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Q: What is the strongest draw poundage for a recurve bow?
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What is the difference between a recurve bow and a compound bow?

a compound bow is shorter and uses pulleys to let the user holds the arrow back for long times. A Recurve bow is more like a typical longbow, with less power than a compound, and doesn't use the advantage of pulley's. you are constantly holding back whatever poundage the bow has, and poundage cannot be adjusted. poundage for a Recurve is around 40-60, and a compound has around 50-100 draw.

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Will leaving a recurve bow strung lower its draw weight?

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How do you set draw weight on a recurve bow?

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What happens if a 60 to 70 pounds draw compound bow is adjusted to 55 pounds?

As the poundage implies, the bow doesnt go this low. But, if you did loosen the limbs up to said poundage, only a small amount of the bolt holding the limb on will be in the bow. This may cause the limbs to be town out of the bow when drawn, resulting in serious injuries.

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What is the age and value of a Shakespeare Wonderbow recurve model x24?

Can you be a little more specific ? I need the length and poundage of the bow and then I can give you an answer, because they started back in 1963 and made that model for quite a few years.

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