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by JB'STAXIDERMY
Wed Mar 08, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Best long range bolts
Replies: 8
Views: 2496

Re: Best long range bolts

Ok thanks for the info guys ill be ordering some raw shafts and go from there.
by JB'STAXIDERMY
Wed Mar 08, 2017 9:52 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Best long range bolts
Replies: 8
Views: 2496

Re: Best long range bolts

I can build my own bolts thats not a problem. Im just curious how much weight i need up front and how far i need to fletch my bolts from the back of the shaft for long range accuracy.
by JB'STAXIDERMY
Wed Mar 08, 2017 7:47 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Best long range bolts
Replies: 8
Views: 2496

Best long range bolts

Hello everyone hope you all are having a good day. Im going to purchase some custom built bolts. I want to know what would be the best bolts to purchase. Im using an equinox and i want to be able to shoot out to 100yds acurately. My biggest question is what weight inserts to go with. I plan on using...
by JB'STAXIDERMY
Tue Sep 13, 2016 8:17 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: best broadhead for equinox
Replies: 15
Views: 2402

Re: best broadhead for equinox

I shoot the 100grain slick tricks out of my equinox but im using the stock firebolts... they shoot good i just have to adjust my scope to my broadheads and they are good to go...
by JB'STAXIDERMY
Fri Sep 09, 2016 11:04 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Feedback on hunting arrow combinations
Replies: 11
Views: 1347

Feedback on hunting arrow combinations

Goodmorning everyone I'm looking for some feedback on everyone's arrow and broadhead combination. Im shooting the stock firebolts with 100 gr slick tricks. They work well but they dont shoot the same as my field points to be able to hit the mark with my broadheads my field tips hit 3 or 4 in high. S...
by JB'STAXIDERMY
Thu Sep 08, 2016 6:46 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Accuracy and speed help
Replies: 11
Views: 1346

Re: Accuracy and speed help

Ok guys i fixedthe arrow retention spring to have more pressure on the arrow to where it dosent move freely ... so now maybe i want have any missfires I hope thanks for all the help
by JB'STAXIDERMY
Wed Sep 07, 2016 1:59 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Accuracy and speed help
Replies: 11
Views: 1346

Re: Accuracy and speed help

Thanks for all the help guys and no i didnt use a cronograph i just went by the numbers on the scope and i will add some more pressure to my retention spring to prevent any missfires.... this ia qhy i live this forum so much you can get quality answers in a timely fashion
by JB'STAXIDERMY
Wed Sep 07, 2016 1:05 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Accuracy and speed help
Replies: 11
Views: 1346

Re: Accuracy and speed help

Yes you are correct paul would the arrow retention spring not holding the bolt firmly in place make me have such a drastic change in my speed on my scope ... and how will the retention spring cause a partial or full dry fire.
by JB'STAXIDERMY
Wed Sep 07, 2016 12:39 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Accuracy and speed help
Replies: 11
Views: 1346

Re: Accuracy and speed help

So basically your saying that if i loose a couple fps through my bow that on my scope it could show more than a couple fps. And thankyou for telling me the proper name of the arrow holder lol....
by JB'STAXIDERMY
Wed Sep 07, 2016 12:11 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Accuracy and speed help
Replies: 11
Views: 1346

Accuracy and speed help

Ok so I have been trying different things to my equinox to suppress some of the noise. I bought a dr. Stirrup kit with everything but the bumpers.shot my bow and the speed and accuracy didnt change. I bought some lumenoks and read about taking some shrink tubing and put on the arrow holder ( dont kn...
by JB'STAXIDERMY
Thu Aug 18, 2016 9:30 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Dr strirrup loss in speed if any?
Replies: 8
Views: 1353

Re: Dr strirrup loss in speed if any?

Thanks Sew for the info will be investing in one of these soon
by JB'STAXIDERMY
Thu Aug 18, 2016 6:51 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Dr strirrup loss in speed if any?
Replies: 8
Views: 1353

Re: Dr strirrup loss in speed if any?

Not trying to thread hi jack but how much of an improvement on cocking and noise reduction would the Dr Stirrup kit offer me
by JB'STAXIDERMY
Mon Nov 16, 2015 10:07 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: equinox does the job
Replies: 19
Views: 1929

Re: equinox does the job

Well sorry guys i didnt take any pics because i was too excited about caring my 8 yr old son in his first hunt and he scored on a spike if someone could help me on how to post a pic of his kill i would greatly appreciate it
by JB'STAXIDERMY
Sun Nov 15, 2015 11:17 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: equinox does the job
Replies: 19
Views: 1929

equinox does the job

Morning guys and gals a little late posting but heres my hunting story. I hit the woods friday morning in a new area i was familiar with but have never hunted it. I had always walked thriugh there headed to my other spots. So i get settled in a tree a half hour before daylight and as soon as it gets...
by JB'STAXIDERMY
Fri Nov 06, 2015 7:17 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: View from Doghouse Blind
Replies: 15
Views: 1744

Re: View from Doghouse Blind

If i was sitting in that blind i would probably fall asleep and wake up and see the decoy and shoot it hahaha ...... goood luck