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Offline jstone

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Traditional Archery Shooters
« on: March 04, 2018, 02:08:53 PM »
Do you prefer a glove or a tab to shoot your bow? And why.?

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Re: Traditional Archery Shooters
« Reply #1 on: March 04, 2018, 02:17:18 PM »
I prefer a tab. Better feel of the string

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Re: Traditional Archery Shooters
« Reply #2 on: March 04, 2018, 02:32:14 PM »
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With my limited experience I like the tab better.. the glove I have is a cheap off the shelf one and that maybe the difference.

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Re: Traditional Archery Shooters
« Reply #3 on: March 04, 2018, 02:39:48 PM »
I like the tab best when practicing.  Feels like it gives better control.  It does seem to take a little longer for set up in a quick situation in hunting.  (a glove is on your hand and already set in place)

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Re: Traditional Archery Shooters
« Reply #4 on: March 04, 2018, 02:40:43 PM »
I shoot a lot better with tab
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Re: Traditional Archery Shooters
« Reply #5 on: March 05, 2018, 05:53:11 AM »
Tab, it's far easier to put a pinch between the cheek and gums.

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Re: Traditional Archery Shooters
« Reply #6 on: March 08, 2018, 11:52:02 AM »

I used to use a tab, but now I triple serve my string and shoot bare finger.

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Re: Traditional Archery Shooters
« Reply #7 on: March 08, 2018, 11:56:12 AM »
Glove.  For long practice sessions it protected my fingers better.  But maybe I just have soft delicate hands. 
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Re: Traditional Archery Shooters
« Reply #8 on: April 25, 2018, 06:32:41 AM »
I think the tab is way better but if you are teaching someone how to use a bow, probably is better start with gloves

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Re: Traditional Archery Shooters
« Reply #9 on: April 25, 2018, 07:11:40 AM »
I liked my glove but have lost the last two in the brush :dunno:, it's all bare fingers now.

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Re: Traditional Archery Shooters
« Reply #10 on: April 25, 2018, 08:15:33 AM »
I shoot a tab, and my shooting is better.

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