Bowhunt 101

Archery Basics

Bowhunting is half hunting and half archery. Mastering the basics of archery will allow you to become a more proficient, and successful bowhunter.

How To Switch From Index Finger To Thumb Release

How to Shoot a Thumb Release

4 Min Read
Thinking about making the switch to a thumb release? Here's a look at how to shoot a thumb release to help you get started.
05/29/2023May 29, 2023
Axle To Axle Length Shorter Or Longer, Which Is The Best?

Axle to Axle Length - Shorter or Longer, Which Is The Best?

4 Min Read
Over the past few years, we’ve seen many flagship bows released with a “long” axle to axle version, as well as a “short” axle to axle version. In the video below, Justin goes over the pros and cons of long and short axle to axle bows. What is Axle to Axle Length? The “axle” of […]
October 6th, 2022October 6th, 2022
5 Steps To Off Season Archery Improvement

5 Steps to Off-Season Archery Improvement

5 Min Read
Improving your archery skills during the off-season can change the game come fall. Here's a look at 5 steps to off-season archery improvement.
September 1st, 2021September 1st, 2021
How To Do A Custom Bow Build

How To Setup A Compound Bow: Step-By-Step

10 Min Read
Doing your own custom bow build can be pretty scary if you’ve never done it before.  In this video, as well as the article accompanying it, we’ll cover what tools you need and how to replace & install everything to set up your new compound bow. If you don’t want to read through step by […]
December 17th, 2021December 17th, 2021

What is Brace Height and Why is it Important?

6 Min Read

What is brace height and why is it important? We've got the answer in our latest Bowhunt 101 entry to help you with archery and bowhunting basics.

08/27/2019August 27, 2019
Bowhunter adjusting HHA Tetra bow sight

How To Sight In A Bow

3 Min Read
Learning how to sight in a bow is a fairly simple process yet one that must be mastered if you hope to be accurate on the range or in the field. This step by step guide will walk you through the process of getting your sight dialed up so you’ll be shooting bulls eyes in […]
June 14th, 2021June 14th, 2021
What Is Arrow Spine?

How To Cure Target Panic

6 Min Read
Target Panic, in its purist sense, is a form of shot anticipation.  The archer tries to command the shot at the exact moment the sight pin rolls onto the target.  Some individuals can shoot reasonably well using this technique. Eventually though, if left unchecked, this procedure will morph itself into a crippling disorder that will […]
March 15th, 2021March 15th, 2021
Anatomy Of A Compound Bow

How To Mount An Arrow Quiver

2 Min Read
Learning how to mount an arrow quiver to your bow is a simple task that only takes a few minutes, sometimes less. There are 2 basic types of quiver; detachable and permanent. As the name implies, a detachable quiver can be removed from the bow whenever the need arises. A permanent quiver can only be removed […]
March 15th, 2021March 15th, 2021
How To Mount A Bow Sight

How To Mount A Bow Sight

1 Min Read
Learning how to mount a bow sight is relatively simple and will allow you to work on your bow at home without the need of a bow shop or technician. Some bow sights offer the option of several different mounting holes.  Mounting holes can come in different configurations in order to allow the sight to […]
March 15th, 2021March 15th, 2021