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by xpert1111
Tue Dec 26, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Replacing REDS
Replies: 22
Views: 809

Re: Replacing REDS

Pad vice grip jaws w leather, grip stud where rubber was, tap on vice grips w hammer. Maybe a slight twist w vice grips. This will let you get them out and shouldn't harm anything. Exactly what I did after spraying PB Blaster in the set screw holes and letting it sit for several hours. FINALLY came...
by xpert1111
Tue Dec 26, 2017 8:56 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Replacing REDS
Replies: 22
Views: 809

Re: Replacing REDS

xcaliber wrote:
Tue Dec 26, 2017 8:48 am
Set screws are removed, correct? Maybe put some penetrating oil in the holes and let it work for a few days.
Yes of course. I'll try the oil suggestion
by xpert1111
Tue Dec 26, 2017 8:43 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Replacing REDS
Replies: 22
Views: 809

Re: Replacing REDS

Going to try again this week. These things don't budge at all
by xpert1111
Sat Dec 23, 2017 9:32 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Replacing REDS
Replies: 22
Views: 809

Re: Replacing REDS

:D :D :D
by xpert1111
Sat Dec 23, 2017 9:24 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Replacing REDS
Replies: 22
Views: 809

Re: Replacing REDS

Never touched them, they are original install from the factory. I tried channel locks as well they're not budging I'm just going to swap out the pads.
by xpert1111
Sat Dec 23, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Replacing REDS
Replies: 22
Views: 809

Replacing REDS

Looking for some input on replacing REDS on Matrix 380. The replacement set I bought comes with the rubber pads as well as the post that install on the bow. The new posts are flat, the existing posts are round, sort of a ball with a small flat end. The problem is I cannot remove the old posts from t...
by xpert1111
Sat Nov 25, 2017 11:27 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Deadringer broadheads
Replies: 11
Views: 641

Re: Deadringer broadheads

I went to acadamy sports today to purchase some new broad heads. Did some research and decided to buy some dead ringers, acadamy sports is trying to give them away! The two blade extreme is selling for $14 a pack, and the freak nasty are selling for $34 a pack, I jumped on that one quick, so anyone...
by xpert1111
Sat Nov 25, 2017 11:26 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Deadringer broadheads
Replies: 11
Views: 641

Re: Deadringer broadheads

Today 7:15am. Same exact broadhead in my 1st post. Didn't even resharpen.

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by xpert1111
Sat Nov 25, 2017 4:51 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Deadringer broadheads
Replies: 11
Views: 641

Re: Deadringer broadheads

worked fine for me. fly like field points. I would recommend the 3 blade. 2 blade anything has never left a good blood trail for me.

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by xpert1111
Mon Nov 20, 2017 8:19 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: 1st attempt at hydro dipping
Replies: 12
Views: 774

Re: 1st attempt at hydro dipping

Boo wrote:
Fri Nov 10, 2017 3:37 pm
Looks pretty good! Did you just follow the instructions from a kit or did Utube help?
YouTube
by xpert1111
Fri Nov 10, 2017 9:15 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: 1st attempt at hydro dipping
Replies: 12
Views: 774

1st attempt at hydro dipping

Instead of bleaching this time I tried my hand at hydro dipping.

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by xpert1111
Thu Nov 09, 2017 4:56 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Matrix 380 sometimes doesn't cock all the way
Replies: 7
Views: 651

Re: Matrix 380 sometimes doesn't cock all the way

Bow is never in safe mode. My friend has the 380 as well and it happens to his too. Not often.
by xpert1111
Wed Nov 08, 2017 8:05 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Matrix 380 sometimes doesn't cock all the way
Replies: 7
Views: 651

Matrix 380 sometimes doesn't cock all the way

Once in a while and I see no rhyme or reason my Matrix 380 does not cock all the way. It sometimes doesn't catch the trigger but only the anti dry fire latch. When i try to cock it when this happens it will not. I have to pull up on one handle as if I am trying to decock, press the anti dry fire rel...
by xpert1111
Sat Jul 29, 2017 10:56 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Trigger Tech Recall
Replies: 0
Views: 544

Trigger Tech Recall

Trigger Tech issued a recall for many of their triggers. Check out link I attached.

TriggerTech Recalls Crossbow Triggers Due to Injury Hazard
http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases ... 87160.html
by xpert1111
Sun Jul 23, 2017 8:25 pm
Forum: Trading Post
Topic: Slave String Stringers Made Pic
Replies: 41
Views: 9329

Re: Slave String Stringers Made Pic

How do these loops compare to the hard plastic ones? Are they secure?