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  1. Jesse Broadwater explains the hinge release, aka back tension release

    Jesse Broadwater explains the hinge release, aka back tension release

    When it comes to compound target archery – especially indoor compound target archery – the hinge release might just be the most popular type of release archers use. They like it because it has no trigger, which makes it difficult to “punch.” Often called back-tension releases, hinge releases are made by many manufacturers. Though they vary slightly in design, they...
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  2. Here's your basic guide to archery release aids

    Here's your basic guide to archery release aids

    A good clean release. It's what happens when you correctly let go of the bowstring at full draw, allowing the energy stored in the limbs to be transferred to the arrow, which is propelled down range toward the spot where you're aiming. A clean release is something every archer strives for on every shot. Achieve it, and the bull’s-eyes will...
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