Review: PSE Archery’s Surge Compound Bow

PSE Archery - Surge Bow PackageOne of the popular compound bows of in the market is the Surge model, by PSE Archery.

If you are looking for some more details on this bow, and how it handles, then you have come to the right place.

We’ll cover how it shoots, how it feels, who it’s for, and why would you purchase it.

How It Feels

The first thing you may want to know is that the PSE Surge compound bow is a bit heavier compared to the average compound bow. However, the weight difference is not that big, if that worries you.

The bow weights at 4 and 1/3 pounds. This is only a small difference compared to the 4 lbs compound bows of most hunters are used to.

The bow has a tendency to rock slightly forward because of the top load. Overall, the bow does feel comfortable.

The real highlight of the bow is the grips. It feels nice, sturdy and gives you a feeling of control.

How It Shoots

Without a stabilizer, holding the PSE Surge steady might be a bit challenging. Also, you may feel a little “jump” when firing this bow and hint of hand shock is present. With all the being said, taking into consideration its price, it does offer a great performance to price ratio.

Who This Bow Is For

The PSE Surge is a great bow for anyone who is on a tight budget, but still wants a bow that fires and feels good. Also, the bow may also be great as an introductory bow for anyone who is thinking of owning a compound bow.

Should You Buy the Surge?

If there is one reason why you should purchase the PSE Surge Bow Package – it offers a great value for your money. While it’s true that it’s not the best performing compound bow, but considering its performance and the price it comes, you can hardly complain.