I have a few questions regarding bows, and would love to hear opinions.
1: When a bow's weight is given, is it with or without the hair?
2: How many of you prefer the extra stiffness of an octagonal bow?
3: How long does it take to damage a bow by leaving it tight? Obviously, leaving it in a hot car in the summer will kill it pronto, but let's say you leave it tight in your home. Will this really hurt it at all? If so, how long would it take?
4: If a bow IS slightly de-cambered, how would a bow tech know? Putting it another way: Can a good tech evaluate a bow, and somehow know intrinsicly that it will perform better with more camber, or is it more of a "try it and see" approach?
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