy arrows you […]

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What Are the Best Wooden Arrows?

While I wouldn’t say that I’m solely a traditional archer—I focus mostly on target archery with a recurve—I absolutely love hanging around traditional archers and longbow users, and there’s one reason why:Traditional archers are PASSIONATE about archery.Seriously. They eat, sleep, and breathe archery. I’ve never met a traditional archer who wasn’t 100% enthusiastic, and 100% […]

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Finding the Best Hip Quiver

In this post, I’ll be discussing HIP QUIVERS, and I’ll go over a few options that will hopefully help you figure out the best hip quiver for you. I’ve got: Two models from Easton that are super popular;A couple of camouflage options, if you’ll be moving through the woods (or simply like camo as a […]

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What’s the Best Bow String Wax?

Regardless of what kind of bow you’re using—a recurve, a compound, a longbow, or any other kind of bow—you need to be waxing your bow strings. It’s necessary for both the maintenance of your bow, and archer safety.In this post, I’ll introduce some information about bow string waxes (such as how to apply wax, how […]

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The Best Bow String Silencer: Which Should You Select?

Hello, folks! In this post, I’ll be discussing bow string silencers: first I’ll discuss why they’re important, then I’ll discuss how they work, and then I’ll go over the best bow string silencers for compounds, recurves, and traditional bows. As I go over each product, please keep in mind—ultimately, it’ll take a little homework to […]

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The Best Longbow: Top Picks

I love longbows. They’re sturdy, they’re works of art, and they’re perfect mix of archery and history. If you use a recurve or a compound and you like archery, chances are REALLY strong you’re eventually going to fall in love with longbows.In this post, I’ll introduce longbows—what they are and how they work—and then I’ll […]

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The Best Bow Stringer for Your Bow

Hello, archers! Today we’re going to discuss BOW STRINGERS.There are three kinds of stringers I discuss in this post:​ Stringers that have one limb cup and one limb block, like the Selway Limbsaver; Stringers that have two limb blocks, like the October Mountain Recurve Stringer; andStringers that have two limb cups, like the Neet Recurve […]

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The Best Bow Square To Use on Your Bow

In this post, we’ll go over the various bow squares you can use to set up your bow. They’re simple tools, and there’s very little variation between products (the biggest difference between models is that some are in a “T” shape, and others are in an “L” shape), but no matter what type you get, […]

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