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Postby brian89 » Tue Dec 09, 2008 4:27 pm

Mathews Outback.. great for treestand hunting..
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Postby Waterfowlhammer » Thu Dec 11, 2008 1:36 am

Just picked up the Mathews DXT! Would never shoot anything, but a Mathews. I even pass on the free Bowtech bows that I can get.
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Postby GreenIslandducker88 » Tue Dec 16, 2008 9:53 pm

One more here for bowtech. 08 Gaurdian and absolutely love it. WOuldn't trade it for anything.
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Postby GroundSwatter » Wed Dec 17, 2008 8:37 am

Waterfowlhammer wrote:Just picked up the Mathews DXT! Would never shoot anything, but a Mathews. I even pass on the free Bowtech bows that I can get.


Feel Free to send your free bowtechs to me. Just PM me and I'll give you my address. I'll even pay shipping :thumbsup:
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Postby birddog crazy » Wed Dec 17, 2008 10:44 am

I shoot martins
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Postby Smokin Joe » Wed Jan 07, 2009 3:55 pm

Martin Firecat. Shoots good but a little slow. Looking at a Reezen or maybe a Monster.
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Postby duckschooler » Thu Jan 08, 2009 4:50 pm

I shoot a Parker.

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Postby chinogoose » Mon Jan 19, 2009 6:05 am

I shoot HOYT :thumbsup:
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Postby ClintV » Thu Jan 22, 2009 5:20 am

Morrison (s)/ both recurves and longbows
Bob builds the finest custom bows on the market IMO, I've got several, and after trying most of the other big names I have decided to quit looking for the perfect bow and realize I already have it. :biggrin:



oh, and I have a Bowtech Independance for when I use training wheels. :wink:
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Postby dean88 » Sun Feb 01, 2009 7:13 am

bowtec diamand :thumbsup:
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Postby - Andy - » Mon Feb 02, 2009 9:48 pm

Waterfowlhammer wrote:Just picked up the Mathews DXT! Would never shoot anything, but a Mathews. I even pass on the free Bowtech bows that I can get.


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Right..... the only people getting free Bowtechs are the people shooting for bowtech.... and if you are shooting a Mathews.... then you definately ain't shooting for Bowtech! There are a very select few archery shops that pamper the hell out of their shop shooters, but I don't know any shop shooters getting free bows.... and our shop sells all the major labels.



I have shot and owned a little of everything from High Country to Darton, to Oneida to PSE. One of the first questions on this thread (three years ago to boot) was who has owned a Hoyt and a Mathews and which do you prefer... I have... and at the same time! It was about 2006 in fact... I owned a Hoyt Ultratec (which I sold to my best friend and still semi-regret), and a Mathews LX, which is also now gone.

As to which I prefer. Hoyts. And honestly it is for little reason other than their grips. I hate the grips that come on Mathews bows. Our shop sells more Mathews bows than any other brand.... probably 5:1 and if you count Mission probably 10:1. We have been selling a lot of Bowtech Admirals as well... they are a nice bow. I think 2009 is going to be a tide changer (we'll see what the Monster XLR8 is like), but I do not like the Reezen one bit. I think that Admiral is the quietest and probably most shock free bow I've ever shot, but those short limbs on the new center pivot give it a very harsh draw.

So, to answer the ultimate question of the thread..... I shoot a Hoyt Alpha Max 32 as a hunting rig. And a Hoyt Pro Elite as a target bow.

There is a bow for everyone. Frankly they are all pretty dang good these days. It just depends on what you like. I frankly could care less about speed. I want a smooth draw, long valley, solid wall, high let off, quiet and shock free bow. I want it well built, and I want it accurate... more accuracte than I am. And for me Hoyt does it. Another super super smooth bow for '09... Ross Carnivore.
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Postby Redneck21 » Tue Feb 03, 2009 6:33 am

I shoot a Mathews DXT. My dad shoots a Mathews DXT : )
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Re: what brand bow do u shoot?

Postby headshotz » Tue Mar 24, 2009 11:58 am

Bowtech Vital Impact
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Re: what brand bow do u shoot?

Postby River Dog » Sun Mar 29, 2009 7:27 am

I shoot an Elite Fire :thumbsup:
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Re: what brand bow do u shoot?

Postby sbretting60 » Sun Mar 29, 2009 8:41 am

I currently own a Reflex but I will hopefully be getting a Bowtech Air Raid this summer.
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Re: what brand bow do u shoot?

Postby MassDecoyCarver » Sun Apr 05, 2009 7:02 am

I am new to this forum,..usually only post to the duck decoy page,..

I originally had a Browning X-cellerator until the riser split,..then I got a PSE (precision series edge ?- round wheel), and finally last year bought a new PSE Brute. I love it !!
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Re: what brand bow do u shoot?

Postby slaughter_fest » Sun Apr 12, 2009 9:06 pm

Parker hornet...ive shot matthews bowtech and hoyt and would still not trade my parker for the best of them
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