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by foofoo
Sat Mar 21, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Re Dot sights
Replies: 9
Views: 277

Re: Re Dot sights

200$ is a good budget but dont know of red dots with different reticles unless its the cheapest imports on ebay that i wouldnt trust. i have tried quite a few. the Bushnell TRS25 is a good budget red dot but the 3moa size dot for me was a little on the big size and covered too much of the target. it...
by foofoo
Thu Mar 19, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: mossberg slug gun
Replies: 11
Views: 294

Re: mossberg slug gun

usually the 500-s have a cantelever scope base.its a scope base that is part of the barrel. never seen a drilled and tapped barrel. some of the receivers are tapped.i have a 20 guage 500 that i will put against any fancy slugger. my brother has a 12 guager that easily groups at 100 yards. the bad ne...
by foofoo
Sun Mar 15, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: What Turkey Call For A Beginner?
Replies: 46
Views: 806

Re: What Turkey Call For A Beginner?

start off with the box call and go to a glass/aluminium or slate if you just wanna try something different. mouth calls are fun butfor a beginner all it will do is turn you blue. lol...more important to scout your areas and put them to bed if you can. like deer calls less is more and they will pop u...
by foofoo
Fri Mar 06, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: UPDATE: Micro use in WV is now legal.
Replies: 9
Views: 790

Re: UPDATE: Micro use in WV is now legal.

i luv my 335-355Micros so much i wouldda just used 18" arrows. my stock arrows stick out past anyway. good goin! silly laws.
by foofoo
Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Check out this deal
Replies: 14
Views: 968

Re: Check out this deal

great deal thanks for the heads up! the claws in the back might be an issue in my state. damage to trees is a ticket offense. the early (20 plus years ago) ladder stands use to have points on the back bars like that. the stands ive left in all year i leave a little room for the tree to grow in the o...
by foofoo
Sun Feb 09, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: piebald deer
Replies: 13
Views: 674

Re: piebald deer

there are quite a few in my area and this time of year can be seen in small herds there maybe a few in the group. that said ive never seen one hunting and theyd probly get the pass from me. they tend to hang around the feeders behind the houses.
by foofoo
Sun Feb 02, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Limb 'strap' question
Replies: 6
Views: 559

Re: Limb 'strap' question

there are at least 3 types of limbs strap ferrules i know of not sure which model goes to what thickness limb. i just install them as they come with the limbs.i know its hard to tell but the grey one on the left has different edge. the one way to the right is much shorter than the other 2. https://i...
by foofoo
Fri Nov 29, 2019 10:32 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Compound Crossbows
Replies: 40
Views: 5266

Re: Compound Crossbows

if you get one with a good track record and set up properly and know what to look for i see them pretty darn reliable. i dont hunt with compound verticles or crossbows anymore but they can get pricey especially if your changing strings and cables. thats why i dont use them anymore. if your replacing...
by foofoo
Sun Nov 24, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: First Use of The Hawk Crawler
Replies: 49
Views: 1583

Re: First Use of The Hawk Crawler

i dont grab it by the wheel axel . i tried from the sides and it chomps down on you like a crazy carnival ride....there should probably be a locking pin but guess i can always add one. not sure if this thing will be used that much anyway. my plastic sled is light as a feather and i get to leave it l...
by foofoo
Sat Nov 23, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: First Use of The Hawk Crawler
Replies: 49
Views: 1583

Re: First Use of The Hawk Crawler

curious too. i bought one because of the press these things have been getting but after putting it together have concerns and would love any feedback. first of all this thing his wayyyyy heavier than any deer cart i have owned or used. can see it being a chore just getting in and out of the vehicle....
by foofoo
Fri Nov 08, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: New 2020 Bows!
Replies: 29
Views: 1623

Re: New 2020 Bows!

watched the videos.im sure the limbs will be just fine. not sure why they think being able to take down a bow is a feature everyone wants. i never even think of it although on long trips i keep a broken down Mega 405 for backup. i find putting it together not an issue. the weight of those 400 models...
by foofoo
Thu Nov 07, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Bow Accident, What Next?
Replies: 47
Views: 1901

Re: Bow Accident, What Next?

never had a issue with quills.i have nicer arrows too but i think there fine for hunting. they have the 3 white vanes so you just rotate and mark an x with a sharpie on the odd vane when you get them to group close. the biggest thing i see is shooting the actual arrow your using with your broadhead ...
by foofoo
Wed Oct 23, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Exocet and Cheekpiece
Replies: 8
Views: 311

Re: Exocet and Cheekpiece

i bought one from danny miller and he grinded the fins for me. not sure but dont think he charged extra.
by foofoo
Sun Oct 20, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Should I doctor Scrapes
Replies: 20
Views: 781

Re: Should I doctor Scrapes

although scrapes can be productive ive found other than being excited finding them you can spend alotta time sitting on them. i believe the scientific reports show that they mostly visit them in the dark. best to find the does. if theres a hot one in the area and they pass thru you can bet a buck wi...
by foofoo
Mon Oct 07, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Limb pocket fittment
Replies: 6
Views: 380

Re: Limb pocket fittment

Dawn has already replied. just never seen this before and wanna be safe. as always great customer service lightning fast!