Use this draw length calculator to improve your archery performance. Enter your wingspan and this calculator will determine the proper draw length.

## Draw Length Formula

The following formula is used to calculate a draw length

Draw Length =(Wingspan(inches) – 15″ )/2

DL = (WS – 15) / 2

- Where DL is the draw length
- and WS is your wingspan.

## Draw Length Definition

Draw length is typically the distance from the knock point of your throat to the grip of the bow + 1.75″.

## How to calculate draw length?

How to calculate draw length?

**First, measure your wingspan.**Measure your wingspan in inches.

**Next, plug your wingspan into the formula.**Using the formula above or the calculate, determine your draw length.

## FAQ

**Why is draw length important?**

A proper draw length allows for a maximum tension with the least effort. This leads to better distance on shooting and better accuracy.