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    Default Turn around and someone handling your bow

    I saw this on another site and it got me to thinking. It has happened to me on an occassion. You are somewhere shooting. You put your bow to the side. Start talking to someone with your back turned. Then you turn around and someone is standing there holding your setup looking it over.

    Ever happened to you?

    What would you do?

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    In my best High Plains Drifter voice...


    You're gonna look awful silly with that thing sticking out of your ***.

    Turn around and someone handling your bow - General Archery Forum

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    if they don't ask they don't touch i'd tell them to get the f k off my bow

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    Nothin....


    maybe walk over hand em a arrow and ask em if they want to shoot it.



    You guys need to be more friendly.

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    Yea I believe I am with Gator eye on this one. I know there are cheaters out there but I like to think they are not. So someone looking at my bow does not worry me.

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    it is just a bow. no big deal. make a new friend out of it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gator eye View Post
    Nothin....


    maybe walk over hand em a arrow and ask em if they want to shoot it.



    You guys need to be more friendly.
    DITTO.....


    "HONDA"

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    I wouldn't want any one messing with my bow. They probably shoot better that I do.

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    I've had this happy to me a few times over the years and it usually starts out with "Whoa, What arre you doing with my bow?" and I say it with a normal voice,maybe just a touch of annoyance in it. Their reply and how it is given from there determines then what happens next. If they're apologetic and were just being inquisitive, then cool when can talk and become friends. If they get on their muscle about it and a little sassy....Cool again...we can also go from there. Don't matter much either way.

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    I see it happen all the time....heck I do it to guys all the time. BUT the key is it's always someone that I know. If I know you then I don't have a problem with it. If I don't know you.....don't touch

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    argee with brown horent, but i have people do that with my bow but good things they ask who's bow and they will put back on and move on next bow.

    unless friends or family handle my bow i trust but make sure no fire dry hehe

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    People shouldn't touch another man's woman, money or bow! Mess with one of these and you might get your A$% kicked!

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    I would never touch another persons bow unless I got permission. I don't have that problem. When you have a crappy looking bow and shoot like crap, other archers have no interest in your bow.
    Hoyt Bows, Shrewd sights, Carter index, Tru Ball hinge, Trophy Taker Rest, Doinker Stabilizers, Carbon Express XJ 27's, Vapor Trail Strings, Nikon Binos.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nino View Post
    People shouldn't touch another man's woman, money or bow! Mess with one of these and you might get your A$% kicked!
    I mess with your bows all the time and haven't gotten mine kicked.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nino View Post
    People shouldn't touch another man's woman, money or bow! Mess with one of these and you might get your A$% kicked!
    yes & add my dog.

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