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by gerald strine
Tue Mar 16, 2021 8:36 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Lady Nip serves up a perfect closer with a side of oh %$#&!
Replies: 10
Views: 455

Re: Lady Nip serves up a perfect closer with a side of oh %$#&!

Wow that was a close call ,glade it worked out ok for you.
At least the fishing was good and you have a story to remember.
by gerald strine
Tue Mar 16, 2021 4:51 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Are fiberglass bolts safe for matrix/micro bows?
Replies: 8
Views: 384

Re: Are fiberglass bolts safe for matrix/micro bows?

I can not shed any light on your question as I have not used any fiberglass bolts. However in my hunting time afield I have come to the conclusion that high power cross bows are not suited for small game ,to much power , to many lost bolts , damaged bolts , damaged heads make it not worth while. If ...
by gerald strine
Tue Jan 12, 2021 5:02 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Remove string for off-season ?
Replies: 14
Views: 1055

Re: Remove string for off-season ?

No need unstring leave it ready to go and practice every now and then.
by gerald strine
Tue Jan 12, 2021 3:25 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Question
Replies: 3
Views: 413

Re: Question

Try Wayvern Creations I think he has them.
https://www.wyverncreations.com/

Phone: 603-659-0575
by gerald strine
Sun Jan 10, 2021 12:27 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Hats off to Excalibur
Replies: 33
Views: 1946

Re: Hats off to Excalibur

Does anyone know the fps of the Twin Striker ?
by gerald strine
Sat Nov 28, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: FOC Question
Replies: 5
Views: 736

Re: FOC Question

This may be a bit easier method to determine foc . I just did mine using a yard stick on edge to balance on and my foc is 17.5 with a XX75 2219 ,175 gr Slick trick standard aluminum insert , plastic nock and blazer veins out of a 350 Matrix. Looks like I could go to the 150 grain head if I had to bu...
by gerald strine
Sat Nov 28, 2020 1:54 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: My buck luck continues
Replies: 27
Views: 1747

Re: My buck luck continues

Nice and wide great buck, congratulations.
by gerald strine
Fri Nov 27, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: The Kid doing his Euro Mount
Replies: 27
Views: 1924

Re: The Kid doing his Euro Mount

I have been doing Euro mounts for many years and some times the nose bones fall off no big deal I just glue them on with clear craft glue or fletch tight. As for the boiling I use water , dish soap and borax powder a few water changes between scraping. For final whitening 40 volume peroxide that is ...
by gerald strine
Fri Nov 27, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: How much for a Vortex?
Replies: 18
Views: 1568

Re: How much for a Vortex?

I would buy a used one in the states or Canada and pay the shipping. Try Ebay in the U.S.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Excalibur-Vortex-Crossbow-with-Scope-and-with-Extras-See-Images/154201700510?hash=item23e723389e:g:4T4AAOSwoJBftZU-
by gerald strine
Fri Nov 27, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Finally shot a buck
Replies: 20
Views: 1675

Re: Finally shot a buck

Nice rack , great buck.
by gerald strine
Tue Nov 24, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Cocking rope failure
Replies: 19
Views: 1893

Re: Cocking rope failure

Good luck with that I have been waiting 4 weeks and still nothing not even a call back. Ever since this company was sold it’s gone bad. I have always been a supporter for Excalibur in all the other hunting sites but I can’t do it any more. I own a Phoenix, Ibex, and a 380. But I think I will try an...
by gerald strine
Tue Nov 24, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Cocking rope failure
Replies: 19
Views: 1893

Re: Cocking rope failure

Use your string changer is my first thought.
by gerald strine
Mon Nov 23, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: New Member
Replies: 22
Views: 1375

Re: New Member

Welcome to the forum nice to have you here.
This is a great place to learn , ask questions and share experiences.
by gerald strine
Sun Nov 22, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Got me a Vortex Coming
Replies: 68
Views: 6916

Re: Got me a Vortex Coming

xcaliber wrote:
Sun Nov 22, 2020 4:48 pm
Well of course USPS has somehow lost track of the package! :eusa-popcorn:
They will find it sooner or latter it is probably berried under some absentee ballots :D .
by gerald strine
Sun Nov 22, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: The Longhorn
Replies: 21
Views: 1763

Re: The Longhorn

That is one tuff bull thanks for the story.