Thread: Swooping arrow flight
10-25-2008, 04:33 PM #1
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Swooping arrow flight
Hello. I am new to this site. What would cause my sons arrows (during flight) to swoop or not fly straight? They are clearing the rest so I am not sure what is going on. Any help would be appreciated.
10-25-2008, 11:35 PM #2
Weight of arrows or type. And bow and poundage?FBSA-MEMBER
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10-26-2008, 07:57 AM #3
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is it like a car fish tailing from side to side
or like a porpoise going up and down in the water
you can tell by standing right behind him and watching the back end of the arrow
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10-26-2008, 05:47 PM #4
www.eastonarchery.com. It's a .pdf file you can download for free which is very good reading and talks about arrow flight, arrow/point weight/arrow spine, bow tuning, nock point and rest adjustment, etc.... It also covers different shooting equipment and styles like recurve/traditional, coompound and finger/release shooting styles.
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02-17-2011, 03:07 AM #5
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02-22-2011, 10:10 PM #6
My son was having the same sort of wounded duck happen ever once in a while So i started watching every shot till the day i seen it... letting down of backwall a tad right at shot...the worse the let down the woesr the arrow flight..so when all is good on setup look to the shooterEastOutfitter Pro Staff Field Tester
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