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by Cat power
Sat Dec 02, 2017 11:02 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: The perfect crossbow scope reticle
Replies: 21
Views: 735

Re: The perfect crossbow scope reticle

2-7 Leupold VXR with illuminated fire dot reticle and M1 elevation turret

Hope to have 1 soon for my ravin
by Cat power
Sat Dec 02, 2017 6:18 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: questions about a new scope
Replies: 28
Views: 1186

Re: questions about a new scope

Leupold VXR scopes are illuminated.

My Hawke was new this year. I don't know what it is worth, but I will sell it to you. I'm tagged out on bucks and done for the season.
by Cat power
Fri Dec 01, 2017 7:31 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: questions about a new scope
Replies: 28
Views: 1186

Re: questions about a new scope

For those who have posted here who are unhappy with their XB 30's and would prefer a Leupold Crossbones I have a very nice one I'll trade you for that "crappy old Hawke XB30 PRO." :wink: I live very close to the Leupold plant in Beaverton Ore . I have 2 Leupold spotting scopes, a set of Gold Ring 8...
by Cat power
Tue Nov 28, 2017 6:15 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: questions about a new scope
Replies: 28
Views: 1186

Re: questions about a new scope

I have an XB30pro on one of my set ups. Everything else I own has leupold crossbones on them . To be brutally honest the hawke scope leaves a lot to be desired in a high priced scope. Optics quality is like looking through a fishbowl with crosshairs. The reticle is way too busy with more hash marks...
by Cat power
Tue Oct 10, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Looking to update my scope
Replies: 22
Views: 1539

Re: Looking to update my scope

I recently bought the Hawke XB30 Pro, and I'm not liking it as much as I thought would. Cluttered reticle is beyond annoying and it is the hardest scope I have ever seen to get behind. It's almost impossible for my to get a full picture in it without moving my head all around. I tried the Hawke ring...
by Cat power
Thu Aug 31, 2017 5:49 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Friend of mine bought a ravin crossbow
Replies: 22
Views: 1290

Re: Friend of mine bought a ravin crossbow

I just received my New Ravin r9.
pretty impressive bow IMO. Time will tell how well it hold up. Sold a perfectly good Ibex
by Cat power
Fri Aug 11, 2017 7:30 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Rage hypodermics
Replies: 20
Views: 3044

Re: Rage hypodermics

I plan on using the 100 grain crossbow Hypodermic outta my Ravin R9 this fall.
by Cat power
Sat Feb 21, 2015 7:06 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: reflex sight
Replies: 32
Views: 2483

Re: reflex sight

If you like a reflex sight in the last minutes of shooting hours, over a scope. More power to ya.

I've used both and there is no comparison. Give me a Leupold VXR 2-7
by Cat power
Fri Feb 20, 2015 7:50 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: reflex sight
Replies: 32
Views: 2483

Re: reflex sight

Jray wrote:
Cat power wrote:Aimpoint is what I would try.

I tried a Burris Fast Fire II and hated it. Can't see at dawn and dusk
Can't see what? The dot or target?
The target

Thought that was self explanatory
by Cat power
Thu Feb 19, 2015 7:12 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: reflex sight
Replies: 32
Views: 2483

Re: reflex sight

Aimpoint is what I would try.

I tried a Burris Fast Fire II and hated it. Can't see at dawn and dusk
by Cat power
Thu Dec 18, 2014 5:50 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Who else is shooting an old school Excalibur?
Replies: 37
Views: 3328

Re: Who else is shooting an old school Excalibur?

I am currently hunting with an Ibex crossbow. It has served itself very well, but I'm selling it to buy a Micro very soon.
by Cat power
Fri Nov 14, 2014 6:21 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: What to Sell?
Replies: 18
Views: 1341

Re: What to Sell?

I would sell the Exomax.

I have an Ibex that I'm going to sell to buy the Micro.
by Cat power
Wed Oct 15, 2014 4:47 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Best Rut Scents and Attractants...
Replies: 17
Views: 1030

Re: Best Rut Scents and Attractants...

I've been using 307 last couple trips out. I'm becoming a believer real quick.
by Cat power
Wed Oct 08, 2014 7:52 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Ibex
Replies: 9
Views: 634

Re: Ibex

Love mine
by Cat power
Tue Oct 07, 2014 5:21 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: shot a big 9 point
Replies: 28
Views: 1288

Re: shot a big 9 point

That deer dander is incredible stuff.

Nice buck