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by USAF Ret in Wis
Sat Dec 01, 2018 8:21 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: X Shocks flew off
Replies: 17
Views: 1389

Re: X Shocks flew off

longbow joe wrote:
Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:45 pm
Lol lolololol. That's why they call em "ex" cause you usta have em like an ex wife or girlfriend same thing all of em are useless.
:clap: :lol: thanks
by USAF Ret in Wis
Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:49 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: X Shocks flew off
Replies: 17
Views: 1389

Re: X Shocks flew off

ha, maybe I'll just not worry about it!!! :thumbup:
by USAF Ret in Wis
Fri Nov 30, 2018 9:14 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: X Shocks flew off
Replies: 17
Views: 1389

Re: X Shocks flew off

I finally cleaned my limbs with acetone then applied a small drop of insert glue (crazy glue) and reapplied the Ex-Shox. Let them sit 24 hours to dry. They haven’t moved since then! This was my third set that flew off the limbs even when applied per directions! Good luck! Thanks for that tip! I'll ...
by USAF Ret in Wis
Fri Nov 30, 2018 9:00 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: X Shocks flew off
Replies: 17
Views: 1389

Re: X Shocks flew off

thanks :)
by USAF Ret in Wis
Fri Nov 30, 2018 7:37 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: X Shocks flew off
Replies: 17
Views: 1389

X Shocks flew off

Wednesday, after our hunt, I let my buddy shoot it instead of decocking. It was 26 degrees, and the X Shocks flew off.

Any suggestions on where to buy new ones and how to keep that from happening again?

Thanks.
by USAF Ret in Wis
Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: New to Excalibur
Replies: 23
Views: 1753

Re: New to Excalibur

Welcome to the forum and what great information. I just purchased an Assassin as well and everyone has answered most of my questions and even given numbers to call. @USAF where were you stationed and afsc? I was a 605 in a Mobile Aerial Port for 4 years, then recruited for 19, my last 11 years as a...
by USAF Ret in Wis
Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:55 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: My 2018 buck . My biggest ever Matrix 380
Replies: 41
Views: 2667

Re: My 2018 buck . My biggest ever Matrix 380

Wow, great buck. Congrats!!!
by USAF Ret in Wis
Mon Nov 26, 2018 6:56 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Scope Suggestions?
Replies: 11
Views: 923

Re: Scope Suggestions?

From what I understand, these are Hawke scopes made for Trophy Ridge: SpeedComp XV530IR Crossbow Scope

I have 2 on my Scorpyds, and like them. I think I paid $114 for them off , vs $299 for a Hawke
by USAF Ret in Wis
Mon Nov 26, 2018 6:50 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Tagged out and a lively 24 hours
Replies: 23
Views: 1731

Re: Tagged out and a lively 24 hours

Congrats, that's a cool 24 hours!!! 8)
by USAF Ret in Wis
Sat Nov 24, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Rangefinder or No Rangefinder
Replies: 27
Views: 1731

Re: Rangefinder or No Rangefinder

thelopeztribe wrote:
Sat Nov 24, 2018 10:04 am
USAF Ret in Wis wrote:
Sat Nov 24, 2018 8:54 am
I use my golf rangefinder, works great, and use it all summer too 8)
ha!! I was wondering about doing that...LOL...Which one do you have?
I have the Bushnell Tour v3, its 2 years old, but works great.
by USAF Ret in Wis
Sat Nov 24, 2018 8:54 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Rangefinder or No Rangefinder
Replies: 27
Views: 1731

Re: Rangefinder or No Rangefinder

I use my golf rangefinder, works great, and use it all summer too 8)
by USAF Ret in Wis
Fri Nov 23, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: OT Where were you 11/22/1963
Replies: 19
Views: 1180

Re: OT Where were you 11/22/1963

NOt sure, as I wasn't a glimmer in the ol man's eye until approx Nov 1964 :lol:
by USAF Ret in Wis
Fri Nov 23, 2018 9:00 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: New to Excalibur
Replies: 23
Views: 1753

Re: New to Excalibur

I vote for the slick trick broad heads I use the x bow trick with great results, accurate and deadly , never malfunctions, very tough head. I really liked Slick Tricks with my vertical bow, but have a dumb question, How do you pull them out of a target? I have a Rinehart Crossbow 2 go target and al...
by USAF Ret in Wis
Wed Nov 21, 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: New to Excalibur
Replies: 23
Views: 1753

Re: New to Excalibur

Thanks for all the replies and info :thumbup:
by USAF Ret in Wis
Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:09 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: New to Excalibur
Replies: 23
Views: 1753

Re: New to Excalibur

Thanks guys.

I have a stringer, and Black Eagle arrows. I have both Slick Trick and Truglo 4 blade expandable heads. Any suggestions on which to use?

Also, I have 2 Scorpyd Orions to go with this Assassin, so not sure when I'll 'need' my next crossbow :thumbup: