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by gerald strine
Tue Sep 07, 2010 10:21 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: firebolt ware
Replies: 4
Views: 607

firebolt ware

I was inspecting my firebolts today and noticed that were they ride the rail their is very noticeable ware marks on the nock end about 1 inch long starting at the insert on both sides of the Fletch but always longer on the same side on every bolt. I always put the same cock feather in the channel as...
by gerald strine
Tue Sep 07, 2010 10:02 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: O/T: Rifle Stock Damage
Replies: 4
Views: 537

Re: O/T: Rifle Stock Damage

You can get tru oil at Cabelas but I believe the Browings have a clear polycoat finish not sure that would work.
I refinished a 12 gauge in tru oil and liked the results easy to work with.
by gerald strine
Tue Sep 07, 2010 9:52 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: First Excal
Replies: 14
Views: 1197

Re: First Excal

I would not worry about a used one look it over good and you may be able to shoot it first if it looks good it most likely is good that is the beauty of the re curve design not much to go wrong plus Excaliber backs up their gear. You will love the bow and reserving is easy with the video links you c...
by gerald strine
Tue Sep 07, 2010 9:40 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Which Broadhead with aluminum inserts?
Replies: 22
Views: 1381

Re: Which Broadhead with aluminum inserts?

I shoot the firebolts with aluminum inserts and slick trick 175 grain head and they fly well and hit where the field points do. the slick trick 175 comes with matching field points.
by gerald strine
Mon Sep 06, 2010 9:27 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: extremely early rut or immature deer ??
Replies: 12
Views: 1513

Re: extremely early rut or immature deer ??

as said, they do that all year long but everyone seldom seems it.. doe mount doe and bucks mount bucks LOL.. just like cattle :lol: :lol: you would be amazed what animals do we seldom see all year:) I was hunting the November riffle season one year when I had a couple of deer come in that I thought...
by gerald strine
Sat Sep 04, 2010 1:03 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Whack! Doe down.
Replies: 40
Views: 2021

Re: Whack! Doe down.

nice job and good looking deer.
by gerald strine
Fri Sep 03, 2010 7:57 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: New hunting buddie arrives:)
Replies: 44
Views: 1973

Re: New hunting buddie arrives:)

You are blessed with a beautiful family.
by gerald strine
Mon Aug 30, 2010 9:39 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Buck and doe at the creek..new PIC of buck
Replies: 14
Views: 766

Re: Buck and doe at the creek..new PIC of buck

looks like 2 nice shooters photoes like that will get you fired up for opening day.
by gerald strine
Mon Aug 30, 2010 9:34 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: IBEX Speed
Replies: 5
Views: 591

Re: IBEX Speed

Welcome Iggy12 were are you from?
by gerald strine
Sun Aug 29, 2010 4:10 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Bolt fletching question...
Replies: 3
Views: 537

Re: Bolt fletching question...

Excaliber crossbows are to be shoot with a flat cap where the string touches the bolt this is the nock. if you are shooting Excaliber fire bolts they use a insert for the rear nock which can except a threaded arrow puller. FOC means front of center referring to the balance of the arrow bolts shoot b...
by gerald strine
Sun Aug 29, 2010 3:58 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: xcal shrit and hat
Replies: 6
Views: 1343

Re: xcal shrit and hat

I know Danny miller has hats but I did not ask about shirts.
by gerald strine
Tue Aug 24, 2010 10:09 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: deer and bear
Replies: 17
Views: 1211

Re: deer and bear

Here is more good advise do not feed the bears unless it is a bait pile of course.
by gerald strine
Tue Aug 24, 2010 10:00 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Painting limbs
Replies: 9
Views: 2984

Re: Painting limbs

I have to ask why would you take the most beautifully camouflaged bow paint it black and then stencil in some leafs and ferns to camo it :?:
by gerald strine
Mon Aug 23, 2010 10:20 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Only seen patents on Internet but none for sale!
Replies: 29
Views: 1904

Re: Only seen patents on Internet but none for sale!

I just purchased a book called ( The book of the cross bow by Ralph Payne-Gallwey) It covers cross bows of the middle ages and has many drawings of such devices but their draw lengths seamed very short. However some people cocked the bow with a S type hook on a belt worn around the waist the string ...
by gerald strine
Mon Aug 23, 2010 9:56 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: No Kid Can Resist A Mud Puddle
Replies: 7
Views: 743

Re: No Kid Can Resist A Mud Puddle

that was great did you shot the video :lol: