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#858230 - 08/07/08 03:20 PM Peep Size
bobthebowhunter
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Just curious to know what size others are using. I guess it really depends on the set up. I'm not even sure what I have at the moment. I think it is a little bigger that 1/8. Pretty small anyway. So let me know what your peep size is and how big your sight window is. I am much more accurate with a smaller peep, but with the bigger peep I can see/hunt a lot later.

Edited by bobthebowhunter (08/07/08 03:21 PM)
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#858296 - 08/07/08 04:31 PM Re: Peep Size [Re: bobthebowhunter]
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Just changed from 3/16 to 1/4 and really pleased.
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#858388 - 08/07/08 05:47 PM Re: Peep Size [Re: JDBinTN]
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3/16 is the smallest I can go.
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#858497 - 08/07/08 07:05 PM Re: Peep Size [Re: onebuck]
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1/4
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#858859 - 08/07/08 11:09 PM Re: Peep Size [Re: Buckblaster]
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I use a 3/16" , but it depends on the size of the round sight guard . I want the peep to just surround the outside of the sight guard at full draw to align the peep properly .
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#859642 - 08/08/08 01:39 PM Re: Peep Size [Re: ]
muddyboots
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1/4 here.
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#859845 - 08/08/08 03:16 PM Re: Peep Size [Re: ]
bobthebowhunter
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I'd love to shoot the 1/4 but like radar said it leaves too much space around my sight housing. Guess I just need to scoot my sight as close in as possible then find a happy medium.
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#860395 - 08/09/08 06:17 AM Re: Peep Size [Re: bobthebowhunter]
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 Originally Posted By: bobthebowhunter
I'd love to shoot the 1/4 but like radar said it leaves too much space around my sight housing. Guess I just need to scoot my sight as close in as possible then find a happy medium.

3/16" is a good compromise .
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#861028 - 08/09/08 08:51 PM Re: Peep Size [Re: Radar]
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Well actually just went thru this with a coupkle great Pros the other day. You want your peep to leave just an eclipse of a ring around your pin housing. This alone will make you a better shot.
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#862556 - 08/11/08 06:38 AM Re: Peep Size [Re: bobthebowhunter]
BowGuy84
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1/8 plenty of light and brackets my spot hogg nicely
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