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RIGHT HAND VS LEFT HAND BOWS

help buttonCompound bows are made to specifically fit right-handed or left-handed people. They do not interchange. A right handed bow is held in the left hand and drawn back with the right hand. A left-handed bow is held in the right hand and drawn with the left hand. As you might imagine, most right-handed people shoot right-handed bows. Most left-handed people shoot left-handed bows. For most people, it's a pretty simple choice.

However, like most things, there are exceptions to the rule. Some archers choose their bows based on eye-dominance, rather than hand dominance. If you would like to read some expanded discussion on this topic, please read our article on Eye Dominance Conflicts. If you happen to have a hand and eye dominance mismatch (rare), we have some suggestions that might help.

1. If you are a new shooter, by all means, buy a bow that matches your eye-dominance so you can learn to shoot with both eyes open. If you have no old habits to unlearn, you'll probably adapt quickly to the off-handed bow and never know it was supposed to be awkward.

2. But if you are a long-time shooter (archery, rifle, pistol, etc.), and you're already accustom to closing your dominant eye when you shoot, you may find changing to an off-handed bow to be particularly awkward and frustrating. In this case we recommend you not make the change and stick with your current technique. If you still aren't sure, please call our help-desk at 877-410-7811 and we'll help you talk it through.

A SELECTION OF OUR COMPOUND BOW PACKAGES

Parker Eagle

Parker Eagle

RTH Compound Bow Package
$399
Bear Wild

Bear Wild

RTH Compound Bow Package
$499
Bear Cruzer

Bear Cruzer

RTH Compound Bow Package
$499
Bear Shadow Cruzer

Bear Shadow Cruzer

RTH Compound Bow Package
$499
PSE Stinger X

PSE Stinger X

RTH Compound Bow Package
$499
Diamond Infinite Edge<br>Pro

Diamond Infinite Edge
Pro

RTH Compound Bow Package
$525
PSE Brute Force in Camo

PSE Brute Force in Camo

RTH Compound Bow Package
$599
PSE Drive R in Camo

PSE Drive R in Camo

RTH Compound Bow Package
$699
Diamond Deploy SB in Camo

Diamond Deploy SB in Camo

RTH Compound Bow Package
$749
PSE Premonition HD in Black

PSE Premonition HD in Black

RTH Compound Bow Package
$825
Bear Traxx

Bear Traxx

RTH Compound Bow Package
$879
Premonition HD Stiletto

Premonition HD Stiletto

RTH Compound Bow Package
$899
Obsession Knightmare GT

Obsession Knightmare GT

RTH Compound Bow Package
$1199
Obsession Fusion 7

Obsession Fusion 7

RTH Compound Bow Package
$1259
Bowtech RPM 360 w/ Black Limbs

Bowtech RPM 360 w/ Black Limbs

RTH Compound Bow Package
$1279
Bear Escape Shadow

Bear Escape Shadow

RTH Compound Bow Package
$1299
Obsession DefCon M7

Obsession DefCon M7

RTH Compound Bow Package
$1359
Bear Arena 30 Tactical

Bear Arena 30 Tactical

RTH Compound Bow Package
$1399
Obsession DefCon 6

Obsession DefCon 6

RTH Compound Bow Package
$1399
Bear Escape Pro

Bear Escape Pro

RTH Compound Bow Package
$1399
Obsession Fusion 6 Special Ops

Obsession Fusion 6 Special Ops

RTH Compound Bow Package
$1399
PSE Decree HD TI

PSE Decree HD TI

RTH Compound Bow Package
$1495
Bowtech RPM 360 Black Ops

Bowtech RPM 360 Black Ops

RTH Compound Bow Package
$1499
Bowtech BTX

Bowtech BTX

RTH Compound Bow Package
$1499
Obsession Fusion 6 Pro

Obsession Fusion 6 Pro

RTH Compound Bow Package
$1525
Bowtech Prodigy

Bowtech Prodigy

RTH Compound Bow Package
$1549
Bowtech Prodigy Black Ops

Bowtech Prodigy Black Ops

RTH Compound Bow Package
$1599