What are you hunting>? Really the highest poundage you can stand to pull back in your case. 45 pounds in most states is the minimum I believe. Try to work out with some weights if your having trouble at 50lbs. A couple of weeks with some small dumbells and push ups will really make a difference.
Hi think i might have posted earlier to wrong place. Ill post here. Im a bowhunter in alberta canada. My solocam is 60 pounds max and i choose that weight so im only holding around 27 pounds at full draw. In alberta the min pound for bows is 40 pounds and thats enough to cut into a moose. Hope this helps
i shoot expandables now and i have taken down a deer.
I thought you were saying that you were lowering the poundage on your bow which would lead me to think that you didn't know that expandables and low poundage bows are not good matches. They are not the best combo, but more power to ya.
Others have offered up a sighting of roughly 2 inches high at 100 yards as a good sighting scheme. In my own experience I have come to favor a sighting of 3.5 inches high at 100 yards. This allows for the individual to hold dead-on (directly in the middle of the top and bottom) the animal out to roughly 350 yards.
Magnum calibers such as the 7mm Remington and 300 Winchester will extend this slightly. At 400 yards I hold directly on the backbone of the animal. The drop at this range allows the...