This bow features a unique tunable set of riser dampeners - which also serve as customizable counterweights. Each dampener has 5 weighted (removable) slugs, arranged in a pentagonal pattern. Use this system to fine tune the feel of your bow any way you like.
|The name Experience seemed almost whimsical to us at first, but we have an idea why Bowtech chose this name. It took Bowtech over a decade to finally build this bow. More than a decade of experimentation, development, testing and field-experience has been devoted to this pursuit. We won't even bother to lather this bow with industry buzz words - it's simply beyond that.
The Experience shares much of its gene pool with the Insanity CPX, but the Experience is polished and refined in a way the Insanity is not. The draw cycle is notably modified. It's more gradual in the transitions, the let-off arrives naturally, unhurried. The peg touches down in a rather expected and instinctive way. There's no need to jerk or rush through your routine. Somehow, it's all under control. The grip is spot-on ergonomically, and the bow feels remarkably stable and confident at full draw.
When you fire this bow, the lack of drama is almost alarming. No feedback. The bow barely gestures. All you hear is the sound of the air whipping through your fletchings and the click of your release. As many evaluators have noted, the Experience feels less like a machine, and more like a natural extension of your arm. Pardon the wordplay here, but you have to experience it to believe it.
For those who live and breathe bowhunting, a bow that's almost good enough just won't do. That's why Bowtech built the Experience. Sometimes there can be no compromises, no trade-offs - and the only acceptable option is to own the best equipment money can buy. Learn more about the Experience. This bow is also available in a special Black Ops Tactical Package.
Of course, we've loaded this outstanding bow up with everything: rest, sight, arrows, stabilizer, bow case, wrist sling, mechanical release and MUCH MORE. But don't expect the box to be full of loose parts and assembly instructions, because this awesome rig comes ready for action the moment you unpack it from the case. Our pro-shop does all the work in-advance. So this awesome bowhunting rig arrives 100% ready to shoot. Scroll down for all the details.
This bow features an advanced rotating module system, allowing draw adjustments without the need to buy cams or additional parts. However, module setting changes must be performed in a proper bow press. Never attempt to loosen your modules yourself. Return to HF for service.
At 335 fps IBO, the Experience stores considerable energy at full draw. Dry-firing this bow literally makes the bow unleash all that power upon itself. We promise you ... a dry-fire will result in immediate (and expensive) cam damage. Never shoot - never even draw - this bow without an arrow properly nocked on the string. Don't risk it.
|BOW SPECIFICATIONS||NORMAL RETAIL PRICE FOR THIS EQUIPMENT||2014 BOWTECH EXPERIENCE|
|IBO SPEED:||335 FPS||BOW||$949.99||FIELD TIPS||$1.50||Complete Ready-to-Hunt™ Package Deal|
|BRACE HEIGHT:||7"||REST||$69.99||DAMPENERS||INC||$1169.00 (setup, tuned, and delivered*)|
|DRAW WEIGHTS:||40-70#||ARROWS||$54.99||PEEP SIGHT||$2.99|
|DRAW LENGTHS:||26.5-31"||QUIVER||$45.99||NOCK SET||$1.99||HELP & INFO|
|BOW MASS:||4.2 LB.||STABILIZER||$44.99||SETUP FEE||$40.00||How to Order: What you should know first.|
|BOW FINISH:||INFINITY CAMO||SLING||$5.99||SUBTOTAL||$1413.38||Read the Compound Bow Selection Guide|
|ECCENTRICS:||BINARY CAMS||CASE||$29.99||-------------||-------------||Information for International Customers|
|LET-OFF:||80%||BROADHEADS||$29.99||+6% SALES TAX||$84.80||View a jumbo-sized photo of this bow package.|
|WARRANTY:||LIFETIME||RELEASE||$44.99||GRAND TOTAL||$1498.18||Visit the bow manufacturer's official website.|
|BOW PACKAGE DETAILS: ACCESSORIES INCLUDED|
|SIGHT CHOICE #1 Most Popular
Trophy Ridge Cypher 5 Micro Camo w/Light
Amazing sight made from Ballistix CoPolymer, much like Glock™ brand hand guns. Yields the strength of aluminum but is 25% LIGHTER. Cypher Series sights feature a reversible sight mount designed for use with left or right hand bows and high or low anchor points. No tools adjustment. Simply loosen the thumb know and make windage and elevation adjustments. Zero pin gap spacing. Ultra bright .019 Fiber Optic Pins with sight level. Rheostat Sight Light included. Camo finish.
|SIGHT CHOICE #2
Apex Accustrike Pro 5-Pin
Machined aluminum construction: The Accu Strike Pro features Apex's TRU-ZERO pin design minimizes pin gaps and a tool-less design for easy adjustments in the field. More precise pin gaps at close range. Lightweight/compact design allows sight featuring extra long fibers routed through bracket for increased durability & exposure to UV light. Also features micro push-button light. Ambidextrous. Black finish.
