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by Cityboy
Fri Sep 16, 2016 7:31 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Arrow and Bow combinations of forum members
Replies: 73
Views: 43564

Re: Arrow and Bow combinations of forum members

Excal Phoenix
18" BEzs
80gr insert
blazer vanes
125gr G5's
395gr total weight
exceptional accuracy !
by Cityboy
Sat Oct 17, 2015 10:56 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Phoenix hard case
Replies: 11
Views: 1148

Re: Phoenix hard case

i got a $50 soft case from Gander for my Phoenix...no issues.
by Cityboy
Sun Oct 11, 2015 9:43 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Does it really make sense?
Replies: 51
Views: 4486

Re: Does it really make sense?

being new to the hunt i made sure i had all my ducks in a row for an Oct. 1st opener, by the end of August. everything except the 4 arrows xcaliber made for me in Sept. but that was because i lost 4 or 5 while practicing and i had cheapo Beaman arrows. also a carpenter, ive seen many folks wait last...
by Cityboy
Wed Oct 07, 2015 11:43 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: shooting with the axiom today! question about bolt weight.
Replies: 6
Views: 790

Re: shooting with the axiom today! question about bolt weigh

i am fairly new to the world of crossbows but looking at the specs of your Axiom & my Phoenix, they are about the same. i just had xcaliber make me 4 arrows...18" zombie slayers, 80gr brass insert, with 125gr Muzzy BH for a 390gr total weight. had a double lung pass through on a doe @ 35 yards. thes...
by Cityboy
Tue Oct 06, 2015 11:25 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: first shot of the season
Replies: 15
Views: 1576

first shot of the season

so i started my season the eve of opening day in Michigan. the wind was NOT cooperating. Thurs.-Sat. it was windy as hell. Sunday things calmed down a bit so out to my cousin's ground blind i went. at around 7:15pm a nice doe comes in to munch on some corn. so i took my shot and she took off like a ...
by Cityboy
Fri Sep 18, 2015 9:05 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: My first with the Micro
Replies: 20
Views: 1479

Re: My first with the Micro

is that Ray Romano's brother ? j/k
congrats on the freezer fill.
by Cityboy
Tue Sep 15, 2015 12:21 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: In need of an American friend LOL
Replies: 6
Views: 797

Re: In need of an American friend LOL

im a couple hours south of Sault Ste. Marie , Canada (if it matters)and would gladly help ya out.
by Cityboy
Mon Sep 14, 2015 12:07 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Homemade Scent Killer
Replies: 20
Views: 1735

Re: Homemade Scent Killer

peroxide, baking soda, & a lil soap is also a home remedy for the dog when sprayed by a skunk.
by Cityboy
Sun Sep 13, 2015 3:45 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: questions
Replies: 4
Views: 485

questions

im shooting a Pheonix and have some questions. what is the best length arrow for this bow ? i currently have 20" Firebolts but plan to order some Zombies & use 125g fixed broadheads. is there a particular string i need for this bow ? or can i use the same as other bows ? plan to upgrade string befor...
by Cityboy
Thu Sep 10, 2015 12:12 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Which fixed blade 125grs do you use?
Replies: 19
Views: 1814

Re: Which fixed blade 125grs do you use?

Muzzy 125g 3 blade
by Cityboy
Thu Sep 10, 2015 1:34 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: String Height?
Replies: 8
Views: 922

Re: String Height?

welcome to the forums MM. first thing your going to need is a stringing rope. your string needs to be 3/16"-1/4" off the bumpers. do NOT shoot your bow until you have it adjusted. this is called adjusting the brace height. read this thread and watch this video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-zWUFfO...
by Cityboy
Mon Sep 07, 2015 11:49 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Stupid weak targets!
Replies: 28
Views: 2176

Re: Stupid weak targets!

pieces of old carpet in front of the target. add pieces until they(arrows) stop where ya want em to.
is what my target is made of....inside a cardboard box.
by Cityboy
Sat Aug 29, 2015 9:40 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: FNG W/Plenty of Questions
Replies: 24
Views: 1943

Re: FNG W/Plenty of Questions

x2 on the MX3's
by Cityboy
Fri Aug 28, 2015 9:12 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: introduction
Replies: 22
Views: 1483

introduction

howdy ya'll. new to Xbow hunting and hunting in general. i own an all stock Excal Pheonix. its not top notch in the Excalibur line but i have to say, this thing is accurate as hell @ 40 yards. plus the price was right. im a transplant to northern Mich. from the Detroit area. bow opener is less than ...