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    Default 60lb draw

    looking at a fast bow but I just found out that it is a 50-60 lb draw.
    Would you shy away from this for deer hunting and go find one with 70lb?
    how will it change the fps?
    thanks

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    If you found a nice fast bow and yet itís only a 60 max thatís plenty of poundage for deer hunting especially with todayís bows

    Set er up and have fun with it.

    Good luck this fall!
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    60lbs is more than enough I have seen a canadian moose go down with 47lbs from a single well placed arrow.

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    It will getr done.
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    60#'s is more than enough. You will be fine. Buy the dang thing already.


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    My current set up is 60 lbs and 29" DL. I am shooting 310 fps and KE of 81. That is more than enough for anything walking North America.

    Get the 60.
    Introduce a kid to the outdoors, the American way depends on it

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