|ARROW REST CHOICE #1 Most Popular
Whisker Biscuit Power Shot in Camo
The most advanced Whisker Biscuit yet. The new Whisker Biscuit Power Shot is constructed from a Ballistix Copolymer, this arrow rest is nearly indestructible and is 25% lighter weight than the aluminum Whisker Biscuit. The soft touch Ballistix coating also delivers added vibration reduction for a silent shot every time. With windage and elevation adjustments and the security and accuracy that the Whisker Biscuit is known for, the Power Shot is the ultimate.
|ARROW REST CHOICE #2
NAP Apache Drop Away
Total containment and reliability with complete fletching clearance. No tools required for assembly. The Apache features precision machined aluminum component construction throughout. Launcher action is quiet and reliable. Rugged construction will allow it to stand up to the most grueling hunting conditions while delivering rock solid performance.
|ARROW CHOICE #1
6 Beman SPE3D Arrows
The all new Beman SPE3D is a perfect "crossover" arrow that's fast enough for competition, yet rugged enough for demanding bowhunting. Standard diameter and S-nocks provide ring-cutting potential with plenty of big-game penetration too. This is the arrow that does it all. High-strength carbon with a straightness of +/-.003", a smooth black finish, and an eye-catching graphic. The new Beman SPE3D is a triple threat! Comes ready to shoot, trimmed to proper length with practice tips installed.
|ARROW CHOICE #2
6 Victory V-Force V3 Arrows
ULTRA-TOUGH MIDDLEWEIGHT! Very tough shaft that can withstand more abuse than most carbon shafts. If you like Gold Tips, you're going to LOVE Victory Arrows. Made with the highest quality carbon composite fibers available, Victory Arrows are more consistent and tougher than the competition. The V3 is straight at ±.003" and delivers every shot with power and precision. Build confidence through Victory.
|BOW CASE CHOICE #1
Allen 614 Camo Padded Soft-Case
Plenty of room for your bow, plus room for a jacket and other gear too. Attractive lightweight design. This camouflage padded case protects your gear without the bulk of heavy hard-shell cases. Slip it easily behind your truck-seat or store in the closet or on a simple nail, using the hanging strap. Case is foldable when not in use and easy zipper closure gets you in and out fast.
|BOW CASE CHOICE #2 Most Popular
Flambeau Safe Shot Hard Case
Sturdy, molded construction from Flambeau. Secure 4-latch closure. Hood & loop fastening straps. Incorporated structural pillars for added durability, and features built-in broadhead wrench. Good looking and rugged with plenty of room for all your other gear. Airline approved.
|BROADHEAD CHOICE #1 Most Popular
3-PK Rage Hypodermic 100 Grain
Rage is changing the game again. Check out the much anticipated Hypodermic. This aerodynamic, compact design is extremely tough and offers more penetration than any Rage broadhead to date! The solid steel ferrule sports a brand new hybrid tip design, allowing the Hypodermic to have the aerodynamics and accuracy of a leading edge blade, coupled with the bone crushing performance of our chisel tip.
|BROADHEAD CHOICE #2
3-PK Ramcat 100 Grain
Want the dependability of a fixed-blade and the stable flight of a mechanical. Check out the new Ramcat. No pass through; no problem! The Ramcat features a gruesome six-edge design. The blades of the Ramcat are sharpened front and rear to create a backcut; the blades will roll forward and if the head does not pass through the animal; it will cut its way back out! Offset blade design. 100 grain heads with 1 3/8" cutting diameter. 3 blade.
Tru-Fire Hurricane Extreme Buckle Web
Easy to take on and off. Camo nylon Evolution Buckle fits shooters of all sizes. 1/2" web connection system and Hurricane head allow infinite length adjustment possibilities. To adjust length, you don’t need any tools, and the webbing won’t stretch or move. Smooth adjustable action and comfortable curved trigger that will improve your shooting from the very first shot.
Octane 7" Camo Stabilizer
There’s plenty of reason to get worked up over Octane's new piston-based stabilizer. The piston action directs any movement away from the bow and toward the target, eliminating vertical, horizontal and lateral stabilizer movement. In addition to the dampening attributes, Octane stabilizers enhance accuracy by keeping the bow in line with the target during launch, taming any torque induced by the shooter.
Alpine Soft-Loc 5 in Camo
HANDS-DOWN THE QUIETEST DETACHABLE QUIVER MADE!!! The Soft Loc Quiver is a multifunction universal quiver system with almost every feature you could ask for in a quiver and no compromise on quality or durability. Detaches easily but holds firmly in place when locked. Comes in matching Mossy Oak Infinity film dipped finish. The perfect compliment to your bow package.
|YOUR WRIST SLING
Custom Rope Sling w/Grommet
This beautiful tan, black, and red sling is made from 4-element high strength para cord and is hand-built just for this bow package. Soft feel with just the right elasticity and a flexible grommet mount. Fully adjustable for any size hand or to accommodate bulky clothing. Another nice way to customize your bow package.
|YOUR PEEP SIGHT CHOICES
Trio, Fletcher, or Tube Peeps
When you order your bow package, please select the style and size of peep sight you prefer. You may choose from the popular TRIO-Style peep sight (medium/large), the FLETCHER-Style peep sight (small/medium/large), or a TUBE-Style peep (large). Standard install height is 13 cm above the nocking point, but you may choose a HIGH (15 cm) or LOW (11 cm) alignment to accommodate special conditions. See help section below for additional details.
|YOUR PRACTICE TIPS
6 Saunders Steel Points
Perfectly matched to the diameter of your arrows, 6 steel screw-in practice points are included and already installed on the arrows with your bow system. Precision machined and weight accurate to +/- 1 grain. Removes quickly for broadhead installation. Style may vary.
|BOW PACKAGE DETAILS: SERVICES PERFORMED|
Every bow package is hand-assembled at our Pro-Shop by a qualified archery professional. No details are overlooked. The peep sight is served in place, the nock or loop set is installed, the draw length and weight is set to your specifications, all hardware is carefully installed and properly adjusted, and your arrows are custom built to suit your particular bow and settings. The string gets waxed, axles lubricated, and the bow is given a thorough inspection - top to bottom - for any flaws in manufacturing. If the bow and related gear aren't up to standards, they don't leave our shop!
We actually test-shoot each bow. Every bow is paper tested by our staff shooters, to ensure that your arrows will fly like a laser beam when launched from your new bow. Adjustments are made as necessary until each arrow tears a clean "bullet-hole", indicating perfectly level and straight arrow flight for the best possible accuracy. We resolve any and all fletching clearance problems and align each arrow nock for a clean zero-contact launch. Be advised that paper-tuning results are only repeatable if you shoot with proper form (no torquing, trigger-jerking, improper grip pressures, etc.).
Each bow is tested at distance to ensure that arrows will group tightly. 3-Arrow groups are shot at 15, 25, & 35 yards and measured by our staff shooters. We use the 25/2 rule. If our staff shooters aren't grouping 3 arrows into a 2" circle at 25 yards with your new bowhunting package, then we retune until the 25/2 rule is met. While variances in individual shooting form makes exact pre-sighting impossible, we test shoot each bow and rough-set your top sight pin for a 20 yard shot. This gets your sight-pins in the "ball-park" so you won't have to start from scratch - possibly sending an arrow into an unforgiving neighbor's yard.
When you receive your new bow system, you will just need to make fine adjustments to the top pin, then finish-up by setting the remaining pins for the distances you prefer. And if you're new to the sport, or not so handy with tools and gadgetry ... don't worry. You'll also receive a copy of our booklet Getting Started with Your Compound Bow which offers detailed instructions on the sighting-in procedure as well as helpful maintenance and safety tips. WE STRONGLY RECOMMEND YOU READ AND UNDERSTAND THIS BOOKLET THOROUGHLY BEFORE YOU BEGIN SHOOTING.
We chronograph each bow to ensure that the actual arrow velocity is within the expected range. You will receive a System Statistics report with your new Ready-to-Hunt™ Bow Package. This report will precisely detail the exact velocity of your arrows, grain weight and length of the arrows, recommended tip weights, the exact bow settings, and dozens of other specs related to your bow system. Keep this sheet for your reference. If you ever need additional arrows or want to make changes and adjustments on your bow, you'll have the original data for reference.
|PACKAGING AND SHIPPING
Each fully assembled bowhunting package is delivered - packed tightly in the bow case of your choice. Loose parts, like the release and broadheads, are all safely tucked inside too. Once full, the bow case is boxed and sealed for safe transport. Your bow system is then shipped, via FedEx Ground, to your home or business. A tracking number will be provided to you, so you'll know when to expect delivery. All packages are fully insured and require a signature at the point of delivery.
|HOW TO ORDER THIS READY-TO-HUNT™ COMPOUND BOW PACKAGE|
|Qualify for Boonies First||Order by Phone Only Arrow Safety Bulletin|
Bowtech brand compound bows are generally reserved for sale only in authorized local dealerships. Stores that conduct business on the internet or via mail-order sales generally do not carry Bowtech. However, Hunter's Friend and Bowtech have a special partnership, forged more than a decade ago.
