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by Houndsman
Sat Mar 07, 2009 3:40 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Sax don't quit the forum
Replies: 98
Views: 34622

I'm pretty new here too and learned alot about crossbows here from many of the members.I don't post alot on any of the forums I belong to,beagle forums,high school and college wrestling forums,various hunting and shooting forums,etc.They all have one thing in common though,eventually a coward who hi...
by Houndsman
Sun Mar 01, 2009 6:14 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Meet Teeka..
Replies: 37
Views: 4372

Good luck with the new pup.
by Houndsman
Mon Feb 23, 2009 6:03 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Series of 11 bullet impacts, high speed camera.
Replies: 7
Views: 1058

Very neat.I was suprised how the bullet seemed to continue on a straight path after being hit while in flight.
by Houndsman
Mon Feb 23, 2009 10:20 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: be careful what you post
Replies: 21
Views: 2710

As hunters we have enough problems with the anti hunters and gun grabbers,now something like this using archery equipment.These guys should NEVER be allowed to puchase a hunting license again.
by Houndsman
Thu Feb 19, 2009 1:07 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Some questions about Beagles..
Replies: 38
Views: 5638

Pydpiper, It sounds to me that you are looking for a versatile dog that would fill many needs, companion,hunter,tracker,good with kids etc.I would suggest you look into a German Shorthair Pointer.They are a very versatile and can be trained to be very obedient.In the hunt tests they are required to ...
by Houndsman
Wed Feb 18, 2009 7:31 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Some questions about Beagles..
Replies: 38
Views: 5638

Pydpiper, I have hunted and participated in field trials with beagles for over thirty years.I always have 6-10 beagles here in my kennel and they are great little dogs.I know people who have them strictly as indoor pets and they love them as they are affectionate dogs and generally very good with ki...
by Houndsman
Mon Feb 16, 2009 6:29 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Baiting?
Replies: 14
Views: 1439

We use mostly Sweet Potatoes or Sugar Beets.There are too many Turkeys to use corn,unless you can find it still on the cob.
by Houndsman
Sun Feb 15, 2009 9:36 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: STS AND GP MOUNT
Replies: 13
Views: 2108

I just mounted the Ground Pounder mount and STS on my Vortex this week.I found some ideas here on the forum and it worked fine.I bought bolts 1/4" longer than the ones that came with the Ground Pounder(the bottom bolts) and screwed them tight into the STS.Insert through the holes in the Bow and scre...
by Houndsman
Fri Feb 13, 2009 8:05 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Eastern Sports and Outdoor Show.
Replies: 4
Views: 795

We went on Wed. and had to wait in alot of traffic as we got closer to the show.Had to park in a lot about a half mile away and take a shuttle bus to the show.Crowded inside but still a great show for hunters and fisherman.We go every year,spend some money on things I don't really need,have a good t...
by Houndsman
Thu Feb 12, 2009 3:26 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: New Goodies
Replies: 1
Views: 447

New Goodies

My new Vortex is starting to take shape.I added a Groundpounder mount and ordered a couple of Boo strings.Taking Don's advice I just finished mounting an STS system that I bought at the Eastern Sportsman Show in Harrisburg PA yesterday.Also had to buy a new case,arrow puller and a half dozen more Ex...
by Houndsman
Thu Feb 05, 2009 1:19 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: New Vortex
Replies: 4
Views: 818

New Vortex

I just finished putting together my new Vortex and the Right Stuff package with the Vari-Zone scope.I had already ordered a Groundpounder mount and that is installed also.What a nice setup,very well made and fits me perfect.Just reading this forum for a couple of months helped me to make my decision...
by Houndsman
Fri Jan 23, 2009 5:04 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: off topic physics question
Replies: 20
Views: 3046

Both bullets hit the ground at the same time only if this experiment could be performed in a vacum.
by Houndsman
Sat Jan 17, 2009 4:41 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Ontario
Replies: 4
Views: 927

I've been going up to northern Ontario to deer hunt for the last 10 years.The weather isn't too bad in Nov. Although a few years ago we did have on day start out at -7 farenheit.The Wolves are really getting thick up there.
by Houndsman
Fri Jan 16, 2009 6:35 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: What To Buy ?
Replies: 9
Views: 980

What To Buy ?

Let me start off by saying I'm new here and will hopefully be buying my first crossbow soon.All indications are we will soon have crossbows made legal for Deer hunting here in N.J.I've decided to buy an Excalibur crossbow,my question is what one to buy.I can't decide between the Vortex or the Equino...