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Wolftrail
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Where do you guys normally put your arrow shelf at on a Wooden bow.? I do it at 1 1/4" above center. Is a center shelf ok..? If the lower limb is shorter where would it be best to place an arrow shelf.? Is it better lower or higher.?

I know lots of questions.

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Pat B
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I make my bows symmetrical with the center of the handle at the center of the bow. I grip the handle with mymiddle finger on this center line and mark the shelf at the top of my bow hand.

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Roy from Pa
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Yes Pat, and that makes the shelf 2 inches above center, Just as I do.
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Pat B
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I think it's about 1 1/2" to 2" on my bows. Small hands, ya know. [Big Grin]

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George Tsoukalas
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1.25 in above center but that is not written in stone. Depends on how the tiller looks in relation to the weight I want. Jawge
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Wolftrail
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quote:
Originally posted by Pat B:
I think it's about 1 1/2" to 2" on my bows. Small hands, ya know. [Big Grin]

Thanks for the tip first time I heard that one. I tried it and it ends up at about 1 1/4" proud.
You know what they say about guys with small feet.
[bigsmyl]

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