Hunter's Friend is the sole administrator of the factory- authorized Bowtech in the Boonies program. Although there are over 1,000 Bowtech dealers worldwide, there are still some areas not being served locally. It is our job to serve those Bowtech customers who don't have reasonable access to a local dealership. If you live a little off the beaten path where there are no Bowtech dealers, you may qualify for our Bowtech in the Boonies program.
The rules are simple. If you already have a local shop within 30 miles (as the crow flies) of your home, we ask that you contact and support your local store. If no dealers exist in your area, we would be honored to serve as your Bowtech dealer.
|If you would like to talk things over with one of our experts, please don't hesitate to call us toll-free at 877-410-7811 (M-F: 8-7, S:8-4, ET). We will be happy to help you make the best choices and go through your options one by one. We have a zero-pressure sales policy - no one will press you to make a purchase or hound you afterwards - we promise.
If you would like to do a little research before calling - or if you're new to the sport - please read our Help with the Details Section on how to select the proper draw weight, draw length, arrow options, etc. The guide details all the questions you'll be asked during the order process.
If you're ordering a bow with a Bowtech in the Boonies qualification, we need to speak with you personally - please call to order by phone. If you need more information, you may also reach us at our general inbox email@example.com regarding the Boonies program or Bowtech products. International customers, please see special order instructions.
|Suggested Items for Your Bow Package|
|Spare String & Cable Set
Built to to match the original specifications of your bow, the Rhino series string and cable set, built by America's Best Bowstrings, can be a real life-saver should your original strings ever become compromised. Balanced two-color black & grey twist BCY Dyna Flight 97 material meets or exceeds factory specs. Sold as a complete string and cable set only. Custom string sets also available.
|Bow Package Maintenance Kit
14"x11" Padded Camo Pouch which holds a handy kit to help keep your bow package in top shooting form. Includes 9-size Archer's Allen Wrench Set, 6-compartment broadhead box, string wax, broadhead wrench, 6 extra inserts and nocks for your arrows, nock installation tool, and FastSet arrow adhesive. Sold only with the purchase of a Ready-to-Hunt package.
|Hips X2 Whitetail Block Target
The Hips X2 Series Whitetail is great for the backyard or camp. With dimensions of 18"x16"x14" the Compact has plenty of shooting surface for sighting in and enough thickness to stop even today's most powerful bows. The perfect portable size you'll love. This target is MAP priced at $79.99, but is available for $20 off ONLY with the purchase of your Ready-to-Hunt Bow Package.
|AWT Cube Hybrid Target
Here's the Big Kahuna for you practice fanatics. By combining a laminated foam shell with a rotatable inner Compression Core the Hybrid Cube stops arrows much like a bag target. Only the foam shell holds the compression core in place, while securing your arrows for scoring, Huge self-repairing 22" wide target stops any arrow with ease. Four unique target faces.
|Some Frequently Asked Questions|
|Q:||Can I make changes, upgrades, additions, or subtractions to this package?|
|A:||You sure can. If you would like to "customize" your Ready-to-Hunt™ package, please just call our sales desk at 877-410-7811 and one of our specialists will be happy to help you make any changes you like. If you prefer, we can also assemble a completely new package using parts you specify. Please contact our sales desk with your "wish list" and we will be happy to give you a custom quote.|
|Q:||When will my bow package arrive?|
|A:||To most locations in the continental United States, the safe answer is 7 to 10 business days. Please note that business days are not calendar days. We put a considerable amount of care and labor into every Ready-to-Hunt™ bow package, as we want to make sure we get it right the FIRST time. So if you're not willing to wait for work to be properly performed, we ask that you not order a Ready-to-Hunt™ Bow Package. We don't perform rushed-quality workmanship under any circumstances.
However, we realize you're anxious to get your order and begin shooting. So we work hard to make sure our bow systems are built and shipped within 5 business days of your order (most ship within 2-3 days). Once completed and shipped, packages are delivered via FedEx Ground within 1-5 business days (delivery time will vary by location of course). Please allow 1-2 days extra time during peak season (August -Sept). Once your bow system ships, you will receive a FedEx tracking number via email. If you have any questions along the way, feel free to call us at 1-877-410-7811 or email us.
|Q:||Do I still get my factory warranty?|
|A:||Absolutely, YES! Hunter's Friend is an authorized Bowtech/Diamond Archery dealership and ALL bows purchased from our store (locally or via mail-order sales) are 100% covered by the factory warranty. Hunter's Friend is also an authorized warranty service center for every brand of bow we sell. If you EVER have a problem with your bow, don't panic ... CALL US FIRST! Over 90% of common problems can be resolved over the phone. If your bow needs warranty repairs, we'll make sure you get the parts and service you need.|
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